Web Design Blog

This is my growing collection of blogs, vlogs and videos with recommendations on Divi/WP tools, courses, plugins, etc, along with personal web design related material.
Image File Types Explained

Image File Types Explained

JPG, PNG, PDF, EPS, GIF, AI, SVG, PSD oh my... There are so many image file types but what the heck is the difference and which one should I use??? In this post, I'll give you a basic understanding and overview of image and graphic file types, formats and extensions....

My Top 6 Web Design Sales Tips

My Top 6 Web Design Sales Tips

I've been fortunate to sell a lot of websites for nearly a decade (to this point.) In this video + free eBook, I'm dishing out my Top 6 Web Design Sales Tips! All are explained in more detail along with call-to-actions in the eBook but in short, my tips are:You Gotta...

10 Lessons Learned in 10 Years of Self Employment

10 Lessons Learned in 10 Years of Self Employment

10 years ago (March of 2009), I got laid off from my job as a cabinet maker. I began working jobs on the side to cover bills and soon after, started into the wild world of graphic and web design. Thus began my journey into self employment which I have not looked back...

Behind The Scenes – Making a Course

Behind The Scenes – Making a Course

Welcome to my first ever vlog style documentary where I'm bringing you behind the scenes during the making of a course! This video contains footage condensed over 10 days where I planned, structured, wrote, recorded, built and launched my Divi/WordPress Beginners...

My Top 7 Business Books

My Top 7 Business Books

Here's a look at the top 7 business books that have made the biggest impact on me with growing and building a successful web design business. These are not "web design specific" and can be applied to any business in any industry or market. If you have any you love or...

Best Form Builder Plugins for WordPress

Best Form Builder Plugins for WordPress

Choosing a form builder plugin for your Wordpress site is an important decision. You want something reliable, flexible and customizable as it's a tool that's crucial to your web design toolbox. In this post, I go over my top 2 recommended form builders and provide...

Top 10 Best Divi Plugins

Top 10 Best Divi Plugins

In this post we're going to go over my Top 10 Divi plugins. I did a video recently over viewing my Top 10 Free WordPress Plugins and someone asked if I would do a similar video geared towards Divi specific plugins, so thats what this post is all about. I wanted to...

My Top 10 FREE WordPress Plugins

My Top 10 FREE WordPress Plugins

Over the years, I've used hundreds of free Wordpress plugins. Some have worked out great for many of my site builds and some have been a total waste of time and have conflicted with many other tools, themes and plugins I've used.So here's a list of my top 10 plugins...

How to get Video Testimonials from Clients

How to get Video Testimonials from Clients

Written testimonials are good, Google and Facebook Reviews are great but nothing beats a Video Testimonial of a happy client recommending your service or product. I'm going to walk you through how to get video testimonials from your clients which will help you get...

Best Courses to Learn Divi & Web Design

Best Courses to Learn Divi & Web Design

***Update January 2019*** I released this post before I began creating courses of my own and while I still highly recommend every course mentioned in the video, I just want to make sure you know I have a growing suite of courses as well that you might be interested...