Cake Business

Looking for some tips to start or improve your cake business? Unsure where to start? Check out the resources below for ideas that will take you and your cake business to the next level!

Articles on Talk Sweet to Me

Top Tips for Starting Your Cake Business

Marketing Your Cake Business

Top Tips for Using Video to Market Your Cake Business

Craftsy Classes

There are several Craftsy classes that focus on the business side of cake decorating. Click on the link to download the class and start learning now:

Small Cakes, Big Business with Chrissie Boon. This class focuses on tips for pricing your cakes and streamlining the decorating process to save time and resources. Chrissie also includes a tour of her website to show how she markets her cakes.

How to Start a Cake Business with Lisa Raffael. Getting down to the nitty gritty: Zoning laws, business permits, tax codes, development of business name and logo, online marketing, building beneficial business relationships, and maximizing efficiency while minimizing costs. All important things for the beginning cake business owner!

Other Resources

Here are some additional great articles to peruse at your leisure:

How to Build a Strong Cake Menu

Styling Your Cakes to Photograph Beautifully – So important for your website photos!

Tips for Writing a Business Plan

How to Name Your Baking Business

How to Photograph Cakes 

Using Social Media to Build Clientele

Tips for Building Your Website

12 Tips for Successful Cake Deliveries

Tips for Breaking Into the Wedding Industry

Tips for Promoting Your Business on Twitter

How a Blog Can Help Your Cake Business

Finding Your Niche in the Cake World

2 thoughts on “Cake Business

  1. pastryandlunches


    My name is April Bias and Louis Shaw in his absence. We prepare designer cakes from home and we want to pursue our talents and advance in the cake business. We do designer cakes from home and have been doing them since Dec 2012. We are on facebook. Louis April or April Bias and see our photos. Can you give any advice as of how to get our advertisement out there about our business. We haven’t found a building, but one of our ways is word of mouth and we have been successful, but we want to get a building to show our own persnal designs and creatvitiy. Please check out our page and any advice will be helpful. Thanks


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