The G Word

How can I market my products on my phone?

How can I market my products on my phone?
We live in a busy world and it is not always easy to get time in front of our computers. If you are anything like me, sometimes the only chance you get all day to focus on marketing is in bed at the end of your day on your phone! 

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What should I be pinning?

What should I be pinning?

Pinterest is a popular topic for my coaching questions, and this is a frequent one! By now we should all know how important Pinterest is and we are all pinning as often as possible. But the question is what should you be pinning?  Well your products for a start. You want buyers to find you so make pins that show off and link to your products. Lots of people (myself included) pin covers. There is a reason I pin my product covers and to be honest it isn't a very good one. The reason I pin product covers is because...

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Should I be creating or promoting?

Should I be creating or promoting?

The answer to this really depends on where you are in your business journey. If you are just starting out and have under 50 to 100 products then it is probably a good idea to mostly focus on product creation. That isn't to say that you shouldn't do any promotion, just your main focus should be to make resources, you can't promote things that you do not have.    However, once you have a bank of resources it is a good idea to get a promoting plan in place. You need to get your products out there and seen! It...

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If This Then That!

If This Then That!

I have a deep love for If This Then That (IFTTT). It is a fantastic site that helps you to automate so many things for your business!    The problem with promoting online is that there is so much you can do that it can sometimes feel overwhelming and you end up doing nothing! I love how IFTTT takes the pressure off. So what is it? It is a free website that does things for you. For example you can ask it to make sure that when you post a picture to Instagram, that same picture will be pinned to...

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How do I prepare for a site wide sale?

How do I prepare for a site wide sale?

If you have your own site then you can decide to have a sale whenever you want to. If you sell on Teachers Pay Teachers or TES then you still have the option to put your store on sale but it is much more valuable to throw your sales at the same time as site wide sales.    Some people get quite anxious about sales, they worry if they should join in, how to advertise their store and what they should be doing during the sale. So in answer to this question here are my site-wide sale tips 1- Join...

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