Surveys and polls can help you understand your customers and followers much better than social media reactions because they allow you to target the specific information you’re interested in to grow your business and engage your community.
As a small business owner, chances are good that you are taking the photos, editing them, and posting them. Put your best photo forward with these free and/or inexpensive apps, all recommended by members of the CIA community.
It’s possible to create beautiful photographs of with your camera phone. Follow this advice and embrace the potential of your pocket-sized wonder.
Leanne Pressly of Stitchcraft Marketing suggests that small business owners use Instagram bots to engage their audience to help grow their followings.
Evernote is one of the best organizational apps out there. Hanna Lisa shares her experience and expert tips on how to use Evernote to bring structure to your creative business.
Payroll services can keep you on track, keep you compliant, and save you time. Time card apps can help you and your employees and contractors keep track of their hours.
Payroll software is easy, affordable, and reliable. The right system can make sure that bringing on help will save you time instead of causing you headaches.
Autoresponders connect your work with your subscribers without constant attention or effort, keeping your list active and engaged.
A list of shipping tips and resources for creative businesses, to help your packages ship seamlessly and arrive beautifully packaged and ready to charm!
A live webinar can be a great way to establish yourself as an expert in your field. Here’s some great how-tos to make them an effective tool!
A look at the different services available for your email marketing. Pricing, value, and prospective cost as your email list grows are considerations.
Mobile strategy can help crafty businesses reach customers where they already are, provide unique user experiences and even diversify their income streams.
Running a business online can feel overwhelming. There are so many apps available it’s hard to know what to choose. Fiona Pullen recommends 10 free apps that make it easier to manage your business day to day.
Here’s a guide to a few reputable, online teaching platforms and advice from makers who have experience using them.
There are dozens of online meeting and webinar tools available. We took a look at some of the most popular to compare the prices and some of the most critical features.
Utilizing social media scheduling tools is a great way to alleviate some of the pressure on your time and avoid creative burnout.
“We’re entering this new golden age of video,” Mark Zuckerburg recently told BuzzFeed News. “I wouldn’t be surprised if you fast forward five years and most of the content that people see on Facebook and are sharing on a day-to-day basis is video.”