Category Archives: Web Design

Do it yourself vs. do it right?

You can do your own landscaping. You can fix your own car. You can trim your cat's nails. But what is the cost? Well, for me, it was a disastrous situation with a juniper bush and scratches on my arms. Somewhere along the way I realized that my time, sanity and safety are … Read On ›

And done! Here’s my new website.

For the past seven months, I’ve been sharing my experience as I followed every step in my free report, Get Your Website Done: 12 Actionable Steps for Designers. Today is the finale: Step #12: Launch your site! I did just that on Thursday, March 16th—two days before my WordCamp presentation (because … Read On ›

3 ways to code your own website

We’re nearly there! In my free report, Get Your Website Done: 12 Actionable Steps for Designers, it’s time for Step #11: Code. If you’ve designed your website, the next step is to bring it alive on the web. Whether you want to leap full-force into standard development practice … Read On ›

Is your portfolio selling you short?

Are you following along with my free report, Get Your Website Done: 12 Actionable Steps for Designers? We are nearing the finish line with Step #9: Prepare your portfolio. If you are like the majority of my clients, you’ve been in a business a while and you have very distinct … Read On ›