The eCreations Blog

all killer. no filler.

Who reserves and registers new domain names for your clients?

Though our Domain Name Control Panel, clients can easily register, renew or transfer a domain name. Our clients can rest easy knowing that we are always here to help in whatever functions they may need assistance with.

Read More >

Who hosts your websites?

We do! We offer world-class, reliable web hosting with a 99.9% uptime record combined with peerless 24/7 technical support that ensures both reliability and response when you need it. Our hosting packages include custom email addresses and management of all domain registrations and renewals. For clients who already have a good relationship with another hosting […]

Read More >

Do you use a website template system?

Yes and No. We custom design and code templates and/or themes for every website we create. This enables flexibility and better efficiency for changes and modifications. We find we are better able to meet our clients’ needs and maintain premier SEO through custom coding.

Read More >

Can a client edit the site directly through a CMS (Content Management System)?

Yes. While eCreations maintains sites for an hourly fee and extends Partner Agreements with reduced rates with pre-purchased blocks of time, we sometimes find clients who would like to maintain their own website. For this, we can recommend several options for a content management system (CMS). Often times, clients may take a mixed-approach to site […]

Read More >

What do you need from a client?

eCreations is a full-service web services company. We can manage the entire process from start to finish or work with an outside creative or marketing agency. Whether we work directly with the client or with a third-party, we strive to understand the client’s needs and define the aesthetic and creative direction, site functionality and requirements […]

Read More >

What is the average turnaround time for a website?

We will quote an estimated delivery date with each project. Meeting that date largely depends on the client. With active client participation and feedback, most custom websites move though the steps of conception, design, and development within 60 days. There are exceptions to everything. We’ve added pages or areas to an existing site in as […]

Read More >

Why choose eCreations?

We’ve been around long enough to understand that everyone has a friend, an acquaintance or a neighbor that can create a website; but few web developers have the experience, certifications and more than 17 years of business experience behind them that eCreations brings to the table. Our business has been built on client referrals, which […]

Read More >

What is the average cost of a custom website?

We understand that budgets are important. Each site we create is unique and no one price will fit every need. While “What is the average cost of a custom website” is the hardest question to answer, it’s also the most commonly asked. Some basic pricing points: We charge an hourly fee in 15 minute increments. […]

Read More >

How many websites has eCreations designed and developed?

Each year, we take appoximately 50 websites from concept to launch and we currently actively support more than 250 websites. Find out more about our Web Design & Development services >

Read More >

How long has eCreations been in business?

eCreations was founded in Phoenix, Arizona in October of 1997. Steve Tamulewicz, eCreations’ managing member, has maintained his Certified Web Professional (CWP) credentials since 1998 and has more than 30 years of computer coding experience. Read more about us >

Read More >

Responsive Web Design

Why is responsive web design so important? It’s no secret that people these days seem to be glued to their mobile phones or tablets. Mobile sales and internet usage has exceeded that of desktops over the past few years. Many sites today are seeing 25-30 percent of their traffic come from mobile devices. Having a […]

Read More >

They are Doing What Now?

Technology is great, especially wireless technology. RFID, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, etc, all allow the transmission of data without the need for cables. When at the register, ready to pay, I take my phone out, enter my pin into Google Wallet, and swipe my phone on the card terminal. I just paid for my groceries without […]

Read More >

Is Your Online Presence Ever Really Safe?

Sam is an online guru. He is cognizant of the links he clicks on, and the emails he opens, and his passwords are complicated to the point of tedium. Even his Facebook profile has been tweaked to ensure the highest level of privacy. He is confident that his digital identity is under lock and key. […]

Read More >

Improving WordPress Security

Blogs, commonly WordPress sites, are targets for online hackers. Hackers target blogs for many reasons such as infecting visitors, collecting information (physical location, passwords, favorite places) for identity theft, or to purposely take up server resources to take the blog down. In order to gain access, and achieve their goal, hackers need to log into […]

Read More >

Can you remain anonymous online?

Can you remain anonymous online? Limit your online footprint Remaining anonymous online isn’t just for people with things to hide. Normal citizens have become concerned with unwarranted intrusions into their private lives. Organizations like the NSA have arguably taken powers they weren’t entitled to and collected meta-data on United States Citizens. People should be concerned about these mounting threats to their […]

Read More >

Hashing and Salting: How Secure Websites Store Your Password

Hashing Did you ever write a secret, “coded” message? Speak in Pig Latin? Swap “A” with “1″, “B” with “2″? These are all different methods of encryption – and whether it’s ROT-13 (A = M, B = N, C = O, …) or super-secret wartime ciphers — the idea is that you use a key (think Little Orphan Annie’s […]

Read More >

Social Networking: Are you safe?

Social Networking: Are you safe? This question is often overlooked and is one that social network users should be asking themselves more often. Social networks are here to stay, and while they have many beneficial qualities there are some legitimate safety concerns that their users should be aware of. Many of these safety concerns are […]

Read More >

Keep Safe with Strong Passwords

How to keep safe with strong passwords -Internet security is based on the “weakest link” principle, and passwords are often times the only method of protection. Passwords are our first line of defense when trying to protect our computers, our online accounts, and our data. We all know that “strong” passwords are better than “weak” […]

Read More >

eCreations receives the 2013 Constant Contact All Star Award for the 2nd straight year

Getting Great Results for Our Clients is Reward Enough But being named an All Star’s nice too. PHOENIX, AZ – MARCH 20, 2014 – eCreations, Arizona’s Premier Web Services firm offering clients results-driven Internet marketing strategies, has received the 2013 All Star Award for the 2nd year in a row from Constant Contact®, Inc., the […]

Read More >

eCreations nominated for an 18th Annual Webby Award for “Best Visual Design – Function”

eCreations has been nominated for an 18th Annual Webby Award for “Best Visual Design – Function” for its work on The Producers Website. The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. Established in 1996 during the Web’s infancy, The Webbys is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and […]

Read More >