Since 1996, when I created my first web site in HTML, web development has evolved and creating web sites has become easier, quicker and cheaper with the advent of content management systems like WordPress, Joomla and Drupal in the early noughties. Around 2006 I started using Joomla and have been using WordPress more extensively in recent times. The comparison that follows is based on my experience in using the two systems. Continue reading
When I started out using a content management system (Joomla!) I used free templates, firstly because they are free and secondly, because there are so many of them.
However, in recent times I’ve found that there’s too much of a sameness to these free templates and I started looking for templates that offer more without going the route of custom templates, which can be very expensive. Continue reading
Internet marketing is simply using the Internet to market your business.
See! There is no secret.
Virtually every marketing technique you have used in the past to market your business can be used to market your business on the Internet. Only cheaper, easier, quicker and wider. Continue reading
Wouldn’t it be great…
Wouldn’t it be great if you had control over your web site?
Wouldn’t it be great if you could make changes any time you want, and it took effect immediately?
Wouldn’t it be great if you don’t have to know anything about web design to run your web site?
Wouldn’t it be great if you ONLY have to worry about the content, and if you could control that yourself?
Wouldn’t it be great if you don’t have to worry about the programming part?
Wouldn’t it be great if your web site was set up in such a way that you could make changes with a simple “Copy and Paste” process?
Wouldn’t it be great if you, or your secretary, or your 10 year old child, type out the content and you, or your secretary, or your 10 year old child, could simply” Copy and Paste” the content into your web site.
Wouldn’t it be great if you, for the most part, could make a change in one section and it is automatically carried through to the rest of your web site?
Wouldn’t it be great if you could add photo’s or even pages, send out email newsletters, email your customers, do just about anything you need to, with a few clicks.
Wouldn’t it be great???
Isn’t it time for you to take control of your web site?