Well… I made it.
Cutcaster is now officially bi-coastal. We have extended our reach to include a San Francisco office as well as our “Big Apple” one and as I sit here looking out at the Golden Gate bridge from my new home, I wanted to touch on a lot of great things that have been happening since the move.
We will be introducing a new credit purchasing system and the availability of corporate accounts for large buyers who want to be invoiced at Cutcaster over the next week. These new payment options are in addition to being able to download content by credit card over the site. Keep an eye out for this next week and if you are interested in a corporate account or more details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We just introduced coupons and discounts for buyers. As a thank you, here is a code for 25% off your first or next Cutcaster purchase. Use it yourself or send it to a buyer with your referral codes so they can try out the site and you get credit for sending them.
Here is the code you enter upon checkout- FTCS25OFFCutcaster
Need ideas for your next shoot or want to know what is missing from the image marketplace. Check out: Image Requests – Show us Your Creative Minds or this to see where there are holes in the image market that can be targeted and filled by your next shoot: Conversation with Large Informed Buyer.
Keywording. We need your help. Can you please go refine your keywords from your studio page if you have not and make sure they are specific to what is in the image or illustration? Here is a link for how to keyword better at Cutcaster so you have more sales: Keyword tag requirements help and a link for how search works so you can tailor your keywords: Advanced Search tips at Cutcaster.
Join the debate on extended licensing and how we should set it up: Extended Licenses = Print Run and Seat Restrictions.
Don’t forget about our referral program where you can make more money just by referring people. Log into your studio and click on the “Referral” tab to learn more.
Are there features you want us to build? Let us know here: Feedback/Bugs.
Can you help us with a survey we are conducting for photographers? I will post the results of this anonymous poll once we are done so you can see the answers.
John and the Cutcaster Team