2019 Trends in Social Media: Know/Like/Trust

Each year brings new changes and new buzzwords to all of the social media platforms we use to engage with our followers and grow our businesses. As a small business owner, it is VERY important to understand the trends and come up with creative ways to make them work...

2019 Top Trends in Social Media: Micro-Influencers

Each year brings new changes and new buzzwords to all of the social media platforms we use to engage with our followers and grow our businesses. As a small business owner, it is VERY important to understand the trends and come up with creative ways to make them work...

FREE One Week Social Media Planner

There is a RIGHT way and  WRONG way to approach social media, and a solid strategy is the only way to be successful! Random posting or constant promotional posts create no brand consistency and are a big turn-off for your followers. Additionally, the right posting...

Understanding The Etsy Algorithm

As with all of our marketing platforms, it is important to understand the goal of the platform and the purpose it is trying to serve. If you are new to Etsy, it is vital to get a grasp on the way the search results work and what Etsy wants to deliver to its potential...

Are you a Junk-a-holic? Take the Quiz now!

Time to take the JUNK-A-HOLIC quiz. Give yourself 1 point for every YES on the statements below. Let us know how YOU rate.   Here is your assessment: 0-3: You have HUGE willpower. HUGE!! You should be very proud of your restraint. Your garage can still fit all of your...

The Business Benefits of Hosting Workshops

FACT: Hosting creative workshops that are paint- or project-driven is an amazing way to build customer relationships that lead to future sales and referrals. You’ve heard people make excuses for avoiding workshops such as:  I don’t have the space. It will create...