July 06, 2020

Lessons from Industry Leaders for the New Normal

As a company, Studio Designer recognizes our essential role⏤allowing a large community of designers and business professionals to continue to work remotely on projects without skipping a beat. With the ongoing concerns of the pandemic, we sought ...

November 08, 2019

Stylish Spaces: A Peek at Designer Offices

Interior designers like Tom Stringer, Nicole Hollis, Justin Seitz, Charlie Ferrer, and Drew McGukin design the finest residential spaces in major cities like Chicago, San Francisco, New York, and Dallas. Their collective work represents an ...

April 30, 2019

Understanding Google Rankings: A Guide For Interior Designers

Top search engine positions are the prime real estate of the digital world. Design studios with top organic (non-paid) Google search positions get the digital equivalent of the foot traffic that one secures from having a Park Avenue retail space.

March 20, 2019

Can Your Design Studio Get More Out Of Houzz?

As a Certified Houzz Consultant that has been offering Houzz optimization services since 2011, I’ve learned a lot about when Houzz can serve as anamazingly powerful marketing tool for design studios and when it is an outright waste of time.

January 31, 2019

Does Procrastination Limit Your Studio’s Growth?

You’ve invested several years of your life into getting a solid interior design education. You followed that up by working for others to refine your craft and build your name. And, now that you are the owner and lead designer of your own studio, ...

November 08, 2018

2 Ways to Quickly Get Interior Design Clients

The Studio Designer blog, Top 10 Business Practices, features great advice from design business consultant and Studio Designer CEO Keith Granet.

October 09, 2018

Here’s How To See If Google Likes Your Website

Google has created a tool to show us how it perceives sites so that we can improve them and give searchers a better experience. By taking action on what we learn from this tool, we can potentially increase our site’s search engine position and ...

August 30, 2018

How to Achieve a Paperless Office

For decades, certified design business consultants like Kim Goscha have been working closely with Studio Designer users. Their considerable insights and experience with the platform are shared in our ongoing series of Tips and Tricks. In her own ...

August 22, 2018

Content-Driven Marketing for Designers

You’ve nailed your interior design process to ensure flawless execution. Yet, you likely haven’t given the same consideration to your marketing process. You might be doing things in the wrong order and possibly also missing some important steps. ...

August 09, 2018

Top Ten Warning Signs of Toxic Clients

Studio Designer CEO Keith Granet wrote The Business of Creativity as a guide for interior designers to build the best platform for their design talents. As a devoted design evangelist, Keith is a seasoned expert in the best practices for a ...