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How to minimise your ecommerce shipping costs

How to minimise your ecommerce shipping costs

Our partners at Parcelhub share their best tips and tricks on how you can decrease shipping costs and enhance the customer experience.

Guest Author
By Guest Author 17 September, 2020
How to Scale Your Business on a Budget: a Q&A with Mailchimp’s Deana Thornton

How to Scale Your Business on a Budget: a Q&A with Mailchimp’s Deana Thornton

Deana Thornton is the director of commerce marketing at Mailchimp. She talks how to grow sustainably as a business and locate the right areas to invest in.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 16 September, 2020
Here’s how six businesses nail consistent visual branding across all channels

Here’s how six businesses nail consistent visual branding across all channels

Consistent visual branding helps build a relationship with customers and gain their loyalty and trust. Here's how six businesses keep their branding aligned, online and offline.

Elly Strang
By Elly Strang 03 September, 2020
Keeping it consistent: How to make sure your branding’s aligned online and offline

Keeping it consistent: How to make sure your branding’s aligned online and offline

Having visual consistency across your different online and offline channels is essential to gaining recognition and loyalty from your customers. Whitestone branding expert Christa Ramus shares how to achieve this consistency.

Elly Strang
By Elly Strang 03 September, 2020
Marketing Inspo: 18 Tips to Create a Customer Retention Program that Actually Works

Marketing Inspo: 18 Tips to Create a Customer Retention Program that Actually Works

Customer retention programs are vital to small businesses so if you don't have one in place, now is a great time to start. Here's our guide on how to craft one.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 31 August, 2020
One size does not fit all: How to talk to customers of different generations

One size does not fit all: How to talk to customers of different generations

Jasmine Glasheen is an expert in helping retailers craft great content strategies. She shares how to communicate more effectively with customers of all ages.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 19 August, 2020
How to go carbon neutral as a small business

How to go carbon neutral as a small business

Our partners at Sendle share how and why small businesses should make efforts to eliminate the carbon emissions they contribute to the atmosphere.

Guest Author
By Guest Author 18 August, 2020
How to weave sustainability through your fashion brand

How to weave sustainability through your fashion brand

There are other aspects of a fashion brand's sustainability journey besides supply chain and packaging. Our partners at SupplyCompass break down how to make sure your impact is light, post-purchase.

Guest Author
By Guest Author 16 August, 2020
A Complete Guide to Packaging Design: How to Create Beautiful and Functional Packages for Your Products

A Complete Guide to Packaging Design: How to Create Beautiful and Functional Packages for Your Products

When it comes to packaging design, choosing the right materials, graphic design and copy can bring your product to life. Here's our step-by-step guide on how to do it.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 11 August, 2020
A complete guide to joining noissue’s Eco-Packaging Alliance

A complete guide to joining noissue’s Eco-Packaging Alliance

The Eco-Packaging Alliance is a global community of sustainable businesses that noissue helps with minimizing their impact on the environment. One way we do this is planting a tree every time they place a packaging order. Want to get involved? Here's how to become a member.

Elly Strang
By Elly Strang 04 August, 2020
Marketing Inspo: 7 Marketing Metrics Every Retail Business Should Track

Marketing Inspo: 7 Marketing Metrics Every Retail Business Should Track

Whether you're aiming to increase sales or to drive brand awareness, it's important to always measure your marketing performance as a small business. Here, we break down the marketing metrics you should be looking at to see if your efforts are paying off.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 03 August, 2020
Design Portfolio: How to Showcase Your Packaging Designs

Design Portfolio: How to Showcase Your Packaging Designs

This tutorial will help you quickly create digital compositions for your packaging design portfolio using pre-designed mockups as a starting point.

Guest Author
By Guest Author 29 July, 2020
How to Establish Trust and Intimacy on Social Media: A Chat with Merchant Method Founder Chris Guillot

How to Establish Trust and Intimacy on Social Media: A Chat with Merchant Method Founder Chris Guillot

Christine Guillot is the founder of Merchant Method, and she's a purpose-driven retail consultant who helps independent merchants and creators be more profitable. She shares how small business should shift their social media strategy to connect with customers and win their business.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 20 July, 2020
Telling your story: a brand identity guide for small businesses

Telling your story: a brand identity guide for small businesses

Thinking of developing a brand identity for your small business, but don’t know where to start? We've laid out the four facets of branding, and how to polish up each of them in a few simple steps.

Guest Author
By Guest Author 16 July, 2020
Tips on how to go plastic free this July

Tips on how to go plastic free this July

Looking for some inspiration on how to go plastic free this July, but not sure where to start? We've pulled together some easy tips and tricks to help you on your sustainability journey.

Elly Strang
By Elly Strang 12 July, 2020
Marketing Inspo: Marketing Automation for SMBs - How to Do It Right

Marketing Inspo: Marketing Automation for SMBs - How to Do It Right

As a small business, you can take advantage of some simple marketing automation to improve your customer experience and free up your time. Read on for how to get Marketing Automation right for Small Businesses.

Francesca Nicasio
By Francesca Nicasio 03 July, 2020