Need a Church Website? Check out Worship Times

Many of you know that I have my own web design business, Cleave Design. While I’m still accepting new clients (primarily individuals, churches, small non-profits) for web design, sometimes people are looking for less expensive options, and services that will provide them high-quality consistent support, hosting, etc…basically the whole package deal!

Over the past few years, I’ve gotten to know Michael Gyura of Poka Yoke Design. I love the work that they do – and they are a group of folks who really understand ministers, ministry and what church websites should look and feel like. Also over the past few years, I’ve become an absolute convert, fan and evangelist of Brian Gardner and the work he does through StudioPress and the Genesis Theme Framework for WordPress. So, when I heard that Michael was starting up something cool with Genesis-powered themes? Obviously – I was exited.

Enter Worship Times.

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Why I Love StudioPress and the #genesiswp Framework

Genesis Framework for WordPress

I’ve blogged before about why I love StudioPress and the work they do, but after getting a chance to finally meet some of the StudioPress folks last Friday, I feel compelled to do so again.

I’ve been following the work of Brian Gardner, founder of StudioPress, for quite awhile. He has created an absolutely amazing theme framework in Genesis, as well as an amazing brand with StudioPress and the move to join up with CopyBlogger Media. Not only that, but he is genuinely an insanely nice guy and a man of faith. I won’t mention names, but some of the theme developers I’ve worked with in the past, while having pretty dang good skills, were also kind of jerks.

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Why I Switched from Thesis to StudioPress’s Genesis Framework

Disclaimer: I was not paid to write this post – however, if you decide to purchase Genesis, any of the links below and the StudioPress images on my site, are affiliate links and so I’d appreciate it if you click those links if you are ready to make the switch. Thanks.

For those of you who have been reading this blog for awhile, you’ll know that I always love “tinkering” with it. Before switching to WordPress, one of my favorite pastimes was making new headers for my Typepad blog and fiddling around with the colors and typography. Since I’ve been on WordPress, I’ve had a few different themes.

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