If a customer can't see your site on a phone, how will they find you?

At Blogsite Studio, I design every website to be mobile friendly. That way, every time a potential customer navigates to my client’s site on a smart phone, the information is presented as crisply and clearly as it would on a desktop computer.

WordPress Web Design Services

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Web Design

​My approach to all web design is simplicity, beauty, and functionality.

After I determine your needs and desires, I create a sitemap and wireframe of your new site. Then I deliver the results you want.​

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WordPress Tutorial

I am an expert at teaching WordPress,    privately or in groups.

After a Dashboard Tour, I show users every aspect of the tools: multiple ways to accomplish tasks, keyboard and Dashboard shortcuts, time-saving tricks, as well as things to avoid.

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WordPress Workshop

My monthly WordPress Workshop presents topics of interest to WordPress users in the comfort of Big Rock Brewery in Vancouver.

Each Meetup includes a presentation, a question and answer period, and networking time – all over food and drinks.

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Something about Mari

I've done WordPress web design here in Vancouver, BC since 2010 when it become my favorite CMS platform. I also work as a WordPress Consultant, helping people with their existing blogsites and social media.

As a WordPress tutor I can train a client to use their site within one hour.

A professional photographer with a thing for visuals, I can create branding and illustrations for any industry or motif.

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Samples of client work

BCATW Member Promotion Card
Two-sided 4x9 rack card to promote membership in BCATW. Photo by Mari Kane.[...]
BCATW 2017 Banner
Banner to promote BC Association of Travel Writers annual symposium online.[...]
The Gods from Outer Space
A redesign of a site for a re-branded music group. Full-size home page image added. Implementation of WooCommerce, in a[...]
Pipe Dreams Winery
Pipe Dreams Winery is a new winery in Oliver, BC, making wines from unique grape varieties. For their debut website, I[...]

What my clients say

Mari designed a beautiful site that graphically represents the travel experience. She listened closely and found the solutions we needed to present the information the way we wanted it. Additionally, thanks to Mari’s thorough training skills, our members are now able to design and create their own profile pages as well as post to their heart’s content. I would whole-heartedly recommend Mari for both designing sites as well as training users on WordPress.

Karoline Cullen, BC Association of Travel Writers, Vancouver, BC
John Doe UI/UX Designer

"Mari Kane did an excellent job at helping me get my website up and online. She is very adept with Word Press and gave me numerous options while creating the site. Once we knew what direction we were taking she offered several inventive ideas. Mari is a good problem solver and came up with quick and clever expedients. I’d definitely recommend her services."

Howie Moscovitch, H2M Sound, Nashville, TN
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Check out my latest blog posts

Secure Your WordPress Website Ebook is Released
Secure Your WordPress Website shows what evil can befall an unprotected website and offers a road map to protecting yours. Also, how to recover from a hack. And it's free with subscription!
Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah, Here I am at WordCamp Managua
WordCamp is the SXSW for WordPress users, a grassroots-organized tech conference for both users and developers, with sessions both basic and advanced.
After the Hack: How to Restore Your WordPress Website
After all the hard work you’ve put into your precious website, being hacked can make you feel angry, violated and a little bit dirty. And traumatized. But to save your site, you have to put your emotions aside and get to work. And, fast!
How SSL Certificates Give Your URL the Cone of Silence
The SSL Certificate has been kicking around for a while as yet another tool in the website protection toolbox. You’ve seen[...]

Are you ready to upgrade your web presence? Contact me and let's talk about it.