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Social Media in 2016 – Who’s Who

Social Media in 2016 – Who’s Who

Social media has become a critical component to the success of your brand. Yet with so many social networks and more being added all the time, it can be daunting to decide how -and where- to invest your time and money. One thing is clear at the outset...social media...

WordPress 4.5 “Coleman”

The latest stable release of WordPress is hot off the presses. It's time to update your WordPress installation if you haven't already. Keeping your WordPress installation up to date is an important part of keeping your site safe from hackers. Plus, you'll enjoy new...

PANTONE Color of the Year 2016 Rose Quartz + Serenity

PANTONE Color of the Year 2016
Rose Quartz + Serenity

Photo by Yulia Grigoryeva Equality as Inspiration For the first time since Pantone® started their Color of the Year selection in 2010, 2 colors have been chosen to share the spotlight. This conscious pairing of blue and pink - traditional symbols of masculine and...

WordPress White Screen of Doom

Have you ever been happily toiling on your WordPress blog, finally fixing that widget issue that's been bothering you for the last few millennia, when all of a sudden, you go to refresh your site and get the White Screen of Doom? I've also seen it referred to as the...

Responsive Web Design (RWD)…

is an approach to web design aimed at crafting sites to provide an optimal viewing experience—easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling—across a wide range of devices (from desktop computer monitors to mobile phones). - Wikipedia...

Protect Your Email Adress Online

Sometimes, people who put their email address online get spam. In order to prevent this, I notice a lot of people still writing out their email like this on their web sites: infoATwebsiteDOTcom Though it is true that this provides a level of spam protection, its also...

Recommended Web Hosts for WordPress

WordPress is a very special CMS WordPress is dynamic, meaning that it uses PHP to provide dynamic, modular (rather than static) content. Modern webserver technology is important if you want your site to load quickly, and provide a reliable experience for site...

2019 photo of Acacia Carr, Web Developer, Brand Designer, Author & Digital Creative Hi, I'm Acacia Carr. I write about all things design, tech, and WordPress.

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Looking for resources?

I’ve made a list of more than a few of my favorite resources for graphic design, web development, and the solopreneur. From printed books to magazines, videos, and online tools, you are sure to find something helpful for your next creative project. Curious? Come on in!

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Interviews & Essays

I had the honor of contributing to April 2019’s Women and Investing Issue of GreenMoney Journal.

>> Read “Rewarding Careers for Women in Tech

Check out my interview with the lovely Julia Goldberg of the Santa Fe Reporter for my book release in November, 2018.

>> Read “Believe in Unicorns”

 

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