We craft beautiful websites that work – tailored to your needs.
We build custom WordPress themes and plugins, typically using the Genesis framework for WordPress. If you click the links to the left, you’ll see a few of the more specific things that we set up with most sites.
This section of the site is for the people who are interested in technology and are wondering precisely what we’re building, and how. If you’d just like to see the basics, here’s what’s included with a site or how long it takes to get a site up for your organization.
Below are some frequently asked questions about the types of websites we typically build and the toolset that we use to build them:
Yes, we certainly do, and they should be able to handle as many products as you’d like. We typically use WooCommerce, a plugin for WordPress that is the single most popular provider of online shopping functionality on the Internet. That means that whatever you’d like your store to do, there’s probably functionality that’s already been built and specifically tested for your particular use.
Here’s our source on saying that WooCommerce is the most popular.
Why yes, we do! WordPress is part of every project we do, and in particular we use the Genesis framework for most sites.
A few facts about WordPress as of early 2014 via ManageWP:
- 48% of the top 100 blogs run WordPress
- About 75 million sites are currently running WordPress
- 22% of new domains in the US are running on WordPress
- WordPress.com (that’s the blogging version, not the self-hosted version) gets more hits than Amazon.com every day
- WordPress sports a vibrant, large development community, with more than 30,000 free plugins (including a few authored by yours truly)
Here’s a link to current, global usage statistics.
Well, while I realize that this will be confusing for some clients (“just build the site, I don’t care how you use it!”), it’s important to me that at the least, you have some idea what you’re paying for so that you can make informed decisions. If you’re confused, that’s OK. Feel free to simply contact me directly instead.