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The SWPP Show 2019

The SWPP Show 2019

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February: What’s Coming Up?

February: What’s Coming Up?

When most people think of marketing opportunities in February, they only think of Valentine’s Day. However, there are so many more opportunities for promotion, special offers and themed photo shoots. Below we have listed some of the days that we think you might want to market your business to this February. Related posts: Preparing Your ...
Kiss A Ginger Day: A Business Idea

Kiss A Ginger Day: A Business Idea

Kiss A Ginger Day is the 12 January 2019. Although this may not be the most well-known holiday, it is a prime opportunity to boost your sales if you are a wedding, family or newborn photographer. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day 3 Pre-Back To School Marketing Tips Christmas Page Sets 2017! 3 ...
3 Goals For Your Website In 2019

3 Goals For Your Website In 2019

The new year is a prime opportunity to set goals, resolutions and plans. Today we want to focus on your website – one of the most vital aspects of any business, especially if you are working solely online. Below we have included three goals that you could set for your website this year. Related posts: ...
5 New Year Inspired Engagement Shoot Ideas

5 New Year Inspired Engagement Shoot Ideas

Now that we are in 2019 our first thoughts should be with how we are going to market our business over the coming months. New year’s eve is a very popular time for couples to get engaged so if you are a wedding photographer you should be considering how to market to them. Below we ...
Theimagefile Support Over Christmas

Theimagefile Support Over Christmas

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How To Prepare Your Business For Christmas

How To Prepare Your Business For Christmas

It’s hard to believe but Christmas is fast approaching. It’s a hectic time of year for everyone – even the particularly organised amongst us and it can be tricky to keep track of everything that needs to be done before the 25th. So now is the time to get ahead of the game and get ...
Christmas Cut-Off Dates

Christmas Cut-Off Dates

Christmas will be here before we know it. So, in order to make sure clients get their products on time, we thought we would give you a heads up about Christmas closing dates for our partner labs. So make sure you have all your orders in by the following dates! Please be aware that the ...
New FTP Import Feature

New FTP Import Feature

We have a small new update to the FTP import area that is designed to make things easier and save you time.  Let’s start with a scenario. I, the photographer, upload my images and receive an order from a customer, but before the order is finalised they want to make some changes to a number ...
10to8: Appointment Scheduling Software

10to8: Appointment Scheduling Software

You may have already heard of 10to8 and are possibly already using it, however, if you have not then we would like to introduce you to the software that will make taking on-line bookings and reservations as well as managing your bookings a breeze.  Related posts: The Main Reason To Display Your Prices Mother’s Day ...
SWPP Trade Awards 2019!

SWPP Trade Awards 2019!

After our Best Professional Website Provider success last year, we are going for it again at the 2019 SWPP Trade Awards. We would be thrilled if you would vote for us in not only the Best Professional Website Provider category but also in Best Professional Customer Service.  Related posts: 15% Off Everything With Dadfords SWPP: ...
Christmas Page Set 2018!

Christmas Page Set 2018!

Due to popular demand, we are back with this year’s Christmas page set. Our page set is slightly different to previous years as we are now using the responsive layout functionality, however, they are still designed to boost sales, bookings and website traffic.  Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Page Sets ...
Google+: The End In Sight

Google+: The End In Sight

Google+ is supposedly shutting down its consumer offering, with a deadline of August 2019. Related posts: The Importance of a Brand Audit Business Review: Advertising Facebook Advertising Part 2 Facebook Round Up! ...
Copy Page Shortcut

Copy Page Shortcut

Now when you edit a web page there is a “copy this page” shortcut which leads to the Copy Web Page workflow with the page you were editing pre-selected. You will find this within the meta tags for search engine optimisation link near the top of the page.  We also now have a new checkbox ...
New Stack Page Cue

New Stack Page Cue

Keeping in mind the new options and benefits of the stack page in the responsive layout, we have a new small update to share. You can now go directly to edit a web page that is not displayed in the navigation menu and we will do a secondary check to see if it’s included in ...

New Responsive Stack Page Features

With the stack page in the responsive layout, you can add multiple background effects including overtakes, parallax, scroll and scroll above, with flat colour, images, image slideshows and video backgrounds. Combining different effects gives you endless design opportunities to wow your site visitors, and best of all, no coding required! Related posts: Preparing Your Business ...

New Background Video Feature!

With the new responsive website layout, it is quick and easy to add background video with no coding required! You can find out more about the responsive layout here or view our example websites here. Related posts: Preparing Your Business For Father’s Day Mother’s Day Page Sets 2017! Christmas Page Sets 2017! So You Want ...

Duplicated FuturePay Agreements

We have reported duplicated FuturePay agreements – acquired by Lloyds to Worldpay following a number of reports over the weekend and are currently awaiting their second-line support to come back to us with more details. We apologise for any inconvenience and will keep you updated as soon as we hear back.  Update 2018-09-25 – A ...
Theimagefile’s New Responsive Website Layout

Theimagefile’s New Responsive Website Layout

We have some very exciting news to share with you all!  Theimagefile has just released a brand new responsive website layout which is not only more beautiful than any other layout that has come before it but has also been specifically designed to help your business grow. Below we have covered just a little bit ...
Business Planning

Business Planning

Business planning is best done this time of year. If you can set time aside to do this of course. In the back of your mind, and increasingly in the forefront, as 2018 moves along, 2019 should be making rustling sounds and creeping into your planning as you make firm decisions for the current period. ...

Worldpay Refunds: 10/11/12 September 2018

We understand that a number of you have received a refund email from Worldpay. We would like to apologise for the confusion. After much investigation, we have just been informed by Lloyds that all transactions on the 8 September were processed on the 8 and 9 of September. They corrected this by running a refund ...