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Designing and Launching the New HBDesign.com From a Design Standpoint

This is the second post about the launch of our new website. This one comes from my perspective, the right-brained designer experience. Like Bob mentioned in his post, I also found the task daunting (but exhilarating at the same time).  It’s always a challenge … Read more…

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WordPress as a CMS

By now, almost everyone who wants or has a web site has heard about WordPress. Originally a blogging platform, it has evolved into one of the most popular content management systems (CMS). It is relatively easy to install, easy to … Read more…

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Building and Launching the New HBDesign.com from a Technical Perspective

Redesigning and launching a new web site is a daunting task with many things to take into consideration. One of the key considerations for us was to bring our web site up-to-date from both a design and a technology perspective. … Read more…

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Requests for Proposals

We get a lot of requests for proposals (RFP) for web sites here at HB Design. This post looks at two common requirements that are often stated in web RFPs: The site should be easy to find in common search … Read more…

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Plugins for WordPress as a CMS

There are many lists of the best plugins for taking WordPress from a blogging platform to a full-blown content management system. Which plugins you use will often depend on the theme you have chosen and site-specific needs. But for someone … Read more…

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Learning WordPress – where to start

Learning WordPress is becoming more important.  By all accounts WordPress is the standard content management system for a very large number of web sites.  According to w3tech.com (Dec . 12th 2013) 20.9% of websites surveyed using a CMS use WordPress.  … Read more…

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The Myth of Content Management

Having worked with many different content management systems, ranging from open source to enterprise level systems—and having sat in on countless management meetings—I have discovered that there are myths relating to content management systems. The myths? Content management systems manage content, and … Read more…

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Using WordPress as a CMS

One of the key features of a corporate CMS is the ability to update pages after they have been published. Part of this update process is to send out the updated pages for review before they are pushed “live.” Out … Read more…

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