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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter Issue #24 – Tips & Tricks!

Hello fellow Creatorpreneurs!

In this week’s newsletter, we’ll be sharing some tips and tricks to help you create graphics that look great and stand out.

Whether you’re working with a limited budget or just want to take your design skills to the next level, we’ve got you covered.

I’m sure one of these ideas will get you moving in the right direction


CREATORPRENEUR IDEAS OF THE WEEK!

Create your own ‘moodboard’ for inspiration

Create a Mood board!

I’ve done this a few times for inspiration when I’m hitting blanks trying to come up with design ideas.

Finding other users’ work that inspires you, you can create what designers call a “mood board”.

Creating a mood board can be an easy way to come up with ideas for your next design project. Moodboards are simply collections of pictures or sketches that help you visualize what you want to create.

You can use them to get inspired by different styles, themes, or even colors. You can also use them as a way to plan out your design ideas before starting on a project.

Places to find inspiration:

Pinterest (the very best for mood board creation)

DeviantArt (the largest online art gallery and community)

Pixabay.com (a great place to find FREE images you can use in your designs, and for your mood board)

GRAPHICS CREATOR VIDEO OF THE WEEK

Here’s a video I created awhile ago, but it’s still one of my favorites. You can use this technique to create some really creative images with The Graphics Creator!

HELPFUL ARTICLE OF THE WEEK.

How to find PNG images

Looking for free PNG images to use on your website or blog? You’re in luck! Here’s an article we just posted that can help you find FREE transparent PNG graphics:

https://graphicscreator.laughingbirdsoftware.com/how-to-find-transparent-png-images-for-your-designs/

CREATORPRENEUR TIP OF THE WEEK

Getting your created graphics and designs in front of the people who matter can be a daunting task. But with the right strategies, it’s not impossible.

You need to find “Micro-influencers” – people that already have a nice following. Then, you’ll pay them to promote your site, product or service!

Hop over to FIVERR for help finding some of these micro-influencers that are in your niche.

Hope this edition of The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter got your brain stirring a bit! Let us know in the comments what you think.

See you next issue!

-Marc & Lisa

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The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter – Blog Content Guide-Issue #29

No matter what online business you have, there's no way to avoid publishing blog content. Offering helpful and/or timely information to prospective buyers and current customers is just part of running a successful business... one focused on pleasing customers.

But when you need to spend most of your time creating products and services, fitting in blogging seems near impossible. Not to mention that throwing up a few words doesn't cut it if you want to get noticed on Google's search engines.

Yep, it can all be a bit too much!

In this blog content guide, I'm going to show you how to get the help you need to get started as a content blogger or to grow your small blog.

Take a look below at the list of resources below.

Then check out the "Posting a blog article" Creatorpreneurs Tip at the end of the newsletter!

The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter – Issue #28- Get Visible!

It's hard to believe that kids are going back to school and that we're entering the fall season in the western hemisphere! This means it's time to make new plans and set goals for the next one.

And, it 'tis the season to sell... after all, the holidays are just around the corner.

So, we're here to help you get prepared. No, August is not too early to start. Holiday decor is already on the shelves (because big retailers are planning ahead). In order to compete successfully, you should be planning now too!

Your first goal should be to make sure you're visible. The cool tools we're talking about today will help!

Take a look!

The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter – COLOR POWER! Issue #27

What effect do colors have on you?

You buy a sky blue shirt because that color goes well with your skin tone. You wait a month to have a new car shipped to you because you wanted it in "Cherry Red", instead of the basic black one on the sales lot. And you very carefully choose the color of a new rug or carpet... after all, you have to look at it every day for many years to come.

And I'd bet you spend way too much time selecting just the right colors for your next design!

Why all of this focus on choosing the best color? Because you need a helpful color... one that pleases, encourages, excites, calms, warms... or just stands out.

Whether you're choosing a color for prospective buyers or to attract a mate (LOL), color is power!

Continue reading below as Marc and I show you a couple of tools that'll make it easy to choose design colors, whether it's for your graphics or your home renovation!

The Creatorpreneurs Newsletter – What You’ve Missed-Issue #26

Hey Creatorpreneurs!

Today's newsletter will help you gather helpful information you need to increase revenue in your small business.

Just look at what you've missed from the Creatorpreneurs Academy!

You'll find 10 easy-to-read articles and/or short videos...

Browse the list to see what you need help with!

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