Today we have a guest post from the fantastic company Cadremont who produce high-quality professional picture mounts for photographers and artists. Below they discuss why it is so important to use quality picture mounts in your creative business.
As professional artists and photographers, we create work not only for ourselves but for others to enjoy too. For our pieces to look at their very best the work doesn’t end with the final stroke of the brush, or when the photograph finally emerges from the photo lab. In order to achieve the best results, there are other considerations that need to be taken into account and one of those things is the choice of picture mounts that we use to give our work the professional edge.
Boosting profits alongside your everyday, bread and butter business means doing things a little differently. Like taking a holiday to revive the senses or taking a stroll to break the cycle. Finding quick-fire and longer term ways to add some extra to the bottom line requires some creativity and a blast of energy.
Email lists have been around for years but recently, they have gained popularity. It can seem like everyone is starting an email list but no one really knows why they should. Today we’re discussing why you should start creating an email list and which programmes you could use to make things a little easier and streamlined.
As a newborn photographer, you should be constantly looking for ways to increase business and tie past clients in. After all, it’s easier to keep a current client than finding a new one. One way of doing this is to offer parents a baby’s second-year milestone package. Below we have included a few milestone ideas that you might like to offer parents.
The Internet is growing all the time. In 2013 Google produced a publication explaining the steps it took to decide where websites appeared in the search results. At that time it said that the web was made up of “over 30 trillion individual pages”. Last year in November 2017 there were roughly 130 trillion pages. That’s an increase of over 300 per cent in just four years.
The first page of Google’s search results only holds ten spots and in recent years it has become increasingly hard to achieve one of those coveted places. The only way to do it is by investing in search engine optimisation. To help you get your process on track we have compiled a list of SEO tips and tricks.