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Sell an Experience, Not a Product or Service
Why do customers often choose to work with small, independent businesses rather than the larger, cheaper options?
High School Internship with a Design Company
Deciding your future profession as a high schooler is intimidating. Learn how Pier5 helped me learn more about myself and gain experience.
Online Presence for the Small Business
2020 was a real turning point for small businesses, as local brick-and-mortar shops really took a dramatic hit from the pandemic. The need for an online presence that will support your business is needed now more than ever!
Tips for Young Creatives
Are you a young creative who’s looking to get started? Our Junior Designer and Social Media Strategist, shares his own journey and gives a few tips.
COVID-19 Stimulus Package Information
Small Businesses are one of the hardest hit by the COVID-19 Pandemic. What options do you have? We did the research and here are the resources that we found.
Small Business IT Suites
Our team has tried many solutions for organizing and collaborating on projects. G Suite or Microsoft Office 365, find out which system we recommend!
Communicating for Design
The primary job of a web designer is to supply you with the theme, background, or atmosphere you want for your website. But without being able to share your dream, we have nowhere to start.
Why do websites cost so much?
Why is it so expensive to design, develop, host, and maintain a small business website? When should you use SquareSpace or Wix instead of a design agency?
Photography for Websites
Taking photos for a website need a slightly different approach than a typical photoshoot. Learn how to take better photos for a client’s website.
Feedback: The Fast-track to the Website You Want
When working with a web designer, giving feedback is crucial to receiving a …