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How to Set Up Your Showit Account: As Told By 90’s Pop Stars

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How to set up your Showit account as told by 90s pop stars

We’re going to walk you through exactly how to set up your Showit account. Get excited! 🙌

We promise it’s easy and that you’re going to be smiling while you do it. Why?! Because we’ve got some of our favorite 90’s pop stars to help you along the way!

Will Smith dancing with excitement about setting up a Showit account!

(Get it, Will! Let’s do this!)

First things first, go to Once you’re there, you can click Create Your Site in the upper-right corner of the screen. 

Simply fill in your name and your email address, then boom! Your 14-day free trial begins. 🎉


Backstreet Boys yelling starting their Showit web designs!

(Whoa, whoa, Backstreet Boys! Why are you freaking out!? We’ve got this!)

Next, select a template. 

NOTE:  If you’re working with us for your custom brand + website design, just click Simple. If you’re designing everything yourself without the help of a designer, click whichever template you prefer!


Britney Spears smiling at how easy it is to start your Showit website design!

(Oh yeah, we’re almost there, Brit!)


If you’re DIY-ing your website, you can go through the 14-day trial and activate your website when you’re ready to launch! You will send your website over to the Showit Team, along with information about where you registered your domain. They will work with you to get it launched.

If you’re working with us on your custom brand + website design, it’s time to activate your subscription to Showit so we can work with the Showit Team to get it live for you! Yay! 🥂

Look back at the upper-right corner of Showit and click Subscribe. You can subscribe to whichever plan works for you! Pssst, don’t forget to add in the client-exclusive coupon code we send you for 10% off!


Usher ready to relax as help from Launch Your Daydream further alleviates the stress of designing a Showit website

(Yesssss! You did it! We’ve got it from here, Usher!)

That’s it, you guys! If you’re working with us for your brand + website design, just make sure you send us over your new Showit login details, so we can get everything coordinated for you.


So, yes, you can sit back, relax and take that nap knowing your website is in our hands now. 😉

And, you’ll need it — because you’ve got some celebrating to do for your new brand + website very, very soon!

June 4, 2020

NOTE: Trends evolve over time and some of our older blog content may no longer be up to date! Take note of the date at the top of this post and acknowledge that some things may have changed since this was initially published. :)

Showit is a creative website builder for photographers. It's also what we use for all of our design clients!

Not quite sure if Showit is right for you? Wondering how to make the switch from your current website platform? We've got all your answers right here!


By the way, I'm not a photographer—I'm a designer and strategist FOR photographers. For the past 5 years, LYD has worked directly with a variety of photographers to not only create unique brands + websites for them, but to also ensure that those websites are getting consistent and relevant traffic.

This business runs on boy bands, pizza deliveries, & lots of reality TV.

Hi! I'm kelsey.