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SEO 413

SEO 413 is a site I built to help people understand the basics of Search Engine Optimization. It seems these days everyone and their mother is shilling SEO.  I think there are many great SEO guys + girls out there, but the core basics remain unchanged, something I call ‘The Rules of Google’. Visit the site sometime […]

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IS 183’s Buckaroo Bollywood Ball

Every year, the local art school IS183 in Lenox, Massachusetts that hosts an annual fundraising auction and theme party that is considered the ‘Best Party in The Berkshires’.  This year the theme of the party is the Buckaroo Bollywood Ball. IS 183’s Buckaroo Bollywood Ball

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IS183 Anime Hothouse

I only built the WordPress site and hosted it for the 2010 IS183 fundraiser Anime Hothouse.  All the content was created by the designers and the artists from IS183.

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Security Self Storage

Security Self Storage is a small storage company located in Pittsfield Mass. The self storage space is challenging in regard to the ability to generate original content about self storage.  So we created a clean site, did what we could creating some original content relative to location, zip code and placement. So as long as […]

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SageBrook Partners

Eugenie Sills of The Womens Times introduced me to Bernie Plishtin and Arnie Brandyberry of SageBrook Partners, a merger and acquisition company based in Great Barrington Massachusetts. SageBrook Partners does great work, and I have become big fans of Bernie and Arnie’s can-do attitude. Their work is stellar. Tasks: Research into previous hosting company Connecting […]

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Alnasco

Alnasco is a real estate development company based in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. I created this WordPress theme using the application Artisteer. Seth and Mitch Nash of Blue Q guided the design and interface of the design. Tasks: Keyword research in the Real Estate Development, Pittsfield Mass KW space Purchase of Alnasco.net for the client Hosted a […]

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Radioactive Bodega-IS183

I have been involved with IS 183’s Annual Fund-raising and Silent Auction parties for 3 years running. Michelle Quigley started working on the IS183 parties with The Snow Ball back in 2006. The first one I got involved in was Kabuki a Go Go back in 2007. Here is a link to some of the […]

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Jericho Valley Inn

I have worked with Ed Hanify now for a couple of years on his website.  When we first started working together, he had a very old site dating back to Web 1.0.  I created a WordPress site, shot some photographs, commissioned writer Mickey Friedman to create some original content about The Berkshires, and re-integrated his […]

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Malcolm Kirk

Malcolm Kirk The photographer known for the seminal work Man as Art, published in 1981, was a collection of photographs taking in the mid 1960s while working with the anthropologist Andrew Strathern of aboriginal body art in Papua New Guinea. Malcolm’s website had not been indexed by Google, ever, it was off the grid. To […]

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Michelle Quigley Artist and Designer

Michelle Quigley Artist, Illustrator, Designer and Book Designer. What can I say about Michelle. She is an incredible talent, bridging the 4 worlds of art, digital technology, intelligence and emotion. Having known and worked with her for many years I am a shameless fanboy. She is able to draw insight and wit and bring it […]

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Anne Fredericks

Anne G. Fredericks and Mermaid Design Created 3 sites, 2 with a WordPress back end, one a custom gallery. The challenge here was that Anne fredericks, an interior designer, art collector and guilder (gold leafer) had several bodies of work, as well as the fact that there were 4 other women with her name, around […]

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Sam Kasten Handweaver

  Sam Kasten Handweaver Rebuilt Sam Kastens web site to a fully functioning PHP site, created the url KastenTibetans.com, which got indexed and ranked in the keyword space of Tibetan Rugs – then built out a new PHP module within Samkasten.com and did a permanent redirect to the module. Have built out several additional sites […]

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The Bookloft

Eric Wilska approached me on the recommendation of Rick Kowarek to help them come up with a new online marketing solution for the book store, The BookLoft.  The Bookloft is a small independent bookstore based in Great Barrington Mass which has a very solid local following. The old site had an awkward user interface, an […]

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The Meat Market

The Meat Market Jeremy and Emily Stanton have had a dream to create a business around grass fed and non antibiotic meats in the Southern Berkshire area. We create The Meat Market to help them raise money for a startup. They had received strong support from local farmers in the Southern Berkshire area. I built […]

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Berkshires VIM

Volunteers in Medicine Berkshires – Created a parallel site vimberkshires.com for people to actually find VIM under the keyword space of ‘free health care in the Berkshires’ – VIM Berkshires – etc – They migrated the primary site to a BlueHost account, built a new site and did a permanent redirect to the primary domain.

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Blue Q

When Seth and Mitch Nash, the creative geniuses behind Blue Q, asked me create a blog for them to help bring them into the social network scene, I jumped at the chance. “Since 1988 Blue Q has been putting an entertaining spin on everything from gum to magnets to lip balm to breath sprays to […]

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