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EP 017: How to design your own ecommerce site when you're not a designer


If you're a bootstrapper, you're not going to spend thousands of dollars on professional web designers and marketers--you're going to be figuring all of that out on your own. In this episode, we'll be talking about some basic design principles and easy steps to setting up your own ecommerce store when you're not a designer.

To hear the episode, click play below or download in iTunes.

Links referenced during the show:

Design tools

Where to get themes for your website

Hiring tools

Helpful Resources

A typography tip mentioned during the show:

Use 2 fonts: one serif and one sans-serif. Using too many fonts will make your design start to look cluttered and messy. font-serif-sans-serif

Quote of the week:

If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late. ~ Reid Hoffman

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