Author Archives: Libby Fisher

About Libby Fisher

Hi, and thanks for stopping by my blog! I'm a freelance web designer and developer, and I started this blog as a way to get to know other web developers and to share useful tips, information, and other resources with fellow bloggers and web designers. Feel free to leave questions and comments below. Hope to see you around here again soon!

Project Spotlight: Rx4Life Chewelah

I recently redesigned the website for Rx4Life Chewelah – “a grassroots organization in eastern Washington seeking to educate the public, especially parents and children, about the dangers of prescription drug use.” The old site was a bit outdated and was … Continue reading

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Custom Halloween-themed Twitter feeds for your website

Looking for a Halloween-themed custom Twitter feed for your website? Look no further! Here are four Halloween-themed Twitter feeds that I designed. Click on any image to view the live Twitter feed, then simply view the source of the page … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: Colville Law

Colville Law is a website that I designed and developed for Pruitt-Hamm Law and Mediation Services in Colville, Wash. The website features a lot of content but is well-organized and customized to allow for easy use and navigation. You can … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: Webster Law Office

Webster Law Office was a redesign of an existing website. I built the new site on WordPress, which improves the site’s search engine friendliness and useability – both for visitors and for my client. The design of the site is … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: RGP Dental

RGP Dental Inc. was founded in 1996 to introduce ergonomic seating to the US dental profession. This project entailed redesigning the existing site on WordPress to make it easier to update and manage as well as more user-friendly. The new … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: RefugeFriends.com

Friends of the Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge is an independent, volunteer, non-profit organization in Kettle Falls, WA. The group’s existing website was out of date and not easy to manage and update. I developed a new website on … Continue reading

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New post at bizchickblogs.com: Making the Most of Your WordPress Blog’s Sidebar

Today I published my latest post for bizchickblogs.com – Making the Most of Your WordPress Blog’s Sidebar. The post covers 3 important reasons why the sidebar is an important area of any blog, one of the biggest mistakes bloggers should … Continue reading

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WordPress: How to change the length of blog post excerpts

Here is the line of code that I use to change the default length (55 words) of excerpts in WordPress. Copy and paste this snippet into your functions.php file: function new_excerpt_length($length) { return 20; } add_filter(‘excerpt_length’, ‘new_excerpt_length’); Simply change the … Continue reading

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