When designers are creating products, we find that they consistently make three common mistakes. We’ve discussed these confusions below, and this information should help you create the best-possible products (while also maximizing sales).
YouTube is known as the go-to platform for video content. What many people haven’t realised is that YouTube provides more than entertainment. It’s a strong marketing tool containing one of the world’s largest social networks. While most businesses have finally implemented social media into their marketing plan, YouTube is often overlooked. Read more
When creating designs, have your finger on the pulse of trend. It’s a bit like with the early bird and the worm – you just want to be sure to catch it before the others do. In the next few weeks, we’ll help you get your chances of selling up to speed with trending topics, design ideas and occasions to get you inspired for success.
How can you generate your first sales? To make the most out of your SpreadShop, there are a few vital steps to take to reel in those orders! Here are the top 10 things to do in the first month of being a Shop Owner. Read more
Social media channels offer a sweet way of drawing attention to your brand and your Shop. But putting time and effort into feeding social networks with updates may have the adverse effect when the timing goes wrong. To solve this dilemma, you can link up your social media activities and manage your posts – as one. Find out here how that works.
“What products sell the most?” – you’ve been asking us this intriguing question, and we are going to oblige. Let’s take a look at the best-selling products: T-shirts, hoodies and tank tops for women and men. And what are the most popular colours, you may wonder. Find out after the jump! Read more
Good bait catches fine fish, as they say. That’s why nothing’s sweeter than a tasty discount to help folks come to a checkout decision in your Shop. Promoting discounts and campaigns is bound to give your business a boost, and here you can learn how to grow!
Some T-shirt trends linger on, others walk in and out like the seasons. Keep checking Spreadshirt’s quarterly trend report to get an update of the top design search terms from Google and Spreadshirt’s Marketplace. Of course, it’s always good to know your niche and target group, but you’ll also be in the money if you can come up with a stand-out design in line with trend.
Traditional networking requires a certain type of personality. Awkwardly shaking hands, forcing a smile and sucking up to complete strangers isn’t always a comfortable situation. However, growing your network is one of the most important entrepreneurial practices, especially for designers. Nevertheless, traditional networking is useful when done correctly, but it’s not the only networking practice used to cultivate brand awareness. Technology is on our side, offering resources and tools to use to our advantage. Read more
You keep asking us ‘What can I do to improve my chances of selling on the Marketplace?’ First up, the good news – the odds are in your favour! More than 2.4 million customers are roaming Spreadshirt’s international marketplaces every month, offering you great exposure to a huge audience. You can apply to become our featured artist of the month in Spreadshirt Select, and – if the appeal is strong enough – we’ll feed your designs to external marketplaces as well. Check out these 7 essential tips to sell well.