I work a great deal with WordPress. It seems to be a pretty standard open-source software package for building websites these days. Besides the ease of use and flexibility aspects of WordPress, it continues to be remarkably stable and has a huge user base. However, one of the more difficult things about WordPress (And by… Read more Install WordPress Theme Builder (from an existing website)
When we consider that we need color settings for the fonts, the header graphics, any logos, links, visited links, text headers, and other detail design elements, we need more than just one or two colors to choose from. The last thing we want is a monochrome looking layout (at least by accident). And the other last thing we want are hideous colors that completely clash with each other and make visitors feel uneasy about being there.
So I set out making an awesome looking site for this client only to find out that their REAL goal is to increase profits by making online sales, NOT having a flashy design. Having a great looking site and having a search engine friendly “selling machine” are two very different things.
The Beauty of Open Source – My top 5 picks. I also suggest other software like Joomla, Drupal, PHPCoin, GIMP, LINUX, and many more. I plan to write more about these in the future but I wanted to mention the top 5 Open Source programs that I use most.