Entries by Ebony Looney

Three Simple Ways to Stop Feeling Overwhelmed at Work

We all get overwhelmed at times. Feeling overwhelmed means “completely overcome or overpowered by thought or feeling.” Overwhelm can throw us off balance. But there is a way to get back on track and regain your power. Why We Get Overwhelmed at Work We take on more than we can handle by ourselves. Did we…

How to Create a YouTube Video Thumbnail Using Canva

Canva makes it incredible easy to create a video thumbnail for your video. The YouTube video thumbnail is usually the first image someone will see BEFORE they hit the play button. Typically, YouTube will take a screenshot from your video. However, you have the option to upload a custom video thumbnail image as well. This…

How to Dress for Your Zoom Meeting in Under 5 Minutes

Zoom video conferencing meetings are becoming increasingly popular for business and personal use. I personally like using it to schedule all my appointments with my clients or host a game night with friends. Having the ability to meet someone thru video conference is convenient because you can ‘meet’ anywhere there is good WiFi, and you…

Four Simple Ways to a Headwrap

Headwrap styles look great on any occasion – work, play, relaxing or a special event (like a wedding). While growing up in Brooklyn, I remember admiring how the Nigerian women in my neighborhood rocked their beautiful silk head wraps. They looked so regal and sophisticated! Although I wear head wraps on occasion, I usually like…

Five Ways to Make Over Your Website and Get More Traffic

I believe every website periodically deserves a good makeover. As your business objectives, services, and products evolve, it’s important that your website reflects these changes. Truth be told, I’ve made over my blog and website dozens of times since I started blogging in 2007. I started out with a maroon theme on Blogspot with a…

Creating a Month of Instagram Posts Using Canva

We all want to save time when it comes to creating and scheduling posts for our Facebook page and Instagram accounts. In this post and video, I’ll show you how I use Canva.com to create a month of posts, and why I like using Canva for my design projects. ** Disclaimer: This post will contain…

How to Make Sense of Facebook Insights Quickly

Facebook Insights provide information about your Page’s performance, like demographic data about your audience and how people are responding to your posts. In this post, I’ll explain the how you can make sense of your Facebook Insights and use that information to create better posts for your page. You can use Insights to: Understand how…