Monthly Archives: October 2009

How to Download and Install WordPress and Themes

When you are responsible for the content of a website, it is important to have an easy way of publishing and manipulating your important textual and visual assets. The WordPress publishing tool is an intuitive program that turns what was a complex programming task into simple point and click. WordPress is a free, open source program and has […] read more.

WordPress as an Application Framework

It’s no secret that we’re fans of WordPress here at Nicasio Design. WordPress was originally a blogging platform when it first started, but it has no evolved into so much more. Besides blogging WordPress is being used as a content management system by small and large sites alike. Here at Nicasio we have found that due to the […] read more.

WordPress 2.8.5 Released

A new version of WordPress has been released. This release fixes a few minor security and bug issues and will more than likely be one of the final iterations of the 2.8.5 branch as WordPress 2.9 is in the works. Most of these issues were discovered during the development of WordPress 2.9, and the WordPress team wanted to […] read more.

Sites Redesigns Using WordPress

Our specialty here at Nicasio Design has always been custom WordPress Design and Development. However some well established businesses have pre-existing sites that they are more or less happy with, but always looking to improve. This was the case with Knife Coach and Wendy Lewis Co. Both of these sites are owned by beauty expert Wendy Lewis. Wendy […] read more.

WordPress Gains Market Share and Positive Feedback

According to the 2009 Open Source Content Management System Market Share Report, WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal are dominating the market share on open source content management systems. That comes as no surprise as these platforms have the largest online communities and are the most documented. One of the most positive findings of this report is how satisfied users […] read more.

Tarver Games PR Dept.

“Record time is an understatement! Your team performed exceptionally and met all of our internal deadlines. Tarver Games PR is thrilled with how great the site looks, and how simple it is to update and maintain. Thank you for making our company launch tangible with a killer website!”

Dying Scene

“Amazing. Thanks [Nicasio]. I had really high standards for the quality of the site and high expectations for you guys as a team and I’m happy to say you exceeded those expectations on all fronts by a mile. Again, I can’t thank you guys enough for making the development process so easy. Rest assured I’ll be tapping [Nicasio] […] read more.

“Great job Nicasio! Automattic, the creators of WordPress, called your work clean and elegant. This speaks very well of your work since the turnaround on our project was so quick! Thank You!”

InstantCast Blog

“Just wanted to thank you Nicasio for all your help and tell you how pleased we were with the technical support we recently received from you and your team on our recent WordPress project.. You guys really did take the worry and stress out of getting this done! Having had disastrous results in the past working with other […] read more.

WordPress E-Commerce Site Launch: Neuro Enhancement

We’re proud to announce the launch of our first fully integrated WordPress e-commerce site. Neuro Enhancement Strategies ( needed a website that allowed them to manage their page content, photos, media, blog, contact requests, newsletter sign ups, events, and also have the ability to sell their products. They wanted a centralized interface for the management of all of […] read more.

Dynamic Headers Plugin Clears 20,000 Downloads

We just wanted to send a big thanks to the WordPress community. As of today our Dynamic Headers Plugin has been downloaded over 20,000 times!

Julie Linker Blog

“You guys did a wonderful job–very fast and professional. I appreciate it so much. I have my website back! I look forward to working with you in the future.”