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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...

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...

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...

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...

Marketing for introverts: How to stand out in a noisy world

Marketing for introverts: How to stand out in a noisy world

In my experience, marketing a small business presents a few special challenges for introverts. For one, many of the marketing strategies we're taught revolve around being social--and for good reason! Creating authentic connections with people is arguably the best...

5 important website metrics that small business owners should track

5 important website metrics that small business owners should track

The importance of tracking your website metrics as a small business owner cannot be underestimated. I regularly track my own website metrics here at Steph Corrigan Design. I do this to make sure that my business is progressing; that more potential leads are hearing...

How to create an Instagram link in bio page

How to create an Instagram link in bio page

One of the most important parts of your Instagram profile is your bio link. Unless you have the swipe-up feature in your Stories, your bio link is the only way to link people away from Instagram to a page or platform of your choice. So where should you direct people...

How to use Pinterest for business: 7 simple steps

How to use Pinterest for business: 7 simple steps

As a designer and visually minded person, I've always loved Pinterest. Before I started my design business, Pinterest was my go-to source for outfit inspiration and DIY project ideas. And while that's still true today, I eventually discovered that Pinterest wasn't...

5 common Instagram mistakes (and how to fix them)

5 common Instagram mistakes (and how to fix them)

Oh, Instagram--love it or hate it, you just can't seem to get away from it! If you're using it correctly, it can be a powerful source of revenue for you or your business. The catch is, you have to use it correctly, and even then, it can take months to build up a loyal...

Steph Corrigan Design Blogger

Meet the BLOGGER

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 small businesses.

I’m here to break down everything you’ve been wondering about when it comes to starting and scaling an online 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.

If you ever want to ask me a question or simply say hello, please feel free to slide into my DM's on Instagram!

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