Recommended Experts

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Search Engine OptimizationCasey Markee

Casey Markee

Media Wyse

One of the premier SEO consultants in North America, Casey has worked with dozens of the top bloggers in the world and is the on-staff SEO expert for both and Food Blogger Pro. He offers an industry-leading site audit package that is geared toward increasing Google specific traffic, rankings, and bottom-line ad revenue for bloggers.

Web Design & Development, Branding

Bill Erickson


CultivateWP designs and develops custom WordPress websites that address the unique challenges of high-traffic web publishers. Their integrated design and development process treats performance, accessibility, SEO, user experience, content discoverability, and an easy editing experience as essential design features. (They also designed the NerdPress website!)

Web Design & DevelopmentLaurel Scherer

Laurel Scherer

Status Forward

Custom design and development to help brands connect with people in a digital world.

Digital Swiss Army KnifeMike Zielonka wearing a flannel shirt and headphones

Mike Zielonka

Mike Zielonka

Mike has consulted and provided services for creators and their businesses for over a decade. His expertise is spread across multiple disciplines: Speed, Marketing, Development, Troubleshooting, and Operations.

WooCommerce DevelopmentSean Conklin Profile Picture

Sean Conklin

Coded Commerce

Sean has been a full-stack PHP web developer since the early 2000s. In recent years his specialties have been with WordPress sites and WooCommerce-powered shops. Sean helps his clients learn, customize, problem-solve, and optimize their WooCommerce stores.

Web Design & DevelopmentLauren Gray

Lauren Gray

Once Coupled

Once Coupled works with bloggers full-time, usually on complete site overhauls focusing on user experience and site automation. They strive not for speed of turnaround, but to make the start-to-finish experience of working with a web developer one of communication, quality, security, and respect on both ends.

Custom Branding & Web DesignMelissa Rose

Melissa Rose

Melissa Rose Design

Aside from her unique & detail-driven approach to branding and blog design, Melissa strategically designs each Food and D.I.Y. blog using current SEO layout practices to ensure your new design keeps Google happy. Melissa partners with developer Lauren Gray at Once Coupled, who ensures each of her designs is pixel-perfect and robustly built with mobile-first and site speed in mind.

Website Design & DevelopmentLindsay Landis & Taylor Hackbarth

Lindsay Landis & Taylor Hackbarth

Purr Design

Purr Design specializes in web and graphic design for bloggers and creative individuals. As food bloggers themselves, they understand the specific needs and requirements unique to food blogs (although they love working with bloggers of any kind!). All of their sites are custom-built from the ground up, perfectly suited to each client’s unique needs.

Website Design & DevelopmentMadison Wetherill

Madison Wetherill

Grace + Vine Studios

Grace + Vine Studios partners with food bloggers to turn random pageviews into raving fans through heartfelt branding and strategic web design. Grace + Vine is known for their organized process, attention to detail, and collaborative style of working together to create a one-of-a-kind experience on your website, while prioritizing site speed and SEO best practices.

Content and Social Media MarketingAshley Segura Headshot

Ashley Segura


Ashley is an international keynote speaker who has helped brands make the most of their content since 2008. With a strong focus in the publishing community, Ashley’s agencies specialize in content audits, topic ideation, content creation, social media advertising, social strategy, and many other ROI-focused content and social media services.

Accessibility and DesignBet Hannon's Profile Photo

Bet Hannon

Bet Hannon Marketing

Bet and the team at BHMarketing help with general WordPress development, with experience in e-commerce, membership sites, and complex forms (Gravity Forms), but have special skills in site accessibility for people with disabilities. They offer affordable “sampling” style accessibility audits.

Accessability and UsabilityKim Krause Berg

Kim Krause Berg

Creative Vision Web Consulting

Internationally known for her work in the holistic application of SEO, Usability, and Accessibility, Kim is certified in website accessibility ADA testing. She has provided accessibility, usability, and conversions site audits and customized website support, including information architecture, business requirements gathering, and training.

Legal ServicesJamie Lieberman - Profile Photo

Jamie Lieberman

Hashtag Legal

Hashtag Legal offers accessible legal services for online businesses and entrepreneurs. They offer trademark and copyright registration and enforcement, contract drafting and review, website terms and conditions, privacy policy drafting, and entity formation services.

Email MarketingMatt Molen headshot

Matt Molen

Email Crush

Matt Molen helps you win at email! He teaches proven techniques that help content creators, influencers, bloggers, and small businesses make money through email marketing.

Online AdvertisingLauri Taylor

Lauri Taylor

Reaction Concepts

Lauri specializes in driving traffic to your website with online advertising through Google, Yahoo, Bing, and Facebook. With over ten years of experience in Paid Search and a prized Google Partner Certification, Lauri understands the ins and outs of search engine marketing and can help you grow your business.

Mac & Apple ExpertJustin Bradshaw

Justin Bradshaw

Mac Cog

Justin is a digital life coach who can help with your Mac or other Apple gadgets, connecting you with the right tools to run your business better and more efficiently.