Conversion Tips Thursday #12: Homepages that convert

Conversion Tips Thursday #12: Homepages that convert

Hi and welcome to the last Conversion Tips Thursday! It’s CTT #12, and we’re covering Homepages that convert — what makes a Homepage turn visitors into customers? What makes it great, what makes it work for you? I’ve covered this before (see How to Plan Your Homepage) and now we’re going to go deeper with…

You broke your website: now what?

You broke your website: now what?

Don’t tell me: you were feeling spunky and went ahead trying to edit a live PHP file, or were in a rush and did your WordPress updates on your live site… and when you go to view your hard work, your heart sinks: your website has been replaced by a cryptic error message or the…

6 Triggers That Prompt People to Buy (and How to Use Them)

6 Triggers That Prompt People to Buy (and How to Use Them)

Some sales pages are awful and others convert like gangbusters — what’s the difference and how you can YOU get on the gangbusters train, superhero? There are specific triggers that prompt people to buy that you can use in your sales pages, emails, and other marketing efforts that, once mastered, can make allllll the difference…

How to prepare your website for the holidays

How to prepare your website for the holidays

Can you smell the Christmas trees already? Are you hearing Christmas carols? Are your neighbors chatting you up about Hanukkah yet? You know what that means: it’s time to prepare your website for the holidays. It’s already December, but there’s a lot you can do in a little amount of time to get your site…

Conversion Tips Thursday #11: Work with Me Pages that Convert

Conversion Tips Thursday #11: Work with Me Pages that Convert

Most people make the mistake of having a simple (ahem, boring and bland) page that includes 1-2 paragraphs of text (read: zero details) and on top of it, asks interested folks to reach out via email. Sound the alarm! We need to talk about how to make your Work with Me page convert, sister. In this edition…

The Definitive Guide to SEO for Coaches

The Definitive Guide to SEO for Coaches

Guest post by Alistair Gill, SEO Consultant Let me guess… You started your business because deep down you have a passion for helping people.  Am I right? Whether you’re a life coach, business strategist, mentor, consultant or whatever title you give yourself, your business exists because you get a buzz out of helping others meet their goals…

Conversion Tips Thursday #10: Contact Pages that Convert

Conversion Tips Thursday #10: Contact Pages that Convert

  In this installment of Conversion Tips Thursday, I’ll teach you all about Contact pages that convert so you can turn more of your website visitors into subscribers and buyers. Ever go on somebody’s website and wanna get in touch… but you can’t for the life of you find how? Yeah. #fail Let’s go over…

Positioning: your website and the missing piece to your success

Positioning: your website and the missing piece to your success

Guest post by Mallie Rydzik, CEO mindset and strategy coach for creative entrepreneurs Weirded out by the word “positioning”? There’s no need to be! It’s a pretty simple concept, and you’re already positioned—whether you want to be or not. Let’s break it down: At its most basic level, positioning is how people view you, your…

Conversion Tips Thursday #9: About Pages that Convert

Conversion Tips Thursday #9: About Pages that Convert

In this installment of Conversion Tips Thursday, I’ll teach you all about About Pages that convert so you can turn more of your website visitors into subscribers and buyers. Maybe you have an About page (hopefully), maybe you don’t (if so, we’ll fix that!). What I know is that most About pages out there are…

How to optimize your website to convert traffic from social media

How to optimize your website to convert traffic from social media

Adapted from my post originally published on Social Media Creative  It is LAUNCH SEASON, yo (are you drowning in launch emails from fellow world-changing entrepreneurs yet?). Welp, I’ve got some advice for you to make sure the traffic you’re drawing from social media is put to good use so you can make more sales: I’m…

What’s the best size for blog images?

What’s the best size for blog images?

  The best size for blog images? Is the smallest you can get it. If you typically upload huge photos to your website without giving it a second thought (compression and optimization be damned!) this post is for YOU, my dear entrepreneurial chipmunk. Did you know that a primary cause of slow loading times is…