Blog Giveaways: Worth their weight in sales and advertising?

From RikRak's Blog, The RikRak Studio

The world of blogs has exploded in the past few years and these days, it seems that everyone has a blog.  And the latest trend is sponsoring giveaways to attract traffic to one’s blog.  In order to get those giveaways, most bloggers will solicit small shop owners for free products in exchange for exposure. Giving [...]

Getting Published

Green Craft Magazine

Promoting your shop outside of Etsy is a valuable way to increase your exposure as well as sales.  There are a variety of social mediums to do so: Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, etc., but gaining local or national exposure to new readers has the potential to boost your profile to a new dimension, if not your [...]