If you missed the previous 5 font crimes, be sure to read them here. Today I’m going to talk about 5 more mistakes that you must not make with fonts. Too tight tracking Why is this bad: the characters look squashed against each other and it makes it hard to read. And before you tell me, “really? […]
I was contacted by Daniëlle in May to design her a logo for her new personal coaching business. Flowers and Flourish‘s mission is to help young, ambitious women to flourish, feel good and live a meaningful life. Her ideal client is a young woman (25 – 35) who loves to learn about personal growth and […]
Today’s tutorial is an easy one! Bloglovin’ just released these new widgets that allow your blog visitors to follow you instantly. So if you are a blogger, you may want to add this widget to your sidebar so you can get followers more easily. According to Bloglovin’ you can get followers 3x faster with their […]
I’m über excited to share with you my latest work! I had the wonderful opportunity to design the branding for Creative Hive Co, (previously known as The Pragmatic Designer) a consulting business helping creatives get more exposure and make more sales. Mei Pak, the founder, teaches and provides support around marketing strategies and plans including […]
Do you create questionnaires or forms for your clients to fill in? Perhaps you are a web designer or a coach that wants to get to know their clients first before starting a project. For short forms you can use a free service like Typeform. But if your form is more comprehensive it might be […]
So you’ve started a newsletter. Congratulations! Let’s say you want to send all new subscribers a free download, such as an e-book, printables, worksheets, etc. But how do you do that? I had the same question when I started my newsletter for my printables business. In the beginning I sent the freebie manually to each […]
In part one of this two-part series we looked at the programs to use when designing your own business card, as well as some design tips. Today we are going to finish off our card by creating a print-ready PDF. If you followed the tips in part 1 most of the hard work has been […]
Watch Me is a soon-to-be online business here in South Africa that sells designer watches and bags to young professional women and later men. They import the goods not readily available to South Africans but are popular abroad.
I haven’t shared new work in a while here on this blog, so I’m excited to show you a new logo design today. This was for a blog that provides inspiration, business tips, marketing tips, etc. for female entrepreneurs.
So, you need a business card for your small business or blog and you are determined to go the DIY route. Where do you start? Check out my tips below to see how you can design your very own business card.