Mark runs a design studio in Durban, South Africa. He is a web designer and branding expert for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Connect with Mark on Google+.

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  1. WordPress v Joomla: The Winner

    This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla We’ve made it! Over the past five weeks we have taken an in-depth look at the two most popular content management systems currently available. We have critically analyzed both WordPress and Joomla in a number of different departments. We have discovered the […]

  2. WordPress v Joomla: Support and Community

    This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla Let’s face it, an open-source content management system without a thorough user base, support system and community is destined for failure.  We are comparing two giants in the CMS game here, so we already know they must be doing many things right […]

  3. WordPress v Joomla: Search Engine Optimization

    This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla I’ve been looking forward to this part of the series; we’re going to compare WordPress and Joomla in the SEO department. We will be discussing the capabilities and limitations of each CMS when it comes to SEO, as well as linking you […]

  4. WordPress v Joomla: Plugins, Extensions, and Customization

    This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla Welcome to Part 3 of the most comprehensive WordPress v Joomla analysis on the internet! In this post we’re going to be covering an important area of comparison between these two popular content management systems: the customization of Joomla and WordPress websites. The […]

  5. WordPress v Joomla: Templates and Themes

    This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla Welcome to Part 2 of our series covering all major aspects of the WordPress vs Joomla debate. Today we’ll be covering templates, frameworks and themes for Joomla and WordPress. Joomla Templates and WordPress Themes At face value, Joomla templates and WordPress themes seem […]

  6. WordPress v Joomla: Introduction and Content Structures

    This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla

    This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series WordPress v Joomla The WordPress v Joomla debate has been an argument — no, an all-out war — for years now. The issue with this war of the CMS titans is that it’s largely being fought by biased individuals, rather than debated from an objective standpoint. […]

  7. How I Became A Web Designer and Why I’m Successful Now

    It’s 2012 and the technological age is in full swing. Every person and his dog wants to take advantage of the Internet and the glorious opportunities that it presents us with. Unfortunately, what this means is that far too many people are branding themselves as “web designers”. Because there are no barriers to entry into […]