Let me start by saying, I love Etsy. Etsy is where I built my handmade business and I’m grateful for that. However, one big thing that I’ve learned is that it is extremely important to have your own website for your handmade business.
If you have an Etsy shop or plan on opening one, then a couple of things are for certain — you want it to be successful and you want to build a loyal following. Luckily, there are a lot of things that you can do to… [read more]
Choosing a name for your Etsy shop or your handmade business is one of the first steps that you’ll take. Maybe you’ve had a name picked out for a long time, or maybe you don’t have a clue where to even begin. Before you make that… [read more]
If you’ve read my other post “Why you should have a blog for your Etsy shop,” then you know how important I think it is! Some people wonder, though, what they’ll write about. In this post, I’m going to give you a bunch of ideas… [read more]
Having an Etsy shop can be a rewarding and fun experience. But, just like any other business, getting the word out and promoting your shop is vital to its success. Here, I’m going to list 20 ways to promote your Etsy shop that are fun and… [read more]
If you have an Etsy shop or a handmade business of any kind, of course, you want it to be a success. There are a good number of things that you can do to make it a success, but if you want the biggest bang for… [read more]
If there’s one thing that I’ve learned from my time selling on Etsy, it’s that having my items being shown to people in search results is incredibly important. You can have the most beautiful products in your shop, but if they aren’t being seen it… [read more]