March 2021

March 1, 2021

Welcome to The Soapbox Newsletter! At the start of every month, we'll provide announcements and updates, showcase small businesses, and discuss best practices and tips. So are you ready to learn more? Keep on reading!

Exciting Announcements & Updates

We’re Offering New Customer Services, Including Content Creation, Amazon Listing Management, Digital Marketing, And Fractional Support!

Our new customer service packages are designed to take the stress out of even more aspects of your business, giving you the time to focus on what’s important. Below is a breakdown of what packages are available:

Content Creation

  • Photography: Various packages include studio and location photography as well as photo editing.
  • Highlights: Highlights are available ranging from 1-8 minutes.
  • Video: Our video package includes 5 hours and 15-30 second highlight videos.

Digital Marketing

  • Ads: Includes Facebook, Instagram, Google, and YouTube ads as well as content generation and deployment.
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO): Improves the quality and quantity of website traffic to a website or a web page from search engines.
  • Influencer Outreach:  An algorithm identifies the best influencers to use for your campaign.

Amazon Listing Management Packages

  • Listing and Optimization: Listing 20 hours of research and copy for the title, description, FAQ, and more.
  • Pay-Per-Click (PPC): A model of internet marketing in which advertisers pay a fee each time one of their ads is clicked.

Fractional Support

  • Support Agents: Shared part-time or dedicated full-time customer service support agents.

Contact us at hello@soap-bx.com to learn more about plans and pricing.

Eco-Friendly Packaging

Eco-Friendly packaging is now available! To learn more about our options, such as recyclable ocean-reclaimed plastic mailers, contact us at 3pl@soap-bx.com.

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Small Business Spotlight

“In terms of the themes I explore, it’s all about balancing the chaos and harmony. When you’re painting, things are constantly being created and destroyed. The art is contorting before your very eyes, and being comfortable with that level of abstraction is actually exceptionally freeing for me.”

— Ryan Yan

Ryan Yan, owner of XIAO Fine Art, found his passion for artwork in searching for décor for his home. Click here to learn more about his art, his business, and how Soapbox can help him improve his fulfillment.

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“Ensaymada is usually a special Christmas bread. We would bring them to parties and family gatherings, and people started asking about it because they liked them a lot. So it started off as gifts, and then eventually, people were ordering them from us, and it went from there.”

— Chari Heredia-Reyes

Chari Heredia-Reyes, co-owner of Ensaymada Project, began her business journey as a child in Manila helping her mother make ensaymadas. Click here to learn more about her journey to starting a business with her husband and co-owner, Ramon Reyes, their goals going forward, and how Soapbox can help them achieve their goals.

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Want to have your business featured in our Small Business Spotlights? Contact us at success@soap-bx.com with the header "Small Business Spotlight" to learn more!

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Soapbox Weekly

Expert Soapbox: Social Media Q&A With XrossWorld’s Julio Cerne Chaves

Social Media can be a daunting thing, especially when you’re using it to promote your business. If you’re ready to become a social media pro, read on to learn all of Julio Cerne Chaves’ best social media tips and tricks.

Click here to learn more about social media.

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Pricing: A Beginner’s Guide

As you decide what products to sell on your e-commerce store, you might be wondering if you are charging the right amount. Read on to learn how to determine your initial product pricing and when to update your prices.

Click here to learn more about e-commerce pricing.

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Support

If you need additional support for your business, our team of e-commerce experts is here to help.

Contact us at success@soap-bx.com, and we'll be happy to help with any issue you might have.

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