Mood Boards: Why They Matter to Your Business Branding

What is a Mood Board A mood board (or and inspiration board) is a collage of imagery that you use to inspire the look and feel of your project/service/business. Why is a Mood Board important? For starters, if you try to brand something as big as a business without one, the finished product is going […]

How to Create a Mockup Image

If you want to wow your client when presenting your designs, you need to create a mockup of your work. Check out this 2-minute video to learn how to create a mockup image.

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Raising the bar for your small business through professional and unique design, bringing you more business which means more money. I have always been in love with the idea of starting a business, even as a child. Creativity and good design is the foundation of everything I do. You’re at the right place if you: […]

Inspiration from “Show Your Work” by Austin Kleon

As I sat on a plan from Norfolk, VA to Charlotte, NC to then go home to Milwaukee, Wi, I knew it was the perfect time to read Show Your Work by Austin Kleon. I’ve been carrying this book in my backpack for about a month but hadn’t gotten around to it. My favorite part […]

9 Digital Products Bloggers Can Sell to Make Money

An outline of different types of digital products and a price range that they are typically sold. This post breaks down the different digital product types, what you will need to create them, and a pricing system.

SEO For Bloggers: What Beginners Need To Know

SEO For Bloggers: What to Know About Search Engine Optimization Put simply, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, which is basically a sophisticated way of saying “where you rank on Google.” The higher you rank on google = the more money your blog/product/service makes.  It is all based on simple math, so here is an […]

7 Best Books for Bloggers to Read and Make Money

Start making money from your blog with this list of the best books for bloggers that are serious about their blog. From content planners to business books, there is something here for everyone.

Why You Should Use a Focus Keyphrase Only Once

Why You Should Use a Focus Keyphrase Only Once The goal is to rank as high as possible on Google for your keyword, so in theory, you should use the same keyphrase on multiple pages right? Unfortunately, that is not how it works. Google’s bots have gotten very sophisticated and staying up to date on […]