A Web Blog by People Who Care

4Web Inc. creates highly customized websites using Joomla! and WordPress. We use open source software to meet our clients' online business goals and marketing objectives. Experience, honesty and ingenuity are the foundation of our approach for creating engaging, responsive and strategic online business solutions. We take being part of the Web community seriously so we make sure to time to share some our findings here.

Want Your Website to Knock their Socks Off?

Put your best foot forward on your website by using professional photography. The absolute best solution is to hire a professional photographer, and if you're selling products then always be sure photos of your products are professionally photographed. A few years ago 4Web was working with a small business that was selling children's foam board craft kits. They had tried to take their own product images and it showed; it was a difficult subject matter to photograph. We convinced them to allow a professional photographer to take the images and the difference was astounding. Be sure to let the photographer know how the photos will be used on the website. They will be able to offer creative ideas for the photographs that will take your site to a higher level. Professional photographers will also size and optimize your photographs specifically for the Web.

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4Web has Moved!

Offices of 4Web Inc. in Keene NH

Our new 4Web office is at 45 Summer Street in Keene. We happened upon an "Office for Rent" sign while heading to the Keene Pumpkin Festival in October. After a call and a couple of visits we decided that this would be perfect office space for our growing company. So while we are settled in, there are still a few boxes to unpack and we're working on signage. We are extremely happy with the new elbow room in our upstairs space and look forward to being here for a while.

Happy World Usability Day Everyone!

Usability, accessibility and assistive technology allow persons of all abilities to engage in learning, employment and enjoying life to the fullest. Our #WUDNE2014 event is bringing together some of the brightest minds in these three fields, for a day of learning, experiencing and networking.

From accessible website design and compliance, to the latest assistive technology for education and employment, as well as accessible design in the home and community, the best of the best will be sharing their expertise @WUDNE2014. As you go about your day today and every day, we encourage you to think about what could be more usable to more people and consider being the catalyst of the change to make it happen. Happy World Usability Day Everyone!

Hannah Grimes' CONNECT 2014

CONNECT is Hannah Grimes' annual event celebrating the vital connections between business, the local economy and our community. CONNECT is a networking event: a place to share your expertise and learn from others. It is sure to be an enjoyable, thought-provoking evening of discussion and sharing. 4Web was a business incubator participant and is a CONNECT 2014 sponsor.

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Add Joomla! Menu Wrench to your Developer Toolbelt

Joomla! Menu Wrench—developed by Matt Thomas of betweenbrain™—is a module that is so useful that it really ought to be incorporated into core. Menu Wrench circumvents Joomla's one-menu-to-a-module limitation, allowing you to pick and choose menu items from across any number of different menus and display them on the front end as one integrated menu. Can't image how this might be useful to you?

Learn more about Joomla! Menu Wrench