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8 Profitable Niches to Expand to in Apparel Decoration

Apparel decoration has evolved as a trade and has proved to be one of the most flourishing industries. While in some places apparel decoration is hugely recognized as a profitable business trade, it is yet to gain adequate worldwide recognition. If you’re not aware of it yet but possess the right skills to establish your […]

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9 Common Screen Printing Mistakes – and How to Avoid Them

Building a printing business is rewarding, but it can also be challenging. By avoiding the most common screen printing mistakes, you will set your print shop up for success. The Screen Printing Industry is Growing – and So Is Competition The market forecast for the screen printing industry shows significant growth. But to become part […]

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Want to grow your print shop? Find a niche

If you feel like you hear the term ‘niche marketing’ a lot lately, you’re not alone. With the digital revolution giving pretty much anyone with a smartphone and a few bucks the ability to build a website and start selling products online, everyone is trying to find their own little corner of the universe to […]

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9 Mistakes Embroidery Businesses Make and How to Fix Them

We all want to make money, and making mistakes in any business can be detrimental to the overall success of the business. With tight margins and stiff competition, many commercial embroidery quotes have really thin profit margins built-in, and having to redo work or discard items can become costly for your business. 1. Underquoting Underquoting […]

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8 Key Steps to Building An Accurate Production Schedule

Are you missing deadlines? Do you find your production team always rushing to get orders out? Is your sales team taking more orders than your production team can handle? These are tell-tale signs that you are not keeping an accurate production schedule. What is a production schedule and why is it important? A production schedule […]

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YoPrint The Complete Guide to Buying Domain Names

The Complete Guide of Buying Domain Names

Can you imagine paying $31,180,000 for PrivateJet.com? The top 10 most expensive domain names sell for over 10 million USD each. Businesses that covet these domain names see the name of their website as one of their most important branding assets. They are willing to pay up for these domain names to lock them in. What […]

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Breakless Pricing: Sustainable Approach to Pricing

Is your pricing matrix done correctly? Mark Coudray, a strategist in the print industry, thinks this might not be the case. He talks about what’s wrong with pricing matrices and how if you’re not careful, taking on more orders makes you less money. What does he mean exactly? Let’s get a good view of this […]

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HTTPS? SSL? What is it and why you should care?

What is HTTPS and SSL? Have you ever noticed that some website URLs start with http://, while others start with “https://” with a lock sign? What does it mean? HTTP refers to the protocol or language used by your browser to communicate with a server. Typically, when you open a page, the browser will make […]

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Pricing for Profitability An In Depth Guide for Markup Margin v1.1

Pricing for Profitability: An In-Depth Guide to Markups and Margins

The formula for profit is simple: price – cost = profit. The question is, how can you price your product for profitability? Let’s look at two common pricing strategies: Markups and Margins. What is Markup? Markup is the difference between price and cost. In other words, markup is your profit. Let’s say that Jane runs […]

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YoPrint - The Art of Proofing: Are you doing it right?

The Art of Proofing – Are You Doing It Right?

Proofing is a necessary part of every job you run in your print shop. The question is – are you doing it right? Who proofs your jobs, and do they have the right training or knowledge? There are a number of small things that you should think about when it’s time to proof – that’s […]

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