Announcing Our New Mobile Version of Sourcely’s Platform!

We’re happy to announce a new mobile version of the customer buyback website, Flatline Repair, which makes it even easier and more convenient for customers to sell their used mobile devices. One of Flatline Repair’s new mobile features, which is also available platform wide, is a free funnel add-on that’s automatically deployed!

As always, you can expect that Sourcely is 110% committed to our customers’ success! We want you to invest in your business by investing in us. The money Sourcely generates through sales is used to create better tools and services for our clients! Our philosophy is: happy clients make for a successful business, so that’s why we put our clients first.

And don’t forget – using Sourcely’s trade-in and buyback platform saves your business thousands of dollars in the long run!

Check out the new mobile version here (on your phone or tablet) and let us know what you think. We love client feedback and are always looking for new ways to improve our products.

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4 Ways to Market Your Repair Business for Under $100

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Marketing can be expensive — but it doesn’t have to be.

That’s right; you can market your smartphone repair business for under $100. How? By being savvy about where to expend your energy.

Maximize Your Marketing Dollar with These Tips

We’ve got 4 ways you can maximize your marketing dollar.

  1. Get to know your market. Take the time to get to know your ideal buyers. And then focus your marketing efforts on them. This means honing your marketing messages to attract customers to your store. Creating a semi-customized mobile version of your website on a site like Duda can be done in no time at all, and for only a couple bucks a month.
  2. Make your website lightning fast. Make sure your customers can quickly and easily access the information needed to convert them from browser to buyer.
  3. Be social — and smart. This will cost you about $41-71 per month. Invest about $41 in sponsored posts on Facebook or LinkedIn and you can put your product and services in front of thousands of people each month. The most modest investment in social marketing can produce hundreds of new followers, as well as increased web traffic, profits, and brand awareness among your target demographic.
  4. Cooperate and network. This one costs nothing. Establish informal partnerships with other businesses to cross-promote your products. You’ll be able to build brand awareness and grow your organization more quickly than you otherwise would.

Try these four marketing tips and you’ll be well on the way to growing your repair business.

Marketing is really about knowing what to spend money on and what not to — and, as we’ve discovered, a lot can be accomplished for free.

Are you ready to take your repair business to the next level? Then contact us today.

Schedule a Free Demo

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Why Is E-Waste Such a Big Deal?

electronics_recyclingIt’s everywhere in the news: E-waste. And it’s a big problem, for sure.

In 2012, there were 1.6 billion cell phones manufactured. These 16 billions phones were packed with arsenic, lead, and polybrominated flame retardants. Today there are even more cell phones being manufactured, and they’re threatening the health of the earth. (more…)

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Tablet Sales Have Plateaued, But Still Important

Website Wireframe Sketch And Programming Code On Digital TabletIn a recent study by Forrester Research, global tablet sales have hit a plateau: after skyrocketing in 2010-2013, tablets are seeing a decrease and slowdown in sales, even among new models.

The research suggests that new phablets (phone-tablets), such as the Galaxy Note 4, play a role in declining traditional tablet sales. According to the study, 11 percent of responders noted that their tablet was actually a phablet, and 41 percent used a smartphone that was 5 inches wide or more. (more…)

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Maximize Your Repair Leads

phonevirusMany network marketers strictly focus on the amount of leads that you have. They feel that the more leads that you have, the more sales that you are likely to have. You can also present more people with your great business opportunity. Many people struggle to get leads and they look for any opportunity to get more leads. (more…)

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Apple Fans Watch Out for KeyRaider

IPhonesWatch out Apple fans!

Security specialist Palo Alto Networks released a report on Sunday detailing a new form of iOS malware. This new demon is called “KeyRaider,” and it’s responsible for stealing the account information from over 225,000 Apple customers. Its specific target is jailbroken iOS devices, so if you haven’t made this change, you’re OK. (more…)

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Check Out This Awesome Write-Up in the Phoenix Business Journal

Francine Hardaway wrote a fantastic article on us for the Phoenix Business Journal. Here’s an excerpt:

 

Arizona, we’ve got another good one coming up! Another good startup, that is.

Sourcely is about to hit the radar screen of the entrepreneurial community. A business to business “recommerce” site, it has been growing quietly through bootstrapping, but it is now ready to talk about itself.

There have always been startups that grow in stealth mode, but sooner or later they have to surface either to get customers or to get funding. The best of them are often started by people who leave their corporate jobs because they have a big idea. Nima Jacob Nojoumi, a former GoDaddyite and his two co-founders fit that profile: entrepreneurs who have worked for a corporation, learned something about product development, sales and numbers, and left to realize their dreams.

You can read the rest here: http://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/blog/techflash/2015/08/how-three-former-godaddy-staffers-plan-to-take.html

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