Tag Archive: squarespace

What’s Best for Your Biz: A Premade Theme or a Custom Website?

July 18, 2017

As a website designer, this is a question that pops up in my inbox quite a bit. What’s right for me, a theme or a custom website? Unfortunately, there’s really no one right answer. It completely depends on your how long you’ve been in business, what your goals are and how you want your site to look. But, I’m going to make this much easier on you and walk you through the entire decision-making process. I’ll go over which business owners should use a theme and who a custom site is perfect for. As a bonus, I’ve included a quiz that you can download and take to see which option is, truly, the best fit for your business.   A... View Article

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3 Ways to Incorporate the Power of Simplicity into your Website

July 12, 2017

When creating custom websites for my clients, I always incorporate simplicity into my design process. If your website has too much content and a bunch of busy graphics it is bound to confuse the person viewing it. They either won’t know what to do first or will be so turned off by the site that they leave entirely. Not good. The good news is that streamlining your website is pretty easy to do and has a very powerful effect on the people viewing your site! Incorporating simplicity makes it so much easier for users to navigate your site and know exactly what they should do next.   Simplify Typography Using too many fonts on one website will surely confuse your... View Article

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How to Get Results from your Website

May 18, 2017

Today, I’m sharing a few questions that you should ask yourself before creating a new website design. Taking the time to consider these things, will mean that your site is built based upon your goals and that it, ultimately, gets you the results that you want! Which, is something that we can all get behind. Am I right?! These are all questions that I ask my clients during our initial project meeting because it’s so important to establish the strategy behind a website before getting into the nitty-gritty design details. Whether you’re working with a designer or going the DIY route, these are all things that everyone should consider before starting their website design or redesign.     Who is... View Article

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