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Half of my Pinterest is made up of beautiful websites. I just can’t help it. And although I like to look for design inspiration outside of already made websites, it is still fun to browse the work of amazing designers and artists. So, I have compiled a list of 7 uniquely different and highly-inspirational website […]

7 Creative Small Business Websites to Inspire Your Redesign

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As a website designer specializing in working with creative entrepreneurs and small businesses, I have done my fair share of research to determine what works, and what doesn’t, to create a website catered to the creatives of the world. In this post I will share the ins and outs of website design for creative small […]

How to Design a Website for your Creative Small Business

custom website design vs showit template

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If you are a creative small business owner, you are most likely going to need a website. Whether you sell products, offer done-for-you services, or have some combination of the two, a well-built website is the perfect place to showcase your work and attract new clients. Deciding between a website template or custom website design […]

Showit Template vs. Custom Website Design

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You’ve made the decision to start looking for a website designer and you’ve settled on building (or updating) your website on Showit. Yay! This is an exciting first step! You head to your good friend, Google, and start typing in, “showit website designer.” And then… You get hit with your next venture: How the hell […]

How to Find the Right Showit Website Designer for your Creative Small Business

checklist for when to hire a website designer

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If you have stumbled across this post you are probably in the midst of the dilemma in deciding where to spend your money on your business. That, or you are my mom or BFF just checking in… hi, mom! Let’s assume you are a fellow creative small business owner just looking for resources to point […]

Why Hire a Professional Website Designer for your Creative Small Business

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If you are a Showit user, or soon-to-be user, you’ve likely been sold on the platform for its creative freedom and ability to create fun and unique websites. If you are still in the deciding process, I recommend you start here, where we break down some top platforms. Showit is a powerful platform, primarily used […]

Website Design for Creatives: How to Change and Edit a Showit Template

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Whether building your website from scratch, or looking to hire a professional website designer, settling on the right website platform for your small business is key. There are tons of website building options out there, but this post will cover three of the most popular: WordPress, Squarespace, and Showit. I will break down some pros […]

Top Website Building Platform, According to a Professional Website Designer

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I am the queen of snacks. My 15 month old son would be the king. The kid can EAT. So having spent my fair share of time eating, shopping, and browsing menus for the best snacks of all time, I have also thought about what snack would best represent my business. (Normal, I know.) Cutting […]

If My Business Were a Snack… And What The Heck That Has to Do With Branding

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If you have spent any time as a service provider, you have probably been asked, “but, who is your ideal client?” Hopefully you have put some real thought into this question and have an answer ready to go, because although it might feel a little weird and creepy (just being honest here…), having a fictional […]

Who Is My Ideal Client… And How to Find Yours

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Hi and welcome! My name is Kelly and I am a website designer and brand creation specialist. I work with creative entrepreneurs setting out to do the dang thing and live a life they are wildly passionate about. Due to my job, I see a lot of websites. I mean we all do. In 2022, […]

3 Most Common Website Mistakes… And How to Fix Them

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