I’m a web designer, programmer, and writer

with years of experience working in print and online media.

Responsive Design - websites that look beautiful on any screen

WordPress Websites - Custom websites running on the world's most popular content management system

Social Media content, strategy, and website integration

Custom web apps and plugins

Web Content - I write the text, edit photos, and create graphic designs for websites

Editing for websites, essays, articles, and resumes

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Make WordPress pages accessible only to people who have the link

On Facebook, “Private” means for logged-in users only. My newest plugin gives you another option. A few months ago, a friend of mine wrote a really entertaining blog post sharing her personal opinion about a holiday tradition. She did not like the holiday tradition, and she was getting lots of readers. However, she wrote this […]Read more...

“Over” === “More Than” according to the AP

The Associated Press has updated its style guide to indicate that it is acceptable to use “over” in place of “more than.” Previously, journalists were taught to use “over” in reference to location and “more than” when discussing quantities. For example, you couldn’t write “there were over 500 people” because it would prompt questions such […]Read more...

New expanding text plugin update featuring white icons

My Easy FAQ With Expanding Text WordPress plugin has long supported visual cues, little icons that appear to the left of the text headings that help signal the fact that you can click them to drop down some more information. The newest version of the plugin introduces a second color option. The icons were always […]Read more...

Why I respect the maker of Flappy Bird

Dong Nguyen claims he never meant to take the app world by storm with his free game Flappy Bird. Since his app rose to the top of the charts, and since he suddenly decided to remove it from distribution, he has received a lot of attention, and a lot of people have wondered, why did […]Read more...

If you don’t already keep your WordPress up to date…

Updating WordPress is not at the top of anyone’s list of fun things to do. But if you manage any WordPress sites, it should be near the top of your list of things that  you have to do. Not updating WordPress (and your plugins) can be an open invitation to hackers. It can make you […]Read more...

Website features to avoid…maybe

Mashable had an entertaining article recently about “12 Outdated Web Features That Need to Disappear in 2014.” They asked entrepreneurs and designers about what annoys them about websites. Their answers reveal how quickly some new features have gotten old, and how long some old, tried and maybe-not-true-anymore elements have held on. Of course, everyone has […]Read more...

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