thortful x Emmy Lupin: The journey of a new creator

A few weeks ago, we created a brand new creator guide blog post. It’s full of info to get you started and on a roll. But what about when you’re a few weeks in? What should you expect from your journey into creating cards? How can you thrive with thortful? We spoke to one of…

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Creator basics part 4 – Content creation, showcasing your designs and building your social media presence 👩🏽‍💻

Now that we’ve gone through the basics of uploading your designs and maximising your slot potential, let’s go through how to showcase your designs. Marketing is your best friend and the most inexpensive, effective, and accessible method is social media. If you don’t already have them, consider creating Instagram, Tiktok and Facebook accounts for your…

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Father’s Day social sharing assets!

Father’s Day is almost here and the pre-release collection is live! Shout about your amazing designs and hard work with our social sharing assets! Example card is by ‘Treacle and Blush’. HOW TO USE: Simply pick an image and save it. Pop it into the design programme of your choice, be it Photoshop, Illustrator or Procreate…

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Creator basics part 2: Optimising your slots

We know how important it is for creators to have the slots they need, but in order for us to optimise the customer experience we want to ensure that every creator is making the most of their current slots, and point them in the right direction before increasing this limit. The best way to optimise…

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Using Instagram for your business

With over 1 billion active users and over 100 million users using Instagram to shop, optimising your Instagram account should be top of the list for every small business owner. Below are two super helpful webinars from the team at Enterprise Nation. They help people create great small businesses through inspirational content, events, community and…

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Linking To Your thortful Profile

We love seeing our creators work shared around the web ❤️ One thing which can really help build your profile and increase sales is by sharing your thortful page on your social media and your own website (if you have one). Even if you sell your cards yourself through a different medium (e.g. Etsy or…

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Think Like a Customer

The best way to decide if your new card will sell? Put yourself in the shoes of a customer. We’ve laid out some top tips on how to do this, so that you can critique each design before you upload, and ask yourself ‘will customers buy this?’. 1. Customers are looking for a card for…

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Father’s Day Sharing Images

We’ve created some new sharing images just in time for Father’s Day, making it extra easy for you to share and promote your thortful cards. How to use them? Simply pick an image and save it. Pop it into the design programme of your choice, add one of your own designs into the card space, and…

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NEW: Sharing Images

Sharing your designs with your social media followers can be an easy way to get more people buying your cards: after all, your friends, family and followers tend to already be keen on your designs! We’ve recently updated our sharing images to give you a pre-made image to add your own design to and share…

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5 Tips for Designing a Top Seller

With key seasons coming up, it’s always good to think about how you can make your next card a bestseller. We’ve shortlisted 5 tips to help you ensure your next design is a success! . . . 1. Cards are for occasions We know that when designing a card, it’s important to think about trends, and humour, and…

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