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Here you’ll find all sorts of super useful information for making the most out of your web hosting experience
as well as countless tips and tricks for small business owners, freelancers, digital professionals and online entrepreneurs.

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23 Nov

Black Friday Hosting Deals: Jump-Start Your Online Business
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In this article, we're going to look at the key steps in starting your online business, and how to take advantage of this year's Black Friday hosting deals to do so. During Black Friday, businesses from all industries welcome the holiday season by offering incredible one-time deals. While Black Friday is a great occasion to buy presents for your loved ones, it may also be an opportunity to start (or grow) your business. Business service providers often use Black Friday to attract new customers through hefty discounts. You’re likely to find everything...

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19 Nov

What Education is Needed to Become a Coach?
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Coaching is a popular and rewarding career choice – and it’s an increasingly sought-after profession, too. The coaching industry has seen huge growth in the past decade and, for ten years running, it’s been the second fastest growing industry in the world (beaten only by IT). So if you’re looking to become self-employed or even start your own business, now is a better time than ever to learn how to become a coach. Coaches work with individuals or businesses to help their clients improve their performance in a specific area. The...

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16 Nov

Getting & Handling Inventory for Your Online Boutique
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You know the online boutique industry is booming. You mighe even know online fashion sales are expected to rise from $481.2 billion in 2018 to $712.9 billion in 2022. What you want to know, now that you've decided to enter the market, is how to get inventory for your online boutique. That's what this post is all about. While establishing your brand is a great way to showcase your creative skills, inventory management enables you to flex those logistical muscles. Ensuring you have the right inventory at the right time...

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13 Nov

Design Your Online Boutique with 2-FREE WordPress Themes (Tutorial)
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The online retail landscape is both very promising and very competitive. So, for your brand to stand out, it needs to offer a distinctive, memorable, and dynamic customer experience. Especially if you’ve been operating a brick and mortar store for years, the prospect of going digital can seem overwhelming. But when you take a realistic look at it, you’ll find that every potential roadblock can be overcome with the right tools and practices. In our Ultimate Guide to Online Boutiques, we introduced you to the preliminaries of how to open your digital...

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10 Nov

How to Start an Online Fashion Boutique (Jewelry)
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If you have an eye for design and appreciate beautiful jewelry and have thought about becoming your own boss, you've probably asked yourself more than once how to start a jewelry business online. And you wouldn't be alone. The jewelry market is expected to grow significantly, so there’s lots of potential for your business to succeed. In 2018, the global jewelry market was worth $278.56 billion. In 2025, that number is expected to rise to $480.5 billion. The beauty of an online jewelry shop is that you no longer have...

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6 Nov

How to Get Photography Clients – Content Marketing, In-Person & Social
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You've gathered your photos that showcase your best work, you've registered your domain for free and created a portfolio using HostPapa's WordPress hosting plans. Congratulations. Now, how do you get photography clients? There are a number of ways, but we are going to focus on three of them: in-person marketing, social media marketing – both organic and paid – and content marketing. Before diving into the world of social media, it's important to remember that while having an online presence is important, so, too, is making connections in the real world. Check out...