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GreyBugPhoto

Starting a Photography Business on a Budget

For many aspiring photographers, the idea of using used or older equipment may seem to limit their photography, however with the right technique, you can deliver photography that competes with top pho...
by TackMaster TackMaster in Trending topics Tuesday
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GreyBugPhoto

Catapult Your Business with Neuromarketing

Have you ever heard that red makes you stop, blue is soothing or black is luxurious? If you have then this is due to neuromarketing? Companies have been using neuromarketing to elicit responses and be...
by TackMaster TackMaster a week ago
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GreyBugPhoto

Building a Videography Business

Starting a business is challenging enough but starting a videography business requires some key components to building a business. First, we need to start a portfolio. Have a name, website and if you ...
by TackMaster TackMaster in Trending topics a week ago
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Jamesenator

Scammers Using TT to Contact Pros

I was contacted by an individual (Alabama) who told me he found me on Thumbtack and wanted a website. I was a big project (over 40 pages), with a framework of eight main pages. He asked that I make th...
by Jamesenator Level 5 a week ago
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hannahL

6 signs it’s time to raise your prices.

Knowing exactly how much to charge for your services is as much an art as a science. Staying competitive is impossible if you don’t raise your prices, but knowing when to do so is tricky. We caught up...
by Thumbtack Writer Thumbtack Writer in Small business blog 3 weeks ago
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Drew

Need Health Insurance? Now is the time!

Hi pros,  Open Enrollment is the time each year when you can sign up for health insurance if you don’t already have coverage. If you - or someone you know - needs health insurance, the time to act is ...
by Community Manager Community Manager 12-12-2019
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wayfairer

General Liability Insurance

Hi all,Ive been an independent contractor for many years, and a somewhat unwilling slave to the gig economy as supplemental income.  Recently I made the move to Thumbtack and sort of unexpectedly star...
by wayfairer Level 1 in Trending topics 11-25-2019
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KellynB

Introducing Alia for House Cleaners

Today we are excited to announce a new pilot partnership between Thumbtack and Alia to provide portable benefits to house cleaners using Thumbtack in New York and California. Eligible house cleaners ...
by Thumbtack Employee Thumbtack Employee 11-23-2019
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IdahoBalloonGuy

Low Ballers!

Okay, I am wondering if this happens to anyone else here?My Rates are Clearly Posted on My Profile, and even are Shown in the Gig Inquiry.In spite of this, I still get people wanting to haggle over my...
by IdahoBalloonGuy Level 5 in Trending topics 11-06-2019
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hannahL

How to get more reviews.

In a world where everything is searchable, more and more people are relying on online reviews to decide where to take their business. For many, an online review holds the same weight as a recommendati...
by Thumbtack Writer Thumbtack Writer 09-02-2019
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