Review: WP E Signature by ApproveMe

Review: WP E Signature by ApproveMe

WP E Signature, by ApproveMe, is a high-end, paid WordPress plug-in that allows users to create personalized, legally binding contracts that can be signed electronically with a computer mouse or touch screen. It’s the first application of its kind that I’m aware of,...

The Cost of a Website, 2016

Here’s a good article. “How Much Should A Website Cost in 2016?” An important point concerning modern web design tools like Wix: However, it does pay to spend the money to have a professional company create or redesign your website. While free tools...
Portfolio Update Underway

Portfolio Update Underway

I have decided to revamp one of my demo websites- Iowa Corridor Burgers and Sushi. It’s not in my portfolio for the time being. On another front, I have 2 or 3 new projects lined up and I can’t wait to show them off.
Website Checklist Part 3

Website Checklist Part 3

I’ve listed the features and qualities a professional website should have in 2016. Here, I wrap it up. Contact Option: There needs to be contact information on your site- this isn’t optional. The whole point of the Internet is communication, and if your site...
Website Checklist Part 2

Website Checklist Part 2

Continuing my checklist of recommended website features. Search Engine Optimized: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is almost an industry all its own. A professional web design service may concentrate on building sites and refer clients to a dedicated SEO expert. It...
Website Checklist Part 1

Website Checklist Part 1

Here are a few things I think a business website should be or have in the year 2016. Fresh Content: For a website to be successful, it needs to be updated regularly. This is a sign to visitors that your business is, in fact, in business. I like making websites with...
Welcome To Xiphos Web Marketing!

Welcome To Xiphos Web Marketing!

Hi, I’m Nate Houstman, owner of Xiphos Web Marketing, and this is my first blog post. I graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2002 with a B.A. in Anthropology. If I learned anything, it was how to write research papers, I should site my sources, and...