Humble Home website design

Humble Home is a  Lanark Highlands-based landscaping and timber frame design business. They build and design landscapes and small homes using natural and sustainable materials that create a symbiotic relationship between people and places.

We created the logo design and branding for Humble Home to represent their services and earthy and sustainable vision. The website showcases their beautiful landscape designs, while being easy to navigate, mobile friendly and dynamic.

We worked with Paradime Design an IT Solutions to ensure the design work was translated perfectly into a dynamic, responsive website.

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Humble Home website design

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Resolution 2015: Reviewing your website content

Website content reviewThe start of a new year is a time to revel in fresh ideas and take stock of what’s working with your website – and what can be left in 2014.

Taking stock of your website may not seem like a big deal, but relevancy and fresh content can give you a competitive edge heading into the new year. It all works together to build trust and add value to the user experience. It’s important to review your website content as a way to start the new year!

Sweep your website cobwebs away
Pack away some of your out-of-date content with your holiday decorations. Sprucing up your site can easily be started by taking the simple step to ensure content is current, including your contact information.

Reviewing content will allow you to evaluate the website structure and if it still meets your website goals and strategy. Focus changes over time; something you posted last January may not be relevant to the work you’re undertaking now. Get the broom out and sweep it away! Assessing the content with a strategy in mind can do wonders for organization.

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Cynthia DeRoche Registered Massage Therapist Logo Design

Cynthia DeRoche Registered Massage Therapist Logo Design

Cynthia DeRoche is a Massage Therapist in Perth, Ontario. Cynthia hired Crummy Media Solutions to create her new website. It was at this time she realized that she should have a logo design and some branding development. She wanted something with the echinacea flower, for its health benefits. The simple curve under her name represents the curve of the spine and flow of energy.

You can see more about her website design here.

cynthia deroche logo design

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Social Media Workshops

Social Media Workshops

socialmedia_trainingCrummy Media Solutions is presenting a series of Social Media Workshops within the Lanark County area. Sign up now to discover how to find potential customers through different social media tools!

If you don’t see a workshop listed that you would be interested in, please contact us to find out about other potential small group sessions.

Carleton Place and District Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast

Date: Wednesday January 21, 2015, 7:30am – 9:30am

Venue: TBA

Cost: Chamber Member – $20; Future Member – $30


Speaker: Sherry Crummy – Crummy Media Solutions

Register on the Chamber website


LinkedIn for Business – Small Group Training

LinkedIn is an amazing B2B marketing tool if you use it correctly. It is not just a place to store your online CV or search for jobs. It is a business imperative to have a great presence on LinkedIn.

In this hands on small group session Sherry Crummy will show you how LinkedIn can benefit you, your company and brand. This session is limited to a maximum of 8 people for personalized attention for your business needs.

We’ll start from the beginning and discuss: 

  • What LinkedIn is and why you should be using it;
  • How to create a great personal profile;
  • How you can use it to build the relationships that are key to your success; and
  • Tips and techniques for LinkedIn best practices

After leaving this session, you will:

  • Have created a LinkedIn account, if you don’t have one
  • Create/update a profile that creates the right professional impression
  • Optimize your profile so you are found by people looking for your skills
  • Understand LinkedIn etiquette so you are confident when using LinkedIn
  • Connect with others via LinkedIn
  • Learn how to use groups and engage with other members

 What you need to bring with you:

  • a laptop
  • a headshot photo on your computer to upload onto your profile (preferably in .jpg file format)
  • your resume and two paragraphs about your experience and skills on your computer
  • if you have a profile, you will need to know your password

Speaker:              Sherry Crummy, Crummy Media Solutions

When:                    Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 6 pm – 8:30 pm.

Cost:                       $40 + HST for chamber members and $60 for non-members + HST for non-members.

Register with the Carleton Place Chamber of Commerce.

*Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance, otherwise the full invoice amount will be required.

Twitter 101: Making Sense of Twitter

Words like re-tweet, hashtag, and DM may sound like a foreign language, but don’t let a lack of understanding keep you from utilizing this powerful medium. In fact, once you learn Twitter’s basic terminology, you may find it not only easy to use, but also instrumental in meeting your business goals. Attendees will learn:

  •  Common Twitter terms and their usage
  • Strategies for attracting followers
  • How to create powerful messages in just 140-characters
  • Applications that make Twitter easier to manage
  • How you can use Twitter to grow your business

Each participant of this course should have their own laptop that is able to connect with WiFi. To gain the most from this class, students should already have a profile on Twitter. 

Speaker:              Sherry Crummy, Crummy Media Solutions

When:                   April 7, 2015; 9:30 am -11:30 am

Cost:                     $10.00 (light refreshments included)

Contact  The Small Business Advisory Centre to register

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