Category Archives: Development Process

Case-stories of certain aspects of website design

Kati’s Cakes – website remodel & credibility builder

It’s amazing how having a bad web site — or in this case, a bad or poorly executed WordPress installation — can actually work against you more than having no website. Case in point: KatisCakes.com. While her previous website looked … Continue reading

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Oregon Military Research Institute Wants YOU!

Discussion on how we integrated functions in new website to simplify things for the owner going forward. Also, calling Oregon military and veterans – collecting your names! Continue reading

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Insecure WordPress sites hacked by ISIS – Harden your sites, folks!!!

NO system is 100% secure. No one can promise you that your site will never be hacked. These WP breaches, much like most auto theft, are a crime of opportunity. If a hacker gets to your site and doesn’t find the backdoor he expects, he will just move on to the next one. Here’s some help hardening your site. Continue reading

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Ride AMERIKA has arrived in Hillsboro! – UPDATE

Ride AMERIKA has relocated to the Hillsboro / Portland, Oregon, area and is ready for you to take control of your riding future with Beth Collins as your top-flight instructor on this amazing interactive horse-riding simulator. Continue reading

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Star Conserve Evolves!

My longtime client, Tayna Wylder, and her construction company has evolved… and, so has her website! StarConserve.com has gotten a complete workover, changing it from a static site to a WordPress-framed site. The new framework allows

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Start to Finish Landscaping is set for all your Spring Yard Maintenance Needs in Beaverton, Oregon

Bill Brown, of Start to Finish Landscaping wanted a simple site that would build credibility for his new-to-him business. He bought out the former Promise Lawn and Tree business and while he maintains the same client list, wanted to build … Continue reading

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Web Designers… Let me Zoom!!! Remove “Text-Size-Adjust: none;” AND “maximum-scale:1”

For you designers, put on your big-boy or girl pants and learn how to create multiple sets of style sheets for multiple classes of devices. Continue reading

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Iridology and Natural Health site gets update!

Here’s another example of a longtime client, Dr. Cheryl Matschek, who after years of the same website knew it was time for an update. Again, this client had the site developed by another designer, prior to 2000, who eventually was … Continue reading

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GoDaddy Website Tonight Keeps ME in Business!!! Two Case Studies

A few years ago, I feared that free and “immediate” (heh) services such as GoDaddy’s Website Tonight (GDWT) feature would put me out of business. No more! Seriously folks, this service, specifically, creates bulky, ugly, inconsistent, search engine un-friendly pages … Continue reading

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Video Testimonial Video Montage Helps Promote Client

Video editing available from KP Services, too! Continue reading

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