TpT Success Made Simple

Equipping and encouragement to help you find the success you want as a teacher author 

Creating Bundles on TpT


Putting together bundles in your Teachers Pay Teachers store is a great way to offer your customers a great deal while also increasing your earning power!

A bundle is a collection of two or more individual resources offered as a single product for a discount.

To create a new bundle on TpT, go to Add New Product and click on "Bundle of Resources." You will create the name, description, etc. just like other resources, but instead of uploading a file, you will choose to add resources (between 2-150) already listed in your store. 

You can also include a "Bonus File" - something that is not uploaded in your store as an exclusive offering for those who buy the bundle. 

A good discount for a bundle is between 20-30%. If you have a customer who purchases...

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Your Best Free Marketing Tool for TpT

Marketing can be a scary word for teacher-authors. After all, we were trained in education, not business! 

But it doesn't have to be scary! There are some simple steps you can take to begin marketing your resources. 

But before you start looking at ways to get your products out there using social media or ads, let's use one of the easiest ways to bring traffic to your store....your own FREE resources!

If you aren't using your freebies strategically, then you are really missing out on one of the best marketing tools for your TpT store. 

Freebies are a risk-free way for potential customers to see the quality of your resources. Every free resource you upload should be professional, polished, and full of value. Each one should include direct links to similar resources that...

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Seller Tips for TpT Site-Wide Sales

Who doesn't love a sale? TpT's site-wide sales happen four times a year and are a great time to make sure your store is optimized! Here are some tips and ideas to get you going:

1) TpT offers a 5% discount with a discount code, but if you want to include a greater discount, you must manually set your store on sale. Most sellers choose to set it for 20% off, so buyers will get a total of 25% off. You can set your sale for the right dates by using the "Throw a Sale" from your menu. (If you add a new product after you set your store on sale, be sure to go back to your sale page and check to include it!)

2) Advertise the sale to your social media followers. TpT provides banners and images that you can use to promote. They will email these out before a sale. You can also create your...

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