Posts tagged business

Rebekah Allan from Angel Foods has the best job in the world, talking about cakes! She believes anyone can make great cakes + anyone can make great money from cakes! Helping food lovers with positive support and a little bit of business know-how to help unlock the passion. Through high quality, easy to understand, actionable, fun tutorials, teaching others how to build the sweet business of their dreams. With a free Cake Business Toolkit on how to go from a HOBBY caker to making a KILLING in 3 days flat!

With any new business, getting your name out there and getting inquiries and orders is always the biggest challenge.  

There is always so much trial and error to figure out what to do (next) and what marketing strategy works (or doesn’t). While, yes, it does come down to ‘try, test, tweak, repeat’ at the same time, it’s nice to have a helping hand with what has worked for others!

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You've heard that having a blog is a good way to market your cake business. You've seen that lots of websites and businesses now include one, but you don't know what to post or where to start. You don't even know if it would make a difference for your cake business.
Today, I'm going to share with you 7 blog post ideas for your cake business to help you get started blogging. Each of the post ideas has the goal of attracting more customers and cake orders, so you can use blogging effectively to grow your cake business. Even better, if you make the key posts easy to find on your website, you'll write them once and they'll work over and over again for you as new visitors to your website - read, potential customers, see them.

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Deciding on your baking businesses brand and logo can be one of the most painstaking tasks of setting up your business.  There are so many options and ideas it can be hard to even know where to start.  Not to mention how indecisive you become when making decisions for yourself...or maybe that's just me!

I had known for years that I would name my home baking business Ever So Sweet, but when it came to designing the logo, business cards and website it took forever!  If you're stuck in that same quandary then I hope I can inspire you with some of my very favourite bakery logos and branding styles.

There is also a free download which includes some simple bakery themed icons to use in your own logo designs, on your website or to integrate into stationary and business cards - you've got a whisk, wooden spoon, cake on a stand and a cupcake.  I've included the transparent background .PNG files as well as Photoshop .PSD files, so you are free to use them wherever you want! 

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