Austintatious Design’s AMPed Blog

This is the new location to find all of my latest blogs that have been modified and validated for Google Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) project.

Within you will find links to all of my blogs but if you are viewing them on your phone, these blogs will load instantaneously (or almost anyway)!

Enjoy and as always, please like, comment and share!!!


The #PavementPitch… your attire : a 24/7 business dinner party = your website : your future customers

So, instead of a/b testing my current pitch to my family and friends who, let’s face it, don’t really want to know because either a) giving input that could mean the difference between winning or losing thousands of dollars stresses them out or b) they simply don’t care enough to have an opinion that would…

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Why I don’t rely JUST on digital marketing… and neither should you!

I Learned it from YOU Dad! Ok, so not from my dad… Rather from the biggest and most important influence on my life these past 12 years… my wife: feet hitting the pavement. If you want to get a job, you have to walk the beat. The backstory goes something like this: My then fiancee…

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Working Out the Kinks

In my line of business, I like to tell myself that all I need is good WiFi and strong coffee. In theory, I don’t need an office, I don’t even need a desk. I just need somewhere with enough space for my lap to support my little mac book pro and I’m laughing. So, the search…

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1 Thing New Entrepreneurs Should NEVER Say To Their Partners (husbands/wives/etc)!

Allow me to set the stage. My name is Daniel, and I’m a workaholic. Ever since I started my own business, I’ve been burning the candle at all 4 ends… seriously I like some crazy candles. Anyway, having just recently started this road of the entrepreneur, I still have not learned how to strike that…

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40% Tax on Profits!? Shut the Front Door!

That’s what the man said over the phone anyway! That just doesn’t make good #businesscents to me!!! Essentially, If I do business as a Sole Proprietor (essentially as a #selfemployedidiot), it sounds like this: I’ll have to pay 25% taxes to the federal government for things like Social Security and Medicare I’ll also have to pay…

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Don’t Talk $$$ Money… not at first anyway!

So, I just got a message from a brand new connection on LinkedIn which basically read, “I’m rebranding. Going to need a new website and everything that goes with it. Nice to know you are local. Call me on…”

I called straight away because I’m laid up on the couch with a sprained ankle I earned last night while playing volleyball.

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#GettinLAustinFound

On March 23rd 2016, I officially resigned from my full-time teaching position that I had held for nearly 8 years and began the newest and most exciting journey yet… I began operating my own business L’Austin Translation, this bad boy that you’re reading right now, full-time.

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