Don’t Miss Out! Are you Ignoring Some Customers?

Is your business missing potential sales because you haven’t considered making your website easier for individuals with disabilities? Who are these potential customers? They are individuals with disabilities such as epilepsy, blindness, motor impairments, cognitive disabilities, and more. Your competition may or may not have considered this segment of the population. But you could. It […]

Your Website May Need Spring Cleaning.

Any website built on WordPress may need to be cleaned up a bit especially if you have had multiple web developers working on it or if it has been neglected for for the past 2-3 years. This is because you may have too many plugins. Some plugins may have become incompatible with others or simply […]

See How AccessiBe works for the Visually Impaired

This widget can easily be added to your website and can increase your audiance by including customers who rely on screen readers. Watch the video belew as they demonstrate what it is like for a blind person using screen reader as they try to navigate a website with and without the AccessiBe widget. If you […]

Is Your Website ADA Compliant?

Site Mechanix was tasked just recently to find an ADA solution for a restaurant owner for their website. It was the first time that we had ever looked into this and what we found was very eye opening. This past March, the Department of Justice (DOJ) issued an opinion on ADA Compliance related to websites. […]

Graphic Design Help

If you routinely use graphic design software like Photoshop, Illustrator or even Canva online, you probably don’t need help with graphic design. For the majority of business owners there just isn’t enough time to learn and work all that software. Once more, what would you do with it if you did? No need to be […]

Got Content?

Most of the small business clients that I work with are passionate about their businesses. So much so that there is usually a wealth of information that we can put in their website. This is important for many reasons. It helps inform potential customers of their products and services. It also helps Google index your […]

Why WordPress?

Most people have heard of WordPress and it continues to dominate in the website marketplace. If you are new to WordPress, think of it as a pre-packaged website that allows you to login to the back end and make changes. If you were to build a website in HTML, the old fashioned way, you wouldn’t […]

2 Ways to Connect Your Domain to Your Website

Where ever your domain is registered is where you will find settings to point your domain to your website. For example if your domain is registered at GoDaddy.com that will be the place to login and find settings. GoDaddy has made it little less intuitive to find these settings than other registrars, but you can […]

How to Get SSL for Your Website

SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer. It is a type of encryption to keep your website patrons safe when inputting personal information. It will also help protect your website too. You will notice when a website is secure when you see the little padlock in the browser’s address bar at the top just to the […]

Should I use Fonts?

Yes! Fonts are graphical representations of text that may be expressed by a different typeface, size, weight, or color. You might have picked a font or font-face on a software program like Microsoft Word or WordPad. Fonts can be used on your website as well. Below is an example of fonts that reliably display on […]