Give your website a checkup. It will thank you.

Give your website a checkup. It will thank you.

Do you ever have that nagging feeling that your website isn’t quite working the way it should be? But you’re not sure what it is that’s not quite right, or, you’re not even certain where to start. So you look at other sites you really like, maybe even sites of...
Required Reading: Show Your Work by Austin Kleon

Required Reading: Show Your Work by Austin Kleon

A couple of months ago, one of my business mentors, Jennifer Lee, posted some pictures on Instagram of Austin Kleon talking about his new book, Show Your Work. I quite enjoyed his previous book, Steal Like an Artist, but this new one has really had a very profound...
How does your site make people feel? Giddy, I hope.

How does your site make people feel? Giddy, I hope.

When I start talking to a new client about their website, whether it’s a completely new site or a redesign, I always ask, “How do you want people to feel when they visit your site?”  And I hear…silence. For many small business owners, and especially for...