Glamour Squarespace Template

The Glamour Squarespace Template is a fun & chic website that is perfect for beauty based businesses (lash extensionists, estheticians, makeup artists etc.). Its simplicity makes it easy for clients to book an appointment with you. The simplistic design truly comes to life with parallax scrolling pages and an easy-to-use navigation menu. This template is customizable to fit your needs; anything from the colors, graphics/images, text, fonts and so much more can be changed. View the demo to see the template in its full form and keep on reading to find out how this template works.

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Easily create stunning graphics even if you’re a beginner

It doesn’t matter if you feel like you don’t have an eye for design, there are other ways you could create graphics for your website, social media, blog etc., if you’re absolutely *clueless*. Nope, you don’t have to learn the ins and outs of Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator or any other software, because we all know how daunting it can be especially if you have no previous experience of creating any sort of graphics.

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Content you should have on your Home Page

If you have a website, your home page is probably the most visited page therefore making it one of the most important. You want to make sure you’re giving your web visitors the right amount of information, so they know what you do, who you are, what you offer and so on. Your home page should be an easy hub for the rest of the pages on your website.

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3 different freebies you could offer to grow your email list 

You’ve heard it plenty of times and as much as you’d wish it went away it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. I’m talking about email marketing. It’s *still* one of the most powerful tools we have for marketing our services or getting the word out there for something important. What other marketing tool will allow you to pop up in anyone’s inbox?  

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How to display your testimonials in carousel form on Squarespace

At this point we all know that testimonials are crucial for a business to be able to thrive. I mean what would life be without Yelp, Amazon or if Sephora didn’t have thousands of women reviewing products? I’m guilty. I’ve sat there for over 30 minutes reading reviews on why I should buy a pretty laptop case on and how beautiful it looks on the laptop, or how it broke within a week. Eeeeeek, now I’m having a mid-life crisis and don’t know whether I should *buy it or not*. The point?

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10 clever ways to use the Announcement Bar on Squarespace

The announcement bar is one of those extra perks you get for being a Squarespace user. It’s something many people forget to use because the feature is not obvious to the user. It’s actually under the Marketing tab > Announcement Bar. Regardless, the Announcement Bar can be used for many different things to attract your visitor’s attention. It’s placement at the top of your website has been proven to work time and time again for getting people to click on it. Be sure to write something enticing!

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Malibu Template is LIVE on the Shop!

The Malibu Squarespace Template is a modern and fun feminine website that is perfect for bloggers and small product based businesses (jewelry sellers, small boutiques etc.). It’s the perfect splash of fun and professional tied into one. This sleek modern design will bring your website to another level. The simplistic design truly comes to life with parallax scrolling pages and an easy-to-use navigation menu. This template is customizable to fit your needs and it’s potential to add additional features is second to none. Customize the graphics, colors, text, fonts to your liking.

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How to make Instagram full width for Brine Template on Squarespace

As I’m currently updating my website I decided to change my template to Brine template on Squarespace. I’m doing a whole brand refresh and I made several sketches of how I wanted my website to look.

I loved the idea of having my Instagram feed be full width. I tried to look for it online and I didn’t have any luck. There’s some CSS code out there that might work for certain templates but might not work for others. I was able to figure it out myself on how to add it to the Brine Template. I also want to note that I tried it in other templates in the Brine Family and it seems to be working fine.

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Important: Why you should keep your old domain

I recently changed my business name from EG Media Co. to Launch With Erika. Why? Well that’s a whole other story and that’s not what you’re here for. I’ll save that for another post 😉.

Any who although I did change my business name, I’m still keeping my old domain for probably forever and you should too (well depending on how old your business is).

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What to do when you change your business name

If you haven’t noticed yet, I changed my business name. Which means new domain, re-registering my business with my county, and a whole lot of other fun stuff (NOT!). I made a list of everything I had to do in order to make it official. I set aside one day in my week to take care of everything I had to do, and I pretty much got everything done except for one or two things.

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5 cool things you can do on Squarespace

If ya haven’t noticed yet, I design Squarespace websites! Yup, I spend most of my time on the backend of people’s websites and I love it. 🤓 Which is why I’ve gotten to know the ins and outs of Squarespace and what it’s capable of and I’m here to share some cool things you can do on Squarespace. Roll out the red carpet...are you ready?!

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