Blog - Showit website designer

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Google analytics basics for photographers

Google Analytics is a web analytics tool to give you in-depth information about the visitors on your website. Once you add the tracking ID & tracking code to your Showit website, it will start gathering data on visitor behaviour on your site. What does this mean? Google Analytics is a beast of a website analytics […]

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Your website has 3 seconds to load

Why is it important to speed up your Showit website? Yes, you read that correctly, that’s why it’s important to speed up your Showit website. On desktop you have 3 seconds, on mobile that number drops to 1.5 seconds. Any longer than that and half of your audience is clicking the back button and going […]

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pricing on your website

.There are lots of creative ways to add pricing to your website. This blog post will go over a few of these options. It will review the pros and cons, plus the design. This post will not tell you if you should have pricing on your website or not, that is more of a personal […]

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10 things to do before you launch your DIY Showit website

You’ve taken on the huge task of creating your own website and you’re able to launch. It feels amazing to have the job done. But you may be hesitant to scream your URL from the rooftop because you’re not 100% sure it’s finished. This is exactly where I can help you! Here are 10 things […]

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how to blog a wedding for seo sign

I started shooting weddings over a decade ago when blogging weddings was the go-to way to show off your current work to clients. Instagram started around the same time but the platform wasn’t nearly what it is today. Blogging was the way to stay engaged with your potential clients. You would post at least once […]

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how to use loom sign

I love using Loom because it allows me to create videos for my clients. With Loom I am able to share my screen and walk clients through what is on my screen. When I am doing website reviews for clients this is the best tool I have seen. Doing a website review with Loom allows […]

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how to add flodesk to your wordpress blog

As you can tell by my most recent posts I added an inline with image Flodesk form to the bottom of my posts. I used the Flodesk template because it is modern and simple. I will allow my readers to get a freebie right in the blog post with no extra clicks. What I did. […]

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what is seo and a beach

Today we are going to answer some of the most basic SEO questions. What is SEO? Why do you need to worry about it? How do you implement it on your website? These are all very common questions that I get when working with clients for the first time. What is SEO? SEO stands for […]

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SEO for photographers

When it comes to websites a lot of the time SEO for photographers gets put on the back burner until the website is done. I want it to be on the forefront as you’re designing your new website. I’m going to paint you a picture of how most photographers feel about their new website. You […]

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do i need a website

As a new small business, you could be asking yourself “Do I need a website or is my Instagram account enough?”. The short answer is if you’re a business owner, yes you should have a website. A website adds a level of professionalism and legitimizes your business. You can get a customized domain with your […]

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