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Ranting, raving and educating about everything design for clients and designers alike.

Mr.D Studios Sites vs. WordPress.com

This one is randomly thrown in because the month is almost over and I wanted to share it with you. I was meeting with a start business here in Pittsburgh earlier this week and the owner asked a question that I wanted to be able to answer as clearly as possible: "What...

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diy or hire a professional

In recent weeks, a lot has gone one here for Mr. D Studios. Although most were only small steps, there were a lot of steps taken. but with every step, every change, came more new questions. Being based out of the Greater Pittsburgh, you get to know the general culture...

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Mediocrity in Design

Mediocrity. Hard to not fall into that level, and even harder to break away from it. but Mediocrity can be used to a designers (really anybody’s) advantage. It really all relates to the individual perspective of the person. Mediocre is defined as “of moderate quality;...

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WordPress: Security

Now that you know what WordPress is, Why you should use it, and why Mr. D studios uses it, we are going to discuss the elephant in the room. Security. Recently WordPress has been under scrutiny because of the security issues it had with older versions. Many WordPress...

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WordPress: SEO and Why to Use It

What is Search Engine Optimization Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is clean use of keywords and content to increase rankings on search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.  Since WordPress uses a “call and response” PHP base, SEO isn’t as easy to use as it is with...

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WordPress:Why MR.D Studios uses it

Why do I use WordPress for businesses, entrepreneur, non-profit sites.The answer: Options and Speed. If you are reading this, you know what WordPress is. If not I recommend going back and visiting: What Is WordPress. “The best choice you can make in life is the choice...

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WordPress for Your New Website

In the last post, What is WordPress, I gave a brief overview of what WordPress is as a CMS platform. However, I wanted to give readers a good set of thing to consider about why a WordPress based website is better for them now and in the future. WordPress is by far the...

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