As a certified partner with Constant Contact, I encourage small businesses to sign up for a managed email account with Pat Creedon Design, Inc. It takes this vital communication tool off your hands because we design it to match your branding and we upload your email list, fill in the content and add graphics, images or in some cases charts. Right now is a good time to get this up and running so don’t wait! We’re here to help.
Unless you are a Graphic Designer!
DIY is big. It even has a cable channel (that I watch all the time). But Do It Yourself design of logos, ads, brochures, and even websites when it’s the branding and promotion of your own business? Not a good idea.
Would I write my own song? No!
I just got a music composer as a client. She has been my client before when I designed her first CD cover and insert. I’ve never written a song, whereas Monica has written many. I wouldn’t know where to begin.
Well maybe I’d try to learn an instrument first or learn to read music! But even with some rudimentary knowledge like that I doubt a song will be penned by me anytime soon.
Have computer, will DIY your design?
If you’ve never designed a brochure, logo, website or ad where would you start? You have a computer and know how to use it, but is that enough to start designing your business materials? Maybe not. If I needed a song written I would not rely on myself to do it. I’d definitely find an experienced songwriter. If you need promotion or branding, your business will definitely benefit from hiring an experienced Graphic Designer. It’s worth it!