Posts in Squarespace
4 Reasons Why I Mock Up My Squarespace Sites In Adobe XD First

I used to think that mocking up a Squarespace website first would be a waste of time and just add more steps to my process, but by adding this step to my client experience, I’ve actually been able to wrap up projects faster (and with fewer revisions). 

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Enable Rich Pins in Squarespace

Pinterest is a great way to drive traffic to your website, gaining you new visitors and potential new clients along the way. While traditional pins on Pinterest are still helpful to your site traffic, rich pins are the way to go with gaining the most views and click throughs (clicks to your website). They allow Pinterest to import the extra information from your website into their platform. It makes your content more likely to show up when someone searches for it. 

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Migrating from Wordpress to Squarespace

Making the move from Wordpress to Squarespace can take a few steps but it certainly does not have to be a complicated process! You may think your Wordpress site is already the way to go, but I am a huge fan of Squarespace and think it is a better fit for your online business. Read this post for more about why you are going to want to make the switch! In this blog post, I will be covering what you need to do to migrate from one platform to another.

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Squarespace SEO Launch Checklist

It’s one thing to build a beautiful Squarespace website but if no one ever sees it what’s the point?! Setting you website up for SEO success is one way to ensure traffic to your website. Luckily with Squarespace, they make it really easy to get your website set up on the back end for SEO success.

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How to create a free resource library in Squarespace

If you have an online business you know the importance of growing your email list and today I’m sharing the most successful way that I have found to grow my email list: a resource library on my Squarespace website.

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What to include on the home page of your website

Here’s a crazy stat for you:

According to a recent study, humans have a shorter attention span than goldfish.

Goldfish can focus for 9 seconds, but most humans only have an 8 second attention span.

There’s too many things demanding our attention these days. Everyone is multitasking, which makes focusing a huge challenge.

So how do you get anyone to stay on your site when you only have a VERY short window of time to capture someone’s attention before they wander back to Facebook or hop into their inbox?

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5 Reasons Why I Love Squarespace

A couple of years ago, I made the decision to focus my skills only on Squarespace for my web design clients. I hesitated for a while to do this, I feared that I would turn business down but soon realized, honing in on my Squarespace expertise only makes me more skilled and desirable as a web designer. I believe Squarespace is the best platform for my clients and other creative entrepreneurs for a few reasons!

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Inside My Rebrand

My brand has evolved immensely since I started my business 4 years ago. I was only a couple of years out of school and still finding myself as a designer when I started Three Feathers Design. My business was born out of a desired to spend more time at home with my kid. I loved working and learning new things at my ‘big girl job’ but I missed having creative freedom and sitting in front of computer 8 hours a day was killing me.

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Why You Need Brand Photos

Just like a logo and colors are unique to your brand, images also play an important role. Brand photos are images that you have commissioned or take yourself to represent your product, services or overall brand. They can be used on your website, in social media, blog posts and in other marketing materials. Stock images are great in a pinch but your unique images will set you apart from the crowd, here are a few reasons why.

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How To Ask For A Testimonial

Did you know that testimonials are one of the most important things to include on your website? They can easily be forgotten but some studies suggest that up to 70% of people trust a brand more after reading a positive review. Testimonials build credibility and customers buy from brands they trust. 

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2016 Year In Review

I wanted to say a great big THANK YOU for letting me into your inbox this year. I have seen plenty of ups and downs for my business, there have been slow months, clients that seemed to fall off the face of the earth and typos that still give me nightmares, but there have also been lots of high points. I have managed to grow a business that supports me full time, I’ve worked with some truly exceptional creative entrepreneurs and those highs make the hard work worth it. 

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Why I Love Squarespace for Creative Entrepreneurs

I recently made the decision to stop watering down my web design expertise and build websites for my clients only on Squarespace. I hesitated for a while to do this because I feared I would turn business down but soon realized, honing in on my Squarespace expertise only makes me more skilled and desirable as a web designer. I believe Squarespace is the best platform for creative entrepreneurs for a few reasons…  

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