Articles for WooCommerce Store Owners

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How much does a WordPress website cost?

The biggest challenge I see with business with regard to website design is cost.  This is one of the biggest problems facing the website development industry.  Normal or new business owners find it difficult to comprehend the cost of building a website is or understanding the value of the website. If you’re running a business…

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4 Reasons Why Your Small Business Website Sucks

You are a small business owner.  You are the lifeblood of the american economy!  Congratulations of stepping out of your comfort zone and changing the status quo.  But I have to take issue with your marketing approach.  More specifically with your website. Around 45% of small business owners claim their business does not need a…

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5 Critical Mistakes with Retail Websites

Whether it’s clothes, shoes, electronics, music, or movies.  We buy so many of these things online nowadays. It was estimated that in 2010 Americans spent $186 billion dollars on retail websites.  That’s massive.  It’s estimated that this will continue at a rate of 150% percent into the next year.  That means 100 billion will go…

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Does your website market your business?

That’s a loaded question.  You may see the value of having a website, but how much value does it provide to your business?  Have you truly considered the cost, time, and energy savings that it truly can bring to your business?  If you’ve been in business long enough you should understand that it’s crucial to…

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WordPress 3.6 available!

WordPress 3.6 “Oscar” is available now for download.  After months of waiting and anticipation it’s finally here.  Here is the release date from WordPress.org: “The latest and greatest WordPress, version 3.6, is now live to the world and includes a beautiful new blog-centric theme, bullet-proof autosave and post locking, a revamped revision browser, native support for audio…

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Stop Wasting Money Building Your Start-Up

It’s all too frequent when a request comes to me from someone who has not yet established a business and they want to get a product or service built and launched. They often want to leverage the open source, free option to ramp up the development of their product or service. More often then naught…

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Hiring the Right WordPress Consultant

Hey everyone! I am/was happy to share with everyone at WordCamp San Diego for the 3rd year in a row! We always enjoy our time at this event and it’s a fantastic time of year to spend in San Diego.  Below are my slides from my talk.  I will update this post when the video…

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Investing in User Experience

What’s more memorable for you?  A bad user experience or a gorgeous user experience?  I’d argue that for most clients and end users that the former is most memorable.  If you are a creative or a web developer you can speak to this differently, but largely our job is not to make solutions and websites…

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WP Watercooler goes platinum

WP Watercooler hits 1,000,000 views!  Being friends with many of the people on the show and an occasional contributor to the show, I couldn’t be more happy for them! So if you don’t yet know, WP Watercooler is a 30 minute show recorded and broadcasted live every Monday featuring 10 WordPress developer / aficionados.  We come…

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