If you’re looking to step up your website’s curb-appeal and user experience, you’ve come to the right place. I’ve compiled a list of all of my favorite web strategy and training, graphic design, and branding experts who are going to take your business to the next level.
Now, some of these businesses specialize in certain aspects of branding, like graphic design for example, so I’ve created this makeshift venn diagram so you have a better idea of where to go for whatever needs best suit your business.
Web Design, Website Strategy & Training
Do Well Websites by Alli McAuley
Alli helps business owners with their branding and website designs. The coolest part? She offers three different ways for you to work together!
- Programs and workshops you can do on your own time
- Personalized strategy and coaching calls with Alli
- A completely done-for-you custom brand and website
Founded by Jennifer Lyker, Inksplash Designs offers web design and website strategy services to give you an easy-to-use, professional website.
They create custom WordPress websites – but they also offer some resources you can learn from, including a free Website Roadmap, a Website Content Planning Workbook, and the Twenty Won book which is a book of 21 female entrepreneurs who share their stories of business resilience during the pandemic.
While Inksplash designs WordPress websites, Michelle Pontvert designs Squarespace websites for coaches, consultants and service providers. Michelle also offers some DIY website resources like her Easy Website Kit, website planners, a brand photography guide, a website strategy workshop, and more.
Natalie McGuire Designs
Natalie McGuire uses a customer-centric strategy to build you a website that’ll convert and look pretty. Make sure to take her quiz to find out how well your website is converting, and check out the free branding resources from her blog too
NDG Creative by Natalie
Not to be confused with Natalie McGuire, Natalie Degoey is “a branding and graphic design fairy godmother for online entrepreneurs”, as she calls herself. Natalie offers services for everyone, no matter where they are in their website/branding journey. These services include branding, web design, and graphic design packages.
Previously an author herself, Pauline now helps other authors and speakers create professional websites for their brands. Pauline has various resources on her site, (many of which are free!) including:
- Website Planning Power Pack
- Color Pyschology bundle
- Done For You Content Calendar
- Author Website Starter Kit
- Website Design Course
- Top 33 Business Tools for Your Website
- Squarespace Help & Articles
Evan Leah Quinn
Evan Leah Quinn is a digital strategist who’s helped 250 small business owners up-level their online platforms. Although she’s worked with larger brands, lately she’s been working exclusively with creative professionals, and woman-owned personality brands and small businesses. Evan offers branding, design, and website services.
Web & Graphic Design
Angelita Mardiros Design
Angelita is a website designer and WordPress web developer for creatives and business owners. She blends art and strategy to create high-converting websites. You can grab your free site performance checkup so you can optimize the four areas of your website to make it more user-friendly.
Create Launch Grow Design by Janet Hoover
Janet is the owner of Create Launch Grow Design, a boutique web design and development company and she helps businesses with website design, development, care & maintenance. You can check out her services and portfolio here.
Ruzow Graphics by Nancy Ruzow
“Ruzow Graphics is a small graphic design firm serving New York City, Connecticut, and across the U.S. — that takes your creative needs and melds them into well-defined and well-designed logos and branding, brochures and documents, and ads — striving to exceed your expectations at every turn.” Make sure to check out their blog, too!
Rita Suzanne teaches branding, business foundations, networking, and marketing to moms who feel overwhelmed with their business. Sound like you? Then Rita is your go-to! She also offers some freebie courses, tutorials & digital resources, so make sure to check those out too.
Sarah Moon & Co.
“Sarah Moon & Co is a Portland, Oregon-based small boutique SEO-first marketing & website strategy firm that helps audacious change-makers, thought-leaders, and transformational causes get found and make an impact.” You can work with them and/or check out their free resources.
Branding & Web Design
Bright Creative by Linsey Valeriote
Linsey works with small businesses and entrepreneurs with branding and web design. If you’re tried all the DIY things and you’re just over it, Linsey is your go-to!
Rachel Vane offers website services, visual branding, consulting, and WordPress maintenance for those who want to take the next step with their online business.