Profile: Natalie Reis

Business Owner

I am Natalie Reis, owner and web designer for Modern Sugar. Like many other WAHM run businesses, my business came about by accident. While working as a 3rd grade teacher I was struggling to find an extra source of income after the birth of my daughter (really – who knew babies were so darned expensive). While selling some baby clothes on ebay, I discovered web and graphic design as a way to dress up my auctions and a new passion was born.
It’s hard to say whether I was more passionate about the design aspect, or the idea of owning my own business – or maybe a combination, but things started taking off and in the fall of 2006 I quit my teaching job to stay home and work on my boutique web design business full-time. I have consulted and worked with over 100 small boutique owners during this time. I understand the complexities of running a family and a business and hope that Boutique Success can help save you time and create more success for your online boutique.

NoteStream NoteStream

NoteStreams are readable online but they’re even better in the free App!

The NoteStream™ app is for learning about things that interest you: from music to history, to classic literature or cocktails. NoteStreams are truly easy to read on your smartphone—so you can learn more about the world around you and start a fresh conversation.

See the full list of Authors here: link

NoteStreams By Natalie Reis

3 East Ways to Get More Visitors

If I had a nickel for every person who asked me why they weren’t getting any business on their new store, yep, you got it – I’d be rich. Many people mistakenly believe that setting up your store is the hard work it takes to have a successful business.

Category: Business

View NoteStreamSave to App

Know Your Keywords

BigCommerce has a nice article highlighting 6 things you can do now to maximize your store for the holidays. Although I think this is an informative article with solid tips, I don’t think it’s written for the novice or non-technical website owner so I thought I’d go through step by step to clarify some of the suggestions.

Category: Business

View NoteStreamSave to App