Wordpress

We build websites to suit the needs of small businesses and organizations. Our sites are built on the Wordress content management system (CMS). WordPress sites are readily tailored and easily accessible to business owners and site managers. See our portfolio of sites.

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High Peaks Media websites are search-engine optimized (SEO) and include security plugins, automated off-site backup, Google Analytics, contact forms, blog capacity, etc.- see services.

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All websites are responsive for viewing on mobile phone and tablets – see testing for responsive site design.

WordPress themes provide the distinctive flavors and styles of different sites. Our sites are based on themes such as Weaver Xtreme, Divi, Enfold, Impreza, and Be Theme.

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Domain Names and Website Hosting

Domain Names and Website Hosting

Domain names must be registered and websites must be physically hosted on a server. Domain Name Registration Domains should be registered in the business owner's name, under their email address. You own it, you control it. We use Namecheap for...
Website Maintenance, Updates, Backups, Monitoring

Website Maintenance, Updates, Backups, Monitoring

High Peaks Media has you covered . Depending on your plan, we Manage and oversee accounts (see Services Summary ) Provide automated off-site backups (using Updraft) Monitor malicious activity notifications and prevention Monitor...
Email Setup for HPM Accounts

Email Setup for HPM Accounts

Important!! See Health Checkup for your Business Email . Do you have an email account tied to a domain name (e.g., [email protected])? These email accounts can be accessed in several ways, including: Desktop email client installed on your c...
Website Analytics

Website Analytics

'Analytics' provide reports about visitor behavior on your website. How many times is your site visited each day? How do visitors find your site? What pages do they visit most often? How long do they spend on the site? These 'metrics' provide insights...

Posts on WordPress and Website Design

Testing Mobile and Responsive Website Design As of January 2017, mobile website views are surpassing views on desktops and tablets. Mobile prioritization is more important than ever. Device simulators are of two types. Responsive Simulators show how your website adjusts ...

The Challenge of Mobile Website Delivery – You Have No Idea! Mobile Delivery - You have No idea Mobile Delivery: The Challenge Over half of website traffic is now on mobile phones, and yet, you may have not realize the extent of technical challenges posed by mobile delivery. I ...

Weaver II Pro WordPress Theme – Complete Customization, and Affordable Too! weaver ii pro themeI love the free Weaver II Wordpress theme, and I love Weaver II Pro even more. Why? Because of the dozens of options for customization, great forums and tech support, ...

Video and Audio Player Plugins for Streaming Amazon S3 Content JWPlayerThis post highlights some plugins (mostly premium) currently available for streaming audio and video content stored on Amazon S3 servers. Amazon S3 provides robust and economic cloud storage for audio and ...

How to Order WordPress Posts by Upcoming Date in a Calendar Event Feed Weaver Show Posts PluginWordpress posts can be used in a calendar event feed, but they must be ordered so that events are posted by order of upcoming date (next event posted first), and ...

What Makes a Website Aesthetically Pleasing? Susan Weinschenk“When people rate a site as aesthetically pleasing they are responding to two main factors: that it is orderly, and that it is just a little bit unique: Lavie & Tractinsky, ...

Calls to Action in WordPress Website Headers, 2015 Theme Review calls-to-action-in-wordpress-themes-call-or-textCalls to Action (CTAs) in the Header regions of Wordpress themes are reminders to customers to act: “Do This Now!”. This post is a review of contemporary Wordpress themes that offer ...

Front Page Sliders for Images and Posts Nemus sliderFront page sliders for images and posts are key elements of many sites, and yet sometimes difficult to select. Often I am looking for the option to pull in excerpts from pages ...

How to Create a Membership Directory on Your Website Online_Member_DirectoryThe membership directory described below was created for a small organization, so that members could share contact information. Here were some of the concerns and methods. Directory Access First, the directory must be visible ...

WordPress Plugin ‘Newsletter’ Offers Powerful Low-Cost Email-List Service newsletter wordpress pluginThe Wordpress plugin ‘Newsletter‘ offers low-cost and powerful email list services for businesses. We are currently using the Newsletter on several sites, for the following reasons: Newsletter offers complete control over ...