We have written all these topics to help you further understand the Invention Process and what you can do to reduce mistake and keep costs low.

May 29, 2012

Search for existing patents free

Before you consider getting a patent, its a good idea to do a quick patent search and see if anyone else has come up with the idea and/or filed an existing patent. At Inventionsteps we use google patents most of the time. This is a free to use website where you can search existing patents but for more detailed searches we recommend Esp@cenet. To get a full patent search done it is recommended to get the assistance of a patent lawyer. A patent lawyer will use his network and search all know databases. We can get this detailed search done for you. Its […]
May 28, 2012

Facebook for Inventors

Facebook is a social media website that has been around since 2004 and has grown rapidly ever since. Originally Facebook started out as a social website for university students in America and grew to a massive international website where anyone can join. Currently Facebook has over 800 million active users (in 2012) and all of them are subjected to ads daily. So I bet you are asking how on earth can Facebook be a good marketing tool? Facebook has an ad section where any registered member can place targeted ads for a small fee they choose. The higher the fee […]
May 28, 2012

DIY Websites will be the death of you

Choosing DIY website option to design the website yourself can be a very time consuming exercise but there are tools out there to help make things easier. I would suggest looking into WordPress or similar platforms that can make web designing a breeze. In wordpress you can select from a number of free standard templates that you can easily edit through an administration area they give you. Alternately you can choose to buy from millions of professionally designed websites aimed at different industries, sports, engineering, hobbyists or a sales website like the one you want to make sales with. WordPress […]