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What Are WordPress Pingbacks & Trackbacks?

By Paul Halagan | May 9, 2019

If you’ve ever dug into the WP dashboard while blogging you may have come across pingbacks & trackbacks and scratched you head as I have. What are they?  What they do? Should I allow them. Here’s a good article by John Hughes that explains Pings and Trackbacks that does a good job of explaining them […]

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Organizing Your Media on WordPress

By Paul Halagan | May 3, 2019

I often build sites with¬† lots of images, pdfs that can become a real headache to manage. In the past I’ve used Enhanced Media Library. It’s easy to use and catagorize the media library. I ran into a conflict with Beaver Builder, which is my primary site building tool and haven’t found a replacement yet. […]

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New Foundations Group Home Gets New Branding and a New Website

By Paul Halagan | Nov 28, 2018

  Giving back to the community, we helped New Foundations Inc become more visible in their community with a new logo and a new website.     Need help with your website? Halagan Design is a marketing studio specializing in web design and marketing for expert and nonprofit organizations as well as businesses interested in […]

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Adding ReCaptcha to Gravity forms

By Paul Halagan | Nov 20, 2018

What is reCAPTCHA and why would should you like it? ReCAPTCHA is a test used on intake forms designed to foil automated bots that add spam to your inbox.¬† There are many variations. Gravity forms is one of the most most popular WordPress form plugins. Adding reCAPTCHA is pretty easy. Really Simple Captcha is one […]

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New Website for a National Organic Agriculture and Landscape Product Distributor for Green Earth Ag & Turf in Branford

By Paul Halagan | Nov 20, 2018

About 5 years ago we designed the initial branding for Green Earth Ag & Turf. At the time the company was just forming and Joe and Emily had one main product that they were selling. Five years later the company has grown into a national reseller of Organic Ag and Turf products. The original site […]

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Every Organization (Still) Needs a Website

By Paul Halagan | Oct 12, 2018

Every organization has (or should have) a website. How useful it is? Is it helping your organization reach its goals? The purpose of a organization website has been evolving since the first web page went live in 1991. Organizations were some of the early pioneers on the web, creating websites and the first social networks: […]

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business marketing website

Business Marketing Website :
Corporate Cranium, a Creative Email Marketing Website

By Paul Halagan | Sep 4, 2018

Corporate Cranium is a business marketing website. It’s a director of participating mentors and an ongoing blog that mentors contribute to with articles that are important and timely for businesses in the mentors target audience. On a bi-monthly basis the articles are used to create an e-newsletter that is then provided to mentors for distribution […]

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bioscience start-up website

BioScience Start-up:
Cytosolix 1 Page Start-up Website

By Paul Halagan | Sep 1, 2018

Cytosolix is a start-up working through the ABCT program. Cytosolix has discovered a way to re-engineer existing chemotherapeutics to target solid tumors. They needed a professional web presence to present to interested investors and partners. We created a simple 1 page website with a contact page that provides a legitimate online presence for investors to […]

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Bioscience WordPress Theme

BioScience WordPress Theme:
ABCT | ELabNYC | Next Milestone

By Paul Halagan | Sep 1, 2018

As a member of the Design Technologies team we were commissioned to create a new Bioscience WordPress Theme that they could reuse for a series of BioScience Accelerators they run. The website is the anchor for bringing together program participants, mentors, venture advisors, team members, and the advisory board. We created a custom directory plugin […]

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