A few days ago I wrote a blog post about my old website. It was outdated, disjointed, confusing, and ultimately keeping me from making money. That alone should have been the slap in the face I needed to build a new website, but instead I kept on trying to move forward with the same site, […]
Yes, image selection is important, but did you know that the way you prepare your images for your website can make big difference in your SEO? Like, I mean….HUGE difference. Today I want to talk a little bit more about going the extra mile to REALLY jam pack your image files with as much SEO boosting […]
The number one website mistake made by creative entrepreneurs is….drumroll please…not listing your city/location on your website! I love working with local businesses, but 90% of the people that reach out to me for branding and design work never mention their city or state anywhere in their website copy. I can never tell where they’re […]
Go beyond the “highlight reel” Blog posts are a great way to show potential clients what a session/wedding day with you might look like from beginning to end. It gives you a chance to tell your (past) clients’ stories in an emotional, captivating way that then makes potential clients say “I want that!” It also […]
A logo is not one stand alone object. It is part of a larger whole, one piece that works along with your other visuals to create one cohesive brand. Logo design is almost like a mini branding package in itself. We offer three designs as part of logo design packages, because we know your needs […]
In Showit, the “SEO Description” box will provide the Alt Text for your image. This text is important for SEO as it helps determine the context and description of the image. Think of the SEO description as the words you would use to describe the image to a blind friend in as few words as […]
A closer look at our design process… 1) Foundation We’ll talk about your needs/timeline and schedule a date to work. Once the deposit + signed contract are squared away, we’ll provide you with your branding assignment and a comprehensive client questionnaire to get to know you and your brand! 2) Design Based on our […]
When I started my photography business 7 years ago, fresh out of college (yes, I went to school for photography, not design!) I choose the route that many beginner photographers choose – to build my own website from scratch. When I was in high school I used to play around with building HTML websites (I […]
Creating a moodboard is always our first step in the branding/rebranding process. It’s the most important, but it’s also the most overlooked. Our main objective is to narrow down the overall “look and feel” of the brand. The moodboard serves the same purpose as a mission statement- it helps you keep your end goal in […]
A killer testimonial can be one of the most effective ways to speak to your ideal client. For the longest time I thought client reviews were a waste of space- just fluff to take up empty space on a website. Since those early days, I’ve learned just how powerful a good review can be. Some […]
It was only when I discovered Showit, the drag-and-drop website platform that I realized I enjoyed building my website more than I liked doing anything else.
Today, we are a Showit Design Partner and 2021’s Showit Designer of the Year, with 100+ custom clients served, and thousands of templates sold to passionate creatives.
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