Category «Websites»

Why You Don’t Need A Web Designer

I love these questions that come the moment you aren’t expecting them. “Isn’t designing a website easy?” a new friend asked me. “You know, with tools like Squarespace, Wix, etc, do people still need web designers?” I gave kind of a crappy answer at the time. We were at the beach and I had just …

Helping Your Web Person Help You

Being among the masses that help people with computer (or more accurately internet) problems daily, there are a few things we the geeks would like you to know: 1) Sometimes we don’t know what you are talking about. Really. 2)¬†Sometimes we genuinely can not replicate the problem on our end. 3) Sometimes we can’t fix …

Your Guide To Bar Harbor Barter and Swap (And Websites Like It)

To some people in our area, there is an epic Facebook group called ‘Bar Harbor Barter and Swap’. It’s a closed and small group, mainly of people getting rid of random stuff (SCUBA fins!)¬†or looking for random stuff (universal car seat stroller). Two examples from the past hour. I’ve learned a few things from buying …

When Bad Things Happen To Good Websites

If you’ve read this already on Facebook, my apologies but I did want this to become part of the ‘official’ record on my blog. It also explains why I disappeared from this blog in the middle of a 30 day blogging challenge. About three weeks ago, I said out loud to Derrick ‘I just wish …