Every human being wants to be productive in all things but most importantly with work. Nothing is worse than trying to get something done and it’s taking FOREVER to get done. Doubt, fear, insecurity all come collapsing in on you at once, then the questions start rolling in your mind – What’s wrong with me? Why can’t I get this right? Why is this taking so long? Am I hungry? etc. Comparisonitis hits you big time and Shiny Object Syndrome seems to drown you and you realize that at a time you must be the most productive you’ve just wasted hours of being unproductive. No fear! We’ve got ways to boost your work productivity with tips and tools. Let’s get started!
Ever think about making things work smarter for business? Yeah… we want to work smarter too. With technology advancing, there are so many automation tools to increase productivity for business. The question is which tools actually help you work smarter and automate tedious tasks for you. That’s where we do the research for you and give you a head start with our top tool list. Let’s get started!
Creating images in Stencil is incredibly easy and fast that you’ll create thousands of images. It’s true. I alone have 2,000 saved images in Stencil. Can you imagine when I have to look for an image that I created months ago? Yeah… not the most productive way to spend my time. What if I told you that you can now create images in Stencil and organize them into neat categorized Collections (almost like file cabinets) that you can easily find to use later. That would be amazing, right?! Well, my friend, today is the day that we unveil the Collections release where you can now organize images and increase productivity with Stencil.
Have you ever seen a design and wonder – how did they do that? Creating graphic designs can be a wonderful feat however it can be a bit stressful. Sometimes making decisions on colors, fonts, filters, etc. can be overwhelming for a non-designer. When there’s confusion on how an image should look, it can be a huge time-waster! Today we want to bring you simple graphic design tips for the non-designer that will save hours of frustration and time. Let’s get to the tips!
Visual marketing is at the forefront of any business or brand. Social media is extremely important in achieving that. Having images to reflect your brand and business story will help your business get noticed, if you have the right tools to present them. Stencil knows the importance of creating images for business in a fast and efficient manner. ViralTag is a social media scheduling tool that concentrates on visual marketing. That’s why ViralTag and Stencil have teamed up to give you visual marketing super powers!
For any business or brand, social media has become a much needed marketing tool. Consumers will search social media platforms for news and offers a business may have and for that reason it’s important to have a social media presence. Even for entrepreneurs, solopreneurs, or small business owners, there should be a presence, maybe not on all social media platforms; however a distinct following to express their business is valid on one or two platforms. This can create a strain to an entrepreneur or small business that doesn’t have an enormous budget where they can hire an agency or firm. What’s one to do? Well there are a number of social media scheduling tools to help business owners with slim budgets and provide powerful capabilities that offer a focus on sharing visual content. Let’s go through our top 5 social media scheduling tools and hopefully you can find one that works for you!
Social media marketing can be a chore finding out what your audience would like to see, let alone creating images that will entice potential customers. Here at Stencil, we want to make social media graphics easy and fast for business owners. We’re making big strides in making sure that Stencil can become your go-to image tool. The faster and easier it is for you to make social media images, the better your business will flow with social media graphics made easy with templates.
Starting a business can be stressful and exciting at the same time and in many aspects it doesn’t get easier. When you finally have everything in order (or almost), more orders need fulfilling and service requests have become more than you can handle. Priorities must take place, and you must focus and plan. Otherwise your small business that’s off to a good start will fail to grow the way you’d like it to. If you find your business stuck in ‘growth limbo’, there may be 3 things preventing your small business from growing.
Icons are used in our every day lives. We may not be aware of it or notice until we are traveling abroad, taking a driver’s test, or clicking a link on a website. Part of great visual design includes icons and graphics. Rather than a photo or color background, icons can deliver universal communication in social media, web design, and other images. We’d like to guide you on how to create images with icons and graphics using Stencil. This way any images you create for social media and other platforms can have a clear message, leaving no confusion with potential customers or clients.