WordPress & Web

e-Book Recommendations and Formats

By Chris / July 1, 2020 /

I did a lot of research recently into helping a client convert her printed book into a digital format. The original we were working with was an Adobe InDesign file, and an output of almost 600 pages. Here are my notes. Rights Protection & Formats Consideration is: Keeping customers from willy-nilly just sending a copy…

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Don’t Be an Uninformed Website Consumer

By Chris / July 12, 2017 /
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3 Big Website Money Wasters

By Chris / July 9, 2017 /
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How to Hire a “Web Designer”

By Chris / July 6, 2017 /
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4 Things About Your Website You May Want to Consider

By Chris / July 3, 2017 /
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How to save your next great website idea

By Chris / June 18, 2017 /

Trying to go from your new idea straight to finished website can waste a lot of time and money. Here’s how to avoid this.

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Considerations when creating an online course or membership site

By Chris / March 20, 2017 /

This is a video I made to summarize the basic considerations when you want to create a membership or “courseware” site using WordPress. The key here is this:

* Almost nobody will tell you about most of this

That’s kind of funny, right? But it’s true. In the real world, there are a series of major considerations I have come across in the real world. Planning for them may save you a lot of frustration later on.

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Web Design Process: Design in the Browser?

By Chris / May 25, 2011 /

“Designing in the Browser” My previous post about web design for print designers, got me thinking more about what the “best” process, the best workflow, for designing and creating websites is. Andy Clarke, a very influential British web designer gave a very influential talk about this a few years ago,  being a proponent of “designing…

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Web Design for Print Designers, pt. 3

By Chris / May 22, 2011 /

[This is part 3 of a 3-part series] Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 This was originally a video (included below), and these words suplement and distill what I say in the video. This series was originally inspired by a video, which you can see here: Web Design for Print Designers — Videos. Design Process There’s a…

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Web Design for Print Designers, pt. 2

By Chris / May 22, 2011 /

[This is part 2 of a 3-part series] Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 This was originally a video (included below), and these words suplement and distill what I say in the video. This series was originally inspired by a video, which you can see here: Web Design for Print Designers — Videos. . Principles (continued) Delight…

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