FAQ: Common Customer Issues, PLUS Solutions

Chris Briere 3D Modeling, Artists, Customers, Site, TurboTips

While there is nothing common when it comes to our customers, we often find that their questions center around some common issues. We’ve collected a few of the more frequently asked questions, along with their solutions, to help our artists make their models more attractive to potential customers.

Forging a successful relationship with customers, and possibly becoming their go-to artist, is easy.…

The CheckMate Difference – September Sales

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, Industry News

Once again, 3D model customers have made their preferences clear. While only 3.2% of the 3D models at TurboSquid are CheckMate Certified, these models account for over 18% of sales.

CheckMate Difference September 2012

TurboSquid strives to give customers what they want, and that is more CheckMate models! Here are some comments from recent CheckMate Pro customers.

“The model being CheckMate Pro helps me know that I don’t have to do any tweaking before rendering, which is very good to know when on a tight deadline.”

– Johan S.

CheckMate Update

Michele Bousquet CheckMate, Company

As 2011 comes to a close, we have an update on sales statistics at TurboSquid.

The number of CheckMate 3D models in our catalog passed the 2500 mark in November, bringing the CheckMate count to 1% of the total number. In that month, sales of CheckMate models accounted for around 8% of total sales revenue. The total count for CheckMate models as of today is 2698 (around 1.1% of our catalog), while the percentage of December revenue attributed to CheckMate models has jumped to over 9%.…

TurboSquid is set up in C.C.R. (Central Contractor Registration)

Chris Phillips Site

We are happy to announce to all government buyers that we have resubmitted our enrollment to CCR. The Central Contractor Registration (CCR.GOV) is the primary vendor database for the U.S. Federal Government. The CCR collects, validates, stores and disseminates data in support of agency acquisition missions. In addition to CCR, we have signed up for W.A.W.F. (Wide Area WorkFlow).  If you would like more information, or would enjoy this type of billing and invoicing, you can read more about it here:  http://support.turbosquid.com/entries/20213026-government-purchasing


New Partner in Japan: amanaimages

Patricia LaHay 3D Modeling, Company

Konichiwa, Nippon!

TurboSquid has partnered with Japan’s top seller of stock photography to offer TurboSquid 3D models to the rich but largely untapped market in Asia.

amanaimages, with 8 million images in a range of categories and 130,000 subscribers, is the leading site for digital photography in Japan. This makes them the perfect partner to give TurboSquid’s world-leading artists direct access to a huge Asian market and offer creative professionals in Japan the highest quality in 3D models.…

TurboSquid Visits CNN

Michele Bousquet Company

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of visiting with one of our top customers: CNN. CNN isn’t just a single news channel. Its family includes the CNN Airport Network, CNN International, Headline News, CNN Espanol and five foreign news channels, just to name a few. I got the Grand Tour of the CNN Center in downtown Atlanta, GA with David Price, the US & International Product Manager for Graphics and Post.…