Tag: blog design tips

What Should Be On Your Sidebar?

What Should Be On Your Sidebar?

Hello lovelies!┬áHave you ever been working on your blog and ever wonder “should I put this on my sidebar?” I know I’ve asked myself that question a lot. Even Google doesn’t really give you the answers you need. So for today only, I’m becoming your magical sidebar fairy who is here to help with all your questions! What should be on your sidebar? There’s a few “must haves” that I think everyone should have on their sidebars. One thing that I think is really important (though not everyone chooses to have one) is the about me section. It’s an easy […]

Posted March 19, 2017 / Leave a comment

Bloggiesta Challenge: Tips & Tricks for Personalizing Your Blog Theme

Hey guys! I’m really exciting to be taking part in another Bloggiesta! It’s always a great time to update your blog and I love to share my tips and tricks I’ve been learning along my blogging journey. I get a lot of people asking me how I got my blog to look the way it does. I put some money into it plus I’m a designer and web developer so it’s a little easier for me. You don’t have to have a ton of knowledge to update your theme a little so I’m going to be sharing some easy ways […]

Posted September 14, 2016 / Leave a comment

Blog Design: It Matters! – 10 Important Blog Design Tips

Hey guys! I ran a poll on Twitter a little while ago about what kind of blog design posts you’d like to read about. The winner of that poll was Blog Design by a pretty big chunk. This is my attempt at teaching everyone a little bit of blog design. Nothing too intense but still very important tips. If you’re already interested then keep on reading to find out what my top ten tips to a great blog design are.   1. Think about the message you’re trying to convey Do you have a book blog like me? Great! Then […]

Posted July 16, 2016 / Leave a comment

Blog Design: It Matters! – Alice’s Book Vault Redesign

Hey guys! Some of you may know this, but during the day I’m a programmer and graphic designer. I don’t get to do nearly enough design at work though so I like to keep my skills sharp by practicing at home. I used my friend Alice @ Alice’s Book Vault as a guinea pig recently and redesigned her logo and blog header. Go check out her blog to see the full effect but here’s a little peak at what I did for her. What do you guys think?! Do you like it? Don’t forget to check out her blog though […]

Posted July 9, 2016 / Leave a comment

Bloggiesta: Stock Photo Organization Challenge!

Organization is a topic that’s very close to my heart. Disorganized things make me sad and I can’t deal with it! I’m also the kind of person that reorganizes things for fun so I easily know what works best for me. This post is all about how I organize my stock photos. This is by no means the best way to do it, I just find it’s the easiest and most detailed in my opinion. I want to start off by saying that I don’t use any fancy programs or DMA (digital management asset) software to organize my photos. I […]

Posted March 20, 2016 / Leave a comment