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Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

Why Negative Space Is Important

Why Negative Space Is Important

Negative space, often referred to as white space, has as much importance in designing a website as the positive space (elements on your website) does. Shouldn’t I Put As Much On My Site As Possible? Definitely not! There is a balance you need to achieve between having...

Reasons I Use Mood Boards For Inspiration

Reasons I Use Mood Boards For Inspiration

One of the biggest challenges I have when working with new website clients is working out with them what the colour scheme (if they don’t already have a logo to draw inspiration from) and layout should look like. Everyone knows what they like on a website when they...

Components of Website

Components of Website

After speaking to a few clients recently, I decided that it’s important to cover a few terms that come up regularly around web sites. I’ve tried to break these components down into layman’s terms as much as possible. If you know them, great! If you don’t, don’t...

Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

Why Negative Space Is Important

Why Negative Space Is Important

Negative space, often referred to as white space, has as much importance in designing a website as the positive space (elements on your website) does. Shouldn’t I Put As Much On My Site As Possible? Definitely not! There is a balance you need to achieve between having...

Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

How much should I write?

How much should I write?

When writing a blog post, there are so many elements to keep in considering that sometimes it’s hard to keep track of it all; especially when you are struggling to either find the words, or reining the words in. I’ve recently had a few conversations with people over...

Should I Batch Content?

Should I Batch Content?

I've seen a bit of discussion around this topic recently and thought I'd add my take on the matter. What do you think about the idea of batching?

#everythingiscontent

#everythingiscontent

NB: I can't stop laughing at my facial expression in the featured image.  Yes, I've totally stolen Chenae Carey's hashtag but I told her I was going to! But, more to the point, Chenae was spot on with the use of it and it was nice to get a reminder. Let me know what...

One Important Tip!

One Important Tip!

Blogging, vlogging and podcasting is something that is pushed by so many people as a means to build reach, gain authority and educate your clients. Yet once the content is up; it’s not the end of what you need to do to gain attention and help to further your reach....

How much should I write?

How much should I write?

When writing a blog post, there are so many elements to keep in considering that sometimes it’s hard to keep track of it all; especially when you are struggling to either find the words, or reining the words in. I’ve recently had a few conversations with people over...

Should I Batch Content?

Should I Batch Content?

I've seen a bit of discussion around this topic recently and thought I'd add my take on the matter. What do you think about the idea of batching?

How much should I write?

How much should I write?

When writing a blog post, there are so many elements to keep in considering that sometimes it’s hard to keep track of it all; especially when you are struggling to either find the words, or reining the words in. I’ve recently had a few conversations with people over...

 

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

I know, I'm kind of late to joining Pinterest and using it as a business tool, but I know I am not the last person to join and learn the benefits of it. Yes, for those of you who don't use Pinterest for business purposes, there is more to the site than recipes,...

Should I Batch Content?

Should I Batch Content?

I've seen a bit of discussion around this topic recently and thought I'd add my take on the matter. What do you think about the idea of batching?

#everythingiscontent

#everythingiscontent

NB: I can't stop laughing at my facial expression in the featured image.  Yes, I've totally stolen Chenae Carey's hashtag but I told her I was going to! But, more to the point, Chenae was spot on with the use of it and it was nice to get a reminder. Let me know what...

Don’t Let Your Fear Of Videos Stop You

Don’t Let Your Fear Of Videos Stop You

One of the most common reason people don't vlog is their fear of being in front of a camera. I know I was like that too. Yet, it's one of the best ways to get your clients to connect and resonate with your message. What do you have to loose to give it a shot?

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

I know, I'm kind of late to joining Pinterest and using it as a business tool, but I know I am not the last person to join and learn the benefits of it. Yes, for those of you who don't use Pinterest for business purposes, there is more to the site than recipes,...

Should I Batch Content?

Should I Batch Content?

I've seen a bit of discussion around this topic recently and thought I'd add my take on the matter. What do you think about the idea of batching?

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

Reasons Why I’m Loving Pinterest for Business

I know, I'm kind of late to joining Pinterest and using it as a business tool, but I know I am not the last person to join and learn the benefits of it. Yes, for those of you who don't use Pinterest for business purposes, there is more to the site than recipes,...

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Last week I received an interesting phone call. One which I had heard of last year, but until now had never received it. So what was the phone call? One which would lead me to believe was from the ATO. It was warning me that there was an affidavit out against me and...

Security for your site

When I used to work in internet security, I loathed WordPress, Joomla and a few other platforms because they were the websites that were always being hacked. It surprised me though when I started really developing my own sites how much I loved WordPress because it was...

Sharing passwords

Passwords are supposed to be private. It gets reiterated to you whenever you sign up to a new account. Add in the secret questions and what not when you aren’t sure of your password and it becomes a nightmare trying to remember it all. A lot of business people also...

Passwords

Passwords can be the bane of everyone’s work and home lives. Nearly every system requires a password, has their own rules about what can be used as a password and then there is the recommendations about not using the same one for multiple things! How are you ever...

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Last week I received an interesting phone call. One which I had heard of last year, but until now had never received it. So what was the phone call? One which would lead me to believe was from the ATO. It was warning me that there was an affidavit out against me and...

Security for your site

When I used to work in internet security, I loathed WordPress, Joomla and a few other platforms because they were the websites that were always being hacked. It surprised me though when I started really developing my own sites how much I loved WordPress because it was...

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Caution: ATO Scam Warning

Last week I received an interesting phone call. One which I had heard of last year, but until now had never received it. So what was the phone call? One which would lead me to believe was from the ATO. It was warning me that there was an affidavit out against me and...

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

During my research while writing blogs for clients, I discovered that people kept telling me the same thing when it came to those who were successful. As I read and listened to the information, these same five categories kept coming up. So here is my five ways to...

Motivation Detox: How to Get Unstuck

Motivation Detox: How to Get Unstuck

I’ve been feeling a bit underwhelmed with things recently, at least when it came to my own business. I felt stuck. It was easier for me to focus on my clients instead of focusing on my business and where I could grow it. So, I did some reading and these four tips I...

Accountability and Content

Accountability and Content

I know that for a lot of us, whether we're determined to keep a schedule or not, life gets in the way. And it's so true that there are times where you just can't focus on anything else but whatever it is that has your attention. Stopping to write a weekly blog is not...

Alternatives to Blogging

Alternatives to Blogging

Want to blog but feel you don’t have time? Struggling to write the ideas and thoughts in your mind? Want someone else to write your blogs for you, yet they don’t quite match your concepts or voice? We all struggle at times to be consistent with putting content on our...

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

During my research while writing blogs for clients, I discovered that people kept telling me the same thing when it came to those who were successful. As I read and listened to the information, these same five categories kept coming up. So here is my five ways to...

Motivation Detox: How to Get Unstuck

Motivation Detox: How to Get Unstuck

I’ve been feeling a bit underwhelmed with things recently, at least when it came to my own business. I felt stuck. It was easier for me to focus on my clients instead of focusing on my business and where I could grow it. So, I did some reading and these four tips I...

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

5 Quick Ways to Enjoy More Success

During my research while writing blogs for clients, I discovered that people kept telling me the same thing when it came to those who were successful. As I read and listened to the information, these same five categories kept coming up. So here is my five ways to...

Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

My Top Three Business Lessons

My Top Three Business Lessons

Taking a step in a different direction with this blog post. I never imagined that I would be running my own business. It’s not something that entered my mind when I went through school. Then again, I didn’t really know what I wanted to be once I knew I couldn’t do the...

Reflecting

Reflecting

This blog addition is a little more personal than I tend to go into. I'm just back from taking a couple of days off to see some of my family who a few months ago moved to Tasmania. I wanted to go spend time with my niece and nephew and knew that my niece would be in...

Forming a Routine

Forming a Routine

Creating a routine is an important exercise regardless of whether it's related to business, health or well being. They say it takes 21 days for a habit to form, and the structure of a good routine should become a habit to ensure that you are provided with the best...

Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

My Top Three Business Lessons

My Top Three Business Lessons

Taking a step in a different direction with this blog post. I never imagined that I would be running my own business. It’s not something that entered my mind when I went through school. Then again, I didn’t really know what I wanted to be once I knew I couldn’t do the...

Getting in the Colour Mood

Getting in the Colour Mood

I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently in relation to what colours and fonts help evoke in potential clients and why some choices are more effective than others. Let’s look at a few of my favourite colours and the emotions they can evoke. Keep in mind, for each...

 

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