If you’re a service-based business owner, chances are you’ve heard this one before. You start thinking about how you can make yourself fit into their budget (usually not the best idea), crunch numbers to see what your break even would be, maybe even mention it to a business friend, only to remind yourself your prices are what they are for a reason.
The best way to raise your rates as a creative entrepreneur, without running into imposter syndrome along the way. Confidently scale your business to charge premium rates for your service.
As creative entrepreneurs, our personal brand is heavily tied to our businesses, and our ability to build that know, like, and trust factor can make or break our sales in a saturated industry. Copywriting tips for creative entrepreneurs might look different from other industries, as we try to sell not just our service, but the experience […]
After a conversation with a client of mine, I realized that as a designer, I’m always thinking of fun and unique ways to use brand assets to elevate brands. In this series, I’ll be sharing some ways you can use your brand elements to take your brand to the next level.
Whether you’re not quite ready to hire a designer just yet, or you just need some action steps you can take during this season of your business to build a more “on brand” business, you’re in the right place.
Back in August of 2019 I decided to switch from MailerLite to Flodesk to see what all the hype was about. I was fairly familiar with email marketing, and the beautifully, sleek interface of Flodesk definitely drew me in.
My sweet client, Taylor, reached out to me the other day wanting to know how difficult it would be for her to create more photoshop templates like the ones I provided her during her rebrand. I’m a huge fan of using smart objects in Photoshop to create templates that can be used over and over to quickly (and easily) create collages for Instagram stories or other social media platforms.
As a Squarespace web designer working with other creative entrepreneurs, I’ve come to realize the importance of brand photography. A beautiful website with iPhone photos and selfies will not look as great and professional as a beautiful website with professional brand photos. I have also found that having a great library of photos helps me post more consistently on social media!
I had every single intention of writing a 2019 business review blog post – you know the ones that come out at the end of December reflecting back on the year that has passed. But that didn’t happen. Instead I traveled to Norway to visit my precious family, and I’d say it was the best decision I could have made.
And so it continues, the ongoing debate of which website platform is best for your creative business website. As a Showit and Squarespace web designer, I have some experience when it comes to choosing between these two platforms, so I’m happy to share a little insight on some of the reasons why I would choose one over the other. I previously wrote a blog post about the Five Reasons to Pick Showit over Squarespace, so it’s only fair to flip it for today’s post. In this post I’ll share five reasons why you might want to choose Squarespace over Showit for your website platform.
I'm ready to help you take your brand and website from that constant construction zone, to a polished online home for your business. Join me as I share my best tips and tricks for creative entrepreneurs!