Website Relaunch + a Freelance Primer

John Maxwell Quote

Today I relaunched my portfolio site, just as I’ve done countless times before. I’m sure it’s the common plight of the web designer to constantly want to innovate and update their personal site. Lol I updated mainly because mobile responsive design is now an essential feature of any effective web site. I couldn’t with good […]

Out With the Old, In With the New

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I’ve started my personal blog over at and I’m excited to finally be able to share it with you! To keep up with the latest happenings here at the studio, be sure to visit the Muse Design Blog. And don’t forget to subscribe to my new blog and join my newsletter while you’re there too […]

Freebie ~ Red, White & Blue Celebration Background Pattern Set

Pattern Swatches

Feel free to use these background patterns for personal or commercial use in your Red, White, & Blue, Independence Day, or July 4th-themed projects. In return, I kindly ask that you ‘Like’ my Facebook page so that you’ll be the first to know about my next batch of awesome freebies. Thanks! Download here as a […]

Best Community-Building Advice EVER

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In the search for developing a solid community-building strategy for my new blog, the best advice I’ve ever gotten is to engage with your readers & tell your story. Try to interweave a personal dimension to whatever it is you are sharing with your readers. This gives them a glimpse of the real you and […]

Tips for Using the New Facebook Timeline for Pages

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During the Facebook webinar hosted by WildFire Interactive this past Friday, I learned several practical marketing tips that I simply had to pass along. Mark your calendars… Facebook Timeline for Pages will automatically go live for all brand pages on March 30th of this year. Facebook Page Timeline Features The new Facebook page timeline comes with […]