Author Archive | john

New Website

You may have noticed that our website has changed. We have been working on a new website since last fall to help us market our Grand Rapids based web design services. However our ever growing client list has kept us very busy and we have been unable to finish our website. One of the downsides […]

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Canadian Style Deli Food

Are you in the Chicago area and interested in Canadian style deli food? If so then you may want to check out Northern Lights Deli. We have worked with Northern Lights Deli to solve several website issues and create an online food ordering system. We are very excited about this partnership and eagerly awaiting a […]

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Funny Web Design Memes

As you may know we at Grand Rapids Web enjoy making a lot of web design related memes. We have highlighted some of the better web design memes out there and featured them in this video.

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Grand Rapids Web: emarketing for mijuices.com

More and more people are turning to vaping and e cigarettes as a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes. Grand Rapids Web is currently doing e marketing for MIJuices.com a Grand Rapids based vaping online store.   Do you buy ejuice to #vape online? 20% off all orders in July with the code 6175SOMJMAVH http://t.co/FnBpOz4WO8 pic.twitter.com/gtxU6brDlr […]

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Web Design and Social Media Meme- MySpace

Mr. We don’t need to waste money on a website. We have a MySpace! Social media can be a great tool. But a company website is such a vital part of your marketing presence. So many people try to skimp on their budget when it comes to modernizing their company. Don’t be a dinosaur, because dinosaur […]

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No Surprise Bills

One of the things that I think is very important to running a business is no surprise billings or charges. Clients don’t ever want to be surprised by a bill. I would dare say that the average client would rather pay a large bill that they had advance notice for then a bill 50% smaller […]

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Custom Widget Areas

Widgets are one if the great features of WordPress. They allow people to easily drag and drop to add different elements to their websites. Any web developer that knows what they are doing can accomplish these same functions without using widgets. It’s a simply a matter of adding the necessary elements to the theme files […]

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Importance of Child Themes

I do quite a bit of advanced customization on my WordPress websites. This often includes creating plugins or editing the site template files in order to take the site to the next level. I recently did work on a website for one of the public relations and communications agencies in Chicago. The owner wanted a […]

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New Years Eve in Fargo

I lived in Fargo, North Dakota for over three years. I once walked all the way across the city in a blizzard to get to work. I’ve reprinted this news paper piece and my response to highlight my work ethic and dependability. A Michigan work ethic to be admired in Fargo By Mary Kay Wierenga […]

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