March 4, 2014
For your clients who are nail nuts, Mani Diaries is a free iPhone application that allows them to track, manage, and share pictures and details about their manicures and pedicures.
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February 13, 2014
Nail Art Sutra presents you with 20 hand positions to pose in for taking photos of your nail art. Finding the right hand pose for your nail art can sometimes be difficult; we hope this video helps you to explore and discover new hand placement when taking those lovely photos of your nail art for your Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc.
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February 2, 2014
We asked techs who have been in the business five years or more how technology and social media have changed their daily salon lives.
Keywords: social media
January 3, 2014
A day spa and two med spas were among 19 companies cited by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman for posting fake consumer reviews online — a practice called “astroturfing.”
Keywords: social media Yelp
December 17, 2013
Have you been using Twitter as a way to promote your business? Whether you use 140 characters or less to share appointment openings, Instagram photos, or retweet your favorite clients, this social network is a must for the modern day nail artist.
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December 16, 2013
In the first part of a three part series, Polished Girlz founder Alanna Wall interviews two of the nail artists who created T-shirts for awareness. Artists Mr. Luis and Amy Becker are profiled.
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December 11, 2013
"Choose Your Color, Change Your World" is a new web series dating adventure from Orly. Choose a color below to change the outcome of each blind date. Which color will you choose?
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December 5, 2013
"Choose Your Color, Change Your World" is a new web series dating adventure from Orly Beauty set to premiere on Dec. 6, 2013. Click here to start your blind date adventure.
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October 9, 2013
“For me, being part of the group has resulted in improved skill level and a nail art portfolio, which means more money in my pocket, improved salon standards, and a bunch of great friends who just happen to be nail professionals,” says site member Raji Venugopal of Kelly’s Country Cutter in Grand Blanc, Mich.
Keywords: Facebook nail technician networking social media
September 24, 2013
A simple 30-second recruitment video can help your school get your students. Here's a great one from Bellus Academy.
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September 18, 2013
Before you upload your next Tweet or Instagram pic, check out this primer on the dos and don’ts of this useful social tool.
Keywords: social media web marketing
June 13, 2013
My advice: Find out from your clients what sites they are active on before adding these sites to your lineup. Set up your accounts across the platforms where the majority of your clients already are.
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April 29, 2013
The NAILS website wins big at the annual awards program for best overall trade magazine site and best use of social media.
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March 13, 2013
“Your Facebook wall is a conversation with your clients and should be engaging,” says Phil Evans of Salon Guru.
Keywords: Facebook marketing networking social media
March 1, 2013
A smartphone and tablet app known for sharing pretty pictures, Instagram could be just the tool you need for furthering your business’s reach.
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