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Tips + Thoughts

To call myself a blogger feels all too millennial. Instead, I consider this portion of my website to be part knowledge library, part design magazine and part entreprenurial-digital-nomad travel journal. Hope you enjoy reading my musings!

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Twitter Schedulers for Busy Entrepreneurs

Let’s be honest… of all the social platforms, Twitter is my weakest link. But that doesn’t mean it should be ignored! Instead, I decided to employ the help of a Twitter scheduler so I could batch write my tweets, share my content, and reach a new audience. Here’s a rundown of the Twitter schedulers I found and how they can help with Tweet Scheduling for small biz’s.

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Five Tips for Interior Design Websites + Ponton Interiors Site Launch

Interior Design websites can be a hefty undertaking (I know, I’ve done 4 of them already, with 2 in the wings!). Here are my 5 Tips for Interior Design websites + announcing the Ponton Interiors website design launch recap!

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Graphic Design in the era of Political Woke-ness

Regardless of your Political affiliation, it’s pretty incredible how much art, design and social media have become a part of our culture. Today, I wanted to take a second to recognize how GRAPHIC DESIGN isn’t going anywhere, people! Here’s a giant round up of where I have seen graphic design influence our current culture and the impact it had on the 2018 midterm elections to further the conversation about design and design influence.

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Meet the MKW Fall '18 Interns!

Happy to announce the Fall 2018 Interns with MKW Graphics! These lovely leading ladies will be helping with brand design, creative direction and content marketing for the fall ‘semester’! Get to know them, what they love, and give them a follow!

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IT LIVES: Small Biz Start Up Guide, the new Entrepreneur's eBook

After many days, nights, drafts, designs, edits and iterations, the Small Biz Start Up Guide is NOW LIVE on www.startupguide.biz

I am sharing a bit more background on this project, why we decided to write it, and what you can except from SBSUG in the near, near future!

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Freebies: What, Why and How you might want to offer Free Content on your Website as a Small Business Owner

Free content is a great way to educate your audience, grow your email list, and repurpose content you are already using with clients and customers. Here's a break down allll about Freebies: What they are, Why you SHOULD offer them and (briefly) how to set them up.

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Designer Hack: D.I.Y. Small Business Saturday Graphics

Small Business Saturday is around the corner. Make sure your social media and email newsletters have brand specific, original graphics queued up for prospective clients! Follow this 6 Step tutorial for turning free vector graphics into your own social media posts using Google Photos and Adobe Sparkpost.

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Be the Best Santa Ever: Custom Artwork for Christmas

INTRODUCING the MKW Graphics Art Shop! Original prints available as a digital download to add a personal touch to your home or office. These make great gifts for the holidays! All are sized so that you can print from your own printer! ALL PRINTS can also be customized: text, color, size, you name it! So what are you waiting for...get shoppin'!

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ALLL my favorite Facebook Groups for Freelance Advice

Being a self-employed freelancer can be lonely business! There is no guide book for when things go awry. Once I joined these facebook groups, I had an instant online community of like-minded professionals who could help me in sticky situations. Here are my favorite facebook groups that I use as a support system for my business.

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