{Business Tips} Don’t Fear Vacation Mode!

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I first opened my Etsy shop a year and a half ago, though spent a good 6 months reading everything I could in the forums to learn best practices, prevent pitfalls and get my shop started off on the best foot possible before listing my first item. One of the things I quickly heard (and [...]

Running Multiple shops

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It’s not uncommon to hear from new sellers on Etsy that running a shop and their own business takes much more work and time than they ever anticipated.  “I work more than I ever have in my life,” is a sentiment often mentioned in the forums or heard from fellow sellers. So one might concur [...]

Etsy Resources, Part 4: Etsy Apps

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In case you haven’t noticed from the myriad of posts that I’ve written over the past couple of months, there are a LOT of incredible resources available to sellers on Etsy.  To recap so far, we covered: Part 1: Alchemy & the Forums Part 2: Pounce, Etsy Emails/Newsletters & The Storque Blog Part 3: Treasuries [...]

Etsy Resources, Part 3: Treasuries & Virtual Labs

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So in case you missed it, in Etsy Resources, Part 1, I covered Alchemy and the Forums; in Part 2 of Etsy Resources, I covered Pounce, Etsy Emails/Newsletters and The Storque blog.  In a continuing effort to make you aware of the myriad resources available to sellers on Etsy, I’m continuing the series, this time [...]

Etsy Resources, Part 2: Pounce, Etsy Emails and The Storque

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As the second part of a mini-series on Etsy resources, we’re going to explore 3 more areas, specifically Pounce, Etsy emails and The Storque.  You may not be aware of all the great information you’re missing out on! For those of you unfamiliar, Pounce is a feature on the front page and it serves two [...]