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I got an email recently. The guy who's done my webhosting for the last several years is getting out of the business. I have until the end of the month to find a new host. Ptththp. He recommends GoDaddy (and the guy who runs the basic web design class at the community center recommends it too), so I guess I will probably use them. I am updating as much as I can myself, but I am a novice and am using FrontPage. There are tons of things I have no clue how to do. I will have to hire a professional to do the rest, I guess. I want it to be secure and be able to use credit cards or other methods in addition to Paypal.

I still want pictures of us and our merchandise for the page, but I don't have the money (which sucks, because I have a friend who is an awesome photographer.)Well, the important thing now is to update it and find a new home for it. I can make it pretty later.
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[User Picture]From: schip2mylou
2007-07-06 05:11 pm (UTC)
You do realize that I still owe you guys a photo session, right?

Ok, here's my suggestion. I think you should switch to powweb.com and install the new version of WordPress on the site, then run that as your site and update it just like you would do a blog. I know it's possible because people do it all the time. And you don't have to know any html or Front page or anything!

What do you think?
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[User Picture]From: hoosierhistoric
2007-07-06 05:35 pm (UTC)
would it still have my web address, or would it be powweb something or other?

(LOL, just what I need, another blog to manage>) :)
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[User Picture]From: schip2mylou
2007-07-06 05:50 pm (UTC)
It would still have your web address, it just would be hosted at powweb's server. It's easier to manage a wordpress website than it is to manage a whole "normal" website though!
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