Saturday, January 16

Website news...

My new website has been installed and I am super happy with it!
For two years I had wanted my own site, but I found that local companies charged over-the-top-prices for mediocre services. I tried building one myself, but on account of too little web design know-how, I sadly gave up.  The most important criteria for me was that A.) I have complete control over content management and B.) the site is aesthetically appealing and C.) it incorporated a shopping cart system. As luck would have it I was researching web-related stuff on the net, when I came across an article that mentioned the cutest site on the block. The name appealed to me, so I followed the link and immediately knew that I had finally found what I had been looking for for so long. I contacted the owner, Brick, and he was most helpful in answering all my questions and guiding me through the whole ordering process. I knew straight away which template I wanted and although it's not exclusively my own I'm fairly sure it's exclusive here in Germany! Since I needed Euro pricing, Brick installed that for me free-of-charge. In fact, once you buy one of the many packages on offer there are no recurring fees. The websites are geared toward small business owners and interface with Joomla, a popular content management system. The cutest site on the block has great tutorials to get you started, as well as all sorts of SEO-related information.
I will be spending this weekend adding bi-lingual content to my site...and hopefully very soon a new range of products.

Wishing everyone a happy weekend!


  1. That is so cool! Congratulations Duni! :)

  2. sounds exciting. can't wait to see it

  3. Congrats on getting your site done! Can't wait to see it. :)

  4. Seems like your site is on the way! Woohoo!


  5. Duni, I am so happy for you, it is very pretty. I hope all is going well with you, I have really missed you. I think of you everytime I get a tissue, lol! I do apologize for being such a slacker, but my health goes up and down every day. Soon and hopefully I will be doing much better since I am now seeing a pain doctor.



  6. Congratulations Duni! Great start for 2010. More Power and God Bless!:=)

  7. How exciting that things are coming together for you Duni! I can't wait to see the finished site!

  8. wow sweetie! This is such a big step for you. I'm excited to see your new website. Congrats!

  9. Duni, that is great! I really like their other site so I am sure this one will be great as well. I also think it is great that you will be able to offer different languages--I am waiting to see the final product; and your newest bags.

  10. I can't wait...
    you will be world famous Duni :-)

    hugs from us
    have a relaxing sunday

  11. Congratulations Duni!
    Look forward to seeing your new site. Maybe something for me?!

    I have been offline for ten days do to computer problems. I am sitting at the public library, trying to catch up. If you have had you ad on my widget during the 11th to the 15th of January, let me know in a comment and you can get an extra thank-you-link.
    Best wishes,

  12. Wow! Congrats duni! I'm happy for you..

  13. Wow, so exciting for you! Are they affiliates of cutest blog on the block? Hmn....

    Anywho, can't wait to see it soon!

  14. That is awesome...I'm so glad to hear you've got your site built!

    I've heard of Cutest Site on the Block before but (mistakenly) thought they only did blog templates.

    Good luck with your website!

  15. Hi, Duni. I already think that your blogsite here is the most beautiful I've ever seen. Anyway, I'm still excited for you about your new website. I can't wait to see it.

    I feel your enthusiasm and energy from reading this post. Hope that everyghing is going well for you.


  16. I'm very happy for you.
    I know how important it is to feel at home with your site.

    I'm looking forward to see it.

  17. sounds like a great choice. Can't wait to see what you create with it.

  18. Congratulations Duni! Great start for 2010.
    nice.. i like

  19. Congrats! That is so great. Good luck with the site. It sounds fabulous.

  20. Congratulations, well done! I wish I would have found someone to help me. I set mine up here ( for $100.00) I did all the work though. They provided the shopping cart addition. I look forward to seeing your finished site. I wish you great success. Hugs!

  21. COngratz Duni. Looking forward to see it.

  22. Thanks for the cutest site on the block info. I'm also looking for a website with easy access to content management and a shopping cart system. This is my first visit to your blog and I'm very impressed.


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