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Towal’s Trinkets

Aug 25th, 2011 Posted in General Musings | no comment »

Well, I had so much fun making that Is a Papillon Right for Me? lens that I decided to make one that was all about meeeeeeeeeee!   Seriously, I have so many irons in the fire now, I can barely keep track of them myself.

So now, I’ve made is super simple for all my internet stalkers out there to keep track of me in one easy place 😉  Browse on over to Towal’s Trinkets and have a peek.

You’ll find a list of all my blogs, my zazzle stores, my non-blog websites and even my twitter feed and etsy store is listed.   Everything right at your finger tips.  You can even see some products from several of my stores.

As an added bonus, if you see something you can’t live without (remember all my Zazzle products are customizable making them one-of-a-kind gifts!) a portion of anything you buy from my Towal’s Trinkets lens goes directly to Big Cat Rescue. (You can verify this at the top of the page by the ranking, which I have no control over).

Marketing & Self-Promotion A/K/A The Bane Of My Existence!

May 25th, 2011 Posted in General Musings | no comment »

So I am terrible at marketing my store(s).  Terribad.  I hate it.  HATE!  I am so uncomfortable doing it, I can’t even express how much I dislike it.  Ugh!   Mostly I do not do it and surprisingly, I’ve done pretty well for myself considering that I don’t do it.   However, one of my (very) soft goals for the year is to struggle through some self-promotion.  UGH!

Just the thought makes me want to crawl into bed for a week.   *deep breath*     I have several friends online that are such great self-promoters and do the best. marketing. evah!  I am so jealous of them because they make it look so easy and effortless.   Several of them have taken time to email with me over the years and they have been really helpful and they make it sound so easy, breezy and UGH!!!

Tonight, I decided I *had* to make some kind of progress on this (very) soft goal because we are almost half-way through the year and I’ve done pretty much doodlysquat so far.  In my defense, I had a kind of shitty start to the year with losing Cajun.  That pretty much sucked the life right out of me for several months and I am still not back to 100%, but it’s time to get moving in this area.

So tonight I set up a Facebook page for my Etsy store and added the widget over there to the right.   I also did something I swore I would never do and joined Twitter.

It’s a start.

Here is a cute Chihuahua picture for your trouble 🙂