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Six Ways That Website Maintenance Helps Your Business


Getting your website built and launched is just the beginning in terms of helping your business become a success and reaching its online goals. Over time, plugins left un-updated can compromise the functionality of your site, or you may have set up the website in the first place without clear goals and strategies in place…

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Why Trusting Your Web Developer Is Important


Trusting a web developer can be tough. I have worked in the industry for quite a few years now, and something that came up again and again throughout certain phases of a project (predominantly in the initial stages and at Discovery Meetings) was the client admitting that they’d had problems in the past with developers…

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16 Signs Your Website Sucks


Nobody wants to be told their website sucks.  However, if you’ve checked your website analytics and there’s plenty of traffic coming to your site but people aren’t staying around, it could be something to do with your website or the content on it. Below are sixteen reasons why your website may be in need of…

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How Much Does A Website Cost?


If you’re in any kind of business where you offer a service, you’re gonna get asked how much your service costs. Some things are fixed cost for a set amount of time, like an hour’s massage. Some things can vary wildly, like the cost of a website. Why? Is it better design, company overheads, plain…

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9 Things To Look For When Choosing A WordPress Theme


Choosing A WordPress Theme Aah, the marketplace of WordPress Themes. There are thousands of them out there, all trying to vy for your attention with their sleek designs and ability to do pretty much anything you can think of that you’d like your website to do (and then some other stuff too). It doesn’t matter…

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Online Booking – Should I Bother?


Today we’re having a quick look at the pros and cons of online booking. That is, if someone visits your website, makes the decision to use your service, and then books an appointment with you through the site. There are a couple of ways we can do this: 1. You have a contact form set…

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Welcome to Peridot Web Design!


You may have noticed that there’s been a few changes on the site & Facebook page in recent weeks. I’ve felt for a while now that it was time for my business to have its own name, rather than just being run under mine. I aim to provide a full and tailored experience through the…

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My Top Five WordPress Plugins


Most people who know anything about WordPress have heard of plugins – as the years have gone by, more and more have become available, letting us expand and grow our websites alongside our businesses. If you can think of something you want your WordPress site to do, theres probably a plugin for it! The less…

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Why Do I Need A Website Care Plan?


Ah, the ever confusing world of the website care plan. It’s an all too common scenario – client wants a brand new spangly site, maybe because they’ve launched a new venture, or maybe because they want to replace their old and tired-looking one from nearly as far back as when the Hamster Dance website was…

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