When I moved to Mexico and started working as a “location independent” business owner, my friends and family had a vision of me beachside, in a hammock, sipping a margarita and “working hard.” (Or, if you would have asked them…hardly working.) At the time, I resented this idea. First, I relocated to the mountains of […]
I have a love/hate relationship with stock photos. On one hand, a good stock photo can bring copy and content to life, adding value and quality to a small business’ visual identity, without the price tag of a custom photoshoot. On the other hand, a bad stock photo can obscure copy and content, stripping a […]
Before I work with a client on a new website, I always ask this question: What websites do you absolutely LOVE that have a similar look and feel to your own web vision? The goal of this question is to visualize the design trends that speak to my clients. (I’ve learned the hard way that […]
I love color. I’ve never met a color palette I didn’t like. I’ve been a Design Seeds devotee for years. (It’s one of my favorite resources to send clients who are rebranding. Check it out!) When I’m designing a new website, I always start with color and work from there. Color tells a story. Color frames […]
‘Tis the season for stressing about what stuff to give people. (So many people, so much stuff! How to choose?!) And I know what you’re thinking. What to give the person that has everything…already bookmarked on their computer? How to surprise and delight the digital hermit in your life? What do you give a web […]
Jason Stein and I kicked off the Wisdompreneur #BlabChallenge yesterday: 4 weeks to 1,000 Blab points. (Check out the full game infographic here.) Our goal is to help newbie/Blab curious users ease into the world of Blab and nudge seasoned blabbers to innovate and find fun new uses for Blab! If you’re into replays, I got you […]
The Wisdompreneurs #BlabChallenge starts today! Join us at TheBlabChallenge.com!