1. Knowledge Base
  2. Food Hub User Guide

Contact support & other helpful resources

Key contact information, links and resources to maximize your online storefront and help grow your business.

Table of Contents

Key links and contact information

Here are the best ways to reach your Local Line Support team, find answers to your storefront questions, and connect with other Local Line users.

Quick Set-up Guide

Quick Launch Checklist

Guidebooks and Resources

Storefront Set Up

  1. How to Launch and Promote Your Farm’s Online Store in 3 Days
  2. How to Launch and Promote Your Online Market in 3 Days (Farmers’ Markets)
  3. How to Launch and Promote Your Online Market in 3 Days (Food Hubs)

Marketing

  1. The Food Supplier’s Guide to Sales & Marketing
  2. The Ultimate Marketing Handbook for Farmers
  3. The Branding Handbook for Farmers
  4. Paid Advertisements Cheat Sheet

Social Media

  1. 5 Ways to Get New Customers on Instagram
  2. Local Line’s Social Media Guide
  3. 36 Social Media Post Ideas
  4. 30 Instagram Captions to Copy-and-Post

Email Marketing

  1. Email Marketing for Farmers
  2. Free Marketing Email Templates

CSAs

  1. Running a CSA on Local Line: Checklist

Pickup & Delivery

  1. Online Ordering Curbside Pickup Checklist
  2. 7 Best Tips and Tricks for Home Delivery
  3. The Food Supplier’s Guide to Distribution

General

  1. The Direct Market Farmer’s Guide to COVID-19
  2. The Food Supplier’s Guide to Selling Online
  3. The Food Supplier’s Guide to Customer Service
  4. Customer Quality Matrix