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Email Prospecting. How to Know When Email Prospects Actually Check Out Your Portfolio.

How to Know When Email Prospects Actually Check Out Your Portfolio

Email Prospecting You have just emailed a new prospect. In your email, there is a link to a presentation of your best work. Wouldn’t you like to know exactly when the prospect looks at your presentation? Now you can. This simple marketing hack will instantly alert you when a prospect looks at your presentation. Read

4 Twitter Marketing Ideas for Freelance Creatives

4 Twitter Marketing Ideas for Freelance Creatives

Any freelance creative could use some of these Twitter marketing ideas. The no. 1 and no. 2 tips are particularly useful for freelance illustrators, designers, photographers and any other creative who creates visuals! 1. Illustrate Someone Else’s Tweet David Michael Moore, a freelance illustrator, surprises his prospects with artwork tailored to their tweet. Mostly, he just

Twitter Magic! Click the Button to Find People Asking for Designers, Illustrators & Photographers!

Click & Find Design & Photography Prospects on Twitter

Twitter is brimming with potential clients for freelance creatives. Every day people are asking for web & graphic designers, illustrators, and photographers. Use these buttons to find those people! Each button links to real-time results on Twitter Common queries, e.g. recommendations for web designers, will yield new results almost daily. Revisit this page often to comb

Featured - 70 Percent Qualified Twitter Followers

How I Got My First 1,000 Twitter Followers

70% Qualified Followers I just hit 1,000 followers for Flaunt My Design’s Twitter account. It took me roughly 9 months and 3 weeks. I’m very happy with my followers, since 70% of them clearly belong to my target group. I gained my first 1,000 Twitter followers almost exclusively (91%) through follow-backs. (more…)

Keywords for Finding Creative Freelancers

Keywords for Finding Creative Freelancers

If you sell products (e.g. tutorials, Photoshop brushes, UI kits, or stock vector graphics)  to fellow creative professionals, one way to find them is through online searches. A straightforward search for e.g. “freelance graphic designer” will return a lot of results. However, far from everything since your fellow creatives tend to label themselves in all kind

How I Cut Social Media Marketing to 30 Minutes a Day

How I Cut Social Media Marketing to 30 Minutes a Day

No doubt about it. Social media marketing can easily become a time-suck. Luckily I’ve found tools for finding and sharing quality content almost without effort. This blog post exactly describes the social media marketing tools and my process to manage Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and (futurewise) LinkedIn in 30 minutes or less a day. (more…)