Looking to sell your work or products in 2016?

    Kickstart your online creative shop in just one day with our friends at Squarespace.

    The second in a four–part series in partnership with our friends at Squarespace.
    You lovely lot can save 10% on your new website, online store or simple cover page with the code: THEDOTS (10% off first purchase).
    2016 has hit, if you’re lucky you’ve just about recovered from a killer hangover… now it’s all about keeping to those resolutions! Chances are that one of these is to tighten your purse strings and save money in 2016? Well we’ve got a great idea of how to take this one step further and actually make more money in 2016 – woohoo!
    We’ve previously highlighted some of the ways that The Dots & Squarespace perfectly complement each other in getting your portfolio online and in front of the best.
    The exciting thing about Squarespace is that you can get your online shop set up in one day and start selling your work/products immediately.
    Start selling your work, prints, products, commissions, designs instantly!
    The hassle-free, full commerce platform lets you set up an online store and start selling instantly. (If you can’t even wait to finish reading this blog, then you can hop straight there and bag 10% off your first purchase)!All e-commerce functions are integrated into the Squarespace platform and templates, so there’s no need to add any external shopping cart plugins (meaning customers stay within your site – yay!)

    The heavy-lifting is done for you…
    We’re yet to meet a creative person who enjoys personal admin! The fantastic thing with Squarespace is that it makes the whole process of managing your e-commerce website completely painless. The interface is user-friendly, keeping everything from inventory and process orders, print packing slips and customised emails all in one place… so you can focus on what you do best, create!
    Squarespace also makes adding your custom domain super simple.
    Be discovered – your online shop will be loved by search engines
    Just like your profile on The Dots, Squarespace websites are loved by search engines. They include clean article links, proper tagging, XML sitemaps, and valid XHTML code… helping you appear at the top of relevant searches and in front of hungry eyes.

    They’ve got your back – security and safety managed for you
    Squarespace manages all of the IT security for you, guaranteeing fast, unlimited hosting and ensuring all credit card data is kept safe and secure. Phew!The best thing is that you can do all of the above on a seriously tight budget, in-keeping with any New Year’s resolutions.
    Get the wheels in motion with your shiny new Squarespace store, website or cover page – nab 10% off your first purchase using the code: THEDOTS

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