Sunday , 25 January 2015

Etsy Tips

How To Turn Your Etsy Views Into Sales

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I believe that turning your views into sales starts at the core of your Etsy shop. When I say core, I am talking about, your shop name, shop announcement, banner, public profile, about page, policies, Etsy and Google SEO, product titles and tags, product photography, and pricing. Read More »

Quick Etsy Tips From Real Etsy Sellers – Alin Yerushalmi

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Too often, I see Etsy banners that don’t fit together with products. For example, a rainbow of colors in the banner when the products are all earth tones or a banner that is heavy on geometric angles when the products are curvy. Don’t cause dissonance in your shop – make it a place of harmony. Dark banners with light products don’t mix . . . you get the idea. Read More »

15 Holiday Promotion Ideas

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That means, if you want to make sure your products are at the forefront of your customers' minds, you'll need to push some clever promotions to tip them over the edge, getting them to buy. Read More »

Craving visibility? 7 ways to get seen this season

The buzz over the holidays has begun and you are about to enter the best time of year to be a handmade business. As more people crave shopping local and buying smaller what you do becomes increasingly important. But this is also a time to rev up for next year with some cash in your pocket. Read More »

Consider This Before Opening A Second Etsy Shop

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Because I frequently make mention of the fact that I juggle 4 Etsy shops in addition to my website and other selling platforms, I am often asked by fellow handmade sellers if it would be a good idea for them, too, to open up more than 1 Etsy shop. The not-so-simple answer is, of course, it depends. There are a ... Read More »

5 Things to Consider Before Starting an Etsy Shop

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I run 2 shops. Superkid Capes™ has close to 5300+ sales on Etsy-which amounts to nearly 10,000+ actual capes and accessories being sold around the world. Elizabeth Brooke Designs has near 700 sales-which equals 1000 patterns, baby items, and scarves having made their way around the county. In its 4 years of existence, Superkid Capes™ has had the honor to be featured a number of times in "Etsy Finds", magazines, blogs, on Zulily, and television shows. Read More »

Should Etsy Sellers also build a website with 3dcart?

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About six months ago, I wanted to run a “daily deal” styled promotion of a product for sale in my Etsy shop, but obviously, Etsy does not provide a tool like a countdown timer to show when the deal expires, a place to easily highlight the % off the sales price, and does not provide a way to link all of that to social media Read More »