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Hide a Pinterest Blog Image

Tutorials

Sometimes you want to hide the Pinterest image you create for your blog posts for aesthetic reasons, or so that it doesn’t distract from the other content, OR because it feels redundant.

Optimize Photography for Your Site

Website

You may be wondering why you’d ever need to optimize your photography for your website, or you already know you should but are wondering the best ways to go about it.

NKB Photography

Branding

When Nicole of NKB Photography inquired, she had a few concerns. Was a professional website and brand really going to help her business? Was it worth the investment? She knew that her image was lacking and not representing the high-end look of her images. After putting it off for many, many, months she decided to […]

Whittington Bridal

Branding

Whittington Bridal wanted a facelift. The logo they had started their business with was lacking in character and with a font that would not last the test of time. When we set off to rebrand them, they wanted to make sure it would be timeless as well as elegant…yet still approachable to target their ideal […]

Alyson Berg Photography

Branding

I had the pleasure of working with Alyson from Alyson Berg Photography to create a unique brand and website. After looking at her cheerful, beautifully lit photographs, I knew she needed a brand that would compliment them while showcasing her expertise. Inspiration Together we found imagery from Pinterest, as well as her own photography, to […]

La Vie Photography Logo & Website

Branding

Congratulations to Kristen of La Vie Photography on her new identity and website design! She wanted a logo that had a feminine touch to it, while being minimal, elegant and unique. The meaning behind the sub-mark: The curving swoops of the L and the V depicts the beautiful curves of a momma-to-be. The dots that […]

Optimizing Your Photography for Better Website Performance

Website

Here is the gist: you need to make sure your site speed is high and your web performance legit. Your future clients are coming to your site because they found you in a web search or on social media. They want to see more of your beautiful photos, meet the photographer, and get educated on […]

Finding a Designer That Fits Your Style (is easier than expected)

Website

Recently while surfing good ol’ time-stealing Facebook, I saw a post in one of the groups we follow. This post was asking for recommendations for Web Designers. They just couldn’t seem to find a designer that had the style they wanted. They didn’t want to work with someone who “could” design it that way if […]

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