Articles Tagged: WordPress Website Design

How to Create a Strong Password for WordPress

October 31, 2017

When moving as fast as we do in this world, it can be tempting to enter in your password you’ve used for years and be on your way. The path of least resistance. The problem with the method above may not be as apparent as you think.

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10 Things We Need Before Designing Your Website

July 19, 2016

Before we start designing your website, there are a few things we need in order for you to have a successful project. If you haven’t hired a website designer before, you may be under the impression that you pay your invoice and nothing else is needed from you. Although we will make things extremely seamless, …

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How to Backup Your WordPress Website [VIDEO]

November 21, 2013

If something happens to your website right now (it gets hacked, your server fails, or your database gets corrupted), what system do you have in place to restore it to it’s last working version? In this video I go over two options of how you can easily get your WordPress website backed up today.

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Is WordPress Good for SEO?

November 05, 2013

Absolutely. Knowing this bit of information is fairly common in the web design industry, but I want to break down why WordPress is great for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) with a few examples. First, I should explain which version of WordPress I will be talking about. You may not know, but there are two types …

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What is Responsive Web Design? [VIDEO]

October 03, 2013

Responsive web design (RWD) been a fairly hot topic over the past year in the industry so I’ve created a quick video to help you better understand it. I’ve also included an “in the wild” example of a responsive website that we’ve designed and developed on WordPress. Video: What is Responsive Web Design? (with EXAMPLE) …

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How Easy It Is To Use WordPress [VIDEO]

August 21, 2013

In this video I go over one of our client’s websites that we’ve built on WordPress. I show the back-end and how easy it is for her to manage her blog that we’ve customized. Video: How Easy It Is To Use WordPress – Graticle Design   Video Transcription Hi, my name’s Shawn and I’m with …

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Websites Are Not Set In Stone

August 02, 2013

Websites are not set in stone. If you have one, make sure to constantly improve it as you grow in experience and learn more about your visitors / customers. If you don’t know where to start, start listening to your current and prospective buyers. Are they always asking the same questions? Are you constantly guiding …

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I’ve worked with Graticle Design on several projects and I have nothing negative to say. Shawn and his team do a remarkable job on both design and project management, and I’ll continue using them for the long term. In addition, Shawn has saved my backside several times when my site has been hacked – probably saving me thousands in lost dollars and hundreds of hours of lost time. I appreciate how Shawn takes a personal interest in everything I do, wanting to fully understand my businesses and seeks to not just “to a task” but help me make a bigger impact on the world.

Brandon Turner

Open Door Properies, LLC

www.OpenDoorPropertiesLLC.com

Montesano, Washington

Shawn at Graticle is a great person to work with. He created a fantastic new interactive website for the Academy Theater which is easy for us to maintain. He’s always available for support and to make larger changes if we need them. I highly recommend him for your custom website.

Dannon Dripps

Manager

Academy Theater

www.AcademyTheaterPDX.com

Portland, Oregon