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20+ retro fonts for nostalgic branding and graphic design

SEP 14, 2023 | BRANDING, FONTS, FOR DESIGNERS
In the dynamic world of design, trends come and go, but some styles stand the test of time. Retro fonts, with their bold charm and vintage flair, have the unique ability to transport us back in time while breathing new life into modern designs. These fonts can infuse our designs with a sense of nostalgia that resonates deeply with audiences.
9 best personal website examples for inspiration (2022)

9 best personal website examples for inspiration (2022)

When you're building a personal brand, it's essential to have a well-designed and strategic website to serve as your virtual home base. Your personal website should reflect your values, expertise, and personality, while also providing an intuitive and engaging...

6 logo design principles to make your brand stand out

6 logo design principles to make your brand stand out

The perfect logo for your brand will be completely original and instantly recognizable. Think of the biggest brands in the world: Nike, Pepsi, Coca-Cola, and even McDonald's, and I am sure that you can immediately picture the imagery associated with them. From the...

Brand values: List of 100 examples for inspiration

Brand values: List of 100 examples for inspiration

When developing a brand for a new or existing business, it's important to list the core brand values your business stands for. These values inform all the decisions you make for your brand and how your brand communicates, both internally among team members and...

WordPress vs Squarespace: Which is better?

WordPress vs Squarespace: Which is better?

WordPress and Squarespace are two of the most popular website platforms out there. Each has its pros and cons, and many website experts have strong opinions about which platform is better than the other. If you're looking to create a new blog or website for your...

How to launch your website in 6 steps

How to launch your website in 6 steps

Launching a website is one of the most exciting yet potentially overwhelming aspects of running your business. No matter the size or scale of your website, it’s crucial that you create something that attracts potential clients, informs them about your brand, and...

5 key branding mistakes to avoid

5 key branding mistakes to avoid

Getting branding right for your small business is more important than ever. With such a hugely populated market, small businesses must stand out amongst a dense crowd while creating their own unique online space. With just 7 seconds to make an impression online, your...

Blogging for SEO: How to write posts that rank on Google

Blogging for SEO: How to write posts that rank on Google

If you've been following my content for a while, you may know that I'm a huge proponent of blogging for SEO, or search engine optimization. In fact, SEO writing is currently the only marketing strategy that I consistently rely on to grow my email list and attract new...

How to create a client experience that will get you return customers

How to create a client experience that will get you return customers

Would you rather consistently sell to the same loyal client, or focus entirely on new clients for each new product, launch, or session?  This is an important question that you will have to ask and answer for yourself as you delve into the entrepreneurial world....

What is a lead magnet and why should you create one?

What is a lead magnet and why should you create one?

Fifty percent of marketers who use a lead magnet have reported a higher conversion rate. From this statistic alone, it is clear that a lead magnet is a powerful way to attract new clients and get their contact information. But, for many new business owners, there is...

Which WordPress hosting service should you choose?

Which WordPress hosting service should you choose?

Choosing the right WordPress hosting service for your website can be tough, but it's important to get right. The quality of your web host can impact your website's SEO, user experience, and sales. Fortunately, there are many hosting companies out there today that...

How to create a timeless brand

How to create a timeless brand

One of the recurring themes of the design work I do for my clients is the pursuit of timeless branding. Most business owners desire to build a lasting, sustainable brand that will stay relevant for years to come--that goes without saying. This puts a lot of pressure...

How (and why) to start blogging for your business

How (and why) to start blogging for your business

Are you thinking about starting a blog for your business but not sure where to begin? You're in the right place. Starting a blog is one of the best things I ever did for my branding and web design business. My blog currently brings my website about 6,000 monthly...

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Hi, I'm Steph! I'm the owner and wearer-of-many-hats of Steph Corrigan Design, a boutique creative studio specializing in strategic branding and web design for service-based businesses in the beauty and wellness industries.

I’m here to break down everything you’ve been wondering about when it comes to starting and scaling a small business in the most aligned way possible. From branding basics to tried-and-true marketing strategies, you’ll get my unfiltered thoughts and advice on how to make your brand stand out.

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