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...
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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...
9 best WordPress plugins for small businesses
One of the best benefits of a self-hosted WordPress website is access to a library of over 50,000 plugins. Pretty much any feature you may need for your website, you can find a plugin for. The best WordPress plugins help you boost the speed, performance, security, and...
WordPress vs. Wix: Which is better for your small business?
WordPress and Wix are both popular website platforms, but the similarities pretty much end there. As a web designer, I've worked with both platforms, but today I work almost exclusively with WordPress. Even though I don't work with Wix anymore, I believe it has its...
Tutorial: How to use Yoast SEO on WordPress
One of my favorite WordPress plugins that I use almost daily and recommend to all my web design clients is Yoast SEO. Out of the box, WordPress is uniquely well equipped for SEO, or search engine optimization. But with a plugin like Yoast, intentionally ranking your...
Why I use the Divi theme to build websites
As a web designer, I've experimented with a lot of different website themes and platforms. Some are good, some awful, and one theme in particular has stood head and shoulders above the rest. It's a web designer's dream! I'm talking, of course, about Divi. What's Divi?...
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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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