Category Archives: Web Design

Free Social Media Icons in PNG format

Social media icons are abundant, but every time I design a new website I wind up needing to find a new set or a different size to add to the design. Over the past few years as a web designer … Continue reading

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How to create a simple “Buy Now” button in Paypal

As a small business consultant and webmaster for several start-up organizations, including Another Way Driving School, Career Essentials, LLC and DaySong Studio, I am often asked to create donation buttons for an event or new service offering. This step by … Continue reading

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How to Create a “Donation” Button in PayPal

As a volunteer webmaster for several non-profits, including the Red Cross of Central Virginia and Holy Rosary Catholic Church, I am often asked to create donation buttons for an event or fundraiser. This step by steps guide will take you … Continue reading

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Meta Tags for SEO

A small business should take the time to review their website meta tags and also research the best keywords for their industry and target geographical markets. Meta tags have limited impact on search engine placement, but attention to the top … Continue reading

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Gaining Control of a Hijacked Domain Name

As a web developer I have often worked with new clients who have decided to part company with an existing web design firm or individual. Once the client decides to make a web management change they begin to collect the … Continue reading

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Sample Strategic Internet Action Plan

Small business owners often search for quick examples of real life action plans, marketing strategies and case studies. This action plan, which was called an ‘internet strategy’ by the businesses from which it was gleaned, highlights some of the key … Continue reading

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Top 10 Mistakes in Small Business Web Design

The Ink Blog’s Top 10 Mistakes in Small Business Web Design Unclear purpose for the site Decide on one to two primary purposes for your site that are customer focused. Design your site around this basic principle and expand content … Continue reading

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