Designer's Diary & Desktop Denotations

 

Every now and then, I'll share a piece of wisdom here, let you in on some interesting discovery, talk about business in general, or web design in particular - or I'll just rant :) Enjoy!

 


Oh, how I love good news! Our second Joomla 1.5 - 1.7 migration project is complete and went rather well, all in all. A few issues with duplicate titles, etc. but nothing that can't be fixed relatively quickly.

Have a look at www.physicalactivityline.com - Now proudly running Joomla 1.7.3. You can also see the original 1.5 site in our Re-Design Showcase.

 

When we think of social media, we tend to limit our view to 'chatting' or sharing photos. The following interview discusses using social media during a crisis:

 

 

So what's all the hype about social media? Facebook, Twitter, and the likes? Will tweeting really improve your rank on Google?

 

Well, according to Matt Cutts, Google is indeed starting to pay more attention to who follows your tweets and who likes your Facebook page. Watch this video:

 

Yes, yes... we're finally gettin' with the times...

 

In light of EVERYONE using Facebook now, we have decided to put up our own little page as well. Announcing completed projects, the occasional nudge to get some business.. the usual. Do come check us out at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Ontario-Web-Design-GAWD-Productions/170352432995490

 

Announcing the launch of the new Wahl Water website! Completely revamped, converted to using a CMS and data base and with the addition of a shopping cart, this Northern Ontario Water Treatment company is ready to do business. Thank you for allowing us to be part of your success!

 

Visit www.wahlwater.com and/or our Re-Design showcase for a look at before and after.