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How To Be The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Of Your Dreams!

Posted by GearLaunch on Nov 16, 2018 1:09:04 PM

More and more, today's workforce is looking for balance in their life. Gone (or going) are the days of the "9-5 grind". Today, more and more people are looking for ways to empower themselves professionally and financially. The 'side hustle', gig economy, free lancing, and life-work balance are staples in today's younger workforce.

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Topics: Direct to Garment, Print-on-Demand, Entrepreneurship, Inspiration, Tips and Tactics, Features

Ever Wonder How to Launch Your Own Brand Without Amazon?

Posted by GearLaunch on Jul 5, 2018 4:17:21 PM

Online Marketplaces have definitively changed the world. Created primarily to begin selling books online, Marketplaces like Amazon have become the normal way to buy, and sell, goods. From books to clothes, personal care products to home décor, these Marketplaces sell it all. Entrepreneurs young and old have turned to Amazon and others to launch their business with varying degrees of success. However, as powerful these marketplaces are, they clearly have their draw-backs, many of which have become apparent as entrepreneurs are looking for more control of their companies. Brand ownership, preferred distribution, control from copy-cats, limited up-front investment in inventory, etc. are just a few of the key things causing entrepreneurs to sidestep these channels.

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Topics: Direct to Garment, Print-on-Demand, Entrepreneurship, branding, Inspiration, Features, Insider

4 Reasons Why Customer Service matters

Posted by GearLaunch on Jan 19, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Today's customers expect more out of brands than ever before. With chat service a click away, phone support available at all hours, and web support in multiple languages, businesses are willing to do anything for their customers.

But why? 

Customers are the lifeblood of a business, and keeping them happy is the difference between closing shop and staying competitive. That's where customer service comes in. Specifically, here are 4 reasons why customer service matters to your business.

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How to Upsell Customers and Increase Customer Lifetime Value

Posted by GearLaunch on Dec 8, 2016 8:14:00 AM
In the world of eCommerce, how do you make more money? Do you focus on acquiring new customers or retaining old ones? As a small business owner, increasing the average customer lifetime value and order units is one of the smartest decisions you'll ever make. 
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Topics: Guides, Insider, Features

GearLaunch's Guide for the Holidays

Posted by GearLaunch on Dec 2, 2016 12:59:00 AM
The holiday season is an important time for ecommerce in the United States, and around the world. For buyers, it is an opportunity to display pride and affection for meaningful holidays and celebrations. For sellers, it is a chance to generate sales using holiday content, discounts, and promotions to engage eager shoppers.

Looking for some design inspiration, key dates, and summaries of holidays celebrated throughout the season? We have a comprehensive guide for you to celebrate along with us and earn more sales! 

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Topics: Holidays, Tips and Tactics, Inspiration

How to Use Social Proof to Boost Sales

Posted by GearLaunch on Apr 5, 2016 10:02:00 PM
Social proof is one of the most powerful marketing techniques that can easily boost your sales, build consumer trust, and increase your online store's influence and power.
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Topics: Tips and Tactics, Insider, Features

3 Proven Tactics to Build a Massive Following on Instagram

Posted by GearLaunch on Mar 31, 2016 9:21:00 PM
Instagram has become one of the most powerful social media tools and has proven to be highly valuable for businesses, if used correctly. Instagram has an engagement ratio that is eight times the average of any other social platform and drove the highest engagement in the apparel industry.
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Topics: Social Media, Tips and Tactics

SEO for Ecommerce: 5 Ways to Stay Ahead of Your Competition

Posted by GearLaunch on Jan 5, 2016 1:15:00 AM

SEO. We've all heard the term, but few understand what it really means. One common misconception is seeing SEO only as a source of free traffic. Sure, free traffic is the end result, but it's not how SEO works.

The purpose of SEO is to create a great user experience to help people who are looking for you find you. To do that, the content on your website has to be relevant and match what people are trying to find.

If you want to optimize your entire web presence, you should start by investing in SEO and spying on your competitors. SEO may take some time and patience, but if you do it right, your web traffic will increase tremendously. 

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Topics: Tips and Tactics

3 Tips to Successfully Design on GearLaunch

Posted by GearLaunch on Nov 11, 2015 11:41:00 PM
Sometimes designs on a computer screen vary from when they're printed on a t-shirt. To make sure we're all on the same page, here are 3 tips to successfully design on GearLaunch.
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Topics: Design, Guides, Insider

How to Find a Niche Market for Your T-Shirt Business

Posted by GearLaunch on Aug 26, 2015 8:25:00 PM

Have an idea for an awesome shirt? Before you invest to bring the design to life, be sure you can answer this simple question: ”Who is the target audience?” 

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Topics: Research and Development, Tips and Tactics

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