2017 Editorial Calendar Template

7 Questions to Ask When Creating Your Content Strategy

One of the hardest parts of marketing is getting your strategy right in the first place. After a strategy, you can create and execute on your plan. Having a plan keeps you confident that you’re moving in the direction of your goals. It’s easy to get busy and distracted. That’s why you need to set aside time to plan and […]

Design Seeds

How to Create a Brand Style Guide in 9 Steps

One of the struggles I hear repeatedly from fellow consultants, startups, and solopreneurs is that they don’t have a logo or consistent branding and are struggling with whether to invest in branding now or wait. My recommendation is to get started with a typographic logo. When you create a basic branding and style guide for yourself, you can start taking yourself a […]

WordPress settings

7 Quick WordPress Default Settings You Need to Change

Pressing the “one-click” install for WordPress is just the beginning to getting your blog off the ground. While the next biggie is finding a template that you love, it’s also important to take a few minutes to change some of the default settings in WordPress. Taking the time to make these initial changes will save […]

Start today. Iterate tomorrow.

Start Today + Here’s How to Customize Google Forms Style in Blog Posts

Sometimes as creatives and planners and grand dreamers and schemers we have a habit of getting ahead of ourselves. We plan for scale. We try to think of all the ups and downs ahead. We think what would happen if our post went viral. We try to consider all the ways our project could fail […]