How many times have you landed on a website from a Google search and ended up clicking the back button because you couldn’t figure out if you were in the right place?
You don’t need a degree in graphic design to create a simple logo for your if you have the funds to outsource this great go for it. But there’s nothing like designing your own logo when getting started. In this video demonstration below, you’ll learn how to create a simple logo using the free version of Canva.
Would you believe me if I told you that tech is the last thing you should start with when wanting to build your website. When you have a plan upfront, you simply need to take that plan and put it “into” the tech.
When you read about niche sites, do your eyes glaze over, not quite understanding what that means? don’t worry about it, I didn’t understand the depth of what a niche site was until quite a few years ago. Just to let you know ahead of time, I’m using a “dog niche” for this example, but the complimentary post-it-note worksheets and techniques I’m showing in the video can be used for any niche.
Choosing branding colours comes easy for me because of my background with colour theory. But it’s pretty presumptuous for me to think it would be easy for you, so we’re going to fix that in this post.
I don’t know about you, but I can get sucked into creating branding palettes for hours and love every minute of it. But when I was starting, there were some huge mistakes I was making and I notice it more and more now when reviewing websites and hope that this short list will help you “not” make those same mistakes.