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Subject:Newsletter article: 2011-01-19 01

Date:Wed, 19 Jan 2011

It's the MOOsLETTER!
In this issue we: January 2011
show some of our favourite photographers Business Cards
help you turn your hobby into a business
Introduce social media marketing with Animoto
A picture is worth a thousand words, so the saying goes – so we won’t talk your ears off this week! Instead, enjoy our photography edition...
Some of our favourite Photographers' cards
top ten
We’re photography junkies here at MOO, so we’re really lucky that such a huge community of talented photographers use our cards – it means we’re always able to get our fix of beautiful images. Have a look at some of our favourite cards – we think they’re awesome! If you think your work should be up there, please post it on the MOO Flickr pool and Facebook so we can all enjoy it!
Check out some of our favourite photographers' cards
Turn your hobby into a business
Photo by Jonnie Malachi
So you take amazing photos in your spare time, but what do you have to do to turn your favourite hobby into a profitable business? Jonnie Malachi is a video director and photographer specialising in glossy, cartoon style images and comedian profile shots. This week, he talks us through his journey from keen amateur snapper to sought after professional, including how to market yourself successfully.

And you, how did you do it? Email us to share your tips, with 'hobby to business' in the subject line.
Turn your hobby into a business
Master Social Media Marketing with Animoto
Animoto
Have you heard of Animoto? They make fantastic showreel videos, and are well versed in using social media to your advantage! For professional photographers marketing themselves, Animoto shared tips on our site that could really help you find more clients.

Plus, they’re offering MOO customers who buy one month of Animoto Pro an extra month for free! To redeem it, sign up for an Animoto Pro account here. Hurry, the offer ends on January 31st.
Read Animoto's tips
That's all for now,
See you soon
The MOO Crew
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5 x iPads to be won!
So far, only 301 (and counting) lucky people have been entered into our prize draw. With 5 iPads to give away, your chances are still pretty good!

Refer a friend by sending them your unique code [code] to be in with a chance to win. Your friend will get 30% off their first order until January 31st and you'll get a ShowCase plus an entry into our prize draw when he/she places an order by this date.

Terms and conditions can be found here.
Events
We'll be at:
WPPI
The Wedding and Portrait Photographers International Convention brings together thousands of professionals together. Stop by the MOO booth to chat with members of the MOO Crew - there will even be loads of show specials. We'd love to see you there!
WPPI, Las Vegas
Feb 17-24
Booth 1246
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