We have an interview today with someone from Pinshape. I want to give some background as to why we decided to interview this person; Tracy wrote a blog post that was put up on Pinshape last fall, about six months ago. They included an excerpt from her blog in this new design guide they have done. We are going to talk to Lauren Watkins, who is the marketing manager for Pinshape. She handles the online content, including this design guide, which is a cool idea. They take in a lot of the blog … [Read more...]
Is Anyone Actually Selling 3D Printed Products?
One particular long-time listener of this podcast has probably asked us more challenging questions than anybody else. That’s Eduardo Martini out of Brazil. Thank you so much. Today, we are going to have a discussion about this question that he wrote in most recently. We tried to find some answers, and it’s not easy. The question is: Is anybody selling anything in 3D printing? Not just giving it away, but selling. Listen to the podcast here: Is Anybody Actually Selling 3D Printed … [Read more...]
Pricing 3D Print Designs – Accounting for Design
Accounting for Design -Pricing 3D Print Designs Originally published on the Pinshape Blog September 2015. Supporting the growth of the 3D printing community by offering open share 3D print designs is much needed in an industry where content is king. But pricing 3D print designs for free may not be best for you as a designer or the 3D printing market as a whole. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, market pricing designs will grow you as a 3D Print Designer and create a demanding marketplace for … [Read more...]