How to Write an About Me Page Like a Website Designer

By |2019-08-23T23:20:26-05:00August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you trying to figure out how to write an About Me page? Learning how to write an about me page isn’t rocket science, but there are specific steps you’re going to want to take. The first one is realizing how to get it to be received well by a visitor. If you’re trying to figure out how to write an about me page for a business, you’re going to want to start with your values and then move onto your story, and then end with a call to action. (Check the last video in [...]

About Me Page Generator | Use Them Professionally

By |2019-08-21T15:37:01-05:00August 21st, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you trying to figure out which About Me Page Generator to use? Learning how to write the perfect about page using an about me page generator totally starts with knowing how to layout or design the right professional about page. Because at the end of the day in order to write your about page, generator used or not, you have to start with a strong foundation. In this video I talk about what the deal is with an about me page generator, and how they are very useful tools when used properly. From a [...]

About Us Text Examples | Professionally Designed

By |2019-08-21T15:23:13-05:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

change.org's About Page Are you looking for About Us text examples? About Us Text Examples are all over the Internet (thank you Google), but few go into why it's a good design beyond just the copy. Here's the thing about copy, it's only good if someone reads it. Likewise, a professional design only creates a successful About Us page, if it showcases good content. In this video I discuss 3 websites that are handling their about me pages correctly. And just for kicks, I threw in one very prominent website that, well, isn't. [...]

What is HTTP?

By |2019-03-04T18:51:29-05:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base|

What does HTTP stand for, and why does it matter? http is short for "hypertext transfer protocol" - or the way your browser gets information. And it matters because it's how you get your information. It's the format that was created to get your information from that news site to your device - mobile phone to desktop computer and everything in between. Getting slightly more technical, the protocol (or set of rules) sets up the structure around which data is transferred from a server, like Amazon (affiliate link), over to your computer/device's browser. Just like you drive a certain car to [...]

How to Generate an SSH Key on Windows

By |2019-02-21T13:41:38-05:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Remember if this video helps you out, help me appease the YouTube gods and hit Like! This video on how to create an ssh key on a windows PC walks you through how to use the Putty/PuttyGen utility to generate both a public and private key. An SSH key is a random and personalized key used to identify your computer to another piece of software, online interface (like GitHub), or even another machine. To generate an SSH key on windows, you will need a utility like Putty (located at putty.org) to create a SSH key on windows, and [...]

Free Fredericksburg Stock Photography

By |2019-01-17T15:30:07-05:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: General, Knowledge-base, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Interested in Free Fredericksburg Stock Photography? Simply fill out the form to the right to sign up for our email list, and the Dropbox link will be emailed to you immediately! Be sure to keep it bookmarked as we're adding photos all the time! Take care! Wendy Free Stock Photography of Fredericksburg Virginia Are you looking to score some free photography of Fredericksburg, VA to use in your marketing? Look no further! I'm announcing a new marketing campaign today where in exchange for providing free stock photography of Fredericksburg, VA [...]

How to Remove Blue Highlighted Text in InDesign

By |2019-08-15T14:55:35-05:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge-base, Tips & Tricks|

 So why is your InDesign text randomly highlighted in blue?What is the blue background color behind text in InDesign? Is your Adobe InDesign suddenly showing teal highlight behind your text?It's because of a helpful tool, that I have never heard of before, called a style override highlighter - meaning it shows you what text you've modified in your document that is different from the InDesign Basic Paragraph. It's actually super helpful if you're trying to clean up a document's layout, but never having heard of it before, all I wanted to do was get rid of the teal highlighting [...]

Adding a Privacy Policy to My Website

By |2019-01-17T15:30:07-05:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge-base|

Privacy Policies are important, even though they are generally pretty boring. They legally protect your derriere, but also provide a sense of ease to those who actually read them. They know exactly what they are getting with your site. Same goes with "Terms of Service" - our next blog post. We're updating ours so we thought it was a good time to post some good resources if you are trying to do the same. The BBB, Better Business Bureau (an old client of ours! - East Coast chapter), actually put out a template we use ourselves. Templates are great because [...]

How Consistency in Branding Makes You Money

By |2019-01-17T15:30:07-05:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Knowledge-base|

How does consistency make you money as a website designer? What about as a small business who has hired a website designer? It comes down to recognizing what consistency does for you. How it builds your brand, how it establishes your business, how you can use it as a tool, and how you can use it to save yourself time and money. You establish the rules for how your brand should appear, what fonts to use, what styles to use, what logos, colors, and layout types to use. Does your company utilize white space? What about curvy fonts [...]

Why are website designers so expensive? It’s not just the level of experience.

By |2019-01-17T15:30:07-05:00August 10th, 2018|Categories: Knowledge-base|Tags: , , |

Why are website designers so expensive? Why do web design agencies charge so much? It boils down to the sheer number of skills required, the training, and the vast experience necessary to orchestrate a site from start to finish in a clean and productive way. […]