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Add a logo to your mobile website

Add a logo to your mobile website

By default we keep the mobile friendly mode as lean and fast as possible and as a result of that the Google friendly search results have been fantastic. This was following on from the huge changes in mobile friendly search results that Google announced last year. Things have changed slightly and we have now introduced […]
3 Easy Mother’s Day Tips And Tricks!

3 Easy Mother’s Day Tips And Tricks!

We hope you are enjoying the new Mother’s Day page sets and that you feel fully prepared for the increase in bookings heading your way. We wanted to follow on with the Mother’s Day theme by including a couple of tips and techniques to maximise your offer and boost your marketing even more. Related posts: 12 Ways To […]
NEW Mother’s Day Page Set!

NEW Mother’s Day Page Set!

As we mentioned in our last blog post, Mother’s Day is only three weeks away. This means preparing our businesses for a boost in sales and bookings and a new Mother’s Day page set to check out! The new Mother’s Day page set is completely customisable so you can alter it to suit your business and […]
3 Ways To Get Your Business Ready For Mother’s Day

3 Ways To Get Your Business Ready For Mother’s Day

If you are a portrait photographer then perk your ears up and listen. I have something to tell you and it’s really important that you take it on board…Mother’s Day is only three weeks away. This means that we need to start preparing so that we can take advantage of this great opportunity to boost sales. […]
10 Quick Tips For Great Client Meetings

10 Quick Tips For Great Client Meetings

Whether you’re a photographer or a hair stylist, we all have to deal with client meetings. For many of us, this can be an uncomfortable and nerve-racking thought, especially if we are new to the industry, particularly young or simply a bit introverted. So I’ve come up with ten quick tips so you can give great client […]
Valentine’s Day Page Sets 2016!

Valentine’s Day Page Sets 2016!

It may be hard to believe but February is already here! This means that Valentine’s Day is heading towards us at speed so it’s time to get our act together. If you’ve already planned some ‘love-themed’ offers and discounts then make sure they’re clearly displayed on your website, blog and social media. Remember you can […]
One Super-Easy Way To Triple Your Inquiries

One Super-Easy Way To Triple Your Inquiries

Today I wanted to talk about one super-easy way you could triple your inquiries and provide a more positive client experience. Every email or phone call is an opportunity to provide a great client experience. However, if you are unfortunately unable to work with that client it can be hard to give an amazing impression. This […]
Setting business objectives

Setting business objectives

Setting objectives might not be top of the agenda for a photographer, but the reality of making a business work demands consistent and thought-through planning. In amongst the years studying and practising the finer points of photography, the now-second nature elements of setting up a shot, getting the best light and selecting the right exposure do […]
Go Pro And Get Unlimited Storage!

Go Pro And Get Unlimited Storage!

Hello everyone and happy Friday! We recently announced that we are now providing unlimited storage to our Pro Account members. This change was mainly designed to provide you with a secure, off-site back up system and to supply more space for your images. Having unlimited storage means that you can now archive as much of […]
6 Weekend Activities To Help Improve Your Website And Blog

6 Weekend Activities To Help Improve Your Website And Blog

It’s almost the weekend and many of us are winding down to a couple of relaxing days off. For many of us the weekend is time to step back and spend time with friends and family. But while you’re putting your feet up, consider doing a few easy tasks and maintenance to help improve your blog […]
The Advantages Of Having Your Own Domain Name

The Advantages Of Having Your Own Domain Name

There are many advantages of having your own domain name, ranging from improving your credibility to boosting your SEO. Here are just a few reasons why you should definitely get your own personalised domain name. Let’s go! Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Christmas Page Sets 2017! Why […]
Should You Share Your Business Secrets?

Should You Share Your Business Secrets?

It’s natural that in the competitive photographic industry you want to hoard away your secrets and strategies that made you successful. You probably feel that sharing your secrets means that others in the industry will learn your tactics and potentially rob you of business. However withholding your secrets might be hindering you from major business […]
6 Business Tasks You Could Be Outsourcing

6 Business Tasks You Could Be Outsourcing

Being self-employed means that everything is down to you. Sometimes this is just too much to cope with, there aren’t enough hours in the day. This is where outsourcing comes in. We’ve mentioned outsourcing in the past here, but we’ve never mentioned what tasks you could be delegating else where. Delegating tasks frees up time for […]
Investing in the business

Investing in the business

Investing in the business is a key skill, timing this investment is important too. There is the train of thought that when you start a business like photography services, you need the best camera gear, latest editing software, high spec studio and the best materials. If you are lucky enough to be in a position […]
The Dummies Guide To Creating Catchy Headlines

The Dummies Guide To Creating Catchy Headlines

I’m guessing that when you sit down to write a blog post, your title isn’t the first thing you think about. You probably think it’s one of the more trivial aspects of blogging, but you’d be wrong. Creating catchy headlines is one of the most crucial aspects of every blog post you write. It’s one of […]
23 Blog Post Ideas Just For Photographers!

23 Blog Post Ideas Just For Photographers!

As mentioned in a our blog goals for 2016 post, great content is king. However, regardless of how long you’ve been blogging, sometimes it’s just hard to think of something to write about. So I’m coming to the rescue with twenty-three blog post ideas just for photographers. Related posts: October Round Up! 4 Blogging Goals For 2016!
Suffering From A Creative Block?  3 Ways To Push Past It

Suffering From A Creative Block? 3 Ways To Push Past It

Regardless of how long you’ve worked within the photographic industry I’m assuming you’ve experienced what is commonly known as a ‘creative block’. One minute you’re working at full speed ahead, and the next you’re staring at a blank wall wondering if you’ll ever have a worthwhile idea again. Don’t worry it happens to the best […]
How To Humanise Your Business In Four Easy Steps

How To Humanise Your Business In Four Easy Steps

When you run a small business it’s easy to think that detaching yourself from clients will make you appear professional. However it’s important to remember that being a small business you are more able to provide a bespoke service to your clients. This gives you an advantage over the Goliath’s of the business world. One of the easiest […]
4 Blogging Goals For 2016!

4 Blogging Goals For 2016!

Did everyone have a lovely Christmas break? Hopefully we were all able to put work to one side and have some truly relaxing days off. Now that we are officially in 2016 (happy new year by the way!) we’ve been thinking about what we want to achieve over the next 12 months. I think most of […]
Spending Less And Charging More

Spending Less And Charging More

Spending less and charging more is what we all would like to do. If this was easy, everyone would be doing it. However this is too simple a quote, as it is probably fairer to say that ‘if a close eye is not kept on matters, then the margins in place to make your business […]
Building the business – part two

Building the business – part two

Building the business – part two follows neatly on from, yes, you’ve guessed it Building the business – part one. So you’ve survived year one and your business is just about profitable. You’ve got a part-time assistant who mucks in with everything and helps out with shoots on location. The finance company you outsourced your […]