Manage Important Business Information with Google My Business

Most business owners will find that it’s quite easy to jump into the Google My Business platform and get started connecting your important business information with potential valuable customers. Keep reading below for a breakdown of what you can do with the updated Google My Business platform. The Basics of Google My Business Start with… Continue reading Manage Important Business Information with Google My Business

Visible.com – The Phone Service of the Future

On October 1st, 2019, I started a new service with a wireless phone company, visible.com. I’m really happy with the decision to switch and here are my thoughts after nearly 5 months of using the service. I think it’s important to consider that Bloomington, Indiana (and specifically the west side of town) has very limited… Continue reading Visible.com – The Phone Service of the Future

WordPress Website Updates for Kathleen McLean, Associate Professor of Bassoon at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

I just completed a 2-hour website meeting with Kathleen McLean, Associate Professor of Bassoon at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. It was a pleasure to meet her long time friend and colleague Chiel Meijering. I’m honored to work with both of these accomplished professional musicians. In our meeting, we updated Kathleen’s WordPress website, wrote several… Continue reading WordPress Website Updates for Kathleen McLean, Associate Professor of Bassoon at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

The Top Plugins To Enhance Your WordPress Website

These are the top FREE plugins for WordPress according to WordPress.com. This data is from September 2019. Akismet Anti-Spam – Used by millions of websites, Akismet filters out hundreds of millions of spam comments from the Web every day. Add Akismet to your site so you don’t have to worry about spam again. All in… Continue reading The Top Plugins To Enhance Your WordPress Website

Gather Great Information, Make A Choice, & Learn

Secretary of State Colin Powell in the President's Emergency Operations Center (PEOC)

It’s important to make the right choices, however if we don’t get it right the first time then it’s best if we can learn from our journey and understand what can be learned from the mistakes & failures. I believe the universe that created me, I know it’s always on my side, guiding and protecting… Continue reading Gather Great Information, Make A Choice, & Learn

How to set up a secure spam-free email contact form using Google forms

Yesterday, I had a client tell me that he had a little over 115 submissions on his website contact form. He was very happy with the results and I asked him how many of those contact form submissions were spam? His answer was, “None of them.” Out of all of the submissions that he had… Continue reading How to set up a secure spam-free email contact form using Google forms

WordPress 5.3 Released Today

I’m excited to announce that David Martin Design has officially redone this website using WordPress and launched last Friday. Named “Kirk” in honour of jazz multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, the latest and greatest version of WordPress is available for download or update in your dashboard. We are seeing improvements to the Gutenberg block editor, security… Continue reading WordPress 5.3 Released Today