Copyright Redux

Copyright Redux

A long time ago, I wrote a post about photographs and copyright. It’s time to talk about this again.   If you want to use a photograph on your website for illustrative purposes, you need to secure rights and permission to use it. If you copy a photo from another site...
Outdoor Family Portrait Season

Outdoor Family Portrait Season

Spring is just around the corner and that means family portrait season is fast approaching! We are fortunate in the Chicago area to have some wonderful outdoor “studios.” A family portrait session only takes a couple of hours and includes a deluxe print package. Photo...
Why you should buy your own domain name

Why you should buy your own domain name

Although you might feel overwhelmed at the responsibility for buying your own domain name, it’s worth the effort to do so. As a business owner, owning your own domain name is important if you ever want to change website developers. Buying the domain is much...
A website needs these things to exist

A website needs these things to exist

A Domain name or url is the web address that customers will use to find your website on the internet. A domain name should be something memorable and preferably something to do with what your website is about or contains. The shorter the better to decrease the chance...
So why do people shop online? Part 2

So why do people shop online? Part 2

It’s easier to compare products and offers online Comparing prices online is much easier than going to each store and checking prices. A google search will bring up tons of choices including places you may not have considered.   Customers can buy products that...
So why do people shop online?

So why do people shop online?

Convenience is a big factor Customers can make purchases when they have time. This is sometimes after the brick and mortar store is already closed or while they are waiting in line for something else. Shopping online is a great alternative for customers who have...