Websites & Social Media
- National Florist Directory
- Flower Factor: A Lifestyle Blog
Use aboutflowes.com for content for your website and newsletters: To reprint aboutflowes.com content, each article page must contain a direct link to www.aboutflowers.com. You may not alter SAF content without express written consent from SAF. All content obtained from aboutflowers.com must be clearly referenced to the Society of American Florists and www.aboutflowers.com. The Floral Signature Quiz, Flower & Plant Varieties, Floral Designs and any other sections that SAF deems inappropriate to be copied are all restricted from use. Providing links to these sections, however, is acceptable.
- High-Resolution Photography: This library is available only to the media and SAF members. Use the photography in ads and other printed promotional items.
- Floral Signature Quiz: Matches personalities to arrangement styles. Click here for a Microsoft Word version with answer key.
- About the Flower Industry: Statistical Industry Overview, Consumer Buying Trends, Holiday Statistics and Floral Industry Careers information.
National Florist Directory www.nationalfloristdirectory.com
SAF retailers receive a free listing in the Florist Directory with their addresses, phone numbers and website addresses. The Florist Directory is searchable by: Shop name; city & state; or ZIP code.
Flower Factor: A Lifestyle Blog at www.aboutflowersblog.com
SAF’s Flower Factor: A Lifestyle Blog from Aboutflowers.com at www.aboutflowersblog.com features conversational-style posts from a dozen contributing bloggers and links to SAF’s six online consumer resource centers, including www.nationalfloristdirectory.com, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Aboutflowers.com on Facebook at www.facebook.com/aboutflowers
SAF is reaching out to consumers and media by posting floral information on Facebook. Use the aboutflowers.com Facebook page for ideas for your shop's Facebook posts.
Aboutflowers.com Channel on YouTube at www.aboutflowers.com/youtube
Use the videos in promotions. Click the “Share” button under the video to access its URL, which can be copied and pasted into e-mails, instant messages and on your Web site. To embed the video into your Web site, your Web master can access the video embed code by clicking the link “View comments, related videos, and more” under the videos.
Flower Factor Flickr Photo Gallery at www.flickr.com/flowerfactor
SAF’s Flickr Gallery photo album flaunts SAF’s expansive collection of floral images, as well as pictures submitted by members.
Flower Factor Twitter Feed at www.twitter.com/flowerfactor
SAF reaches out to consumers and the media through Twitter.
Aboutflowers on Pinterest at www.pinterest.com/aboutflowers
The images on SAF's Pinterest boards link to SAF’s consumer website www.aboutflowers.com and other SAF social media channels such as the Flower Factor blog, YouTube videos, and Flickr photo gallery. SAF’s various consumer social media channels encourage visitors to find a local SAF-member florist through featured links to the National Florist Directory.