The author of this charming book asked me to do a simple promotional site. At first, in order to keep the cost of the project low, we planned to simply modify an existing theme. However, by the third iteration of changes, the design was so different that I simply wrote the theme … [Read more...] about Hungry Monkey
For several years, I had a second specialty: websites for authors. While I loved working with writers and many of my favorite designs came from these projects, I reached the point where I needed to increase my consulting rates on the government/education projects and could not ethically demand the same from authors who were paying for web marketing out of their own dwindling advances.
Justine Larbalestier, 2008
By the summer of 2008, Justine had been blogging in WordPress for some time, and wanted to use it to manage the 100 or so static pages that made up the rest of her site. She also wanted to update the look of the site and make it easier to maintain. The old design included … [Read more...] about Justine Larbalestier, 2008
In 2004, I had a dream: WordPress could be used to manage "static" sites, not just blogs. This site was my proof. WordPress had just added its page feature, and the functions for dealing with it were somewhat rudimentary. Today, building this site would be a breeze. At the time, … [Read more...] about Marsha Moyer