How to Keep Your Information Safe in 2018

Cyber security is no joke. Because the beginning of a new year is a time to focus on habits that will help you in both life and business, we wanted to share with you our top tips to keep your personal information safe from prying eyes on the internet (and off)! Don’t use the same…

Dream Big in 2018

As the year comes to a close, I wanted to share with you a video that has me thinking about how I’m planning 2018. Having a business coach has significantly changed the way I’ve built my business in the past 3 years. Honestly, I wouldn’t be where I am without the guidance, advice, and support…

Think Like a Website User

Planning for a new website can be exciting — you get to share the amazing content with the world, all with fonts and colors that makes your hearts sing! But what if I told you your website isn’t all about you? It’s also about your reader or potential client or customer and what their experiences…

How to Choose a Website Platform

The world of Content Management Systems (CMS) and website builders is overwhelming and confusing. There is no clear answer as to what platform you should build your site on and there are so many factors it’s hard to decide! While we are WordPress developers, we recognize that it is not always the best fit for a…

Things We Are Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving! Here at Alchemy + Aim, we all feel incredibly thankful to work with a talented team, lovely collaborators, and inspiring clients. In the spirit of gratitude and reflection, today our team shares some things we are thankful for this year.

What is an SSL Certificate and do you REALLY Need One?

SSL certificates have been important for business websites with e-commerce in the past, but change in Google’s ranking algorithm has made them more important for all websites. What does SSL stand for? SSL stands for “Secure Sockets Layer” and is a data encryption method that helps keep your information and the information of visitors to…

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Michelle Viljoen

(website design) is a graphic designer and brand consultant who specializes in creating and developing brands. Her core focuses are logo development, website design and brand direction.

Jane Reaction

(logo and original branding) is a graphic design and art director who works with with small businesses and creative entrepreneurs, creating cohesive and interesting brands and websites.

Carrie Coleman

(photography) is a wedding photographer, whose goal is to capture the visual expression of a couple's love through timeless, organic images. She is based in Charlottesville, Virginia.