When we’re not too busy working on our clients’ projects we like to create articles, and tutorials about things we come across in the industry and to answer questions that we’re frequently asked by our clients.
One of the questions that I get asked most frequently is, “How much does a website cost?” At that point, I envy someone like a butcher, who when asked how much a steak costs, could tell you that you charge X amount per pound for a NY Strip steak, and Y for a Ribeye, and […]
Perhaps you know a thing or two about SEO, but then again, maybe you don't. Backlinks are one of the key factors that go into determining where your website ranks on any particular search run on search engines like Google or Bing. It is, therefore, important that we can get an understanding on the number […]
With the launch of our new training website at www.missionbell.training, our goal is to provide WordPress training courses for those who want to get into building or maintaining websites with WordPress. This next course will focus on building sites with the Divi website builder, and it will be released in late June 2020.
We're preparing to make a new course available to our clients in the coming weeks. An Introduction To Gravity Forms will take a look at Gravity Forms, which is the most popular form builder for WordPress on the market today. You may wonder why you need to worry about a form builder but for most small businesses, the data collected by forms is an efficient way to gather feedback, contact information, and bring qualified leads to your business.
5 Reasons Why your business Needs eCommerce...Like Now. It’s a crazy time in history right now. Businesses all over have been completely disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and smart business owners are rapidly repositioning themselves to make the best of a bad situation. eCommerce is not new, but what was seen as an optional sales […]
We Need to Livestream. How Does That Work? We were all suddenly faced with an unusual set of circumstances: No one would have thought even a couple of weeks ago that we would need to be social distancing the way we have had to in the last week or two. I have a bit of […]
One request that I have received many times in the last week is how to add a notification to a website, with regards to the COVID-19 pandemic. In this quick video I show you how to add a notification bar to any WordPress website.
The world is under siege and the Zombie Apocalypse has begun... Just kidding. We are all being encouraged to work from home for the next while to help slow the spread of COVID-19, and I've had a number of people asking me to help them find solutions for meetings. I've been making some recommendations that […]
Make Client Feedback and Change Requests Effortless As a WordPress professional, one of the most frustrating and time-consuming parts of my job is getting content or changes from a client. About six months ago I came across a really helpful tool that I am using on all of my new projects, which is called WP […]
Have you ever wanted to use a background video for part of your webpage? Videos are great at adding visual interest but can have drawbacks as well. In this video we'll show you how to create a loopable video, and then export that video to a format that will load quickly on the web. We'll […]
In this video, we're going to go over how to set up a Black Friday promotion for your WordPress store using WooCommerce. We will set up sales on individual products and we will set up coupon codes, which can be used to build your email list as well as boost your sales.