April 2019: Spring-clean complete. Many improvements, especially with the speed-sharers.

Nifty Promo Control Panel

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Feedback from regulars is amazing. I hope you enjoy its benefits, too, whatever way makes sense for you to use it.

New feature added in this V3 release: now you can combine multiple feed sources (up to 3) for many tools - see the "Advanced options" section under "More options". Not many will need it but if you do, it's invaluable.

Here's the list of promoting options:

  • A scheduler that works in conjunction with IFTTT (IfThisThenThat) to promote your products automatically
  • Two different types of slideshow pages you can share on social media
  • Individual product sharing from a slideshow - streamlined for
    • Pinterest
    • Facebook
    • Twitter
    • Zazzle Forum
    • Email sharing
      • Send to customers
      • ...or to autopost blogs
  • Collection sharing by email
    • Five layout templates
    • Templates for 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 product images
    • Perfect for sending design sets to customers
    • ...or to autopost blogs!
  • Share a slidehsow page to social media
    There's a button you can click to display a QRCode for your slideshow sharer page. It's intended for you to screengrab and use in your promotional material artwork
  • Grid-based page promoting
    • Share a product grid page to social media
      There's a button you can click to display a QRCode for your product grid sharer page. It's intended for you to screengrab and use in your promotional material artwork
    • Print out a "live" catalog for events / art fairs / car and grocery store windows, too!
  • Generate HTML code for pasting into websites and blogs
    • Static Product Grid - pure html
    • Live Product Grid - html and javascript
    • Live-print Catalog - with QRCode
    • Live Slideshow - html and javascript
    • Horizontal Scroller - pure html
    • Vertical Scroller - pure html
    • Slider - pure html
    • Linkify text - pure html

Note that Nifty's share-by-email is so much better than Zazzle's (which has been known to include their ref id on some links). Clean design, no extra faffle, so you promote only what you want promoted, not Zazzle!

Got questions? Get in touch on Nifty's Zazzle forum topic.

NB The sharing buttons you see on this page are for sharing this Nifty Promo Control Panel page.

featured collections for affiliates to consider

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Retro pop illustration. Available in two versions, transparent and placed in a green background – like, RGB(00FF00) type of green. Both versions are super fun, super bold, super colored.

Super cute tea party illustration, perfect for girls of all ages!

See what products are popular in our store! Featuring our cute and funny cartoon animal designs.

Bright, happy, funny and cute birthday invitations for kids and kids at heart in cartoon style.

Hey Little Violin Players--let your violin light be known with cute violin t-shirts. Fun, simple designs with bright colors.

Jewelry for him and for her. Cufflinks, earrings, bracelets - even pocket watches!

Fractal and digital art, depicting one of my favourite subjects: mandalas!

Unique empathy and encouragement cards to show support for someone who has a serious illness such as cancer. When traditional Get Well cards are inappropriate, these fill the need

A collection of barn posters to add some rustic appeal to your visitors' decor

A selection of Kansas City images. This collection includes some of my best selling Kansas City products

Rainbow glitter for decor & accessories, festive stationery and LGBT pride. Unleash your inner unicorn!

Simple, pretty patterns of rainbow colors. Great for any occasion for the LGBTQ community or for birthdays and holidays.

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend. Love will win.

Custom classic mugs with spiritual images imprinted on them! Give a made-to-order mug to someone special, or treat yourself to a design that brings you inspiration. Great gifts for the entire family

Customized teapots with spiritual images imprinted on them! Personalize tea time with a custom teapot. Made of bright white porcelain, these teapots looks amazing and inspiring! Great gifts for anyone

Warm soft shades of greens and pastels are back again for summer, and this ethereal palette proves it. Green willow, soft celadon, warm yellow and coral peach, and delicate lilac purple together.

Step 1: Getting the products to work with

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This step is all about telling Zazzle what you want to work with in your promotion session / campaign.

Once you're happy with your choices and the products you get as a result, you can then move on to step 2, doing the promotion using them.

Note that whenever you make a change and hit enter or click outside the box, the results are updated right away.

Your store id is the one used in your Zazzle store url. One of our store urls is www.zazzle.com/hightonridley and so our store id for it is hightonridley

If you leave Store Id blank, then products will be pulled from the Zazzle marketplace instead.

Working with products in Zazzle collections

When you want to pull from a particular collection, you'll need the collection id. It's the number at the end of the collection url.

For example, here's a collection url www.zazzle.com/collections/bestselling_invitations-119790471480538912

To pull from that collection, use collections/119790471480538912 in the box. That's it, you'll now have the contents of your collection to work with.

Note that with collections, Zazzle ignores some of the choices you could otherwise use. See each choice's help to see if it applies.

Your referral id and associate id are the same thing. One has to be provided, so until you give yours, mine will be used. If you've got an up-to-date subscription, yours will be used on all links

This can be a single word or a group of words to make a phrase, separated with spaces. Don't use quotes or other special characters. What you give is passed to Zazzle for interpretation, so their rules apply as to what you can use here and how it works.

Ignored when pulling from collections.

Save your current settings by bookmarking this link:

Bookmarking is how you "save" your settings. All the options that you set using this control panel become encoded in the link given.

When you bookmark the link, those encoded settings are included. This means that when you visit the bookmark later, those settings get used as the initial choices in the form.

Here's the filtered Zazzle feed for the choices you've made so far:

This is here just for your convenience. What you do with it is up to you.


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Step 2: Choose your type of promoting

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