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Finally - A Website

11/17/20       
David R Sochar Member

Website: http://acornwoodworks.com

I finally got a new website up. Squarespace product, with a hired designer.

www.acornwoodworks.com

As they used to say "Be sure to stop by often..."

11/17/20       #2: Finally - A Website ...
Tom Gardiner

Welcome to the twentieth century! I hope the phone starts ringing constantly and you rue the day you went live online.

11/17/20       #3: Finally - A Website ...
Adam

Time to upgrade from Windows 95?

11/18/20       #4: Finally - A Website ...
james e mcgrew  Member

Website: mcgrewwoodwork.com

David that is Impressive.

11/18/20       #5: Finally - A Website ...
Chris Member

Website: http://rangate.com

Congrats David. Building a website can be a daunting yet a great grounding experience. You have some nice project photos.

11/18/20       #6: Finally - A Website ...
Mark B Member

Ditto to what James said. Your portfolio is nothing other than impressive. Nice to see it all compiled in one place.

Its interesting to get your analytics going and be able to see what the site is actually doing. Ours doesnt do much which makes me think it may be worth re-visiting it more often. I havent found the website to be much of a business generator. I'd be surprised if more than a half dozen organic contacts have come from the site.

11/18/20       #7: Finally - A Website ...
Pat Gilbert

Nice website Dave!

To me that cigar room is your magnum opus.

I will read the blog later.

11/18/20       #8: Finally - A Website ...
Rob Young

Congratulations on the new website! I designed and built our website for Nutek Machinery. What I found to be the most daunting task wasn't so much how the site looked, but the search engine optimization that is necessary to be found by people searching. I worked long and hard and monitored our website performance constantly. I'm still working on the ranking in search engines. Did you designer include this as part of their service? If not you'll want to spend some time on it. I recommend google analytics to get snapshots of how your new site is doing in the search engines and to monitor how many people are coming to your site. Feel free to check out NuTek Machinery's site and shoot me an email if I can ever be of service to you.

11/18/20       #9: Finally - A Website ...
Bill

Great Website, it draws you in.

11/18/20       #10: Finally - A Website ...
Hen Bob Member

Great website, you are defiantly an inspiration to us all.

11/19/20       #11: Finally - A Website ...
rich c

Very nice David. You should be very proud of the site. Quite professional looking and it really shows the effort put into it.

11/19/20       #12: Finally - A Website ...
BradS

Great site and shares a lot of info about you. No woven door?

I would be cautious with the amount of contact info on the one page. That type of info can get harvested and misused.

I am sure there will be many of us that will sign up for the pre-sale of your book.

11/19/20       #13: Finally - A Website ...
Mark Elliott Member

Dave,

Nice site. I hope it brings in new customers outside of your traditional area.

Mark

11/20/20       #14: Finally - A Website ...
Kevin Dunphy

Website: http://www.kdunphy.com

What stuck out to me was your doors and furniture was jaw was on the floor .

The kitchens not as much not saying its bad just not as many photo as the doors and furniture

Now on to Facebook

11/20/20       #15: Finally - A Website ...
ExPat Member

Very well put together! You'll have to make sure to post something when the your book is ready for presale, I know I'm going to pick one up.

11/25/20       #16: Finally - A Website ...
Russ

Awesome Website Dave

All the pics really display the level of craftsmanship you are always associated with.
Kudos, nice job!

Happy Thanksgiving
Russ @ MR

11/28/20       #17: Finally - A Website ...
Leland Thomasset  Member

Website: http://www.cnc-cabinetparts.com

Very nice job! Great site

11/29/20       #18: Finally - A Website ...
Patrick Drake

David,
Let me know when "The Book" is available,
I will want to purchase a signed copy.
PFD

12/1/20       #19: Finally - A Website ...
Rob Scaffe  Member

Congratulations Dave.
Best of luck!
Merry Christmas
Rob

12/3/20       #20: Finally - A Website ...
Alex Shawn Member

Website: https://protroubleshooting.com/

Congratulations to you for this interesting website.
I like it :)

12/28/20       #21: Finally - A Website ...
Peter Gagliardi

Website: http://bancroftcustom.com

Congrats on a nicely done large website. We too just finally got a website. Our's is the first for us in 30 years. We also hired a designer and formatted with squarespace.
Ours is a bit simpler than yours, but so far we like it. We are a bit hampered by the fact that we always did the work and installs, but rarely took pictures- that made it hard.

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