Homeowners associations (HOAs) and civic clubs serve a narrow but important purpose. They inform their residents of rules and regulations of their community, but also act as more than that. They can be sounding boards for community issues, and a social gathering place, a virtual “back fence” as it were. We are showcasing ten beautiful HOA or civic club sites running on WordPress. Enjoy.
I belong to several web design groups on the net and one of the biggest questions from newcomers is, How Do I Create a Portfolio? They are wise to understand that a good portfolio is their ticket to landing jobs and building their reputation. This is whether you are a web designer, graphic artist or […]
Gary Stromberg (Author) This is a very avant-garde design. Its one downfall is that it is a table-based design. The design itself has a very retro feel. Gary has a large body of work and it’s all neatly organized and easy to find. I could have done with just one video on the front page […]
Awhile back, the lovely Sara Waters shared a Slate.com article on really bad restaurant design. That was my inspiration for this post, showcasing ten well-designed restaurant web sites guaranteed not to make you lose your lunch! This post was updated in May 2019 to indicate some restaurants are now offline and others have changed their […]
Last week, I featured ten uniquely designed small business sites. Third in my Thesis series are lawyers’ web sites running on Chris Pearson’s versatile Thesis theme for WordPress. Designing law firm/legal web sites is a niche market. And working for and with lawyers isn’t for everyone. (I should know; I’ve been a legal secretary for […]
Last week, I featured ten drop-dead gorgeous web sites running on Chris Pearson’s Thesis theme for WordPress. Just to illustrate how customizable this theme really is, this week, I am focusing on small business and professional web sites using Thesis. JoniJoni Mueller has been designing web sites for hire since 2003, when she first blew […]