Successful Website Migration to Wild Apricot

When it all goes well, and you want to tell the world! Our client needed a migration to Wild Apricot, and to keep the design, layout, navigation, and aesthetics all in place. When we started out the approach was to create the site structure first. Then we would migrate the [and customize for use on Wild Apricot] website […] read more.

8 Management Behaviors That Foster Trust

According to Paul Zak, in his recent article titled The Neuroscience of Trust, there are 8 ways management can foster and build trust within an organization or team. Obviously, there is a link between productivity and trust within an organization. Otherwise, why consider and study this at all right? Fun Facts:  Compared with people at low-trust companies, people at high-trust companies […] read more.

Custom WordPress & Wild Apricot Integration Again!

The website: The Canadian Council on Africa The Objective: The integration of member focused Wild Apricot widgets for login, profile edit, member directory, event registration, and restricted members-only area while keeping the original design and layouts. The Result: See below a seamless integration of a WordPress website with Wild Apricot functionality. Both CMS and Membership management magic married in […] read more.

Custom WordPress & Wild Apricot Integration

The website: Women’s Business Network, Inc. The Objective: New Custom WordPress website design and development with integration of member focused Wild Apricot widgets for login, profile edit, member directory, event registration, and restricted members-only area. The Result: See for your self – a custom branded WordPress website with Wild Apricot functionality integrated for full benefits of both CMS […] read more.

A Tribute to Nesta Robert Marley Born 2.6.1945

Born Nesta Robert Marley, Feb 6th 1945, he became known as the Ambassador of Third World for his music and sold over 75 million reggae albums worldwide. Src = Famous Birthdays  At Nicasio Design we like to recognize those who have made significant contributions to the arts and humanity. Bob Marley was one such man. Some Trivia about […] read more.

Optimizing Your Wild Apricot Website

How To Optimize Your Wild Apricot Website The ever changing demands placed on the modern website require quick and efficient adaptability in order to remain relevant to your visitors. This is especially true for designers, whose business is always evolving and challenging. The goal of a great Wild Apricot website is not only to attract visitors, but to funnel those visitors into a desired action; […] read more.

Custom Wild Apricot API Magic

Nicasio Design Custom Wild Apricot API Magic Example #1 – Neuromarketing Science & Business Association (NMSBA) Task – A Custom Event Attendee / Member Directory The Result – Normally, a Wild Apricot’s event attendees list shows the attendee’s Name, Date of Registered, and a link to their profile (if attendee is a member). For example – see image below: Our task though […] read more.

Website Security & Best Practices

Website Security & Best Practices. Today’s Web Environment is Chuck Full Of Threats At Nicasio Design we see a huge range of infection types all the time, but our goal is to help our customer prevent a website hack then to help repair one. Here are a few tips to help prevent a website hack: 1- Use a […] read more.

Wild Apricot Custom Theme Launch

Every once in a while we are presented a real challenge that ultimately makes its way on to our Wild Apricot portfolio. This is the case with the newly launched Connect Denmark Wild Apricot custom website. The challenges: Danish Language Foreign country based client Custom Wild Apricot APP The result, as you can see for your self is […] read more.

Nicasio Design SEO Magic

With a little effort and a little know-how anything is doable. Just ask our SEO client’s and they will tell you we know us some SEO. Example – ArlingtonHouse.Org Issue – 0 ranking for desired keywords Result – Simple 3 month plan to gain some momentum and wallah! Ranked pretty highly just after a few months of SEO […] read more.

Key Features Of a Successful Wild Apricot Website

For over 8 years now we have been developing and designing Wild Apricot websites and themes. We want to share some insight, but first let me present you with some of the internal logic for us undertaking this approach: – We Love Wild Apricot users and their organizations – We prefer to work with the Wild Apricot Membership & Events CMS […] read more.

7 Steps To WordPress Success

7 Steps To WordPress Success What are 7 things that can help a WordPress user become more proficient in the use of the CMS? We have an idea as to what they may be – read on… 1. Ask the Right Questions: When faced with making a decision, we often overlook one key factor… asking the right question(s). […] read more.