How to start a flower business from scratch!

Updated: Feb 16, 2021



Hey guys my name is Alexis and I have been a florist for the last 6 years. I have a Youtube channel and blog dedicated to helping aspiring florists become masters florists and help jump start their career in floral design!


If you have a passion to become a florist in 2020 but you aren't sure where to start,... then sit back, relax and grab your pencil because I am about to share with you the steps I took to start my own flower business from scratch!


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But for those of you who would prefer to read,...


In today's video/post I am going to walk you through the five steps I took to help advertise my business and get paying clients FAST!


For those of you who don't know, I moved to Alabama in October. Because I moved away from my home town in south eastern Pennsylvania, It put me in a position where I was FORCED to find all new clients in a completely new state I knew absolutely nothing about or the people.


Here are the five key steps I took to advertise my business!




Optimizing your name on social media,

(Specifically Instagram!)


The first thing I recommend you do when starting your flower business from scratch is actually changing your instagram name to something more searchable!


In the instagram title you have your @name

ex: @flowersbyalexis and then the black bold letters that most people use to put their full name.