GearLaunch Blog

A Step Above the Rest: A Seller's Guide to Pillows

Posted by Ngan Ton on Sep 6, 2018 8:55:00 AM

Pillows can help add a little flair to any home—even trendy clothiers like Urban Outfitters have moved into the home decor space. Here's a quick guide to help launch your own pillow line.

Read More

Topics: Guides, Tips and Tactics, Print-on-Demand

The Onesie to Rule Them All: A Seller's Guide to Kids' Clothes

Posted by Ngan Ton on Aug 28, 2018 8:45:00 AM

Happy Early Birthday! According to TimeSeptember is the busiest month for births overall (so hopefully we weren't too far off!). For the well-prepared retailer, that means one thing—baby clothes—and we've got plenty of it! Here's your guide to selling this kids' item.

Read More

Topics: Guides, Tips and Tactics, Print-on-Demand

4 Ways to Stay Top of Mind This Labor Day

Posted by Ngan Ton on Aug 17, 2018 9:55:44 AM

Labor Day is only two weeks away! While the holiday was designed to give workers a break from laboring, small business owners know it's one of the best times to be in business. As friends and families celebrate the summer's last hurrah, you can sell them all the extra items to make it extra special. Here are a few Labor Day marketing ideas to help your business stay top-of-mind.

Read More

Topics: Tips and Tactics, Holidays

Getting to Know the Back-to-School Audience

Posted by Ngan Ton on Aug 7, 2018 8:45:00 AM

Back-to-school shopping is in full swing, and products are flying off the shelves—from pencils and notebooks to new shoes and shirts. Although this means mega retailers are scoring big on converting foot traffic, it doesn't necessarily mean online retailers have to miss out. Ecommerce businesses have the benefit of quickly adapting designs and products, and more importantly the shoppers they target.

Read More

Topics: Tips and Tactics, Inspiration

Tips to Make Any Design Look Good

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jul 24, 2018 8:00:00 AM

We’ve discussed in length the different ways to get your products discovered, but we can’t miss the component that becomes critical once your product is successfully discovered–your design.

Read More

Topics: Design, Tips and Tactics

3 POD Products Every Store Should Sell

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jul 17, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Access to trends data can be invaluable (that’s why we send a monthly Trends Report). It can help better focus your efforts, draw more attention from consumers, and improve existing design and marketing.

Read More

Topics: Tips and Tactics, Print-on-Demand

Making Your First $10k with Gearlaunch POD

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jul 13, 2018 10:30:17 AM

Print-on-Demand (POD) services have become incredibly popular in the past few years, and with good reason–they’re an incredible revenue stream for merchants without the major risks of investing in an entire retail venture. However, the simplicity does come with a catch. Most POD services are marketplaces where brand identity doesn’t matter. For business owners who want to build and grow a brand, POD marketplaces just don’t make sense.

Read More

Topics: Guides, Tips and Tactics, Entrepreneurship, Print-on-Demand

85 Free Stock Photography Sites That Don't Suck

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jul 6, 2018 10:49:03 AM
**Update**
It's come to our attention that several sites listed here no longer exist. We've removed any non-working links and added a few new favorites. Check it out!
---
How do you find images for your content (blogs, social media, ebooks, ads, etc.)? Do you run a quick Google image search, click "save image as", and then recycle the pictures in your own content?

Stop!

Read More

Topics: Design, Tips and Tactics

A Backwards Sales Tactic: Freebies

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jun 29, 2018 8:00:00 AM

At first glance, freebies can sound like a big waste of money. However, with a little investment and patience, freebies can go a long way in achieving some surprising results. Here are a few interesting conclusions driven by freebies and a brief explanation into exactly what happens.

Read More

Topics: Tips and Tactics

Should You Test Ads on Gen Z?

Posted by Ngan Ton on Jun 22, 2018 8:30:00 AM

The youngest consumer group, Generation Z (or “Gen Z”), is quickly growing into a formidable force. By 2020, today's 14-19 year-olds will be the largest group of consumers worldwide, making up 40 percent of the US, Europe, and BRIC countries. Gen Z’s habits and behaviors will heavily influence the future of mainstream retail, and much of it already looks positive!

Read More

Topics: Tips and Tactics, Social Media

The GearLaunch Blog

We're here to help you grow by providing the latest in:

  • Ecommerce News
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Exclusive insights

 

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts