Lisa Maries Cosmetic Solutions | Branding, Design, & Development

I gotta say....I loved, loved, LOVED working with Lisa Marie and creating this custom web design for her salon. Not only was the site and brand visually really fun to create but Lisa ...
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4 Ways to Keep Your WordPress Site Updated & Maintained

You've got a new website, and it's beautiful! Then...you login to draft a blog post and find a bunch of little scary orange warning circles all over the WordPress sidebar and top bar. ...
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Unexpected Biz Lessons from 2017

Every year, I spend time during the month of December reviewing my year. I go through old notebooks and planners, taking notes, journaling, and reflecting on the lessons in the words I wrote. ...
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Is your Business ready for a website?

Here’s the BIG question I’m going to address here: Does your business need a website? It’s a big question and most people would answer with an unequivocal “yes,” but the answer to the ...
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7 Steps to Naming Your Online Business

[Article updated Feb. 2019] You’ve got a great business idea. You’ve even worked with some clients and tested your idea. It’s a good one, and it’s time to make it official. You need ...
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What is Website & WordPress Coaching?

I started my business, Entwine Web Design, with a focus on web design, hence the name of my business. Shortly after I launched, I found myself talking to a potential client. She was ...
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How to write an About Page for Your Website

This page is a paradox because even though it says it's About YOU, the site owner, it's not really. It's about your visitors and how you can help them, which can make writing ...
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Should I put prices on my website?

The question of putting prices on your website has come up several times over the past week, in conversations with friends, clients, and in Facebook groups I participate in. In all honesty, I've ...
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What are the Must Have WordPress Plugins?

Plugins are key to making WordPress work and also for making your website super customizable. But before we dive into the must have WordPress plugins for your site, let's first define what the ...
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Elko Library Tech Talk Slides

On Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, I did a presentation at the Elko County Library on "How to Start a Website with WordPress." These are the slides from that presentation. They don't go into ...
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DIY Your Site, get Website Coaching, or Hire a Designer?

Launching an online business can be, simultaneously, one of the most exciting and overwhelming ventures of your entire life. Why? Because putting a website up forces you to not only dig deep and ...
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Website Coaching Program | The Clutter Crusher

Last spring, I had a business changing phone call with Holly Parker, organizer extraordinaire. She wanted a website to for her organizing business, The Clutter Crusher, but she'd had a long and frustrating ...
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Web Design & Development | Dr. Nebila Dhieb

Over the summer I had the pleasure of working with Dr. Nebila Dhieb on her new website. Dr. Dhieb is an educator working with ESL teachers who want to improve their teaching skills ...
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Have Fun with your Calls to Action

Let me tell you a little story. Pretend for a moment, that I'm on your website. I've read your amazing copy on your services page, and I'm thinking, "Yes, this is perfect. This person ...
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Simple Web Design: Limit Your Visitors’ Choices

Have you ever felt totally overwhelmed with making a decision? I'm not talking major life decisions, like if you should get married or if you should quit your day job to sell your ...
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Strategic Site Redesign: Capital City Arts Initiative

This project started during a lunch date with Sharon Rosse, the founder and director of the Capital City Arts Initiative, or CCAI. We were chatting about web design, and I mentioned web strategy. ...
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Overcoming Your Fear of Starting a Business Online

I've spent the past month doing website reviews and also talking to women who have amazing business ideas. They're energetic, excited, bright, and....stuck. The fear of starting their business by building a website ...
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A Non-Tech Girls’ Guide: How to Review a Website

Before we get into how to review website, let me define it exactly what a website review is. First, a website review is NOT the same as a website audit (which sounds scary ...
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Psyching Out Your Website: Psychology in Web Design

If you've got a website, you're trying to sell something or get people to engage with you. The goal of your site is to convince your visitors that you are the best person for them ...
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How to Approach Creating a Website for Your Business (even if you don’t know where to start)

I’ve had a few interesting conversations lately with amazing, smart, vibrant women who feel completely overwhelmed with creating a website that looks good and supports their business. They DIY'd their site and now feel ...
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4 Steps to Writing Your Homepage Headline

You know why you have a website. You want to get yourself and your business out into the world. You want to build your list and a tribe of great people, and you ...
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