Why You Need a Great Profile Picture – and How to Get One

Your profile picture is one of the most important elements of your online presence. There may be plenty of photos of you floating around, but your profile picture is the one that’s going to get the most views. It’s the one that most people see first—and most often. What does it say about you? Does [...]

New E-Course: Learn How to Create Custom Images

Announcing our new free e-training: How to Create Your Own Custom Images with Software You Probably Already Have and Know How to Use. Go here to get the course for free! We’ve developed an online training course that shows you how to create your own images using software you probably already have and know how [...]

By |January 30th, 2016|Announcements, Faith Works Books & Images, Social Media|0 Comments

Customer Complaints: You Don’t Understand Me

When your customers complain, be sure you understand what they want before you take action. I recently downloaded a free digital product. I absolutely understood that the source was going to try to sell me more products—and that’s fine. But in the first few days after I downloaded the product, I was inundated with emails [...]

Seven Things You Should Quit Today

You’ve heard the popular Vince Lombardi quote: “Winners never quit and quitters never win.” That’s meant to encourage perseverance, but it’s not always true. Sometimes quitting can make you a winner. Here are seven things you could quit right now that will make your life happier, richer and far more fulfilling: Quit doing things that [...]

By |January 18th, 2016|Attitude and Motivation, Jacquelyn Lynn|2 Comments

Publishing Scam Alert: Major Subsidy Publisher Has New Owner

Authors are getting smarter and avoiding publishing scams. On Dec. 31, 2015, a small blurb in Publishers Weekly announced that Penguin Random House sold its Author Solutions division to a private investment firm. Author Solutions is a major subsidy publisher and is the parent company of AuthorHouse, iUniverse, Trafford Publishing, Wordclay, Xlibris and Booktango. Author [...]

Announcing Blogging for Pastors

Our latest Faith Works ebook is now available: Blogging for Pastors: How Pastors and Churches Can use Blogging to Share their Messages, Grow their Congregations and More! Blogging for Pastors is not just for pastors – it’s for any faith leader, whether ordained or a lay leader, who wants to reach and build a relationship [...]

By |January 4th, 2016|Announcements, Faith Works Books & Images|0 Comments

Musings on New Year’s Eve

Our company email that went out on the Wednesday between Christmas and New Year’s was a brief summary of some of our key accomplishments for 2015 and a preview of what we have planned for 2016. Here’s what that email said: As 2015 draws to a close, we want to thank you for being part [...]

By |December 31st, 2015|Attitude and Motivation, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

How to Set Up a Blog

If you can send an email, you can easily learn how to set up a blog. Of course, if you have a web developer or designer who can do it for you, you’ll save a lot of time and may end up with a more attractive site. But either way, choose a platform that you understand and [...]

Top 10 Blogs from 2015

2015 was an exciting year for us. We launched Faith Works Images for Impact, our unique stock photography product, and Conversations, our ebook series that brings you a conversation with an expert on a focused topic designed to help you grow your business. And we shared information with you on our blogs. As the year [...]

Holiday Card Etiquette

Holiday greetings -- or not? It all began in London, where Sir Henry Cole commissioned the first Christmas card in 1843. And the holiday card etiquette question of reciprocating was born. I wonder if the recipients of Sir Henry's cards thought, "Oh, no! And we didn't send him one!" Today, according to the Greeting Card Association, Americans send [...]

By |December 16th, 2015|General Information, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments