The Penslayer Blog Design Makeover Reveal!

This is it! HERE IT IS! Words cannot express how thrilled I am to unveil the new look of The Penslayer - at last!  To all of you who have borne with me during the past few months with my bleak, harsh, black + white template, you deserve a medal!

I can't say enough good about my experience with Hannah Rose Creative.  Her branding + design process is nothing if not thorough, Hannah herself is positive, communicative, passionate about design & about making your design say you.  For instance, I like to dress in black, but I prefer to be surrounded by white.  So you can imagine how my monochrome + minimalist heart just soars whenever I look at this sleek, shiny, "simple" design.



WHAT'S NEW

  • My social media icons at the bottom of the page are shiny gold & just waiting for you to check them out. ;D

  • New to The Penslayer & want to know who the author is?  My author bio page is no less sleek & easy to access above my (totally beautiful + shiny) header!

  • I'm a real blog!  I've purchased my own domain name: I'm no longer "thepenslayer.blogspot.com," but now just "thepenslayer.com."

little tommy tadpole began to weep + wail
for little tommy tadpole has lost his little tail
his mother didn't know him as he wept upon a log
for he wasn't tommy tadpole, but mr. thomas frog

  • Visual happiness!  No matter the content of a blog, good or bad, your opinion is shaped by the visual appeal (or lack thereof).  So now you can read + enjoy The Penslayer as I've always wanted you to.

Welcome to a brand new chapter in The Penslayer blog's book!  Good things are coming.  I feel it in my bones.


8 ripostes:

  1. Congratulations on a job well done! I love the gold, the white, and The Penslayer logo up above. Excellent taste, Jenny, and excellent work, Hannah!

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  2. It is so lovely! Have fun with your shiny new blog look! :D

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  3. Oh, it looks beautiful! I particularly like the shadowy header and the shimmery gold title.

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  4. Congratulations! It's very nice, and it's much better than the black and white.

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  5. So pretty! I love the gold. I also love 'ripostes,' instead of comments.

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  6. Thank you all so so much! I am so happy with what Hannah Rose Creative was able to make for me (you probably couldn't tell! XD ) This design is so much better than my old "template," it shouldn't even be mentioned in the same universe as that thing. I hope now you can really ENJOY reading The Penslayer. I certainly enjoy blogging for you! <3

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