blog Archives - Megan Martin Creative | Website Designer and Conversion Strategist

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Helping Creatives Since 2014

From the stage to right here, I share my best advice (and what I'm learning!) on magnetic branding, effective marketing, website design and copy tips, and the science of conversion.

"Megan Martin is my go to girl for anything web design. She is so knowledgeable about how to set up your website to convert to paying clients.

Her blog and emails are so full of information for the creative business owner that if you're not reading those stop what you're doing and subscribe to her email list."

Heather Johnson, Photo Editor

"Reading your blogs are like talking to my best friend... You completely understand and can relate as a business owner really well.

I enjoy it not only because it's relatable but also as it is practical and loaded with helpful tips!"

Keva Stephens, Linen Rental Company

The Actionable Advice you Need

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make your website convert

DIY website design and copywriting tips to help you increase conversions now.

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tips & tools for small business

Marketing, Branding, and Business advice backed by 8 years and lots of late nights!

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showit website
design tips

Take your Showit website to the next level with DIY design tutorials and easy tips.

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Alt Summit, Joanna Gaines, Creative Conference, speaking, palm springs, website design, creative entrepreneur, blogger tips

Ahh, back again. I hit the work ground running this week after a relaxing and refreshing 2 weeks of minimal work (and an entire week off Insta!). We enjoyed spring break with our babies and last week I jet-setted off to Palm Springs, California to speak at Alt Summit.   I had been eyeing Alt Summit […]

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I am so thrilled today to have one of my dear creative industry pals on the blog! Over the past couple years, I’ve gotten to know Attorney for Creatives, Christina Scalera, and have turned to her contract templates numerous times for my own business to feel confident that all my legal ducks are in a […]

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how to turn your blog posts into video

If you’ve had a pulse in the last 4 months, you’ve probably heard a little buzz around the marketing tip world: video, Video, VIDEO! Everyone on the planet is trying to convince you to. get. on. video. But what if you are Grade A terrified? Girl, I get it. Almost everytime I go live on […]

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how to update old blog posts in wordpress on Megan Martin Creative

A few weeks ago I took you behind the screen to show you exactly how to format a blog post in WordPress for maximum results. Today, I want to walk you through how to update old blog posts to revive the work you’ve already done, especially if you didn’t have a clue about SEO, Pinterest […]

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how to take better images for your blog and business with an entry-level DSLR on Megan Martin Creative, Bloom Theory Camera Bag

I’ve been studying and implementing branding strategies for quite a long time now. Over the years I’ve learned something: No matter how perfectly polished your graphic design elements are for your brand (logo, patterns, fonts, marks, etc.), if you leave out imagery, you are missing the mark. You can have the prettiest graphically designed brand […]

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my blogging toolkit on Megan Martin Creative, best tools for blogging

Last week I walked you through step by step how I format each and every blog post in WordPress. Whew, that was fun! Today, I want to build on that effort and show you how I really bring my blog posts to life from start to finish with my go-to toolkit for making the blogging […]

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how to format a blog post in wordpress on Megan Martin Creative, blogger, blogging, how to optimize your post for seo

Many of the creative friends I chat with online all say the same thing: “I know I need to be blogging more, but trying to use WordPress makes me want to pull my hair out!” Girrrrrl I know it can be frustrating to deal with programs you don’t fully understand, but let’s just kick that […]

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7 quick ways to boost your pinterest strategy on Megan Martin Creative, google analytics for business, pinterest growth, social media marketing

I have BIG news. Brace yourself. It is shocking. Instagram is not my number one. In fact, Instagram pales in comparison to the one social media platform that continues to drive sales to my business: Pinterest. I’m behind the scenes experimenting with new tools and efforts to really ramp up my Pinterest strategy, but I […]

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