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In today’s digital era, it is common for brands to have several online spaces. You could spend as much time building a great website as you would implementing a social media campaign on Twitter. One might argue that a social media page is a much more effective way of creating brand awareness although those who get a lot of traffic to their websites would think that having a site that stands out i…

A membership website is the gated section of your business site that is accessible only to individuals who have subscribed to this service. You basically add a “gate” or barrier to a part of your website using a plugin or a tool like the one that we recently launched here at Strikingly. Site membership allows our users to build a membership website and offer premium content to their subscribers. …

The internet has an amazing ability to turn any style item into a runaway hit. Everyday, we see new fashion and style related content coming up, ready to influence style-conscious individuals. With that said, a fashion website is now an important component of any fashion business. It can bring your creations at the forefront of the latest fashion trends and make your brand one of the most sought-…

When you’re competing for attention with hundreds upon thousands of websites within the same industry and offering the same products or services, you want to make sure your own site stands out in every way - including your choice of website address. Learn how to get a website domain with these helpful tips. 1. Comparing website domain costs How much does a website domain cost? The answer is depe…

Starting a home decor business can be both exciting and financially rewarding, especially if you’re passionate about interior design and curating one of a kind pieces for the home. With a home decor website, get to dip your toes in the water and try your hand at selling decor online. With the right kind of tools and a bit of digital marketing know-how, it’s possible to create a home decor brand r…

One of the goals of the best fitness websites is to inspire people to adopt healthier lifestyles. If your website doesn’t attract followers, there must be something in your design and content that has to be changed or improved. Whether you’re a personal trainer, a gym owner or a simple health-enthusiast seeking to share your passion with the rest of the world, here are some design tips to inspire…

Creating good website page titles is a crucial component of optimizing your website for the search engines. The title tag or site title is the first thing that a user sees when your website is listed on the search results. It influences his decision to click or pass up on your site and, when done right, can direct quality traffic to your website. What is a website title? When asked what is a site…

Having a blog sounds like such a good idea - building a website that will house all your fondest thoughts and dreams, curating articles you’ve written in the past and slowly creating a collection of your life’s most interesting stories. But when you actually start getting around to doing it, you start to wonder whether it’s even worth it in the first place. There are just too many pieces that you…

Whether you’re an independent artist, a hip hop music producer or simply a music enthusiast, there’s value in building your own hip hop websites. It’s one of the most effective ways of sharing your passion for good music with the world and attracting a following for your work. With Strikingly, creating a hip hop website is easy because there’s no need for you to learn web programming or design to…

As an internet company, Strikingly empowers individuals and brands by providing an easy to use platform for building beautiful and unique websites. We’ve taken the technical work off your hands so you can focus on creating content and designing your website. After spending a significant amount of time planning, designing and building your website, you’re now ready to launch - well, almost. There…

As a webpage developer, it’s important to keep a collection of all your best work available for access to potential clients. The websites you’ve created are testament to the quality of your services and the extent of your talents. And given that your work is mostly available on the web, it only stands to reason that you should have a portfolio located in the same digital space. Interestingly, on…

In the early days of online marketing, websites were online brochures for companies. They contained all the relevant information about a business, its services or products, logo for branding purposes and contact details - maybe an email address. Fast forward to the present, your site can now do so much more than being a simple placeholder for corporate information. It can be a marketing website -…

The main point of building digital communities is to provide an online venue for like-minded individuals to congregate and share their thoughts with a wider audience. There is an efficient exchange of information and ideas on a forum website that is difficult to replicate anywhere else on the web. For one, forums feature a more streamlined collection of topics usually surrounding a central umbrel…

If you don’t have the technical capability or website design background, creating a cute website may seem challenging. Aesthetic is an indicator of website credibility and trustworthiness so you cannot just have a one and done online space for your brand. What makes an appealing and functional website? Site design matters When users were asked to discuss their first impressions of websites and f…

Business consultants like you rely on connections to obtain new clients. It’s important to build new networks continuously and build relationships with the right kind of prospects. Consulting websites help with lead generation activities by targeting market groups that are actively looking for the services that you provide. When built correctly, great consulting website design can help attract a …

The Audience page now has tabs for easy access! View different parts of your audience easily. As always, you can filter for specific sites, or use a custom filter. By the way, our Membership feature is still in beta! Please email support@strikingly.com if you'd like to try it out.