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How Secure Does Your Website Need To Be?

How Secure Does Your Website Need To Be?

Other than for the obvious reasons of wanting you and your visitor’s data to remain safe, there are other benefits of making sure your website is secure.  In an attempt to make the internet a safe place to b, and do business the search engines are going to be dropping site ranks on websites that ...
11 Blog Post Ideas For Wedding Photographers

11 Blog Post Ideas For Wedding Photographers

When you first start blogging, chances are you’re doing it because you know it’s good for your business, but knowing where to start and what to write about can be overwhelming. So whether you have just jumped on the blogging band waggon or have had one for a while but haven’t quite got around to ...
Moodboard: July

Moodboard: July

July is a wonderful time of year. As a child, it is a month full of promise and the chance for adventures over the summer holidays. The opportunity to get outdoors and play in the sunshine and fresh air. As an adult, July holds the expectation of summer trips and the prospect of relaxing on ...
Managing Data

Managing Data

Managing data may not sound important to a photographer, but if you are serious about growing your business, then it is a key part of doing just that. In this day and age, we have no excuse not to understand how our customers are shopping and where we might find them. There is so much ...
Time is your friend

Time is your friend

Earlier in the blogs, we explored building your business and how time is your friend or can become your enemy if you allow it. Well, best not to allow it and make it work for you instead. Creative pursuits like photography do not like to be time-constricted. Business operation, marketing and administration are elements that can be ...
The New “One-Collection”!

The New “One-Collection”!

We have been working hard on a massive upgrade – “One-Collection”. This upgrade is free and offers better functionality in all areas.  The collection and file edit pages have been completely redesigned to include new and improved features and tools including better search options, sharing tools, increased SEO and client privacy options. The new user ...
How To Refresh Your Pinterest Boards

How To Refresh Your Pinterest Boards

Pinterest has become an increasingly popular social media platform with businesses as a way of gaining more website traffic and potential sales. Not only that, but it’s perfect for photographers as it is a very visual and creative medium. If you haven’t already, I would highly suggest signing up for a Pinterest account. If you ...
Small business lessons

Small business lessons

  You may be working by yourself or have the operating schedule of one person, but you need others to support your business and administration Related posts: 8 Powerful Communication Tools For The Small Business Networking Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Why Client Communication Is So Important ...
Graduation & Prom Inspiration

Graduation & Prom Inspiration

Within the next few weeks, students all over the country will be attending their school proms and be graduating from university. It’s one of the most important and memorable days of a young person’s life and what better way to capture it than with a professional portrait session. Below is a little bit of inspiration ...
Brand consistency

Brand consistency

Brand consistency is super important. Especially as today’s consumer may have a variety of different ways of first coming into contact with you. Your online profiles need to be clear, consistent and secure. For example, if Cannon was presented as one thing on Twitter by their customer service team and something completely different on your desktop ...
Father’s Day Social Media Downloads

Father’s Day Social Media Downloads

Earlier this week we released the new Father’s Day page set. To help you market your new offers we have also created some social media downloads. These are a great way of marketing your offers on your website or blog, as well as spreading the message on all your social media platforms, allowing your to ...
New Father’s Day Page Set!

New Father’s Day Page Set!

Father’s Day is on the 18 June 2017 so it’s time to start preparing your business and getting your offers out there to potential customers. So here is the new Father’s Day page set to download!  Related posts: Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day The Ultimate Christmas Checklist For Your ...
Mistakes happen

Mistakes happen

Mistakes happen, begin brave enough to make them shows character, learning from them shows great business acumen. You started your business because you wanted to try something new and follow your passion. Now you have got over that first hurdle of actually doing it. The challenge is to take it further and keep the fire ...
A Guide To Branding Your Pinterest Boards

A Guide To Branding Your Pinterest Boards

Every single image you display through your business is a reflection of your brand as a whole. Putting some thought into how these images are grouped and displayed can go a long way to making your business appear professional as well as legitimate. This is especially true of your social media accounts.  Everyone has a ...
Building your community

Building your community

Building your community and learning how to localise your business when you start, is one of the fundamental aspects of being a successful photographer. Every photographer has to be able to market themselves locally and partner with other local businesses. This will enable you to build a community both on and offline. One feeds the ...
Ideal Image Sizes For Blogging And Social Media

Ideal Image Sizes For Blogging And Social Media

If you use a blog or social media for your business, then you will know how much effort goes into keeping those medias updated and current. Therefore, you want every aspect to be working as hard as possible for you. So here are the ideal image sizes for your blog and all major social media ...
5 Ways To Streamline And Automate Your Social Media

5 Ways To Streamline And Automate Your Social Media

Social media is known as a fun and powerful business tool when used correctly. However, it can turn into a full-time job which often puts people off. So here are some easy tips to help you streamline and automate as much of the process as possible.  Related posts: The Beginner’s Guide To Twitter How To ...
The Brand Audit Series

The Brand Audit Series

We thought you might like a brand audit series roundup, just in case you missed anything. So here it is! (Just click the image). Related posts: The Importance of a Brand Audit Brand Audit: Visual Identity Brand Audit: Social Media Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day ...
3 Steps To Passively Attract Customers

3 Steps To Passively Attract Customers

How does “passively attracting customers” sound? Pretty great, right? Well, we have three easy ways for you to passively attract customers to your website just be using SEO.  At times, search engine optimisation can sound complicated, overwhelming and a little technical. But it really doesn’t have to be. The reality is that SEO is easy ...
The Routines Used By Successful Business Owners

The Routines Used By Successful Business Owners

To an outsider, there are certain aspects of your business that are highly visible – the blog posts, web pages, products launches, social media updates etc. However, what about the behind-the-scenes side of things? What routines do other successful business owners use to keep the business growing at a healthy rate, as well as keeping ...
5 Ways To Spring Clean Your Business

5 Ways To Spring Clean Your Business

Spring is here, so now is the perfect time to dust off your business and give it a good spring clean. Related posts: Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Brand Audit: Visual Identity Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day How To Get The Quintessential Instagram Feed ...