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Understanding Google Analytics

When you’re running a small handmade business like me, every penny counts. You need to invest time and money into marketing channels that work. So today I’d like to introduce you to a little “gem” of a method using Google Analytics to find quality sites to market on. Read More »

Top 30 Etsy Business Articles Of 2011

Over 2.5 million visitors stopped by in 2011 to learn about running a creative business, check out awesome handmade and vintage items, and to see what the next coolest diy project has been posted. I have put together a list of the most viewed, shared, and liked posts of 2011. Hope you enjoy! Read More »

Felt Gingerbread House How-to | Go Make Me

This gingerbread isn't for your belly but it looks good enough to eat. Wee houses made from felt are so cute covering a battery operated candle. Shafts of warm glowing light eminate from the doorways and windows. Make half a dozen to create a miniature glowing village and place around the tree or table decoration. Read More »

Hey Handmade! January 2012 – March 2012

Hey Handmade is an easy way to gain more exposure, views, and sales for your handmade and vintage Etsy items. Hey Handmade allows you to tap into my social media connections, marketing networks, and SEO (search engine optimization) skills to provide you with a targeted advertising campaign that is multi-faceted. Read More »

The Engineering behind Selling Online

The engineer in me makes me analyze everything I do, it is undoubtedly my biggest pitfall. You are a craftsperson and an entrepreneur, but did you realize you are an engineer too? All artists are secretly engineers. You use an engineering process daily that takes your product from idea to selling in your Etsy shop.   It is known as a ... Read More »

Handmadeology Pro – Holiday Special – $500 in Content for Only $10

Are you looking to take your Etsy shop to the next level? 2011 is almost over and now is the time to start planning what 2012 will look like for your shop. Until the end of December we are offering a 3 for 1 deal . When you sign up to be a Handmadeology Pro member in the month of December you will be able to pick 2 previous months to have access to. You will be getting over $500 in content for only $10. Read More »

Tips For Hosting A Giveaway On Your Blog

EternalHope says: I have my first giveaway up right now and I’ve learned a few things that I thought were worthy enough to pass on. 1) submit your giveaway to: http://prizey.blogspot.com/ http://www.online-sweepstakes.com/ http://bloggiveaways.blogspot.com/ there are other directories out there but these were SUPER easy to submit to and I’ve gotten loads of traffic in return for literally seconds of effort. ... Read More »

Don’t give cookie-cutter gifts!

‘Hey Handmade – Gift Guide’ by handmadeologybiz Don’t give cookie-cutter gifts! Give handmade and vintage gifts! www.heyhandmade.com CHICAGO BUS SCROLL – Subway … mercantilemill $199.00 Swarvoski Crystal 2X AB Neck… WhimsyBeading $30.00 Original Fine Art Deep Sea 8… rostudios $40.00 Art Print For Children- City… UrbanTickle $30.00 Turquoise Blue Lampwork Bead… fatdogbeads $37.00 Glitter Clown Fish Paperweig… ArtisticWill $27.00 Necklace, ... Read More »