Etsy Shop Goals

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{Print by Cake Print Shop} Creating goals for your Etsy shop is one of the first steps to a successful online business. You need them, so why not spend a little time to get them just right? Planning a bit will lead you down the quickest road to success. What we consider to be successful… [read more]

Never Give In {Etsy Business}

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{This post is by my husband, Tim, who writes for Etsy sellers at Etsypreneur.com} Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. – Sir Winston Churchill Why do businesses fail? At the heart of the matter there are… [read more]

Are You Being Yourself Online?

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{You Are Beautiful by Fresh Words Market} No woman is an island. We may wish we were on an island, but that’s a different story altogether. The point I’m making is that we’re all part of a community, or more accurately a number of communities. We’re friends, daughters, moms, etsy sellers, craftahaulics, vintage freaks, bloggers,… [read more]

Who Else Wants to See Handmade Go Off The Charts?

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If you’re selling on Etsy or selling handmade anywhere else, you, my friend, are in a great spot! Handmade is growing so fast it’s hardly measurable. Etsy is just one example of the trend but it is a great example! See below: It’s no surprise that Etsy traffic ramps up before the holiday shopping season,… [read more]

20 Tips for Selling on Etsy

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I know how it is because I’ve been there!  You want to increase your sales or start selling on Etsy and you could use a little help.  When I started selling on Etsy in 2008 I had no idea what I was getting into…ha!  I read everything I could find and stumbled through opening my… [read more]