One of the easiest ways to scale as a service provider is through passive income. Here’s how to get started making passive income as a web designer.

April 26, 2022

Do web designers need to know how to code in 2022? It depends! Let’s break down the resources for designers who want to learn (or avoid) custom code.

April 19, 2022

person staff, I invest a good chunk of change every month to help me operate my business and serve my clients as best I can. Here’s a breakdown of all my monthly web design business expenses!

April 12, 2022

Are you interested in starting a web design business, but you have little to no clients? Paige Brunton created her business from scratch, and even without a large audience, she was able to land consistent clients via her blog.

March 22, 2022

Do sales calls give you the heebie-jeebies? You’re not alone! As a lifelong introvert, I used to get unbearably nervous about sales calls. But over time, I learned how to confidently crush a sales call, and I want to teach you to do the same!

February 8, 2022

If coming up with the words to put on your website, stresses you out, you are going to love this. Courtney shares so many great tips. Whether you want to DIY your website copy, or you’re thinking of outsourcing.

November 16, 2021

When she first started her business, Chelsea was just a college senior looking for a fun, money-making hobby. In the years that followed, her little Etsy shop evolved into a custom website design business and booming template shop, all of which she runs while working full-time corporate job. In all of her work – custom Squarespace design, template creation, and even her courses – Chelsea maintains her quirky, one-of-a-kind brand and encourages her clients to do the same. She’s all about creating a business that looks and feels *exactly* right and being unapologetic with your brand. In this episode of the Intentional Creative Podcast, Chelsea and I chat about how she found her unique selling point, niched down her offerings, and created a bustling passive income stream – all without sacrificing the brand that makes her special.

July 27, 2021

I use Canva for *tons* of things in my business, but there’s one thing I won’t use it for: hosting my ‘link in bio’ page. While I still create the *design* in Canva, I always prefer to host these pages on my own website. Not only does it drive more traffic to my URL, but it also opens the door for *tons* of tracking capabilities. (You know I love data!) Here’s why you shouldn’t use Canva or Linktree for your ‘link in bio’ page *and* how to set up an alternative on your own site.

July 20, 2021

Fellow small business owners, you know the feeling. In the early days, you take on every client that comes your way, say “yes” to projects that don’t excite you, and take on way more than you can handle. It’s a rite of passage that seemingly every creative entrepreneur goes through, myself included. After a couple years, I got so burnt out on client work that I gave it up altogether.

July 12, 2021

Instead of linking to another page, an anchor link can jump the user down to a particular section of a page, meaning less scrolling on their end. With just a little custom code, you can add endless anchor links and make your long-scroll pages easier to navigate.

June 22, 2021