Category: Web

All posts having to do with web design, whether it’s for school, work, or personal.

WordCamp 2016 #wordpress #thelovelygeek


Sacramento WordCamp 2016

Last weekend was the 2nd annual WordCamp Sacramento. It was organized again by our local Sacramento WordPress Meetup group, and this time it was hosted at the Harper Alumni Center at CSU, Sacramento. WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like… Read more »

Best Practices for Creating Content #wcsac #wordpress #wordcamp #thelovelygeek


Best Practices for Creating Content

My 10 minute lightning talk from the 2016 Sacramento WordCamp on Best Practices for Creating Content. I go over why you shouldn’t use a traditional word processor to populate your content and what you can use instead.

2016 Reader Survey #thelovelygeek


Second Annual Reader Survey

A year ago I asked you lovely readers to fill out a survey to help me build a better blog. Now that my new blog has been live for about a month, I’d like to ask you to please fill out my reader survey for this year. Take Survey Answers are anonymous – unless you… Read more »

#thelovelygeek launching soon


The Lovely Geek

Hello, friends! You may have noticed it’s been a little quiet around here lately. That’s because I’ve been busy behind the scenes working on my new blog for quite some time. I’m happy to finally announce a launch date for Monday, September 5. Everything will switch over then. I’m signing off for now, but… Read more »

WordCamp Sacramento 2015


Sacramento WordCamp 2015

Saturday, November 7th I had the privilege of attending the first ever WordCamp Sacramento. It was organized by our local Sacramento WordPress meet-up group and was hosted by my alumni, The Art Institute of California – Sacramento. For those of you unfamiliar with WordCamp, it’s basically a conference for people that are fans/use WordPress. There… Read more »

NaBloPoMo #thelovelygeek


NaBloPoMo 2015

It’s November 1st which means it’s National Blog Post Month (NaBloPoMo). Long time followers of my blog know this means that this month I challenge myself to blog for a whole month. It’s a nice way to get myself back into blogging if I find myself stuck in rut. My friend and fellow blogger Jem… Read more »


Help Me Build a Better Blog: A Reader Survey

Through social media I’ve been able to gage who some of my readers are, but since I am planning on a new blog I’d like to know a little more about you! As a professional web designer, the research process is super important as it determines the direction of the design, so I wouldn’t be… Read more »