Web Design for Small Business Success

Web Design for
Small Business Success

Brochure sites, portfolios, eCommerce shops and more — a sample of tailored website design and development for small businesses from Tastebuds.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress website design for a therapist | digital marketing for mental health professional

Wordpress Website Design for Therapist

Reflecting a recent refresh of the web design for a long-time client, a psychotherapist in Larchmont.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress website design for digital marketing of a personal trainer

WordPress Website Design for Personal Trainer

A home-base for a Puma-sponsored athlete, one of LA’s top talents in the fitness industry.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress web design for realtors | Marketing for Real Estate Agents & Developers

Wordpress Website Design for Real Estate

Website building for a tandem of Los Angeles residential real estate agents and developers.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: fashion ecommerce website design built on Shopify

Fashion eCommerce Website Design

Modernized a Shopify site, installed new apps extending payment terms for customers.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress Mental Health Advocacy Website Design — It's PTSI, not PTSD

Mental Health Advocacy Website Design

The home-base for a campaign to change the name attached to post-traumatic stress.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress web design for independent filmmaker

Wordpress Website for Documentary Filmmaker

A content-rich website build for an award-winning Los Angeles-based production company.

In today’s digital age, a website is more than just a digital business card. It’s a powerful tool that can:

  • Enhance Credibility: A professionally designed website signals to potential customers that you are a legitimate and trustworthy business.
  • Expand Reach: Unlike a physical store, a website is accessible 24/7, allowing you to reach a broader audience, including those beyond your local area.
  • Boost Marketing Efforts: Integrate your website with social media, email marketing, and search engine optimization (SEO) to create a comprehensive digital marketing strategy.
  • Provide Customer Insights: Use analytics to gain valuable insights into customer behavior, preferences, and demographics, helping you make data-driven decisions.
  • Improve Customer Service: Offer FAQs, chat support, and easy contact forms to provide better customer service and enhance the customer experience.
  • Stay Competitive: In a digital-first world, having a website is crucial to stay competitive. Without one, you risk losing potential customers to competitors who do.


  • Flexibility: WordPress is highly customizable with thousands of themes and plugins available, allowing you to create a unique website tailored to your business needs.
  • User-Friendly: Even without coding skills, WordPress is easy to use, making it accessible for small business owners.
  • SEO-Friendly: Built-in SEO features and plugins like Yoast SEO help improve your website’s visibility on search engines.
  • Scalable: WordPress can grow with your business, supporting everything from small blogs to large eCommerce stores.


  • All-in-One Solution: Shopify provides everything you need to create and manage an online store, from website design to payment processing.
  • Ease of Use: Its user-friendly interface and comprehensive support make it easy for anyone to set up and manage an online store.
  • Security: Shopify handles security updates and ensures your site is PCI compliant, giving you peace of mind.
  • Mobile-Ready: Shopify themes are responsive, ensuring your online store looks great on all devices, which is crucial as more customers shop on mobile.
  • Both platforms offer robust solutions for small businesses, whether you’re looking to create a content-rich website with WordPress or an eCommerce powerhouse with Shopify.
SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress web design for a Fintech company, Traxpay

Wordpress Website Design for Fintech

A website build concurrent with a branding refresh and new WPML Translation Management.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress website design | not for profit marketing of W.E.B. Du Bois Sculpture Project

Non Profit Organization Website Design

A base for fundraising efforts to honor the most famous native son from Great Barrington, MA.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: Website design of eCommerce business on Shopify that sold medicinal mushrooms

eCommerce Website Design for Mushrooms

A Shopify-based eCommerce website that sold medicinal mushroom products and more.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: non profit organization WordPress website design

Non-profit Organization Website Design

The fulfillment of an urgent request to build a new WordPress website, in time for Giving Tuesday.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress website design | not for profit marketing of W.E.B. Du Bois Sculpture Project

Wordpress Website Design for Fitness Studio

A site that accommodated multiple locations and a software integration that administered membership.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: Hospitality website design on WordPress for private vacation rental properties

Hospitality Website Design

A WordPress website representing three coveted properties in the San Juan Islands of Washington state.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: WordPress website design for mental health practice

Wordpress Design for Mental Health Practice

The website design and development was just the tip of the proverbial iceberg within wide scope of work.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: hospitality webs design for BnB

Hospitality Website Design for BnB

Twice created a refreshed look-and-feel for the Gaslight Inn a charming bed and breakfast and a Seattle landmark.

SNAPSHOT IMAGE: eCommerce website design on Shopify that sold t-shirts and accessories

eCommerce Website Design to Sell T-shirts

Built on Shopify, Type Wear (now closed) sold clothing and accessories adorned with the graphic letterform.