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The Genesis Framework: How A WordPress Outsider Became the Go-to Solution

Genesis Theme Framework

Change is inconvenient. Change is annoying. Change is hard. All these statements can be true. But, looked at from another perspective, change can be an opportunity. When it comes to web development, these statements are no less true. And, as

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In Web Development, Choose Wisely, But Choose You Must!

Web development languages

This past weekend something triggered a memory regarding my personal path in design and development. And in that moment I realized, once again, just how true that old monicker is: “If you’re a jack of all trades, you’re a master

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Pricing a Pre-Designed Web Development Project

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I remember coming across this designers’ meme a couple of years ago. It was a pricing list that went something like this: 1.) Price for me to design your website – $1000 2.) Price for me to design your website

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Reflections on Hands-on Tutorials for Developers

Fingers to keys in coding

I was remarking to my wife recently that if you’re a focused, committed self-learner, this is an amazing time to be alive. I say that because there are just so many different sources now available when it comes to learning

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The Mobile First Strategy to Web Design & Development

Mobile first design and development

Having been in web design and development for over a decade now, I’ve seen trends come and go – pretty much like fashion. In that time I’ve also seen several iterative evolutions, that rolled out like logical steps. And during

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The Remarkable Rise of WordPress

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This morning I was reflecting on the remarkable rise of WordPress over the last five years. It really has ascended to uncanny territory. Today, if you come across a website on the Web – any website – there’s a better

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