What I Wish I Knew When I Started: You Must Believe in Yourself

I’m two years into owning my business, and this has got to be one of the most important things I’ve realized. Why? Because as a business owner, YOU have to be the one with the vision. YOU steer the ship, YOU decide what your purpose is, YOU set your income goals, YOU decide on who your ideal client is, etc.

And at the end of the day, YOU have got to believe in yourself in order to make any of that become a reality.

Read More
Where to start BEFORE you build your website

So…you know that the next step for you and your business is getting a website up and online. Awesome. But YIKES where to even start? The questions start flooding in, and there are so many, your thoughts can’t even keep up. I see you! This blog post is dedicated to the people that who want to know where to start, and want a checklist to boot.

Coming from a web designer, here are a few things that you’ll want to get organized and/or decide before you even start building! If you have these things at least considered, or given thought to before you hop on a call with a web designer, he/she will love you for it.

Read More
4 Simple Habits of Productive + Creative Entrepreneurs

I'll be honest - 'productive' and 'creative' would not be words I would've used to describe myself a few months ago. I had hit a mental wall and felt stalled out, un-inspired, and like I was 'doing all the things', but getting nowhere fast. Symptoms included: 1) feeling stressed-out constantly, 2) a heart-rate through the roof & a mind that was constantly racing, 3) not being completely present around my friends and family, 4) feeling disorganized and frantic, 5) and creating things that felt...flat, and not 100% my style.

I was struggling with the mental and emotional 'clutter' that often plagues entrepreneurs (especially 'solopreneurs'), but is seldom talked about.

Read More
How to Upload Your Brand’s Favicon to Your Website

Want to make your website look a little bit more polished and professional? Make sure you’ve uploaded your brand’s favicon!
What’s a favicon? It’s the little guy hanging out in your website’s internet tab. Usually (but not always) it’s the organization’s logo, or some alternate version of it. Also known as a browser icon.

Read More
Squarespace 101: What is Squarespace?

By a landslide, the top question I get asked is some sort of variation of “What is Squarespace?”, and then followed by, “…ok, so why should I choose Squarespace over all of the other options out there?”

As a Squarespace web designer, you know that I’m a leetle biased towards Squarespace, but…it’s for good reason, I promise.

So let’s go ahead and get down to it.....

Read More