AuthorMatt Naus

I have been building web applications and other digital products for more then a decade. Currently on an exciting journey discovering the ins and outs of content marketing while growing my newest business. Dedicated to helping digital agencies and entrepreneurs around the world succeed!

Bootstrapping Your Company’s Marketing

B
Bootstrapping Your Company's Marketing

Marketing your business is an essential building block for success. But it can be hard to do if you’re a small company, or if you aren’t familiar with how to go about it. You might have read advice online about how to master social media or build an email list. But how does that help your small business, startup, or side-project succeed? If your company doesn’t make itself known to customers, or...

Website Development: Ten Years Ago vs. Today

W
Website Development: Ten Years Ago vs. Today

If you’re closely involved with web development, you know that your website stack (the software the makes up your web development workflow) has evolved and changed since you first started. Over the years there has been a fundamental shift in the way web development has been carried out across technology stacks, frameworks, and programming languages. These changes are often ushered in by minor...

Essential Features for a Modern Website

E
Essential Features for a Modern Website

Owning and operating a website these days is a little easier than it used to be. But if you are doing it correctly, it’s also more time intensive. There is more to think about now regarding how your website appears to users than ever before, despite advancements in ease of use and deployment for website owners and operators. And as more people have moved online for business or leisure, there is...

Marketing and Social Media Trends for 2019

M
Marketing and Social Media Trends for 2019

Marketing is an essential part of doing business. Especially as we move into 2019. Marketing your business online is the most effective way to grow your business and increase revenue. Online marketing also boasts impressive ROI for just a minimal amount of effort if you know where to focus. And knowing where to focus is perhaps the most important part of marketing your business online. If you run...

Looking for a 100% white label and open source web site builder for your business? Check out Pagestead!

Selecting a Niche for your Website Builder Business

S
Selecting a Niche for your Website Builder Business

If you run an agency or want to get into the business of building websites, you might have stumbled across website builders to assist you in your work. These tools are excellent for saving time and delivering value to customers. They create an end product that is high in quality, without requiring the difficult process of complete custom development. Using a website builder can save time, but if...

Top 5 Headless CMSs

T

If you’re familiar with traditional CMSs, then you’re probably familiar with how useful they can be for managing content and publishing things to your website. CMSs like WordPress and Drupal are ubiquitous tools that companies and individuals use to manage content and make publishing easier. They’ve become an essential part of successful content strategies, and have changed how we...

Static site generators vs. WordPress

S
Static site generators vs. WordPress

If you’ve thought about ditching your WordPress website as an alternative, you might have already seen that there isn’t much real competition in the way of costs and ease of use. WordPress provides an easy to use platform that is cheap to host, and doesn’t require a lot of work to get right. But if your main reason for switching comes down to speed, security, development, or cost, there are...

Companies with the best design systems (why component based design is important)

C

Design systems are becoming increasingly popular for companies to adopt and share with the general public. With many of the major platform brands like Google, and Microsoft making their design systems public, there has been an increasing amount of exposure for the concept of not only creating a design system but making it available to the world at large. The rapid pace at which technology on...

Some great alternatives to WordPress in 2018

S

If you’re using self-hosted WordPress for a website, storefront, or a blog you’ve likely seen alternatives out and about in the market. But why would you switch? WordPress has a lot of great features that make it very extensible and easy to use. WordPress websites power 30% of sites on the internet according to VentureBeat. It powers many of the websites we see in our daily lives, and it receives...

The best lightweight CSS frameworks in 2018

T

When creating when websites web designers and developers often use CSS frameworks to save time. If you’re a designer or a developer, you’re likely familiar with the most popular frameworks, Bootstrap and Foundation. But the trend in recent years has been to reduce the size of the files needed in these CSS frameworks. In this post, we’ll outline some of the most popular lightweight CSS frameworks...

Recent Posts

Recent Comments

Archives

Categories

Meta