Learn How to Sell More With Instagram Creative Live Class

Learn How to Sell More With Instagram Creative Live Class

I am headed for San Francisco to learn how to sell more with Instagram!    I will be an audience guest!   You can join the class FREE while it is broadcast live.  This Creative Live class, "Learn How to Sell More with Instagram"  is going to be taught by Sue B. Zimmerman.   Instagram is a powerful social media application.   Creative Live is an online learning community.   They bring the world's greatest experts directly to viewers.   Creative Live features workshops in photography, video, design, business, audio, music, and software training.   Anyone can watch the  live online workshops — Continue reading

Tools that make adding quotes to images easy to connect Social Media

Tools that make adding quotes to images easy to connect Social Media

Photographs with quotes and quote images are some of the top ways that visitors connect with me.   Many times this is how they arrive at the Classic Legacy website.  I want to share with you the tools that I have found to be the most helpful to create quotes that can be used on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and Instagram   ......and by the way these are the top  social media channels for me. Picmonkey for Your Computer Picmonkey is an application that can be used at this time only on your computer.    It is easy to use and allows you to edit your own photo or to create a Continue reading

October Thoughts on Permanence and Change for Classic Legacy custom gifts

October Thoughts on Permanence and Change for Classic Legacy custom gifts

"October is a symphony of permanence and change."  wrote  Bonaro Overstreet.   What a lovely quote to ponder on this October night.   Our world is a mix of things that seem to always be constant and things that are constantly evolving.   Classic Legacy serves retailers, museums, hotels, resorts, and corporations.   We walk that balance and symphony of permanence and change.      Things That Never Change for Classic Legacy Custom Gifts 1. Classic Legacy Custom Gifts will never stop being creative.   We love being creative and seeking out new ways to create unique and custom gifts.   Our Continue reading

Five Ways Small Businesses Can Use Pinterest

Five Ways Small Businesses Can Use Pinterest

Pinterest is a virtual pinboard that lets you organize anything you find on the internet.  It is very visually appealing and once you join you can create custom boards to collect what you find inspiring, interesting, and attractive.  Pinterest is easy to use and has many helpful tips.    Pinterest is fun!  Pinterest is a good tool for small businesses.   Here are some ideas.   Use Pinterest to: 1. Highlight your Customers Every business relies on good customers.    Pinterest is a wonderful way to share photos showcasing your customers.   I like to visit my client's  website, blog, or Continue reading

Why Like My Facebook Page:  Classic Legacy Custom Gifts

Why Like My Facebook Page: Classic Legacy Custom Gifts

New resolution:.......you will know why you should "like" Classic Legacy's Facebook page. You will stay informed on gift trends, learn tips about custom design, keep abreast of special offers, receive news, and be entertained..      Did you know that we offer a free screen sample to EVERYONE who wants to see what their logo will look like on custom gifts.   Look at this fabulous logo from Bellerive Country Club.   I just read Andrew Blakeley's article "Why I don't Like Your Brand on Facebook" on the Brian Solis site.   We all want reasons why we should invest the time to Continue reading

Social Media Tools and Classic Legacy Custom Gifts

Social Media Tools and Classic Legacy Custom Gifts

I am continually learning about social media and how it can help me better serve our Classic Legacy customers.   During the recent Dallas market I learned about the online catalog website Issuu.   We started out small but we now have a custom catalog available online!   The feedback from our reps has been great!   You can now go directly to the  Issuu website and view the catalog.    Thanks goes to Judy Gardiner of H. Gardiner Showroom for introducing us to this wonderful tool.    These are the other tools that I have recently used to learn.   1.  Online Catalog Issuu.......here is our Continue reading