So you've got your email newsletter software set up and ready to go, but you are missing one crucial tidbit - subscribers! One way to get some sign ups is through an instant download on your website.Read More
A brand’s online presence is a huge component of sharing your business with the world! How you position your brand online is how you are going to attract your dream clients.Read More
Burnout can creep up on you over the course of months or even years and exhaust you to your core rendering you unable to continue doing the work you once loved. Here are a few ways to conquer burnout and even help you avoid it altogether!Read More
Favicon means “favorite icon.” It is the little icon at the top of a website’s browser tab. It also helps users identify a website. Here's why you need this little design detail.Read More
How do you price your services? How do you create and grow a newsletter list? How do you marry who you are and what you do in an authentic way so that you can attract your "wolf pack"? Here's a super easy way to get answers to these biz questions and soooo many more!Read More
New work! This lovely branding and web launch for Leigh Ann Boone, an essential oil expert, is a great example of a light and airy design. Plus, we built her website in just 3 days with the Polished web process!Read More
Ever notice how sometimes a perfectly amazing feature set up for a desktop browser doesn't quite translate like you want it to on mobile? I've found a way to modify the gallery caption display so that it will always work no matter what device you're on!Read More
There are so many ways to share on Instagram Stories and while the easiest way is to share a quick photo or video selfie, there are some strategies you can implement to add your brand's voice and visuals to your stories timeline.Read More
Getting ready to start a new web design project? Make sure you have these pre-design details to help you prepare for a successful web launch!Read More
A recap of some of my favorite unchosen logos and submarks from 2017 branding projects.Read More
Overlooking these three things in your branding can keep your brand from attracting your dream audience and yes, seriously hurt your brand. Yes you want a beautiful logo, but that logo needs to avoid being these three things first!Read More
Since Instagram is such a great place to connect and share socially, I love sharing recent Go Live in 5 projects on there! The problem I always have with sharing websites is that it's hard to get a sense of an interactive site in a static square image. So I created a scroll effect and shared it as a video. This give a MUCH better sense of the site when you actually view it online.Read More
This little logo process is from the branding process for Embraced Podcast, a podcast about women empowering women.Read More
New work! This lovely web launch for Suzanne Lee, a transformatial coach and meditation expert, is a great example of a luxurious website. Lots of opulent imagery, pretty parallax photos and beautiful branding.Read More
Contrast is a design principle that is so crucial to creating beautiful branding and web design. But contrast touches all parts of design, not just color. Put simply, contrast occurs when two elements of the design are different - like REALLY different.
So why the hell should you care? (I get it, you've got a business to run... so let's cut to the chase!)Read More
More customizations for all you Squarespace lovers today! This one changes the standard newsletter block. I find that this can be a dead giveaway that your site is built on Squarespace, so why not jazz it up? These two handy code snippets will allow you to customize your submit buttons as well as the form fields. As always, it's super easy - just copy and paste!Read More
Instagram, and social media in general, are helpful tools for small business owners that can provide a free marketing opportunity. But what would happen if you STOPPED marketing your biz on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter?
That's the question I wondered when I decided to quit Instagram. And what I found out about my business was a total surprise.Read More
Are you staying consistent in the message your brand delivers? One way to be sure is by defining your core brand values. Once you clearly define your core brand values, it will be much easier to stay consistent and to promote your brand across various channels.Read More
SEO is something everyone wants but no one fully understands.
This is partly because Google is sneaky - always changing its algorithm. It can be hard to keep up with the new rules. But there are actually some really simple tips you can use to make sure your SEO ranking is as high as possible.Read More