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26 Websites With Free Images You Need To Bookmark Today

Our definitive list of websites with free stock images and photos includes collections that exclusively feature plus size models, people of colour, trans and gender non-binary models, art, travel, S.T.E.M., and a whole lot more. List of Websites with Free Stock Photos Unsplash Pexels Canva Rawpixel Art Institute Chicago The Met Pixabay Stocksnap Flickr CreateHER Stock WOC in Tech Negative …

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How to add a user to your Google Analytics

Instructions for adding a user to your Google Analytics account so they can assess and manage the information to help you grow online. Sign into your Google Analytics at https://analytics.google.com Select the “Admin” gear icon in the bottom left corner Under “Property” in the middle column, select the down arrow to choose your website (aka “Property”) Once the correct Property …

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Create a script text with glitter overlay on WordPress

I love me some shiny, glittery text on a website. It’s a great way to make your page or post pop when you need to highlight certain copy. I often see people use an image when they want to do a fancy font. But this is a really bad idea because it impedes your SEO for that text and often …

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Branding (or Re-Branding) Checklist

Creating a brand or re-branding your business can shift between exciting and frustrating with every other emotion in between. It’s a time-consuming process that takes a lot of thought and decision making. It can be filled with “ah ha” moments and sometimes tears. But it’s worth the journey. Because in the end, a defined brand will keep your business on …

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Four critical access points for your website

Your website is the #1 marketing tool you have. It belongs to you or your business and you have every right to have access to it. If you don’t have full access to make changes on every level, then you’ve lost control of your most valuable marketing asset. That doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t work with people who can set …

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What you need to start a website

This post contains affiliate links Aside from the obvious stuff, like text and images, there are three elements that make up your website. Domain Host Provider Content Management System (CMS) Domain This is the URL someone types into their browser to get to your site. Like “yourbusiness.com”. You can purchase a domain through accredited registrars for Canada .ca websites and …

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Prepare your brand for an online emergency

The first week of May is Emergency Preparedness Week. While I’d love to chat about zombie apocalypse survival tactics – like wouldn’t you be super disappointed if puncturing the head of a zombie didn’t kill it? Pop culture would have been a big disappointment… Anyway, we’re not here for that. For Emergency Preparedness Week, let’s talk about easy ways you …

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Create and Sell a Downloadable Product for FREE

A downloadable or virtual product is a non-physical item you can sell from your website that you don’t need to ship to the customer. It can be instantly emailed or downloaded directly when a customer buys it. It’s usually in the form of a PDF, but it could be access to a members-only area on your website, a course, an …

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Steal this style guide that uses 2019 design trends

Living Coral (16-1546) is the color of 2019 from Pantone. I don’t know about you, but I’m loving it. Taking inspiration from this and current design trends, here is a brand style guide you can totally steal to freshen up your look this year. If you liked that, you’ll love these

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Top 10 Google Font Combinations You’ll Love for 2019

The trend online that feels like everyone, including major brands, is adopting is serif fonts on their websites. Serif fonts, like Times New Roman, have a small line or stroke attached to the end of a larger stroke in a letter or symbol. Sans-serif, like Arial, do not. Serif fonts are en vogue for 2019. Two years ago it was …