In November I got to travel to Seattle for a business-changing (if not life-changing!) experience. Not only did I get to spend some time north of the border, visit a castle, and try Mongolian BBQ for the first time, but I went to my first WordCamp. One of my favorite parts of the two day web … [Read more...] about Does Google Love YOUR Site?
Web hosting is crucial to owning a website. It's essentially the space on the oh so mysterious "worldwide web" that you rent to store and display your website's files and data. With the plethora of options and new site services that include hosting, it can be confusing and even overwhelming to … [Read more...] about Web Hosting Cheat Sheet: Finding a Home for Your Site
When I make a website, I build it to last. So to keep your site running smoothly and doing its job at peak performance, I use a few simple tools and techniques. Search Engine Performance and User Experience The most important tool I use is Google Search Console. This service provided by Google … [Read more...] about Simple Tools for a High Performing Website
Comparing the two top winery ecommerce solutions. If you own a winery and are interested in selling your products online, the plethora of options can be confusing and overwhelming. While it is possible to sell your wine online using a basic ecommerce solution like Shopify or Woocommerce, the … [Read more...] about Vin65 or OrderPort?
Welcome to the first installment of QCA, Questions Clients Ask! One of the most important aspects of many clients' websites is the contact form. For many, this is the end goal of a user's experience on their site, to fill out the contact form and get them a valuable lead! Unfortunately, even with … [Read more...] about QCA: Why am I missing contact form emails?
SEO (search engine optimization) is one of the biggest concerns for most of my clients, and with good reason. What's the use of a website if it's not going to be ranked highly in Google and found by potential customers? There are hundreds or thousands of companies dedicated to SEO and getting … [Read more...] about SEO Basics for Beginners
I'm excited to announce the birth of Press & Vine, a new wine-industry specific provider of beautiful custom websites. I started my web design journey at the age of 12, when I created a website for my duct tape club on the now long-extinct Angelfire platform. At 14, I made my first … [Read more...] about Welcome to Press & Vine