I’m not hired to build websites!

In the past several months, I’ve come to a realization. No one wakes up in the morning and says “Hmm…I want a WordPress website”. No one wakes up in the morning wanting someone to design or code. No one does this, and this includes business owners. A business owner normally wants a problem solved so […]

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DIY Website Builders – My Thoughts

When people find out I’m a website designer/developer, many people ask me how sites like Wix, Squarespace, and Weebly affect me and my business. With the ease of how people can create a website with these tools these days, some people think “Why do I need a website designer?” or “Why do I need a […]

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Welcome, New ExiStance Media Clients

New ExiStance Media is no longer doing web design work. Instead, I will be taking on web design work as an individual freelancer. That’s not to say New ExiStance Media is done for. I have several ideas of what I might do with it. But I think the purposely misspelled name might have been hurting […]

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Facebook ads: Don’t make it about the “likes”

Recently, I posted 3 tips to drive traffic to your website. Keep in mind, I was talking about driving traffic to your site, not to your Facebook page, necessarily. It’s ok if you have a lot of likes on your Facebook page. In fact, it may help add some credibility. Beware, however, that many of […]

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Goodbye, Adobe! Let’s explore other options!

Storify by Joey Cagle Tue, Apr 08 2014 20:48:43 Goodbye, Adobe! Let’s explore other options! Add to story or collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ Share on Linkedin Share by email Due to the need to cut costs, we're having to cut out Adobe's software. Adobe has great software in the […]

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4 reasons you should always pay designers and developers

Storify by Joey Cagle Tue, Apr 08 2014 19:21:07 4 reasons you should always pay designers and developers A great article by Jon Acuff about why you should pay designers and develoeprs. Add to story or collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ Share on Linkedin Share by email There is a […]

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“You should go into business for yourself…”

At one point I was trying to get back into a ministry school in Redding, California. Yes, I was wanting to be a youth pastor for some time. Things have changed since then and I’ve lost interest. But I had, of course, been to college previously for website and graphic design. Redding, California is a […]

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3 Ways To Turn Away Users Of Your Site

There are a number of things that turn users away from your website. Of course, you don’t want this to happen. But it is still commonplace. Here are 3 ways I’d like to talk about that cause people to lose interest in your website, and how you can combat the problem.

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A call to improving…

I’ve recently found comments or received some (unasked for) critiques about my website. Quite frankly, this week when I read some of the comments, it was during a time where I was already feeling down and I didn’t quite have the tough skin I normally do, and I broke down. Needless to say, it’s been […]

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