Category Archives: Shopping

Big Bad Wolf 2019 Book Sale Haul

This is a late post. My daughter and her friend withstand the biggest book sale in Manila wait in line for about 5 hours to get these books.

Couponing Good for Business

If you have a small scale business, you know how hard it is to compete with other businesses that are more established. You would have to start from the very bottom and would have to work on your promotions and advertisements in order to get noticed. While having your own website can be a great help, you can be noticed more with the help of reliable and established websites. 

There are a number of reasons why couponing can be good for businesses and let us run through these reasons:

  • When you distribute coupons, you will become more well-known because your brand name can be seen immediately by people. People will tend to recognize you more the next time that they see the products and services that you are offering.
  • If you already have some customers, having discounts available would seem like you are giving back because they are patronizing your products. This will help your loyal customers like your products more and at the same time, recognize and maybe even try the other products that you are offering.
  • Old stocks can be a big problem because this will only take up a lot of space. Those that will not be used will just be wasted and this would mean that you have not reached your target market. Remember that what you can do is to give out discounts and other promos that will help clear out your old stocks easier from various places.

Do remember though that when distributing coupons, make it seem like it is a good deal. Even though a lot of people get excited with sales and discounts, there are a lot of shoppers who are smarter now and they can immediately tell if the offer is good or bad. You would want to make an offer to your market that they cannot resist. Making sure that you have a tracking number for all of your promos can be a good thing because you will be able to tell which discounted items have been purchased or not. You will also be able to monitor if couponing has helped you reach your target sales goal or not depending on the number of coupons that have been used for a certain time period.

Best Practical Gift Ideas for Photo Enthusiasts

A gift reflects your personality, but it should be according to the personality and choice of the person, to whom it is presented. If you are thinking about the gift idea for photo enthusiast, let us help you. Here is our little list, which can help you to buy a gift for him or her.

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Camera phone lens kit

We have our smart phone with us all the time. This kit has four lenses of different resolutions, which can be attached with the phone camera. The person, who loves photography, with defiantly love to have this.

Camera lens coffee mug

You can find coffee mugs, which looks like a large camera lens. They have signs of different companies, so select his favorite company. These mugs are available in local shops, you can find them online too.

Pocket reflector

Reflector is very important for any photo.  shoot. However, it is not possible to carry a large one. You cab gift this small reflector to your loved one. He can easily carry it in his pocket or in this bag.

Bluetooth selfie remote shutter

Your photographer will love to have this, as it will help him to be a part of his own photoshoot. It can be connected with any camera and pictures can be taken with a remote control.

Gorilla pod

It’s very important to set the angle of the camera, but it very difficult too. This is a flexible pod, which help the photographer to adjust the angle of the camera in its desired position.

Camera shoulder backpack

These bags are available in verity of sizes and materials. You can choose one according to your budget.

You can find plenty of gifts in different prices. Decide your budget range before you start shopping for your photographer.