How to Spot a Trend

If you’ve seen any Pack a Punch Designs on thortful then you’ll know that they are all based around current trends and themes, from the dangers of auto-correct, to the collective female obsession with Tom Hardy. But how do you spot these trends? Sophie, the brains behind the brand, gives us the lowdown on identifying all…

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Father’s Day Sharing Images 2018

Now is the perfect time to boost your sales by sharing your thortful cards – from social media to your customer newsletter. Just use the design programme of your choice to slot your card designs into the blank spaces. Add a caption, then link to your profile or the card itself, and share away! ……

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What to Design Right Now: June 2018

Find out what you should be designing, uploading and promoting right now in order to optimise your thortful sales, with our handy infographic below. Just cmd + click or ctrl + click to save! . . .     . . . . . .

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New Themes for Father’s Day 2018

Here at thortful HQ we’ve been brainstorming some particularly Dad-related topics to inspire your Father’s Day designs! From classic ‘Dad’ TV shows, to current trends to adapt for the occasion, read our hotlist to get inspired:   Sports and Hobbies: Football – think specific teams rather than football in general: Dads can be very loyal…

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Industry Design Trends for 2018

We’re always on the lookout for what is trending in the design world and across the card industry. There are lots of crossovers from homewares and stationery trends, and when it comes to cards sometimes it’s more of a subtle feel or accent rather than a specific use of a design trend. We’ve rounded up the…

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Mother’s Day Sharing Images 2018

We’ve got some more images to help you promote your thortful cards! Just use the design programme of your choice to slot your card designs into the blank spaces. Add a caption, then link to your profile or the card itself, and share away! … Right-click or Ctrl + click and save: Happy Sharing!

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Valentine’s Sharing Images 2018

It’s that time again! Get sharing your thortful cards with your followers in order to drive those Valentine’s purchases. Simply download some of our handy sharing images and pop your card design into the blank space. Remember to add a catchy caption to the image, then link to your profile or the card itself, and share…

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How To Get the Best Out of thortful: Limits and Removing Designs

A lot of you have been reviewing your collections and removing designs recently, but I know that the limits can be a little confusing and creators tend to think that thortful works just like other platforms such as Etsy. However, the way you upload to thortful needs to be treated a little differently if you…

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How to Use thortful to Promote Other Projects

Michelle Hird has brought us greeting card designs for over 18 months now with her HELLO LGBT brand. However, over the past year she has been working hard to introduce Binx the Jinx into the world. Binx the Jinx is a new children’s book, written and illustrated by Michelle Hird, and released in August; it’s…

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Christmas Card Sharing Images

Sharing can help you to boost your sales, especially around one of the biggest card-buying seasons of the year! We’ve created some Christmas-themed images to help you let your followers know that your cards are available on thortful. Simply use the programme of your choice to slot your own designs into the blank space, and…

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