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Website contact forms

Make your contact form count

Have you ever visited a website and wanted to make an inquiry or get more information? Did the website have a contact form? Did you use it? Did you get a response back if you did?

Building your own website

Should you build your own website?

I am a firm believer is doing as much stuff yourself as you can. However, you need to be able to get a grip on your limitations.

Helping our clients

Helping when life gets challenging

We are two days into Mayoral Order 03 which has officially put Anchorage into “Hunker down” status. The order requires all non-essential businesses to close their doors for business. Fortunately, many web design companies, including this one, operates from home.

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COVID-19 Chaos

I don’t know about you, but I think this is the first pandemic we have experienced since HIV came to light back in the 1980’s. The recent outbreak of COVID-19 (Corona Virus) seems to have turned the world upside down. The situation changes daily across the nation and in the world as local, state governments institute measures to slow down the spread of this virus.

Business logo design

A nice looking logo - improved

Boat Works of Alaska recently contacted us for help with their logo. They had a nice logo designed by a family member. It worked very well with their website and other types of printed media. However, they ran into a problem when they needed to use their logo for a large banner they were making for an upcoming event.

Website design tool

Where is my screwdriver?

Goats never bring their own tools to a project. Considering they do not have opposable thumbs to carry a tool box with, this makes sense. This limitation in no way inhibits their willingness to get into your tool box and begin to pull them out.

Website content

Meet the Editor

Behind every good website designer, stands an even greater content editor.  Is that how it goes?  Well, in a sense...  We say this in a way to borrow a well-known phrase, "Behind every great man stands an even greater woman."  But truthfully, it doesn't work that way. 

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Pursuit of Health & Wellness gets a website!

The Pursuit of Health & Wellness retreats are a joint venture between Authentic Relationships Int (ARI). and Kentucky’s Bodies of Empowerment.

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Massage by Lydia website renovation

Self-awareness through the healing touch. This is what the massage therapist at Massage by Lydia promotes through her various massage therapy services.

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Are you Google listed?

Having your business or organization listed on Google is now more important that ever. Even when your website is built using the best SEO practices, your site may not be seen organically until AFTER you scroll past the paid ads and other Google business listings.

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Complex Custom Steel gets a new website

Complex Custom Steel is a steel fabrication and erection company who specializes in what they term as “aggressive design build schedules.”

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