DIY Website Builders

Are DIY Website Builders Empowering or Frustrating?

By Danny / March 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Cheap, easy, and good. If you’re starting a business, working on your side hustle, or doing freelance work, that’s what you probably want. Over the last few years, companies like Squarespace and Wix have capitalized on that demand with website packages designed to satisfy the cheapeasygood criteria. They supply the designs and the tools. You…

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Hiring a Web Design Agency? You’d Better Have Time to Spare.

By Danny / January 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

For many organizations, redesigning a website means hiring a design agency. Why an agency? Because most full-service agencies offer it all. They can create a design, perform some technical wizardry, publish some content, and BAM! You’ve got a website. In other words, you don’t have to do anything. The agency does it for you. Easy…

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One Week Website 2017 Year in Review

2017 Review: 4 Things I Learned From My Almost 5 Months In Business

By Danny / December 23, 2017 / 1 Comment

Wow. Have you ever been on autopilot so much in your life that you forget it’s the end of a calendar year? Ha! Today is Christmas Eve Eve – or something – and I’m just now realizing that 2017 is done. Finito. Over. I launched One Week Website in 2017 – in fact – we’ve…

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Content-First Web Design is The Best Web Design. Here’s Why.

By Danny / September 26, 2017 / 3 Comments

Imagine you write for a major news magazine. You just returned from Canada’s central provinces, where you were investigating a high profile heist involving truckloads of maple syrup and hockey sticks. It’s a big story, and you’ve got all the goods on the perpetrators. You prepare a draft and send it to your editor. But…

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5 Things You Wish You Knew Before Hiring a Web Design Company

By adamg / August 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

So you’ve decided to hire a web design company to build a site for your business. Trouble is, there are lots of web design companies out there. From graphic design studios to marketing agencies to freelancers, choosing the right team (or person) can seem overwhelming. There are even variations among freelancers and among agencies. Everyone…

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