Susan J. Preston Bio
Parody Ad Sheds Light on Chevron Greenwashing
The first time I watched this ad on Twitter I thought it was the real deal, and immediately, I thought: Well, here we go again with Big Oil’s big bucks pumping up positive emotions about a sparkling planet, nature, and happy families. This is called Greenwashing – when a business uses design elements that give a false impression they are planet-friendly when they simply aren’t.
On doing the work we love and how to do more of it
This, I believe, is the key to doing the design and photography work that I love: to bring the full force of my creativity and presence to every action as best I can in service to others…
Recent WordPress Vulnerabilities
It’s that time again! Just in time for Halloween, Wordpress has issued a new security update for its core software that every Wordpress site owner should be aware of. The recently released version 5.2.4 contains
Steal like a MAESTRO
How every genius on the face of the earth has stolen ideas and it’s high time we woke up and started working together and sharing ours.
The Pain of Perfectionism
Last week I received a note from a team member who was distraught over committing what she felt was an egregious mistake – a typo in an email campaign…
Gutenberg Arrives with an URGENT Security Update
You may have heard that Wordpress, the core software that runs your website, has recently released a major update called Gutenberg 5.0. Yes, the inventor of…
What Do Martin Guitars Have to do with ROCKING your website?
With all the web design options available to business owners, making the decision between a prefabricated "templated" website and a unique, custom design can be difficult to wrap your head around. So we wondered... is there another industry out there that offers...
Shooting Stars-Some truths about making a commitment to yourself
Two years ago I made a promise to myself to recommit to the practice of photography. Before shifting into what was called “new media” a couple decades ago, I made my living as a professional photographer, but…
Getting Started with WordPress Two-Factor Authentication
A tutorial on setting up two-factor authorization for those customers who have signed up for our WebCare Plans. Protect your website!
This is my winter’s song
This morning I finally lit my first fire of the season. I say finally because even though the firewood was delivered and stacked weeks ago, I wanted the first spark to be lit at the right moment, with reverence and a prayer for peace in a very dark season. So when I...