Before You Hire Your Web Designer or Developer

Thanks for attending my June 21, 2011 class Before You Hire Your Web Designer or Web Developer. [If it’s before the class date, you’ll find class registration info here.] Here are some helpful resources for anybody planning a website from scratch or an update to an existing website. My collection of Best Resources Before you […]

TEDx Santa Cruz – Ideas worth seeking out

Lately I’ve disappeared into the dark hole of non-blogging. Facebook and Twitter haven’t been much of a focus for me, either. Even if your life (professional, social, or otherwise) revolves around social media, it’s good to take a break. I’ve taken such a break from “myself” — blogging, tweeting, posting only minimally — but have […]

5 Super Resources for Small Business Owner Who Wants a Great Website!

Here are 5  (6, actually) Super Resources for the Small Business Owner Who Wants a Great Website! [June 15, 2011 update: added #6!] I’m gearing up for my June 14 and June 21 classes. I want to make sure I let you know about these articles and tools: 1. “Get in the d@mn stroller!” and […]

Two classes in June: Local Search & Before You Hire Your Web Designer

Two great 1-evening classes coming up June 14 and 21. Register online at City of Santa Cruz Parks & Rec or call 831-420-5270. Get the Best Online “Local Search” Results! Tue, June 14, 6:30-9:30pm at NextSpace. $68 for one evening class. #14476 Before You Hire Your Web Designer or Developer! Tue, June 21, 6:30-9:30pm […]

Opening Pandora’s Brain: Volunteering, Brain-Picking, and Working For Free

Read this before you ask to pick my brain! [NOTE 1: March 8, 2011: This started out as a Facebook note with friends. There was such a great response/conversation, that I decided to turn it into a blog post. [NOTE 2: Originally posted March 8, 2011. Updated July 19, 2011, January 7, 2012, October 18, 2013, January […]

Blogging and, class resources

Thank you for attending Santa Cruz Parks & Rec class Intro to for Free Website or Blog on March 1, 2011. My presentation is available here: Download Presentation [PDF] My Upcoming Classes are listed here: Here are some great Blogging and WordPress resources: How to Fail at Blogging and Social Media: Great Social Media […]