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those who want to build a life outside of a cubicle and beyond the traditional office. 

You work in coffee shops, at your dining room table, and occasionally in your "office", if you're lucky enough to have a space to claim as your own. Maybe you have kids - young or older, they always need your help. Maybe it's your family that calls on your time. But you need a business, an income-generating match to your gifts and your passion, that is flexible enough to work with all the variables. With my help, you can have a website, a lead generation plan, and a marketing system that makes it all happen.

"Terri gladly took on a problem I was having with signing people up to an email list for an event. Being decently techy myself, I had combed through the usual places for the error but couldn't figure it out. Terri took just a couple minutes and had identified the issue accurately. Very quick results!"

-Laura C. George, Business Consultant for Artists

Your Website Is Only As Safe as Your Last Good Backup - WordCamp Lehigh Valley 2017

How safe is your website?

August 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Your website is only as safe as your last good backup… Thanks for checking out my talk at WordCamp Lehigh Valley. I am passionate/slightly neurotic about backups, mostly because I’ve seen lots of cases where bad things happen to good websites because they don’t have a good recent backup of their site. Enjoy the slides, and …

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Do I really need to hire a web designer?

June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

I was at a business growth workshop one time and was asked by a professional photographer at the end of it, “With all of the DIY website builders available these days, do I really need to hire a professional website developer?” I spun the question around and said to him, “Well, with all of affordable …

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6 Things You’re Doing Wrong with Your WordPress website

April 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

1 – Not making regular backups. Even if you correct all of the things listed above, your website could still get hacked. Or your webhost could crash. Or you could update a plugin or theme that breaks your site – nothing’s infallible. Having current backups will help you recover more quickly in the event that …

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Are your pop-ups affecting your search ranking?

January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

As part of their continued effort to make mobile internet usage more user-friendly, Google changed their search algorithm to penalize pages that have “instrusive interstitials,” which refers to popups and popovers that cover the majority of the visible area. “They can frustrate users because they are unable to easily access the content that they were …

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You really do need an SSL certificate

Yes, You really do need an SSL certificate

January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Do I really need an SSL certificate for my website?” This is one of those questions that I’m hearing a lot more often from my clients. Typically, they’ve heard a rumor or something from a friend of a friend and are confused about it all. Strictly speaking, the only time you need an SSL certificate is …

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Why You Must Have a Mobile-Friendly Website (especially in 2017)

Why you must have a mobile-friendly website

December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

According to a recent report from Pew Research Center, 77% of all American own a smartphone. When they first surveyed smartphone ownership conducted in 2011, that percentage was only 35% – that’s a fairly significant jump in only 6 years. An August 2016 blog post from Search Engine Land state that Google reports indicated that …

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