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Why Client Communication Is So Important

Why Client Communication Is So Important

Good client communication is so important to the long term success of any business. In the early stages of a client relationship, good and effective communication is key to ensuring your product and service will meet clients needs and expectations. As the relationship develops regular communication with your customer base, allows you to grow and ...
Facebook Round Up!

Facebook Round Up!

Over the past couple of weeks we have been talking about using Facebook for business and making Facebook working with you. I hope you found these Facebook posts inspiring and feel encouraged to get cracking on certain aspects of your business! If you missed any part of these posts then here is a round up of ...
New Christmas Social Media Downloads!

New Christmas Social Media Downloads!

For the past couple of years we have been creating Christmas page sets as a ready-made way for you to create Christmas offers and market to your clients at this busy time of year. But this year we have also created brand new Christmas themed social media. This is a great way of not only ...
New Timers Update

New Timers Update

So when you are out and about – things just carry on working! Timers can save time by doing regular tasks within your collections for you or remind you to do specific tasks. As an example; let’s say I am a wedding photographer. Every weekend, on my return I go through the images and prepare ...
Christmas Page Sets 2016!

Christmas Page Sets 2016!

Last year we created some Christmas inspired page sets, and this year we have done just the same. The new page sets display a selection of Christmas gift sessions you could be offering your clients that can be easily downloaded and displayed on your website. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day The Ultimate ...
Video

Video

Video and film are evolved and prevalent on social media. It might seem like madness to offer this as a service. With so many people directly exposed to this medium and using it directly, they need guidance. Who better to provide it than your expert photographic studio and all-round lens professional? As a photographer it follows that you ...
5 Tips For Including Siblings In A Newborn Session

5 Tips For Including Siblings In A Newborn Session

When it comes to newborn photography, the baby is generally the main focus. However there is another aspect of newborn photography which is the current family unit. This unit often includes siblings. Here are five tips for including siblings in a newborn session. Related posts: So You Want To Be A Newborn Photographer… Focus On: ...
Supersize Your Client Area Photos!

Supersize Your Client Area Photos!

You can now double the size of the photos shown on the client area page. The client area is the page that shows one gallery image per client image collection.  The visitor clicks the photo to access, either requiring a password or not, the complete collection of images and video you have made available to your ...
Facebook Advertising Part 2

Facebook Advertising Part 2

Recently, we brought you three Facebook advertising tips. So here are the final three tips that will help you create a successful Facebook advertising strategy. Related posts: Facebook Advertising – Part 1 10 Facebook Post Ideas For When You’re Stuck In A Rut How To Use Facebook For Business A Step-By-Step Guide To Creating A ...
16 Steps To A Better Blog

16 Steps To A Better Blog

If you already have a blog then you will know about the benefits of blogging for business (if you haven’t then here is why you should). It’s a great marketing and promotion tool as well as a fantastic platform to show off your personality to clients. However many people, with or without a blog, feel ...

Acquiring clients

Acquiring clients is a key task to master. Not all customers are hard won or expensively marketed to. Some will walk right through your door, know exactly what they want and be prepared to meet a reasonable cost without too much negotiation. Happy days! First impressions count. Much is riding on that very first customer interaction. ...
Facebook Advertising – Part 1

Facebook Advertising – Part 1

Facebook is one of the biggest and most popular social media networks, boasting over one billion active users. Thousands of businesses use Facebook to not only build and grow their client following, but to also promote and advertise their business. One of the most popular ways is through Facebook advertising. There are lots of opinions on ...
Milestone Sessions You Could Be Offering

Milestone Sessions You Could Be Offering

Many photographers now specialise in newborn photography and a newborn session is on many new parents to-do lists. However, within the past couple of years “milestone sessions” have also become increasingly popular. Not only are these a lovely addition to offer the new parents but also a great ways of tying clients in to future ...
6 Tips To Help New Parents Feel Comfortable During Their Newborn Session

6 Tips To Help New Parents Feel Comfortable During Their Newborn Session

A newborn session is something that many new parents now invest in. It’s a wonderful way of capturing those first few weeks and fleeting moments. However, for many new parents it’s also a nerve racking and overwhelming stage in their lives. Not only are they suddenly completely responsible for another human being, but they’re also ...
10 Facebook Post Ideas For When You’re Stuck In A Rut

10 Facebook Post Ideas For When You’re Stuck In A Rut

For many of us the wedding season means working nose to the grindstone, so it’s easy to feel burnt out and stuck in a rut. So we thought we’d share a quick post with 10 Facebook post ideas that you can share with your followers, even on the days when you feel uninspired. Related posts: Tips ...
Repeat business

Repeat business

Repeat business is the bedrock of a successful business, whatever the field. It is a far smoother path to generating revenue than chasing after new customers. People who are already sold on your products and way of doing things make for great champions of your business. They’re your best marketing tool for new customers. Related posts: ...
New Social Media Service!

New Social Media Service!

Social media is one of the most popular business marketing tools in the world. Thousands of businesses use social media as a way of marketing, advertising and promoting their business for free, to millions of people at one time. However for many small business owners, or those of us that are a little less “techy”, ...
So You Want To Be A Newborn Photographer…

So You Want To Be A Newborn Photographer…

As a newborn photographer you would specialise in taking photographs of babies newborn to about one year old. Typically a newborn photo session would happen while the baby is still under two weeks old as they are more likely to curl into “womb-like” poses, sleep heavier, are happy to be undressed and feed about every ...
How To Use Facebook For Business

How To Use Facebook For Business

We hope you are all having a productive and happy week. Today we wanted to give you a comprehensive guide to one of the biggest social media platforms in the world; Facebook. Facebook is the social network that many businesses have a love-hate relationship. Facebook is great because it’s one of the most popular social ...
Are You Ready For “Back To School”?

Are You Ready For “Back To School”?

It’s almost that time of year – when schools throw their doors open once again and the normal routine is back – which means that school photography is about to be in full swing. So, we thought we’d do a quick checklist so that you can be fully prepared for the back to school week. ...
Discounting

Discounting

Discounting, ah, good old discounting! On the face of it, such a simple concept but it is amazing how poorly it can be used. And what a negative knock-on effect this has on your business. Discounting done right is powerful. The respect for your way of doing business will grow and word will spread. It ...