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Types of Web Hosting Services

With so many different web hosts and types of hosting out there, it can be hard to figure out what is what to the uninitiated. Here’s a brief rundown of the different types of web hosting that are available for your WordPress site. I’ve listed them in the order of what I would recommend for a small to medium sized business.

VPS Hosting

Virtual private servers use one server, but allow each VPS client a specific private fraction of that server’s resources. VPS is the next best thing to a Private Server, and doesn’t have the drawbacks of Managed Hosting. Read More...

My new book is in the works

My new book is in the works

I’m happy to announce that I’ve taken the plunge and started writing my first book!

2017 marks my 9th year as a web developer + designer (also known as a Unicorn), and I want to share what I’ve learned running my own one-woman design studio.

Working for yourself presents many challenges and offers many rewards. My hope is to encourage those just starting out in this field, and to help experienced Unicorns who are looking for ways to improve their business. You’ll find info on: Read More...

Project Highlights / 2016

This year I have been putting more emphasis on working with creatives. Here are my top 3 favorite sites for creatives that I had the pleasure of developing in 2016.

 

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ARTWORKInternational, Inc.

artworkinternational.com

This Santa Fe-based global company is helmed by the fiercely talented Samantha Paige Furgason. I’ve been designing and developing for Sam’s clients for nearly 2 years. This Spring, she was ready to create a new vision in web for ARTWORKInternational, Inc., and I was thrilled to have the opportunity to work on this project. Read More...

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