Tuesday , 14 July 2020

Small Business Tips

Selling In Person: Home Party How-to Part 1

If you are just starting out with your online shop, one of the things that you need to do is get your products in front of people - in real life. If you have a brick and mortar shop (B & M) then that’s a good place for you to show off your stuff. But what if you’re like me, I work from home, I make my things at home, and I don’t have a store front in the non virtual sense. Read More »

Learn How to Make Money Using Etsy

The only resource of its kind, How to Make Money Using Etsy–written by Tim Adam who has successfully been selling his products all over the world through his Etsy shop since 2007–guides readers step-by-step through the many stages of selling online. Read More »

The Entertainer – Keeping the Studio Fun and Interesting

The Entertainer Keeping the studio fun and interesting – it’s good for you, it’s good for business Top hats for dogs are not exactly the paradigm of practicality. Dressing my dog up like Godzilla and designing a miniature city for him to destroy is not really how I would describe a hard day at work. But I don’t create everything ... Read More »

Form and Function

Purpose:  Take a look at your items, why you’re creating them, and how you can improve them, whether through a better description or expanding available options. In order for me to spend my money, most of the time it absolutely has to meet the form and function test.  I have the worst wardrobe, because I will select items, carry them ... Read More »

Staying Flexible When Things Change

Staying Flexible When Things Change For sellers on Etsy things lately can seem distressing. The forums are being changed and most are being phased out in favor of Teams. Alchemy is being closed for an indeterminate amount of time until it’s revamped. For those Etsy sellers who relied on the forums or Alchemy for the bulk of their business it ... Read More »

Create Your Own Etsy Success

I have realized that success does not just come from how you use social media, how you advertise, or a thousand other "hot topics" on Etsy. All of those are useful and very important, but do not get at the "core" of creating a successful business venture. The "core" is YOU! Read More »