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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How to Use Trends to Inspire Your Card Designs

Hi, my name’s Nicole and I’m the owner and designer at Native 21! I’ve teamed up with thortful to give you a few handy hints and tips on following trends to inspire card designs… ——— Keep your ear to the ground Is your Twitter timeline filled with Great British Bake Off puns? Facebook flooded with…

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How to Tag Your Cards

We know that the science of tagging can be more complex than nuclear physics, so we’ve written a simple guide to give you some key tips on how to tag for optimum results on thortful. Remember that if you miss one or two then you needn’t worry as we edit and optimise them when moderating,…

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5 Ways to Make More Sales

No time? No problem! We’ve come up with five quick tips to help you boost those sales!  .  . Have occasion cards We’ve found that customers buy thortful cards for specific, card-sending occasions. From Birthday to Get Well to Anniversary, make sure your cards fit these. This can be as simple as adding a ‘Happy…

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Zoe Brennan: How to Design a Bestseller

Want to know how you to design a bestselling card? thortful Creator Zoe Brennan has already done it, and here she gives you some tips on how you can create one of your own. … At Zoe Brennan we know the benefit of having a best-selling design. Here’s how you can too. Let’s start with…

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How to: Make Sales Outside of the Big Occasions!

We all know that having designs for the big occasions is the most hard-and-fast way to ensure that you maximise your sales figures overall, but what about those times when there isn’t a big occasion on the horizon? First of all it’s best to ensure that you’ve got at least one design for all of…

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Collections: How to Use Them to Market Your Cards!

Our thortful collections are a handy tool for customers to create lists of cards and share them with their friends. However, not only are they a fun feature for customers, but they can be useful for you as a creator too! Read on for some top tips on using collections to market your cards… ……….…

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