We’ve included an extra template in the Design Food package to cater to food bloggers who share round-up posts. These aren’t recipe posts themselves but…
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Most food bloggers get a lot of repeated questions. Having a handy FAQ page can help reduce your email burden as people can find the answers themselves…
Many food blogs downplay the contact page and only include a link to it in the footer, rather than it being in the main menu like on most other…
In the Design Food package, we’re including a links page template. A growing number of food bloggers use a landing page for their Instagram and TikTok…
Here are the most common elements of a food blog’s header: Announcement bar Often used to promote a new cookbook or a free email series to subscribers…
Here are the most common elements of a food blog’s footer: As Seen In section A row or grid of logos, typically in black and white so it’s easier on the…
How long does it take? One of the most common first questions I’m asked by food bloggers is how long a food blog redesign typically takes. I always say…
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Today’s a special announcement post. We’ll be back to our regular articles next time. I’m excited to announce that we will be launching a new option for…
Thank you for embracing this new venture of mine, Design Food! I was honored to be recently included in a Substack new and notable list. I’ve really…
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As mentioned in my last article, icon sets work best when they have a consistent, cohesive style. They need to be as clear as possible — i.e. work well…
Recipe category icons have recently risen in popularity. As food blogs became more magazine-style in their layout, lengthy pages full of photographs can…
Search is such a key part of interacting with a food blog and as such, many food blogs keep a search box always visible in the header, even on phones…