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See that photo there? That's the Advokate team. And it's not even all of us! Top, from left: Jessica Chanese, Caitlin Stedman, Kate Austin-Avon, Danny Austin-Avon, Cory Austin-Avon, Ellie Austin-Avon, Sable Panich, Morgan Panich, Kate Clatworthy, and down in front, Henry Austin-Avon and Silas Panich. Not...

What is the GDPR? The GDPR, or General Data Protection Regulation, goes into effect today, May 25, 2018. It applies to European Union citizens. Some EU citizens live in the United States and they are considered in this law too. Long story short: All websites really ought to have...

Back in 2008 or 2009, I offered an Etsy class at my art studio and taught a small group of artists how to sell their work online. In that class was Jeanne Nivard of Jeanne's Bags and Carol Law Conklin of Amity Farm Batik. Both are incredible...

You know what they say, "The cobbler's kids have no shoes." It's the truth, man. It's the honest truth. It's been a long time since I did anything about my own website — I'm talking years and years — and so I used a bit of...