Website Success Accessibility Best Practices

Website Accessibility Best Practices

It’s easy to take the accessibility of the web for granted. Without any disabilities to overcome, you probably have little trouble using the various websites…

Why track with Google Analytics?

Why Track Goals with Google Analytics?

For millions of website owners, tracking their site’s performance with Google Analytics is a regular part of their process. But why do so many site…

WP plugins for small businesses

​​Five Most Useful WordPress Plugins for Small Businesses

Plugins are a huge part of what makes WordPress such a wildly popular website platform. Rather than having to custom build any new feature you…


10+ reasons why Woo Commerce is a great choice for an e-commerce store

WooCommerce is owned by Automattic, the company that created WordPress. WooCommerce is supported by a passionate community of partners, developers, and business leaders that aim…


Comparing E-Commerce Platforms: WooCommerce vs. Shopify

In many ways, starting an e-commerce store has never been easier. You don’t need to build any software from scratch or create a custom system…


E-Commerce – What to consider when you’re getting started

I was recently hanging out with my dad and we started talking about a trip that he took with my mother to pick up baking…


Managed WordPress Hosting vs. Shared Hosting

Every website needs a host to deliver it to the internet at large. While it’s technically possible to host your own site on your own…


How a great website can build trust

As I've mentioned before, subtle choices that a web designer makes with the look and feel of a website are critical to the success of…


Why choose WordPress for your website content management system

So, to get started, what is Wordpress? Wordpress is free, open-source software that's used as the foundation of your website as a content management system.…


Podcast Episode 14 – Business strategy, growth, planning, marketing, measures, websites and more!

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCAST Today on The Academy we’re going to be listening in on a wide-ranging conversation between Kelly Brown and Tom Murphy. Both…


The Importance of Hiring a Professional Website Team with Synergy

Hiring a contractor is never easy. Whether you are hiring for professional or personal reasons, there is a lot of pressure to pick the right…


Why Website Speed Matters

It’s easy to overlook the importance of website speed. When working on a web design project, the various pages of that site wind up in…


What Makes a Great WordPress Website Hosting Company?

Finding great hosting is one of the biggest keys when launching a new website. The right web host can help your project reach a higher…


E-Commerce – What you need to consider

Many people still think that if you build it, they will come. The internet is massive and just setting up a store is not going…

call-to-action on website

Encouraging Visitors to Take Action on Your Website

Why does your business have a website? While that question might seem silly at this point in the 21st century, it’s worth thinking about carefully.…