As I read my industry newsletter, I am always amazed of another format that a perspective client can find an appropriate interior designer and also how an interior designer can get leads from social networking sights.
First, of course there are the more familiar websites such as our industry leaders. ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) has a “Find a Designer” section of their website for any interested party to shop the designer’s works and select from numerous ones. It’s a very, user friendly site called Find A Designer
The famous “Gilt Group” bought a site called Decorati where you could find leads for Designers within your zip code area. This site will not be up and running do to the purchase until September. The clients’ wishes are in a quick blast from Decorati and it’s up to the designer to buy the lead. Only 4 designers get the opportunity so you have to do it quickly to get in the race. Then it’s up to the designer to seal the deal through a client.
FIND A DESIGNER
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