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Probably, all artists' dream is to be able to host their exhibit. Imagine a famous art gallery curating your masterpieces. Hundreds of people coming from all over the world walking from one art piece to another. With each of your art pieces drawing different emotions in each art enthusiast’s heart. A humbling event showcasing your enthusiasm for art, creativity, vision, passion, and emotions. But…

A website background is a key ingredient in modern web design. It is used to frame content and provide visual separation for the site’s sections. A website background has been known to set the tone for the website and influence the user’s first impression. This is why the choice of color or visuals for this part of the site should not be taken lightly. Your selection can make or break your abilit…

There are ways to draw visitors to your personal website. One way to attract people is through your reputation. The internet has taken over the world and what is already there will stay on the web forever. Therefore, you have to fill your online space with good things about you and your work - never underestimate the power of the word of mouth. Another way to get more attention to your website is…

Now that we’re at the business end of 2021, let’s start discussing what the next year holds in terms of new web design ideas. There’s so much to look forward to for the next year as far as websites are concerned. Web designers are exploring so many different and creative ways to make sites more intuitive and interactive. As the digital environment is full to the brim with stimuli and information,…

banner image Are you currently at a time in your life where you’re right at the edge of growth but are still working through a few chinks before a formal expansion? Imagine a small but growing business that’s trying to keep up with the new influx of needed product, but may be overloaded and are struggling to keep up with the workflow. If this sounds familiar to your business or your personal bran…

Now and then, you see online quiz results in your Facebook news feed. They could range from “In 2022, you will own a Maserati” to “your favorite coffee reveals that you are a born Leader. You are always direct to the point...” And sometimes, answers to questions like “which Spice Girl member are you?” And “ what is your spirit animal?” You see these quiz sites are almost everywhere nowadays. A lo…

A gathering is never complete without good food and beverages. What you serve to your guests easily becomes the highlight of a hosted event and could either make or break the day. People will be associating the host’s party with the food that was served and it is crucial to get the catering specifications done correctly and satisfy your clients’ request for you to attract more leads. A food cater…

A few decades ago, sharing a portfolio would usually lead to a lot of printing, compiling and binding so you can hand over samples of your work to clients, friends, or other interested parties. But now that we live in the digital era, sharing a portfolio is as easy as sending a link or a QR Code to your website portfolio. A portfolio website is the best way to showcase your personal brand, your s…

You’ve created your website and designed it to fulfill a specific set of objectives. But of course, you want your customers to not just be satisfied with the service you offer through your website. You want to go the extra mile, go above and beyond to provide them the best customer experience. And you think maybe you can add different features and functionalities to your website. Perhaps, a calen…

Ever found yourself struggling to read from a website when you use your mobile phone? You also have to squint your eyes at times and pinch and zoom in to make the text or image clearer? Can be annoying and draining, isn’t it? Surely, you don’t want your audience to feel the same inconvenience when they view your website through their phones, right? Well, along with the different upgrades we get i…

A countdown timer can be a fun and interesting way to generate hype for an upcoming event or product launch. It’s essentially a virtual clock that you can set up to count down from a specific date to indicate the beginning or end - or both, of a specific offer. When done right, this can create a sense of urgency and drive conversions. These timers can be found anywhere such as in Email Marketing …

As an artist, you’re probably more likely to spend more time creating and imagining, coming up with new artworks. Putting up an art portfolio website may be the last thing on your mind but it’s important to get this sorted out to make sure that you maximize all opportunities to gain and increase audience for your work. Art portfolio websites connect your talents to your target clients, enabling y…

It is fascinating how makeup has always been a part of every culture. It might have evolved from sacred rites or from vanity forms, but either way, makeup has always played a huge part in our history. Not so long ago, most children learned about cosmetics by watching their mothers carefully applying their red lipsticks in front of their vanity mirrors - a very intimate memory. Moms are often peop…

Expanding or creating a website with e-commerce features has never been easier with the Strikingly’s Simple Store feature. After over a year of fine-tuning the beta - whether you’re an established business, or just starting out on adding a new store to your portfolio, we’ve kept all the best parts you liked, while adding new and practical features to help you create an online store that works for…

The food industry is one of the most competitive business environments in the world. With so many talented food entrepreneurs coming up with something new every year, it's never a smooth ride to the top of the ranks. However, modern-day food businesses know that success isn't just about the artistry behind the food; it's also about keeping up with the times. In this day and age, it’s vital to lea…