Entries by Farrier App Team

Getting Started with Online Marketing for Your Farrier Business

Social media. Blogs. Online advertisements. There are many ways that you can use online marketing to grow your farrier business, but if you’re just starting out, the whole online marketing world can feel overwhelming and confusing. Want to get started with some new marketing strategies but aren’t sure where to start? Here are a few things you can do to find new clients.

Start with a Website

All of your online marketing needs to channel people back to one place, and that place is your website. Read more [...]

5 Strategies to Increase Your Farrier Business Profits

Running a farrier business requires time, energy, and talent – and you deserve to be paid well for the efforts that you put into your business. If you’d like – or need – to increase your business profits, these five strategies can help.

Market Your Farrier Business

Marketing can be a powerful way to grow your business and gain new clients to fill up your schedule. Truthfully, you should always be marketing your business, even just a little bit, in order to keep yourself visible in the Read more [...]

5 Ways to Provide Great Customer Service to Your Farrier Business Clients

Customer service is a must-have skill for any business owner, but it’s often overlooked, too. How are your customer service skills when it comes to your farrier business? Check out these five tips to see if you could be doing something better.

Ask Clients Why They Hired You

One way to get a great idea of what you can do to offer great customer service is to ask your clients why they hired you. Even more insightful? Ask them why they fired their previous farrier. This question can give you Read more [...]

5 Ways to Get New Clients to Trust You When You’re Just Starting Your Farrier Business

When it comes to choosing a farrier, many horse owners naturally look for someone who has years of experience. That means it can be challenging to build up your book of clients when you’re just starting out. However, there are five different things you can do to gain the trust of new clients and fill up your schedule.

Apprentice with a Talented Farrier

Start off your career by working with a talented, veteran farrier. Look for someone who is well-respected in the local equine community and Read more [...]

4 Ways to Make Your Clients Love Your Farrier Business

Want to turn your farrier business clients into long-term clients? Want to make your business stand out from the other local farriers? Then put these four strategies to work to make your farrier business one that your clients will love.

Schedule Appointments and Stick to Them

At the end of each appointment, schedule your client’s next appointment. Then, keep the appointment. Sure, things come up and sometimes you need to reschedule – but avoid repeatedly rescheduling the same client’s Read more [...]

Should You Volunteer Your Farrier Services to an Equine Rescue?

Have you ever thought about volunteering your farrier services to a local equine rescue? Many farriers do some volunteer work, but it’s important to find a situation that will work well for you. Here are some considerations before you decide to volunteer.

Benefits of Volunteering

Why volunteer? There are many reasons. Volunteering is a great way to give back to the community, and you’ll feel good knowing that you’re helping horses in need. Volunteering at a rescue can also be a good way Read more [...]

5 Ways to Better Organize Your Farrier Business

Do you ever feel a little overwhelmed when it comes to running your farrier business? Do you know how much inventory you have, how many outstanding invoices are waiting on payment, or how busy your schedule next week is? If not, then it’s time to get organized. These five tips can help.

Master Your Schedule

Make organizing your schedule a priority, because when you have an organized schedule, you can better deal with other challenges of running your farrier business.

If you haven’t done Read more [...]

Reasons to Launch a Multi-Van Farrier Business

Do you currently have more clients than you can handle on your own? Are you thinking of launching a multi-van farrier business? Expanding your business is certainly a big step, but running a multi-van business can also be rewarding in many ways. Here are the top 4 reasons why you may want to take the jump into running a multi-van farrier business.

Create a Business

As a farrier, you’re self-employed and work independently. If you stop working, your business stops making money. But when you Read more [...]

3 Simple Tasks You Can Do to Keep Your Farrier Business Clients

When you run your own farrier business, you not only need to worry about finding new clients, but also about retaining the clients that you currently have. If you offer quality services, then many clients will stay on with your business, but there are a few little extra things that you can do that will really make your business stand out. Consider these three ways you can encourage your clients to stay with your business.

Perform Appointment Reminder Calls

Many clients appreciate receiving Read more [...]

Tips to Build Your Client Base as a New Farrier

If you’re just starting your farrier business, then building your client base is probably at the top of your to-do list. While it takes time to gain new clients, there are a few things you can do to speed things along and grow your farrier business. Here are some tips to get you started.

Join Local Farrier Organizations

Start by joining your state, regional, or otherwise local farrier organizations or associations. These organizations are great for a number of reasons:

They provide you Read more [...]