How To Get Your Clients Addicted To You and Your Content

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A Secret About Me I’m going to let you in on a little secret about me. I love buying domain names! It’s usually one of the first things I do after having a business idea for something that would help my clients. Several weeks ago my business coach and I were working together on one of our projects, and we started looking for domain names related to “content.” Guess what? … [Read more...]

Design Tools I Could NOT Live Without

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People in every profession use many tools to accomplish the tasks they are responsible for each week. As a website developer and designer, I also have my list of essential and helpful tools that I rely on. Some of my favorite tools are very easy to use and have uses that extend way beyond web design. In the comments area below, please be sure to share with the SteamFeed … [Read more...]

Do You Know The Basics of Selling Online?

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I remember that evening when I set up my first online shopping cart with e-Junkie and PayPal several years ago. What was really exciting is waking up to several sales and the money from those transactions deposited in my PayPal account. It was the closest thing I’d experienced to “making money while I slept.” Since those early days I come a long way in my understanding … [Read more...]

The Value Triangle

Have you ever had a prospective client or customer say this? "I'd like you to have you do my project, but I'm on a tight budget, I need to have several custom features, and I'm really in a hurry to have it finished." If so, I'm sure those are not the projects you eagerly jump at. Several years ago I heard someone talk about the "Value Triangle," and it has been very … [Read more...]

I LOVE My Website (Part 3 of 7)

In Part 1 of our “I LOVE My Website” series, we talked about loving how your website looks, and in Part 2 we covered loving how your website works. Today let's jump in to Part 3 to look at three things you can do so that you will, "Love its Ability to Serve Your Business." 1. Who are your ideal website visitors? One of the things that all business owners have in common is the … [Read more...]

I LOVE My Website (Part 2 of 7)

In Part 1 of our "I LOVE My Website" series, we talked about loving how your website looks. Every business owner wants their website to look amazing, but just as important as it's visual design is how it actually works. In Part 2 we are going to explore loving how your website works. Here are a few suggestions for tools and programs to consider using on your website. WordPress … [Read more...]

I LOVE My Website (Part 1 of 7)

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Every business owner wants to say, “I love my website!” Thankfully many do, but sadly some don’t. On a scale from 1 to 10, how would you rate your website love? In my experience with clients, and in talking with numerous business owners, I’ve narrowed down 7 things you need to love in order to truly love your website. You need to love how it looks, love the way it works, … [Read more...]