S. Denise Hoyle | April 23, 2012
Getting local publicity is a fundamental step when it comes to marketing your small business. In fact, for many small business owners, local marketing is the only type of marketing they know of and need. Here are some great ways to get local publicity: 1) Get involved in community events. Although donating money to charities [...]
S. Denise Hoyle | April 17, 2012
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of InfoFree for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Whether you're just getting started in business and don't have much of a customer list yet, or you've got an existing customer list that you'd like to beef up, there's a quick and easy way to [...]
S. Denise Hoyle | April 16, 2012
If you’re a lover of all things craft-related, attending a craft fair is something you should definitely make time for. If you make crafts, however, then you may want to seriously consider selling your handmade works of art at craft fairs instead of just attending them.
S. Denise Hoyle | April 12, 2012
The newly launched Patterns section of Craftsy is the fastest growing online marketplace for crafting patterns. Because Craftsy doesn’t charge designers any fees or commissions for listing or selling their patterns, creative indie designers are rushing over to the site to set up their pattern shops. Well over half a million active Craftsy members browse [...]
S. Denise Hoyle | April 9, 2012
Every business needs a website—whether the business is already very much established or is one that is just starting out. Many small business owners believe that there aren’t many benefits to having a website. If you’re someone with a similar mindset, you may want to reconsider.
S. Denise Hoyle | April 2, 2012
Many people spend countless hours a day doing crafts for the sheer reason that they love it. Have you ever considered making money from your crafts? It’s very possible—and there are several ways to make a little income from your work.