Education Sage

Education Sage, Inc. logo created for website

ABOUT PROJECT:Client wanted her logo design updated with a creative, graphic element that conveys her educational services, while maintaining high readability.  TYPE: Logo Design CLIENT: Education Sage, Inc. Rancho Palos Verdes, CA DATE: October 2021

OnPoint Vision Inc.

OnPoint-Vision Inc. website designed by UmeWorks

ABOUT PROJECT:  Initially being built by a relative, the website development for this cutting-edge ophthalmic firm was stalled when UmeWorks was contacted. OnPoint Vision was referred by their longtime and well-respected marketing partner.  After reviewing the development site, UmeWorks proposed a complete redesign on the WordPress platform.  The CEO was very pleased with the outcome. […]

Education Sage

Education Sage website

ABOUT PROJECT: Moving from an outdated DIY Wix site, the Client’s website was redesigned and built using a mobile-friendly WordPress theme. Service offerings are clearly displayed, along with call-to-actions for the site visitors. Keyword-rich content was added to improve the site’s SEO. TYPE: WordPress CLIENT: Education Sage, Inc.Rancho Palos Verdes, CA DATE: November 2021 Visit […]

Should You Use Texting for Your Business?

Using texting for business

Preferences in how people communicate with each other and with businesses have changed to favor types that provide convenience and greater accessibility. Texting has become the preferred way for most people to connect with others because it: Allows people the freedom to respond on their own schedule. Provides privacy that phone calls do not. Has […]

Having a Problem Receiving Notification Emails from Your Online Form?

Trouble with receiving online form notification emails?

From our experience, adding an online form to a website has typically been “easy peasy”. Unfortunately, it’s not always a “slam dunk”.  UmeWorks recently inherited a website from a client whose online form notification emails kept landing in their Junk folder. The site was built on WordPress and was using a popular form plugin. After […]

Importance of Good Website Design for Business

Good website design is important for businesses

Most people understand the importance of a website for business. This is evidenced by the fact 71% of U.S. businesses now have a website. Unfortunately, many small business owners do not appreciate the value of a good, professionally-designed site, which is perhaps why 72% of websites are rated “poor” among consumers. The following are seven […]

Leverage Our Services to Increase Your Company’s Internet Presence

Business attracts new customers

You may initially come to UmeWorks to ask us to build a website for you. We are happy to do that, especially if you are a new business owner, as a website is an essential component to helping your business be visible. We also like to advise you of other efforts you should take to […]

Should I Make a DIY Website or Hire a Pro?

Make a DIY website or hire a pro?

It’s a question many organizations, businesses, and individual professionals ask. Often, DIY website design seems the more attractive option. And why not when you could save a few thousand in the process? DIY becomes even more enticing when you hear about website builders such as WIX, Weebly, and Squarespace, that enable “anyone to build quality […]

Pedro Pet Pals

San Pedro's Pedro Pet Pals 2022 Calendar

ABOUT PROJECT:Pedro Pet Pals held annual pet photo contest in which entrants and voters donate to support the non-profit organization. Entry with the most votes is featured on the cover. Each month features the runners-up.  In support of Pedro Pet Pals, UmeWorks provided photo-editing and calendar design gratis, including a collage of all the entrants. […]

Tips for New Bloggers

Tips for new bloggers

Are you thinking about starting a blog? Perhaps you run an e-store and would like a complementary blog to give consumers more information about your products or services. Or maybe you’re looking for a platform to share your experiences with the world? Whichever the case, blogging allows you to connect with new people and break […]

Matthew C. Yu Law

Matthew Yu Law Probate Law website

ABOUT PROJECT: Law Firm needed a website design to replace a third-party platform site. UmeWorks designed and built a new, clean, and professional website. TYPE: WordPress CLIENT: Matthew C. Yu, Esq., Torrance, CA DATE: October 2021 Visit Website

West Adams Neighborhood Council

West Adams Neighborhood Council redesigned website

ABOUT PROJECT:LA neighborhood council site was over ten years old and not maintained. Among other things, the theme and crucial meeting plug-ins were no longer supported and many features were no longer working. The site was also not mobile friendly. UmeWorks provided a new design and site structure, collaborating with the Board liaison on decisions. […]