The four things I do to stay aligned with my business goals

With all the things that come with being your own boss sometimes it can be hard to have a clear picture of what you want and how you’re going to get it. In my almost first year as a business owner I’ve learned so much along the way. I truly do see this first year as a year of learning and growing. I had no idea what I was doing (which is ok!) but through trial and error I started implementing these little, or should I say big things that really shifted my mindset for the better and that’s when I started to feel more connected with my business, where I wanted to take it and how I was going to do it.

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How having a morning routine can create a positive shift to your mindset as an entrepreneur

As an online entrepreneur it’s me, myself and I and sometimes it can be easy to get off track and not get sh*t done because well hey I make my own schedule which is a blessing and a curse at times. After being in business for almost a year I’ve found a way to shift my mindset in order to be more productive by implementing a morning routine. Morning routines allow for fresh new starts to your day without hitting you with the busy tasks that await you.

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How to add a footer navigation on your Squarespace website without changing your template

You know sometimes you need to add some more information to your website that you wouldn’t want to add to your main navigation. Are you one of the unlucky one’s to have this problem? Have you realized that the template you’re using doesn’t support a footer navigation only after you’ve already designed your whole website? If you’re in the same boat as me (Five Template user over here) then I have a solution for you! 

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Why I’m only focusing on two social platforms to grow my business

Every day we get overflowed with a surplus of information that is out in the internet. It’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the information flowing around. As a business owner the last thing you want to be doing is wasting your precious time getting sucked into the black hole that the internet takes you in (guilty as charged🙋🏻‍♀️). There’s information everywhere and about anything you could possibly think of.

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How to get the most out of your blog posts

Blogging is such a powerful tool to get eyes on your website because ultimately, you’re offering free valuable content and who wouldn’t want that?

BUT…if you blog, you also know that blogging is hard and for those who do it, know very well that it is also VERY time consuming. Why put all that effort into blogging only to notice that it’s no longer relevant after one day?

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Subscription-based model is now available on Squarespace

Say, are you in the beauty or health industry and you want to offer products that are sold on a recurring basis? This is now possible on Squarespace!

This is a huge improvement from Squarespace as I’ve had clients in the past who have wanted to create subscriptions and now, they can!

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Reach more people by enabling shopping on Instagram through Squarespace 

Instagram is one of the most highly used social media platforms out there coming in second to Facebook. There’re still some distinct features that set the two apart when it comes to using it to your benefit, especially if you have a product-based business. If you have a product-based business there’s far more advantages, at least in my opinion, to be on Instagram than there is to be on Facebook.

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The questions I ask my clients before agreeing to design their website – TIMESAVER 

It’s easy to get overly excited when a new client reaches out wanting to get their website designed. That’s a huge mistake though, not the getting overly excited part but the part where you overlook how ready your client is in the design process. It’s not just booking a client and getting the design part done there’s a lot that needs to be done BEFORE we even start designing.

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Five Template: How to add a background color to your text on a single header

There comes a time when you’re in need of further customizing your template far from the design options Squarespace offers you. Well thank god for CSS because there’s code for that 😉. Whatever it is you’re struggling with or scratching your head about, wondering if that’s even possible, the answer to most questions will be yes, it is!

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How to find images to use for your website…without breaking the bank!

Getting ready to hire a web designer but you still don’t have any on brand photos? No worries there are plenty of low-budget options out there that will still allow you to have a gorgeous and intentional website. I understand…shelling out hundreds or even thousands of dollars on a brand photographer is not quite in your plans yet.

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20 Websites for FREE Feminine Stock Photos

As a creative entrepreneur I understand that you won’t always have the time or money to hire someone to do a brand photoshoot. That’s why these websites that offer free stock photos are an amazing alternative if you’re just starting. They have a variety of photos that you can find in order to match your brand if you’re targeting female entrepreneurs.

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What a typical day looks like as an online entrepreneur

Entrepreneur life is not all that easy and organizing yourself in the best possible way will save you lots of time and headaches. The fact that it’s just you makes it that much harder, at least for me. I was so used to someone looking over my shoulder making sure I was getting sh*t done. Now that I’m working for myself I have to hold

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How to add “related posts” at the bottom of your blog on Squarespace

I’m an avid blogger (blogging twice a week to be exact) and when people land on my website through my blog I want to make sure that they are staying there for as long as possible. One of those ways to make sure that your audience is reading your blog posts is to entice them with “related posts” at the end of the blog.

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How changing your page URL links can affect your SEO & web traffic

Let me just begin by telling you that I learned the hard way and I want to write this informational blog post, so you won’t have to. It all started with an innocent URL change on the busiest pages of my website, my Blog. It was something that I didn’t think twice to do so I did it and it was the biggest mistake ever!

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How to add Pinterest board covers to your Pinterest account

If you’re actively using Pinterest for your business, it’s important to have all elements on brand and one of those elements is having Pinterest board covers.

If you’re new and you’re wondering what those elements are I wrote a Beginner’s Guide to Pinterest that could help you get your Pinterest account from average to standout.

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