4 of Our Favorite {Free} Tools to Manage a Small Business More Efficiently

By Raney Day Design / May 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

What’s {almost} better than being a small business owner?  Having an entire week dedicated to it!  In case you didn’t know, this week is National Small Business Week – A time devoted to celebrating your hard work, can-do spirit, and a never-say-die attitude! But despite all that’s great about managing your business, there’s a lot…

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12 WordPress Maintenance and Security Tips for 2017

By Raney Day Design / December 28, 2016 / 0 Comments

Updated: 7/17/18 Because of its user-friendliness and functionality, WordPress is now the most popular website platform in the world. Believe it or not, 500 new WordPress sites are created everyday.  However, due to it’s popularity, it’s especially vulnerable to attacks by hackers.  In fact, the FBI has actually issued warnings to site owners to make sure their sites…

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{UPDATED} 20 Places to Find Stunning Free Stock Photos

By Raney Day Design / June 14, 2016 / 0 Comments

Are you tired of spending your hard earned money on stock images so cheesy you start craving nachos just thinking of them?  You know the ones – those pictures with the plastic-looking people wearing business suits and fake, toothy smiles? Then you’re definitely in for a treat!  We’ve curated a list of 17 of our favorite sites to score totally free stock photos for…

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Facebook Tip :: Adding A Call-To-Action Button

By Raney Day Design / June 24, 2015 / 0 Comments

Facebook has been working on adding new tools for business page owners and here is one that can help drive traffic to your site! How To Add A Call-To-Action Button to your Facebook Page:  1. Log into Facebook and navigate to your Facebook Page 2. Click on “Create Call to Action Button” 3. Choose the…

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Client Meeting and Blog Mobility

By Raney Day Design / August 14, 2014 / 0 Comments

Last Month was a real treat!  I spent most of the day with a client, Kristen of Contempo Artistries.  Contempo is a fabulous salon located in Greensburg, PA. “As a fashion forward and evolving salon since 2007, it is [their] goal to bring you the cutting edge style of a high end New York salon with the…

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Creating Lists in Twitter

By Raney Day Design / March 11, 2014 / 0 Comments

Now that you are using Twitter, ever feel overwhelmed with keeping up on your news feed?  Struggle to stay active with certain Twitter friends?  Try sorting who you follow into lists!  Here’s how… Log into your Twitter account Click on ‘Me’ Click ‘Lists’ on the left Here you can manage/ create new/ or delete lists!…

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Making the Switch

By Raney Day Design / February 26, 2014 / 0 Comments

Since we opened our doors we have been faithfully using Freshbooks to keep us on top of our invoicing and working with clients.  The time has come for us to take a huge switch.  I feel as though we are ‘becoming’ a grown up since majority of other established organizations use QuickBooks.  Or maybe the…

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A Single Business Owner Using Social Media

By Raney Day Design / November 13, 2013 / 0 Comments

It used to be very hard for a single business owner to promote his business in anywhere but the papers.  Now, with social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Youtube), it’s easy for anybody to advertise your business.  Make a Facebook page to explain your product and services; have a Twitter account to get acquainted with…

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To Do List That Works

By Raney Day Design / October 21, 2013 / 0 Comments

As our client list grows, so does our projects/ to do list!  I’ve been asked many times, “How do you manage?”.  It is time to unveil our trade secret.  As much as I think we are fabulous and can handle whatever the work load is… the truth is… we {just like every other small business}…

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Repost: Google Quickoffice App Now Free for Everyone

By Raney Day Design / October 7, 2013 / 0 Comments

By Aldrin Calimlim for AppAdvice Last week, Apple announced that it would be making its iWork for iOS suite available free of charge for new iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Now, Google has made its Quickoffice document editing app available for free as well. In a blog post titled “Freeing Quickoffice for everyone,” Google…

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