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Craftsy – Cake Toppers Techniques Course

Back in January we had an opportunity to fly down to Denver and have Anne participate in a taping for her new online cake decorating class with Craftsy.com. Craftsy has taken the cake decorating world by storm ( at least in the online space) by putting together an wide array of talented cake instructors from

Favorite Cake for 2010 from Pink Cake Box

Pink Cake Box is holding another contest. This year, we are asking you to vote for your favorite cake for 2010. Your vote will automatically enter you for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate. And, for every twenty votes we receive, we’ll donate $1 to Icing Smiles, a non-profit organization that provides custom

Social Marketing for Dummies

I’m very excited about an interview I did with interview with Jan Zimmerman (author of Web Marketing for Dummies) for her new upcoming book Social Marketing for Dummies. In the book, Jan will spotlight some of the things Pink Cake Box has done as it relates to Social Media. I put a lot of effort

Inc Magazine Interview

Thanks to small businss guru Matt McGee, I was lucky enough to be interviewed for the most recent issue of Inc. Magazine for a article titled “How to use Multimedia for Business Marketing” They asked how we used Flickr to help build our company’s brand identity by posting photos of our cakes & cupcakes. We

Popular Cakes of the Day

A few weeks ago I introduced a new page on Pink Cake Box that allows fans to see the most popular cakes of the day. The cakes are chosen based on the number of views for that day combined with the age of the cake. In other words, newer cakes are given a bit more

Raffle for Free Cake from Pink Cake Box

Pink Cake Box is offering chance at a free cake up to $500. All proceeds raised from the raffle will benefit the American Cancer Society. For brides, this is your chance to get the cake of your dreams from one of the top cake decorators in the United States (at least that’s my somewhat biased

Cakes via Google Maps

I’m excited about the latest project I just finished up for Pink Cake Box. The idea for the project came from Matt McGee’s Small Business Search Engine Marketing blog. (Sidenote: Matt’s blog has some of the most actionable advice for small businesses – check his small business marketing section for great SMB advice.) The idea

SweetTweet – Send a cake via Twitter

Today we released a new Twitter application on Pink Cake Box’s wedding blog. The application is called SweetTweet and lets you send birthday cakes and cupcakes via Twitter. With a lot help from a fantastic photo slider tutorial from Jesse Janzer, we created a slick photo viewer to allow users to easily select a cake

Web 2.0 and Cake

Thanks to a referral from Matt Mcgee, Anne had the opportunity to share some experiences about the power of social media and the web for helping grow your business. Her article appeared in the magazine Small Business Asset magazine which is targeted at small businesses. Hopefully her story will help inspire other small businesses to

Stolen Cake Photos – Candelle

Where’s Arnold Diaz from Shame on You when you need him? We have a fairly liberal photo use policy at Pink Cake Box. We allow most non-commercial sites to use our photos as long as they add a link back to our site. The majority of people respect this license and for the most part