[New Feature] Animated GIFs for email, social, website & e-commerce

What is an animated GIF? A GIF is a type of image file. An animated GIF means the image includes animation or movement. A GIF does not include sound. Think of it as a looped, short, silent video or a slideshow. You can now [...]

16 Free Tools for Digital Marketing

Here at SnapRetail we work with thousands of small business owners tackling their digital marketing. Over the years, we have picked up a few tools that make life a little easier and we want to share them with you! From finding photos, to editing [...]

The SnapRetail 60/30/10 Social Media Rule

What is the 60/30/10 rule? The 60/30/10 rule is a social media marketing technique that helps you maximize your social media impact by leveraging engaging content, sharing information from non-competitive businesses and local or industry organizations, and promoting products and services.   We typically [...]

Introducing The SnapRetail Podcast!

To help you with your marketing while you are on the go, SnapRetail has launched a new podcast!These bite-sized episodes will give you the email, social media, and website marketing advice you need to market your small business and get the most out of SnapRetail.Each [...]

Increase Your Marketing Engagement with Instagram Images

How important are images? The short answer is very! But, what are the details that support that answer? First, articles with images get 94% more total views on average. That success continues to Facebook where engagement rates for photos are 37% higher over text only. Does that [...]

New Feature: Smart Calendar, Scheduling Your Social and Email Posts is Easier Than Ever!

If you ask any of our small businesses about their most loved SnapRetail feature, the survey is always pretty clean: the planning calendar. Why? You can easily get a comprehensive view of your marketing plan: emails, social posts, website updates, and events. But, even the [...]

3 Last Minute Tips for Thanksgiving Weekend

Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. Fill up on the turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pie while you have the chance because the next few days will be a bit of a retail blur. Inventory will fly off the shelves, but we’ve got three last [...]

How to Make Word-of-Mouth Work for Small Businesses

A guest blog post from our friends at Unity Marketing On August 15-18 the 47th anniversary of Woodstock will be celebrated, a watershed moment for we Baby Boomers in the 60s, when nearly half-a-million young people gathered on a farm in upstate New York [...]

Facebook is Still King If You Want to Reach Young People. And It’s Not Even Close.

A guest blog post from our friends at Civic Science Those of us in marketing and media love to over-hype new things. Remember when “location-based” services like Foursquare were all the rage for about five minutes? Today, it’s Pokémon Go. Tomorrow it will be [...]

Facebook 60/30/10 Rule: Learn How to Post Consistently

Post your way to Facebook success! Creating consistent, engaging content for Facebook can be a challenge. That's why we've created the 60/30/10 Facebook Rule. Watch the video below to learn how you can look like a pro on Facebook! The 60 :: Be a Resource [...]