Saturday, January 26, 2013

Zazzle Spain

Just was checking out to practice my Spanish, and IMHO Zazzle needs to re-think their front page choices for Spain.  Here's some of the products I found featured there:

OK, their "Cosas Nuevas" (New Things) look fine, but the Crea Tu Producto section  (Create a Product?)...really?  They couldn't find any more interesting templates than "Your Image Here" to feature?   And since that's not even in Spanish...well, you can see the problem.  Makes me re-think some of my photo template designs that have "Your Photo Here" in stead of a cover photo in the frame.  I wasn't thinking of how that would translate (or not translate) to other languages. 

Anyways, just kinda made me chuckle.  Really makes me appreciate how they've re-done the front page on the US version of 

Friday, January 18, 2013

The Facebook 20% Rule

I gather facebook recently changed the rules regarding Cover Photos on business pages--Text in your photo can now only cover 20% of the area.  So what does that look like?  EosGrafx provides a tutorial here on how to make a graphic that  conforms to the new rules.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

POD Giveaways

One regular feature I'd like to have here is giveaways from various print on demand services and POD shops.  Here are some POD giveaways I found online...

POD Artist Giveaways
These giveaways are for items from individual POD artist shops.

Scribbleprints Stickers + Ad Space/Other Stuff (1/20) - Zazzle

A Better Me Day By Day Tote Bag (1/22) - Zazzle 

Original Custom Logo, Mugs and Print by  AbundanceLoveTrip (1/31) - Zazzle

CafePress Giveaways 
These giveaways can be used for items in the CP marketplace

CafePress iPad Case at Sammi's Blog of Life (1/17)

$25 CafePress CG at Susy Homemaker (1/18) 

$25 CafePress GC at She Scribes (1/18)

$25 CafePress CG at Missi Rose's Coupons (1/18)

$25 CafePress GC at Mamma in Flip Flops (1/21)

$25 CafePress GC at Pandora's Deals (1/21)

$25 CafePress CG at Lucky Ladybug (1/22)

$25 CafePress GC at Party of Three (1/23)  

$25 CafePress GC at And the Little Ones Too (1/25)

$50 CafePress GC at Baby Loving Mama (1/25)

$25 CafePress GC at Learning to Limit (1/27) 

$25 CafePress GC at Peanut Butter and Whine (1/30)

$25 CafePress GC at Thrifty Ninja (1/31)

$25 CafePress GC at Moms Review 4 You (2/1)

$25 CafePress GC at Our Crazy Boys (2/3)

$25 CafePress GC at Bless Their Hearts Mom (2/3)
$25 CafePress GC at Cookies and Clogs (2/3) 

$25 CafePress GC at Misadventures of a First Time Mom (2/3)

$25 CafePress GC at Cookies and Clogs (2/4) 

$25 CafePress GC at Frugal Plus (2/4)

$25 CafePress GC at Mommy Wants Freebies (2/4)

$25 CafePress GC at Cheerios & Lattes (2/5) 

$25 CafePress GC at (2/7)

$25 CafePress GC at Kiddies Corner Deals (2/7)

$25 CafePress GC at As Mom Sees It (2/8)

$25 CafePress GC at A Mom's Take (2/8) 

$25 CafePress GC at Mama 3 Munchkins (2/11)

$25 CafePress GC at The Crazy House Reviews (2/11)

$25 CafePress CG at 3 Boys and a Blog (2/14)

$25 CafePress GC at Arizona Mama (2/14)

Zazzle Giveaways

Zazzle Mug (2/21)

If you know of another giveaways by a PODs or POD artist please let me know and I'll add it!  If you would like to sponsor a giveaway on this blog, please e-mail me at