Author: mike@mikeritteronline.com

  • The Greenbriar Groundskeeper

    The Greenbriar Groundskeeper

    https://greenbriargroundskeeper.com/ The Greenbriar Groundskeeper is a local landscape maintenance company serving the Chantilly, Virginia area. Chris needed a website and work on branding. I built his static website with Eleventy and Netlify for a low-cost solution to local business hosting since much of his business comes by word of mouth. This website requires occasional edits…

  • Settings I Change on Every WordPress Install

    When you install a WordPress website you are given so many standard settings and tools to build a successful website, but it comes with several default settings I change on every install. Title and Tag Line The first settings are to set the website title and tag line. The title is usually the company name…

  • North Battlefield Civic League

    North Battlefield Civic League

    North Battlefield Civic League is one of the largest community organizations in Chesapeake, Virginia. As they organize, the league needs a website to communicate and coordinate. I presented an exciting solution for the organization to use WordPress from the ground up to connect with neighbors and generate revenue through strategic partnerships with local businesses. The…

  • Kimbrell Landscape

    Kimbrell Landscape

    https://kimbrell-landscape.com/ Small Business Website Redesign Kimbrell Landscape has a strong reputation and impressive portfolio. Their website had plenty of photographs of previous work without much context. Their WordPress website built with a block theme features a strong design and color scheme from their logo. These elements cement the company’s brand. I included plenty of copy…

  • Franco American Mowing

    Franco American Mowing

    https://francoamericanmowing.com/ Website and Branding Franco American Mowing is a lawn mowing service in Chantilly, Virginia. This family-owned business needed to improve their presence across the web to attract new customers in Northern Virginia. Their custom WordPress website uses a block-based theme for a future-proof and scalable solution. Branding is tightly integrated into the design with…