Do You Know Who Owns Your domain?

Who owns your website domain?

You’d be surprised to learn that most people don’t even think about this question. It is the common assumption that the (unsuspecting) business owner who hires a website designer to create a new website and secure website hosting would be the actual owner of the website domain. This where things get a little confusing

If you build it they will come

If you build it, they will come

Find out what the fallacy is behind the “If you build it, they will come” concept, and find out what you can do to turn things around for your website.

How Often Should You Update Your Website

How Often Should You Update Your Website?

How often should you update your website? All websites have a lifespan and overhauling a website may be necessary for some more than others more often. It depends on how a site is built when it was created and if the site has any problems.

Why Basic and Simple Doesn’t Equal Cheaper

Why Basic and Simple Doesn’t Equal Cheaper

Almost any creative person, artist, designer, and developer will tell you that being creative on demand is not as easy as it sounds. Coming up with that one great idea for a new project can take many many hours. Especially for the most simplistic designs. Here I will discuss why basic and simple doesn’t equal cheaper.

Keep Website Coding in the Designer’s Family

Keep Website Coding in the Designer’s Family

Clients look to Jessica Rosengard Designs (JRD) for guidance and advice. As the owner, that’s something I don’t take lightly. I am the biggest cheerleader for my clients’ brands and I want to steer them – and you – in the right direction. One question I am asked frequently is … KEEP READING

Pop-ups be gone

Pop-ups be gone!

I am confident that there isn’t a single person I have ever met that actually likes pop-up windows. By this, I mean, the extra browser window that pops up on top of the one you’re viewing. They are probably one of the most annoying features an internet user has had … KEEP READING

It’s Not Personal, It’s Business

It’s Not Personal, It’s Business.

No matter what, what it comes to work, it’s not personal, it’s business. We are people but the’re not intimate relationships and must be kept separate.

Most commonly used internet browsers & OS

Most commonly used internet browsers & OS

The freedom of choice. It’s great to have so much to choose from and yet, sometimes we have no idea which is the best choice. Is there even such a thing a “best choice” when it comes to a website browser? Some say yes. Some say no. There are so … KEEP READING



I’ve been singing since I was a little girl. I remember having dreams about wanting to be Annie. I held the lead in my Junior High musical as Sister Sarah Brown in Guys & Dolls and performed solos in my High School Variety Shows. Despite these spotlight roles, I have … KEEP READING