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Advice from My Graphic Designer on Turning Your Website Design and Brand Up a Degree

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So, people stop me in the street (not literally) and are all like, “Davidddddddd, who the heck designed your website?!?!”.

Why do these questions come in? I mean, who cares, right?

The answer? Because it matters and all of us care.

Branding and design MATTER big time when it comes to dominating online. Yeah, for sure, there are some ugly sites out there and products that make a little bit of money, but at what cost?

The bottom line is having an amazing (and functional, let’s not forget that) design and brand does so many things that this post would be 2929495.6 pages long if I listed them all, so let me list just a few:

  • Increased credibility and emotional appeal
  • Sticking out from the pack (especially in a crowded market)
  • Immediately shows people you give a crap

Today, I’ve got a special treat for ya. I nabbed my personal graphic designer (the lady behind The Rise To The Top, Create Awesome Interviews, and The Talk To The Top) for a discussion to help you out.

We cover a wide variety of topics, including:

  • Advice on working with a graphic designer
  • Examples of amazingly designed sites and why they are so amazing
  • Design trends in the mediapreneur space
  • …and much more.

Enjoy and make sure to hop into the design discussion in the comments. What are some of your favorite website designs (especially mediapreneurs/Internet marketers)?


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