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We were on the panel of experts at WordPress Meetup Group

WordPress Meetup Group of Calgary hosted a panel of experts Orange Ambition Web Design owner Sherry Wasdal was invited to sit on the panel of experts at the Calgary WordPress meetup group.  The panel consisted of specialists from around Calgary who provided feedback...

7 Telltale Signs You Need to Get a New Web Design

Is it time for a makeover on your website? Here's 7 telltale signs you need to get a new web design.   Links are broken Broken links are detrimental to your SEO rankings.  If the bots can't establish a link, then it's as good as not having one in the first place....

The 2 Greatest Calendar Plugins for WordPress Serve Very Different Purposes

The 2 Greatest Calendar Plugins for WordPress Serve Very Different Purposes Calendar Plugins that Rock We work with a lot of business who utilize calendar plugins for their websites.  Whether for sharing public events or booking an appointment for service, these two...

Want to Grow Yourself and Your Business?

Personal growth is an important part of being an entrepreneur. Grow yourself and your business Understanding yourself and your values are what helps you to drive your business.  Determining your values will help you to make every decision count when it comes to your...

Make Some Favicon Love

  The mighty little favicon They're so much fun to make these days, with a lot of choices to help you out. We recently published a guest post on Flywheel's Layout publication where we discussed creating a favicon.  After publication, we found a couple of cool...

Do You Need to Learn Code to Build a WordPress Site?

It doesn't need to be complex.  But it can be if you want it to.   Do you need to learn code to build a WordPress site?

White Screen of Death in WordPress: Don’t Freak Out!

The WordPress White Screen of Death: Don't Freak Out This article will help you prevent it from happening and how to solve it if it does happen to you. If you haven't been there yet, you will one day.  It doesn't happen often, but when it does, it's a gut wrenching...

Should I Pay or Should I Go Now? How to Choose a WordPress Theme

Should I Pay or Should I Go Now?--How to Choose a WordPress Theme So you've decided to build a website using WordPress.  Now, you have some decisions to make.  One of the toughest choices you'll need to make is which theme to choose.  There are plenty to choose from;...

How to Explain Hashtags to Your Mom

Having trouble describing what those symbols are? Here’s an article to help you describe it to your mom in a way she’ll understand.

7 Best Twitter Accounts to Learn About Web Design

7 Best Twitter Accounts to Learn About Web Design   Want to learn about web design? These 7 Twitter accounts are the best for gaining insights into all things web design including HTML, CSS and SEO best practices. They're filled with helpful ideas and tips....

The XOCO Chocolate 3D Printer

forwardView The Photo Gallery One of the more enticing propositions from the realm of 3D printing comes by way of Dutch design studio Michiel Cornelissen Ontwerp with their XOCO 3D printer, a creative culinary tool that falls somewhere between app controlled device...

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Install WordPress on your Mac

Interested in Pressmatic for Windows? Get notified. We have worked hard to make Pressmatic easy to use but still powerful. Anybody can open Pressmatic and create a site right away.... Read full article at the publisher's site: https://pressmatic.io/  

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What the H**k am I Paying For?

Do you pay a monthly maintenance fee for your website? You might wonder what is covered in that cost. And if you’re looking for a way to cut that cost, there’s some education you’ll need before you can DIY. Inevitably during every class I teach about building a website, the question comes up about what they are paying their designers a monthly maintenance fee for. They take a look at the process during …

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Is an LMS right for my small business?

Is an LMS right for my small business?

What is an LMS? LMS stands for "learning management system" and there are several types to choose from.  Saas companies offer large scale software programs to help deliver online learning portals so that you can deliver online training to your staff in trackable...

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