Your New Etsy Ads Questions Answered {Podcast: Interview with Etsy}

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You’ve probably heard by now that starting next Tuesday, September 27th, there will be paid ads showing up in the Etsy search results. These ads are open to all Etsy sellers to promote their items at a relatively good price. Considering that buyers are already looking for what you’re selling, the “conversion rate” from clicks… [read more]

Blogging Leads to Online Greatness {B.L.O.G.} – New 10 Post Series


See below for an Audio Podcast with Kim & Tim! How many Etsy shops turn into long-term successes? What percentage of people who start selling on Etsy with big dreams end-up watching that dream fade away?  It’s probably pretty high. What about you? Do you want to actually see those dreams come to fruition?  Do… [read more]

How I Use Twitter {Etsy Business}


Twitter is a valuable marketing tool that’s FREE! Over the last couple of years I’ve become quite comfortable with using Twitter to promote my Etsy shops and blogs, but it wasn’t an easy thing for me in the beginning.  It was a bit out of my comfort zone and I felt out of place during… [read more]

Etsy Packaging Ideas and Inspiration


{Wychbury} If you are anything like me you might be an Etsy seller, but you’re also a major Etsy shopper!  Once you are hooked on handmade creations you really can’t help yourself! One of the fun parts of ordering on Etsy is opening the package to find something beautiful…you know, nothing like what you find… [read more]

Etsy Selling Strategy {Listing in Groups}

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Stop the presses. Gasp. I was wrong! (Actually it happens all the time, but don’t tell Tim.) Last week we were talking about the new Etsy Search results and how they could/would impact sales. I made the comment that renewing your listings was “done”, over, yesterday’s news. (Read that post and comment discussion here.) Grouped… [read more]

3 Common Sense Rules for Selling on Etsy


Every once in awhile a wave of change rolls through the community of Etsy Sellers. Here’s what happens: Etsy decides to change the way they do something, like they did last week by switching to a relevancy based search results, or like they’ll be doing soon with a new option to purchase a promotional space… [read more]