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First impressions are everything, and that often starts with wowing visitors that land on your coming soon page. These visitors need to be so impressed that when you launch your website, they’ll come back to know more.  As a website designer, I’ve crafted my fair share of coming soon pages, and I believe there are […]

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As a brand and website designer, I’ve been through my share of feedback and editing stages to perfect designs. And no matter your designer and how many years of experience he/she has under their belt, they can’t create perfect designs for your business without your feedback.  Even through questionnaires, calls, emails, etc., no one knows […]

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There are thousands (umm… over 54,000 to be semi-exact) of plugins out there. So how do you weed through them all to pick out the ones that are efficient, helpful, and cost-effective?  Look no further – I’ve gathered my list of my favorite, must-have WordPress plugins to specifically help your blog. And better yet – […]

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Friendly heads up: This post contains affiliate links. But I was going to recommend them anyway, so I may as well get paid for it, right?! Please know that I only recommend resources I have personally used and wholeheartedly love. As a website designer, I love sharing tips and suggestions on improving your website and […]

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Let me begin by saying that Showit changed my life. Dramatic? Abso-freakin’-lutely, but it’s so true! It’s a program that allows me to follow my passion in a fun way. It allows me to be creative without being stressed or overwhelmed. And because of that, it’s allowed me to create a profession that I down-right […]

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If you’re wanting to rank on the first page of search results, you will need to fork over some major cash for ads or be willing to put in some serious work. And one of the best places to put in that work is by creating consistent, high-quality content on your blog. But you can’t […]

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Compressing or optimizing your website photos is an absolute must! Having large images will decrease your page load times, and when that happens, your search engine optimization (SEO) suffers. However, batch compressing your website photos with Adobe Bridge will speed up this necessary step even faster! I’ve tried batch compressing my images in other programs […]

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Tired of scrolling for days past all the long Pinterest Images to read a blog post? Ugh, me too friend. As a creative entrepreneur, you know that blogging and Pinterest go hand-in-hand. And it’s been said that pinning images directly from the blog post is best for SEO purposes. Hiding Pinterest images on your blog […]

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Since 2016, Abigail Dyer has been crafting stylish, strategic brands and websites for female business owners and bloggers.

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