You get what you pay for in the web design world

Recently we designed a WordPress blog for a client that loved our work but wanted to see if they could save a few pennies. The client was being budget conscious as it was a personal blog about their experiences in their line of work, not directly for their business (although they are hoping to gain […]

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E-commerce by people who run an e-commerce store

Today we are very happy to announce that we have launched our very own e-commerce store, Hello, Bird! at www.sayhellobird.com. The store sells bird toys, bird cages, food, accessories and more. With over 2,500 products, we hope it becomes a place companion bird owners can go for all their supplies. We started the store because […]

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How to have a smooth web design experience

Many first time website owners are not sure what it takes to get a website created. We’re always willing to explain the whole process and here we give some general information about what to consider.

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Announcing AshWebMail: Simple Email Marketing

We have been offering email marketing to our clients for a while now. However, we found that many of our prospective clients had never really considered email marketing as part of their overall web marketing strategy. Email marketing can be a very successful and cost effective way of maintaining a quality relationship with your customers. […]

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Contact Forms: What To Ask For

For many small business websites, a form of contact is the ultimate goal. You want someone contacting you about your services. When we design our websites, we keep this important idea at the top of our design criteria – we want to make sure every user can easily contact the business from any page of […]

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Go online in rough economic times

Everyone knows the US economy is struggling – big time. As a result, many small businesses are finding it very hard to stay afloat. We’ve definitely felt the impact since most of our clients are those struggling small businesses – especially the start-ups. In these rough times, they are finding it harder and harder to […]

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Kicking off 2009

2008 was a great year for us – we got to work on some great projects and meet some wonderful new clients. I think we had somewhere around 50 different websites we helped design and build for the year. In 2009, we are hoping to continue our growth and look forward to what the year […]

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Do you need a Content Management System?

Within the last 3 months, many of our clients have been coming to us wanting to be able to update their own website. Some clients are sick of waiting for days or even weeks on their “web guy” to make updates to their website. Others make changes so frequently they’d just rather do it themselves […]

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Understanding Your Audience

One of the most important questions we ask ourselves with every website we design is: Who are the people that will be coming to this website? For some clients it is business executives trying to find the right company to help them with a certain aspect of their own business. Some websites have a specific […]

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