An inside look at Studio Apelila

There’s been a lot of growth for my business over the past few months and I’ve steadily built up my dream client list (!!!) and create some beautiful brands. It wasn’t always this good though, and there were days when I wanted to quit, start a full-time job at some office and never design anything ever again. In this post I wanted to share a few things that worked for me and hopefully you can take these lessons away and apply them into your own business.

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Rebecca Turnbull
Top Secrets for Taking Your Brand to the Next Level

On the blog today is some not-so-secret secrets that will seriously take your business’s brand to the next level. In today’s world, businesses who want to succeed need to push their brand a little further than their competitors and that could mean a lot of things but for now, we will limit it to a few.

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Rebecca Turnbull
The value of a complete brand identity

Investing in your brand to a new business owner can be tempting and daunting at the same time. Trusting a designer with your vision and business can be nerve-wrecking but ultimately is so rewarding when you find someone you can trust! The list of reasons why a beautifully designed and strategic brand is so important is never-ending in my opinion! But I’m going to nail it down to a few simple values.

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Rebecca Turnbull
Why You Need a Brand Manifesto

A brand manifesto is defined as a statement of one’s beliefs, values, motives and intentions. A business that is transparent with what they believe in are more likely to attract customers that feel the same way. A brand manifesto will help potential customers gauge if our business is right for them, or wrong. The other benefits of a brand manifesto is forming an emotional connection with people.

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Rebecca Turnbull
How to Define Your Brand Personality

Brand personality is so important when creating a business that will stand out and attract the right clients for you. Brands without a recognisable personality, or style may find it a lot harder to create a spot in an already over-saturated market where the key to winning clients is in branding.

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Rebecca Turnbull
3 Branding Tips for Small Business Owners

As a new business owner it can be daunting stuff. There’s so much pressure on you to have an amazing first day, first month and even first year. But the reality is that without a coherent and beautiful brand identity you might be left wondering how you are ever going to become successful. In this blog post I will be sharing with you three tips on how to create a stunning brand that will attract your dream clients …

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How to Attract Your Dream Client

When I first started my online business my business plan was a complete mess. No clients were coming in and I was left wondering why that was. Was my portfolio the best it could be? Was I not focusing on marketing enough? Was I marketing to the wrong people? Who even were the right people? Read my story on how I attracted some major clients to my online business.

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Rebecca Turnbull