What’s Merch? (Infographic)
May02

What’s Merch? (Infographic)

Selling Merch on print-on-demand platforms has been around for ages, but it wasn’t until recent years with the participation of Merch by Amazon that the boiling pot of Merch designs, merchants, platforms, tools and strategies has been really stirred up. Nowadays, a lot of people are witnessing how POD platforms are a viable way to make profit and make a living, and with VEXELS as a prime tool to turn t-shirt designs into...

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The Way to Scale on Merch by Amazon
Apr26

The Way to Scale on Merch by Amazon

If you made it this far you’re probably related to the Merch business in some form, and if you’re lucky enough you already got accepted at Merch by Amazon. Congratulations, you haven’t even started yet! Now you have 10 slots available and 2 daily uploads. Future never looked so bright. Yet since you can’t drive traffic directly to your listing because you depend on Amazon’s traffic, your t-shirts’—and sales’—performance depend on...

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The Easy-to-Digest Starting A T-shirt Business Guide
Mar15

The Easy-to-Digest Starting A T-shirt Business Guide

Dear Vexels, I have been trying to set up a new business and I’ve thought about selling T-shirts online. A couple people I know have been diving into merch selling and they are having enough success to both make a living out of it and have some extra fun. My main problem is that I don’t know where to start, and even worse, I don’t know anything about design, but I do love awesome tees! What can I do? Much love, James   Hey James,...

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5 Brand Tips for Entrepreneurs
Mar13

5 Brand Tips for Entrepreneurs

A common pitfall of any up-and-coming entrepreneur lies in the lack of awareness and proper tackling of their business’ Brand Identity. The reasons for that are as plenty as there are different businesses, so here we take a good hard look at a couple key principles and tips that will surely give you a heads up on what to look out for at the beginning of your project.   1. Your Brand Identity is both a window and a bridge A Window:...

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25 Creative Food Packaging Design Ideas for Your Restaurant Business
Feb14

25 Creative Food Packaging Design Ideas for Your Restaurant Business

This is a guest post by the folks at Designhill. Newly opened and small restaurants may lack the budget behind epic marketing campaigns and the visibility of larger brands. But, they can still stand out on the shelf by thinking outside the box—literally. What are the factors which influences you to get a product off the rack? Is it the name, the brand slogan, the item portrayal, the visual outline or its touch? Odds are that it was...

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How to edit vectors on Illustrator
Jan22

How to edit vectors on Illustrator

As you probably know, when you download one of our vectors you get the design in various formats, from .jpg to .ai. While you can sometimes work with the jpg, having a few skills on Adobe Illustrator gives you much more freedom to handle files and edit them. But how? We’ve put together a list of easy how-to videos for beginners. They put an emphasis on the basics so you can learn how to make simple customizations or sharpen your...

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