Category: Microbusiness

I’ve moved from a true microbusiness to a hobby, but I’m still having fun crunching numbers to find material costs, looking into various marketing ideas, and other things business related. Older posts deal with taxes, and who knows, maybe in the future I’ll start the business up again!

  • Is Model Horse Sales Pages (MH$P) worth the time?

    Is Model Horse Sales Pages (MH$P) worth the time?

    As you’ve no doubt noticed, I’ve let my Model Horse Sales Pages (MH$P) listings slack off this month. Part of it is because I keep forgetting to post them and part is because I haven’t seen the referral traffic levels I was hoping for. Traffic from MH$P to my website, per Google, is only 29 […]

  • June 2012 Balance Sheet

    Another month down, another horse sold! 😀 I’ve now broken into three digits for income for the year, not quite where I wanted to be halfway through the year, but better than last year. (Anything’s always better than nothing. 😉 ) Since I’ve reached the half-way mark for this year it’s time to start looking […]

  • Saturday Story Prompt Collections – Take 2

    So after poking around with the idea of doing a Saturday Story Prompt collection I came to the realization that I can’t rationalize charging someone a dollar just to take 4-5 previous blog posts and bundle them together. To counter that I’d planned on adding ‘new’ prompts to those collections– but it seemed sort of […]

  • May 2012 Balance Sheet

    May might not have been the best month in terms of income, but it was pretty darned good in terms of publicity. I finished two show donations (Big Orange Bash and Sweet Onion Live) that were well received and am waiting on the third body. I got in a custom order request that I’m waiting […]

  • April 2012 Balance Sheet

    I finally sold something! 😀 😀 😀 …and that probably sounds really bad, but I don’t care. I’m just happy to finally have a positive number to record! *grin* (Plus as an artist it’s very comforting to know that other folks out there like your stuff.) Now I just need to get more of these […]