Exciting Scary New Etsy Guidelines

Exciting Scary New Etsy Guidelines

You’ve probably already heard that Etsy made some huge changes to the guidelines that determine what is offered for sale on Etsy and by whom.  Prior to these changes, Etsy had very restrictive policies that prevented anything resembling mass-production.  Everything in the “handmade” category (vs vintage or supplies) was meant to be made by one… [read more]

Time to Be It! {Etsy Business}


Do you have an Etsy shop?  Are you working on growing your shop?  There’s no time like right now to start turning your dreams into reality. I know many of Everything Etsy’s readers are major DIY craft lovin’ girls that dream about selling on Etsy but haven’t taken that final step.  What are you waiting… [read more]

New 5-Star Feedback on Etsy {Etsy Business}


Have you heard about the new Etsy feedback system?  There’s something new for buyers and sellers with this new 5-star rating system that will be rolling out to shops in the coming weeks.  Let’s take a look at some of the key changes and see what you think… The seller’s feedback will change from a… [read more]

Instagram–15 Quick Tips to Get You Started


Are you on Instagram??  I’m growing to seriously love it!  What’s not to love when it involves pretty photos from people all over the world…Instagram rocks! I thought I’d share a few tips I’ve learned along the way to help you get started on Instagram.  You quickly find yourself enjoying this super fast growing form… [read more]

Opportunity Is an Open Door


When you work full-time online, you start to see “connections” that lead back to your own stuff. You’ll see tweets, pins, and shares from people you don’t directly know talking about something you created. That might be a blog post, an item on your Etsy shop, or a review you wrote somewhere. Whatever it is,… [read more]