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Your Christmas Checklist

Make sure you’re ready for the Christmas rush! Use our handy checklist to tick off all the things which you need to get sorted before the December rush. … Just ctrl + click (Mac) or right-click (Windows) to save …

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Valentine’s 2019 Deadline

It might seem a way off yet, but Valentine’s is coming up soon after Christmas! Please make sure your designs are uploaded before 17th December 2018. This gives us time to moderate them and get them into the category to start selling, and could even mean your designs get featured in our advertising! UPLOAD NOW: https://www.thortful.com/create

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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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Deadline to Upload for Christmas 2018

We hate to mention the dreaded C-word so early in the year, but for thortful it’s all about being as prepared as possible to win those sales! Please get your designs uploaded by 1st October 2018 to ensure they are considered for our Christmas collection this year. UPLOAD NOW We look forward to seeing all of…

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So Many Social Media Platforms, But Which is Best For Me?

With such a variety of social media platforms out there nowadays, how do you know which is right for you? Here, we’ve listed the four that we think are the most important, and given you a run-down of their strengths to help you decide where to focus your attention. … Instagram is widely regarded to…

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Envelope Images For Social Sharing

Want to tell your followers about a new card? Use these handy thortful envelopes to create a mock-up! thortful envelopes are a smart slate grey, with an embossed logo on the back. All files are PNG’s, so have transparent backgrounds, meaning you can easily slot them into whichever image you like.   Right-click, or ctrl + click to…

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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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