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Website project planning for clients and why it’s so scary

POSTED BY Derek Neuts, M.S. IN Small Business
ON August 22, 2018

Website project planning for clients and why it's scary

One of the most significant issues that I repeatedly see when working with web development clients is the inability to determine a project’s scope and budget.  More often than not, clients have a concept of what they want to see as the result of work performed, but a website business goal hasn’t been thought through, […]


Web practices for business owners, education, and why I do this

Web practices for business owners, education, and why I do this

POSTED BY Derek Neuts, M.S. IN Announcements
ON July 16, 2018

This post should have been the very first one to introduce the materials that would be published here, but that’s not how real life handled the situation.  As a developer with hands in multiple cookie jars, and someone like you who is attempting to manage a business while finding time to eat and sleep, I’ve […]

Why WordPress and visual builders are pushed on small business

Why WordPress and visual builders are pushed on small businesses

POSTED BY Derek Neuts, M.S. IN Concerns
ON July 12, 2018

There are many legitimate reasons for WordPress to be used for small business websites, but as a developmental substitute for a lack of professional competency should not one of them.  While it’s true that WordPress is one of the most widely used content management systems for small business websites, it’s also equally as true that […]

If your WordPress developer uses visual builders, should you be concerned?

If your WordPress developer uses visual builders, should you be concerned?

POSTED BY Derek Neuts, M.S. IN Concerns
ON June 20, 2018

While WordPress isn’t the only website framework available, it’s used to create approximately 30% of all websites on the internet, and it’s in the lead among all content management systems in use by 60%.  That’s about 74 million websites that depend on this technology platform, including the integrated WordPress.com services that are preconfigured for the […]

Are you a target for amateur web developers and online marketers?

Are you a target for amateur developers and marketers?

POSTED BY Derek Neuts, M.S. IN Concerns
ON May 20, 2018

It’s always a gamble to hire web developers and social media specialists when you’re unsure about how the industry works and how to tell if you’re indeed making the right decision to hire or award a contract.  You may have a limited budget and time-frame, and if you make the wrong choice, you won’t have […]