T-Shirt Business

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Selling Tees Using Twitter

Twitter.com has become very popular in today’s internet world. A February 2009 Compete.com blog entry ranks Twitter as the third largest social network (behind Facebook and MySpace), puts the number of users at roughly 6 million and the number of monthly visitors at 55 million. Those are numbers that are hard [...]
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Engaging Your Visitors

When someone gets involved they tend to be more committed to something than someone just passing by. When people interact online they may be doing a multitude things like instant messaging while surfing the web. As a web site owner, you really have no idea whether you have a visitors full [...]
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Using Special Offers to Sell Your T-Shirts

As a whole, humans are programmed to avoid loss and danger. Without this basic instinct, the human race would have a difficult time surviving. Subconsciously, humans are constantly watching for cues that might suggest danger or the possibility of experiencing dramatic loss that lead them to flee or evade the problem [...]
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Creating a Viral Marketing Campaign

The focus of viral marketing is the fact that it has the ability to replicate itself without any outside assistance. A viral marketing campaign is one which allows and motivates customers who are exposed to the campaign to actively help spread the word themselves. Your customers pass on the word to [...]
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Selling Through Social Networking

Some of the most visited sites daily on the internet are various social networks. The largest demographic of these sites are the people who purchase the most tee shirts of any other group. There are many tee shirt brands that have launched to success with just a small beginning presence on [...]
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Halloween Promo Tactics

With Halloween approaching, it’s time for all you t-shirt shop owners out there to take advantage of this holiday when it comes to promoting your shop. Here’s some Halloween promo tactics that you can use to boost sales during Halloween time. Have a Halloween discount sale You should have a discount sale on every holiday, [...]
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Advanced Strategy to Selling T-Shirts

Plenty of t-shirt sites offer specials. Buy three get one free, free shipping of orders totaling a certain amount, percentage off an order and a bunch of others to increase the amount of the purchase. One method that isn’t seen too often is the standard up sell. Many large online retailers [...]
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Promote by Creating a Blog

The Internet has made it extremely easy for anybody who is willing to start a blog for their brand and use it to garner attention for what they are selling. From teenagers to Fortune 500 companies, many have come to the realization that writing a blog can attract attention and generate [...]
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Branding Your Clothing Line

Creating a brand identity is one of the most important aspects of building a successful clothing line. Your brand identity is how your customers are able to identify your business, and is achieved by any images, lingo, philosophy or other details about your clothing line. It’s what makes your business unique, and in [...]
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Zazzle Review

Bottom line: You can create all types of products, including skate board decks and shoes. Of course you can customize your own t-shirts, hoodies, sweaters, and other articles of clothing too, but only one site lets you customize skate decks, and who doesn’t wanna customize skate decks these days? This [...]
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T-Shirt Labeling

Production of a t-shirt involves a number of things: the kind of t-shirt used, the printing method used, and the means of labeling the t-shirt. When branding your clothing line it is necessary to show your logo as much as possible, and its also necessary to inform your customers on the details of [...]
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Myspace Marketing

Social networks are great tools for promotion to many small businesses. Myspace marketing is becoming more and more common, and nearly every business has a Myspace page. Does yours? If not, well I guess you already know what I’d suggest. If you plan on getting started or do happen to have a Myspace [...]
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Become a Sponsor

When marketing your t-shirt brand, one of the best ways to increase exposure is by becoming a sponsor. If you haven’t considered this method of promotion, here’s some tips to get you brainstorming[...]
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Cafepress

July 25, 2008 Shop or Create What's on Your Mind at CafePress Bottom line: You get your own e-shop, you can upload your own designs, you get to make your own...
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Good Customer Service

July 18, 2008 When selling t-shirts online, a major thing that determines your long term success in the industry is how well your customer service is. Of cours...
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Start a Blog

July 11, 2008 Blogging has become one of the biggest internet trends of the new millennium. Everybody and their momma has a blog. From businesses looking to ma...
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Selling at Events

July 4, 2008 One of the best ways to promote your clothing line is to attend and showcase at events and trade shows. You get to put your products in front of p...
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UPCs, Barcodes, RN#s, Oh My!

June 27, 2008 Alot of people coming into the t-shirt industry have tons of questions on what is refered to as the 'businessy' side of t-shirt selling and strug...