How to Fall in Love with Blogging and Social Media

How to Fall in Love with Blogging and Social Media > Make new friends, get inspired, and more reasons to fall in love with blogging! theessentialwebsite.com

The inspiration for this post came on a Friday evening around 8 pm. I didn’t have any plans and was excited to be staying in and getting some much-needed work done. I had just finished answering a bunch of emails and, even more important and satisfying, sending off a wrap-up package to a website client.…

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What is a WordPress theme and How do You Choose One?

What is a WordPress theme and do themes confuse you?

If you’re looking to start a website, hire a web designer and/or learn about web design, then this post is for you. Today we’re going to talk about WordPress and WordPress themes. But first, let’s make sure we all know what WordPress even is. WordPress Back in the day, websites were (and still are sometimes)…

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What’s more important, my site or my Starbucks habit?

Think you can't afford to maintain your website? Get the Golden Maintenance Package.

Unreal as it sounds…’tis the season for website crashes! We’ve had 5…yes 5 clients whose websites have crashed (some more than once!) in the last month! You’ve guessed it, they’re now letting us secure and maintain their website! Think you can’t afford to secure and maintain your website? Think again. Here’s the short version of…

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Maintaining Your Website is as Important as Getting a Haircut

Maintaining You Website is as Important as Maintaining Your Hair!

Wait! What?? What the heck does maintaining a website have to do with getting a haircut? Oooh, glad you asked! Let’s say you have long hair. If you don’t get it cut every so often, it’s still going to look ok on the surface. I mean, you can always just throw it up in a…

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What kind of attitude do you choose?

Attitude can change - and drive - everything!

“One of the most important steps you can take toward achieving your greatest potential in life is to learn to monitor your attitude and its impact on your work performance, relationships and everyone around you.” I grabbed that quote from SUCCESS magazine, and it couldn’t be more true! Attitude really IS everything. And you know…

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The Importance of Website Security & Keeping Your Website Safe

Are you taking care of your website security? If not, why not?! Website security is an important part of your business. theessentialwebsite.com

Is your website an important part of your business? Your website is the thing that people use to learn all about you and your amazing service, the thing that sells your products, the way you share your heart, dreams and more all over the world, and dare we say… the thing that could potentially make…

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