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In this website review, I'm going to be offering up some SEO advice for a graphic designer by looking at the website of LV Book Design. While this Squarespace website looks great overall, there are some ways that this website could be improved to get more search engine traffic and attract more clients, including indie authors and self-published writers.

Squarespace Website Review: SEO Advice for a Graphic Designer

This is the final episode in my series of #BadassCreatives website reviews. I’ve been looking at a few of your websites in order to help all of you better understand some things that are common SEO

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In this website review, I'm going to be offering up some SEO advice for artists by looking at the website of a handmade line of graphic tees for geeks.

Handmade Graphic Tees for Geeks Website Review

It’s time for another website review! In this series of #BadassCreatives website reviews, I’m taking a peek at a few of your websites in order to help all of you better understand some things that

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In this website review, I'm going to be offering up some SEO advice for artists by looking at the Weebly website of a handmade clothing designer.

Handmade Hippie Clothing Designer Weebly Website Review

It’s time for another website review! In this series of #BadassCreatives website reviews, I’m taking a peek at a few of your websites in order to help all of you better understand some things that

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In this website review, I'm going to be offering up some SEO advice for artists by looking at the website of artist Glenyse Thompson. Glenyse has built her own website using Squarespace, which is an easy-to-use website builder that I often recommend to artists and creatives who want to create a website on their own without a lot of hassle.

SEO Advice for Artists: Squarespace Artist Website Review

In this Squarespace website review, I’m going to be offering up some SEO advice for artists by looking at the website of artist Glenyse Thompson. Glenyse has built her own website using Squarespace,

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SEO Advice for Artists: Jewelry Artist Website Review

SEO Advice for Artists: Jewelry Artist Website Review

In this website review, I’m going to be offering up some SEO advice for artists by looking at the website of jewelry artist Kate & Moose. While her website looks great overall, there are some

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Looking to learn, grow and network with other creatives? Check out these events for creative entrepreneurs, bloggers, designers, crafters & artists. 

The Ultimate Guide to Conferences for Creatives in 2017

I’ve talked about how meeting other creatives face-to-face at conferences, craft shows and other events has been absolutely crucial for growing my biz over the years. While there are plenty of conference

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If you’ve been selling on Etsy for awhile, or running any sort of online business, you’ve probably heard about SEO (search engine optimization) and know that it is an important part of marketing your handmade products. But do you understand how to implement SEO and make your Etsy shop stand out in search, both within Etsy’s internal search engine as well as on Google, Yahoo and Bing?

Etsy SEO: 6 Areas of Your Etsy Shop You MUST Update To Improve Your SEO Rankings

If you’ve been selling on Etsy for awhile, or running any sort of online business, you’ve probably heard about SEO (search engine optimization) and know that it is an important part of marketing

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Whether you’re looking for a career in social media or want to get an entry level job as a SEO or PPC professional, there are a few key things I’ve learned over the years that would be helpful to anyone looking to change directions in their career. Here are my top 7 tips for how to break into digital marketing and land the job you want.

How To Break Into Digital Marketing { 7+ Tips To Land The Job }

I’ve recently had a few conversations with people who want to know how to get a job in digital marketing. Whether you’re looking for a career in social media or want to get an entry level job as a

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Want to make more money from your handmade art? A former boutique owner shares 5 tips for emerging designers on how to sell your product in stores.

How To Sell Your Product In Stores [5 Tips From A Former Boutique Owner]

A few years ago, I discovered this great site written by a former boutique owner. It was called The Proprietress, and I quickly tried to soak up all of the information that Kate Logan Fulford had to

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I often get asked for my advice on how to make a living as an artist or crafter! Here is TONS of tips, tricks and advice for badass creatives like you.

How to make a living as an artist or crafter!

I’ve been making stuff for as long as I can remember. In college I had professors who told me I should sell my creations. After a trip to London during my final year of college, where I saw the

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cool business cards for creative entrepreneurs

Cool Business Cards for Badass Creatives

Black & Gold Chevron Pattern Business Card Abstract Fuchsia Pink Watercolor Double-Sided Standard Business Cards Elegant Faux Gold Striped Modern Light Pink Business Cards White Subtle Glitter Business

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New Orleans is a very creative city, there is so much to see and do here at any given time! Below you’ll find plenty of resources related to arts & crafts – everything from where to take a class, to where to buy supplies to regularly ongoing events.

New Orleans Craft Resources

New Orleans is a very creative city, there is so much to see and do here at any given time! Below you’ll find plenty of resources related to arts & crafts – everything from where to take a class,

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