I am debating possibly expanding. No not my waistline, although that seems to be happening all by itself… But that’s another thing. After a facebook conversation and some thought, I wonder if you might be interested in some of my images as prints. I’m thinking around A4, or similar in size, with a card mount. … Continue reading Would you buy prints?
I’m having a book sale. My novels are going through a sequence of work that includes reformatting and new cover designs. So, I have a box of the old cover designs and once the work is complete they won’t be current. A sale is in order. I’ve updated the descriptions, double checked stock quantities and … Continue reading Book Sale
Today’s task is to improve the overall search-ability for the website. It’s a behind the scenes thing that helps Google, and others to find your website more easily. So, today I will be working on SEO, focusing on the products in the shop. I use Yoast – SEO plugin for wordpress, the free version. You … Continue reading Working on SEO
Over this weekend I have been preparing images for some new greeting card designs. I made sure to include some previous designs that were popular, and sold out, too. It wasn’t easy to choose the images. But they are with the printer and I now wait for the cards to arrive. When they do I’ll … Continue reading New Greeting Card Designs
I declare the Sarah Barnard shop open for business! The shop is now open again, and linked to the lower of the top menus. I decided to reactivate the shop, and have the greeting cards back on for sale. They sold reasonably well when they were available before, so it makes sense. All the images … Continue reading The Shop is Open
I know, I said I wouldn’t be reactivating the shop, but the software is all set up. I’ve adjusted the stock to reflect what I actually have here. So I’m reconsidering the shop. There are books available, and some greeting cards. I have more images to use, and I’ve had some images printed onto blocked … Continue reading Reconsidering the shop
Nanowrimo has been part of my writing journey since 2005, and I completed the challenge several years in a row before life got in the way and I took an extended break from the whole thing for a few years. The Portal series was pretty much written as part of, or as a result of, … Continue reading Let the novel begin…
Fitting this in around other stuff going on isn’t always easy, and I am aware that sometimes the website suffers as a result. But I hope there are still a few of you who wander in to see what I’m up to from time to time. This week I have been sorting, packaging, cataloguing, and … Continue reading All new greeting cards
Thank you all so much for helping test the new shop. There were a few wrinkles to iron out, as I suspected, and as is the purpose of such testing. But I think we have them sorted now. Should you come across any issues please let me know and we can try to solve them … Continue reading Thank you
Right then folks, I need to test my shop. I’ve tested it with paypal sandbox and I think it looks all ok and good to go. It look like it’s all working as it should and transactions seem to be going through properly, but I want to test it with real people and real sales. … Continue reading 50% off greeting cards and ebooks.