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Seriously though! Purchasing a Showit template could be the best brand decision you ever make for your business. The price you pay for a fully customizable, pre-designed website, with live chat support, AND with no coding necessary is worth every penny. And I’m not just saying that! A professional site that is easy to use […]

How to Edit a Showit Template

Branding, Web Design



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Okay listen up, I know, I know, it’s great to have a pretty website but just because something is pretty doesn’t mean it’s actually working for you. You have put hours and hours of work into your website and work regularly to bring in traffic. So, how do you know if what you are doing […]

How To Know If Your Website Is Actually Working For You

Web Design



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If you’ve been around for a while you know that I’m totally obsessed with brand strategy and talk about it all of the time, and if you are new you can read more about my love for brand strategy here, here, and here. But let’s be real, developing a brand strategy can be a lot […]

Park 21 Design: How I Created a Brand in One Day

Brand Strategy, Branding



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What is a design VIP Day? Design VIP days are where you get my undivided attention for the whole day and we work intensely on your project for the day. They have quickly become one of my favorite ways to work with clients because we’re able to achieve months of work in just one day. […]

Design VIP Days: Get Your Custom Project Done in One Day

Marketing, Web Design



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Let’s be honest, content creation is a lot of work. Thinking of blog post ideas, writing them, and then promoting them can take a lot of time. So it’s important to make sure that all of that time is worth it, right? Once we spend the time to create new content, we want to make […]

How to Make Sure Your Blog Post is Optimized for Search Engines

For Designers, Marketing



Meet Marisa

founder | Designer

It took me years to realize I wasn't clear on who my brand was, what my values were, or which ideal clients I wanted to notice me. I want to save you that time.

It's a struggle to stand out in a sea of sameness. But I believe, it doesn't have to be that way. I believe that you deserve a brand that speaks to your dream clients, that makes you stand out and has an original feel that captures your story & mission.

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