Running a business is pretty dang hard and there are so many valleys and peaks in the life of an entrepreneur, however, understanding your “why” will help you get through those valleys. So what is your why? Want to learn how to discover it, read on!Read More
Designing websites on Squarespace is how we keep client websites up to date and mobile friendly long after we’ve designed them. A question we see pop up among small businesses is “Where should I design my website?” and the answer to that question can be quite complex. It truly depends on what functions you need your site to have.Read More
Recently I have been asked “Why is a website so important? When I have social media.” and though I understand a lot of small business’s plight with adding one more thing to you to-do list, a website is crucial for any business large or small. As a small business we know it is crucial to take care of your time and your resources, which is why we are showcasing the 3 main reasons you need a website!Read More
Branding is a powerful tool for your business. It has the power to make you look like a lemonade stand or a Fortune 500 company, which do you want to be?Read More
Most people think most professional graphic designers would hate Fiverr. I do not, it can be a very useful tool for you and your business. The key is knowing when to use it and when it not use it, just like any other resource.Read More
Getting caught up in the business comparison game is like trying to not be tempted by chocolate when you are staring at it. We all do it, and if you say you don’t… well ok Pinocchio. However, this comparison game can end up dangerous to your business. Don’t get me wrong, totally believe in research and seeing what your competition is doing but what really matters is what you are doing and how you are best serving your clients! They are who you want to impress, not another designer, not another photographer.. let them do their thing, you be you.Read More
Let me just lay this out, finding the right designer that you jive with is one of the best things you can do for your business. Wanna know why? Because they can become your business bestie or your business enemy. Thats it.Read More
Find out the best questions to ask graphic designers to know if you are the right fit for each other!Read More
So you received your files from your designer and they are sayings all of these acronyms and you’re extremely confused. Worry not, here is a handy guide for the logo files you need for your business!Read More
Your brand is a tangible item and a key element to your business. Your brand is not just your logo. Let me repeat that again and let it sink in. Your brand is not just your logo!Read More
Good branding is something deeper than the facade of a company. Great branding is often confused with pretty branding, which is something you don’t want for your company. A pretty logo is just that, visually appealing with no depth and no meaning. There is no reasoning behind their color choices, their type selection or their emblem, it is an empty shell. That is something you do not want associated with the business that you have poured your life and soul into, am I right?
So, how do you make sure your business’ identity is beyond beautiful?
Let me tell you the secret.Read More
Starting a business is complex. Having some values set in place are a great way to keep you focused and driven. Here is a list of values…Read More