Blogging for Business: What You Need to Know About WordPress and Content Management

WordPress JetPack Plugin - Artist Wall at the 2019 WordCamp US in St. Louis

Blogging is rapidly becoming an integral part of running an online business. While some business owners are quick to dismiss blogging as a waste of time and energy, the statistics are suggesting otherwise. As more and more websites start maintaining a blog, there’s an increased demand for a more blog-friendly content management system (CMS).  Although… Continue reading Blogging for Business: What You Need to Know About WordPress and Content Management

5 Informative (And Free!) Web Design Tools That Can Teach You More About Your Site

Above all, websites are vehicles designed to help you achieve larger goals. For example, a restaurant’s site might be created to increase awareness and encourage patrons to visit (or order takeout). An entrepreneur might rely on a website to inform potential clients about his or her services.  While a website is an ideal tool for… Continue reading 5 Informative (And Free!) Web Design Tools That Can Teach You More About Your Site

Instant SEO Boost: How Compressor.io Can Drastically Improve Your Site’s Exposure

This search engine optimization tip goes way back to the early 90s –  back when I first started building websites. In the 90s, it was essential to build websites that were quick and optimized because people still had dial-up  internet connections. In order to build a fast loading website, you had to be very careful not… Continue reading Instant SEO Boost: How Compressor.io Can Drastically Improve Your Site’s Exposure

A New WordPress Website for Artist & Musician Henry Leck

David Martin Design has launched a new WordPress website for Arts Alliance of Greater Bloomington member, Henry Leck at https://henryleck.com. It was a challenge at first to figure out how to best work together due to the Covid-19 pandemic and technology restrictions. We began with a Google Meet and it was great to meet online.… Continue reading A New WordPress Website for Artist & Musician Henry Leck

3 Basic Steps to Optimizing Your Website for Search Engines

SEO, when done correctly, takes a ton of effort and it is a very time-consuming process, but for this, you may need professional help from a search engine optimization company. A well structured, planned out website is going to be much more successful in the long run and will result in more relevant traffic and… Continue reading 3 Basic Steps to Optimizing Your Website for Search Engines

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

A New Modern WordPress Design for Red Tutoring

David Martin Design has recently finished redesigning the redtutoring.com website for Becca Dilger, founder and sole proprietor of the Bloomington-based tutoring service Red Tutoring, Inc. We worked together to install an SSL certificate, a very important factor in ranking your website. We also shortened her URL from http://www.redtutoring.com down to https://redtutoring.com and eliminated the www… Continue reading A New Modern WordPress Design for Red Tutoring

A Fresh New Website for Fresh Outlook LLC

In addition to building a responsive website for Fresh Outlook LLC, David helped with domain registration, web hosting, and setting up important business accounts.