Today we are announcing the official release of the Sitemason 6 Store and integration with FoxyCart v1.1. The new Store brings with it a slew of new features. Namely, the SM6 interface you already love for managing products, but also support for recurring payments (subscriptions), and better order management. Continue reading to learn how to get started with the Sitemason Store.
Heading into the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend, we are announcing the release of the Sitemason Status Page located at status.sitemason.com. It's not the most exciting announcement we've ever made, but an extremely important one for transparency and accountability.
Continue reading to learn all about it, and Happy Thanksgiving!
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How do you make your blog post or promotional event look great and get more clicks in all those social media platforms? We're talking about the nice image, title, summary and link you see in Facebook posts, Twitter Cards, and Google search results. Keep reading to learn all the great secrets to getting your content noticed on social media.
At Sitemason, we're lucky to work with a lot of really talented design partners. We also work with designers at various stages in their career. When working with beginners, we often see folks with tons of design talent, but sometimes they're a little green when it comes to designing for a successful web project.
After the break we consider design best practices for a project's ultimate success from the view of the client and web developer.
Illustration by Kevin Kennedy, strazi.org
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
They're at it again folks. Our partners have made us blush once again with the incredible websites they're building on the Sitemason platform. Here are a handful of gorgeous websites launched in the past few months.
Thank you so much to everyone who came to the Belcourt on Monday. What an event! And many thanks to the Belcourt themselves. Please show your support to this fabulous Nashville institution with frequency.
The two key videos from the event are below for your viewing pleasure. Many props to Identity Visuals for their incredible work putting together the Partners video. Wow, just wow.
Let us know if you have any questions via firstname.lastname@example.org or in comments.
Authorship is Google's effort to connect content authors to their other contributions on the web in Google search results. SEOs are strongly pushing authorship as a way to heighten brand value and declare content ownership.
Most importantly, Authorship increases rankings by generating trust between content producers and search engines. The following tutorial provides an easy to follow step-by-setup guide for adding Authorship to your own site. Read on to get your website primed for Authorship.
It's that time of the year, when every Thursday night throngs of music lovers crash the downtown Nashville courthouse lawn to bob and sway to the free (yes, really!) concert series Live on the Green. We'll be there every week, so come say hello and enjoy the music and fun, starting tonight with Matt & Kim. Read on for the full lineup!
Join us at the Belcourt Theatre on August 19th, at 2:30pm in Nashville, TN for the official release of Sitemason 6. The culmination of the re-imagination of our core product and mission to be the "preferred alternative to WordPress and Drupal for agencies, designers, and developers."