Etsy SEO: The Ultimate Guide to Ranking High and Being Found

Etsy SEO

Here at EcoEsty we’ve written a plethora of posts to help you improve your Etsy shop and over time it has become clear that we all seem to struggle with one similar task – Etsy SEO.  Over the years, I’ve learned a few tricks that I’ve which have helped me tweak my shop and increase my […]

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Writing Product Descriptions that SELL and Not Just Describe

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I don’t know about other makers, but I have heard the words SEO and KEYWORDS so many times my head is ready to explode. I like this article because, although we still have to think about Search Engine Optimization and Keywords if we want to be found, being found and SELLING our handmade item once […]

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Clean Life and Home: How To Organize Your Business in 28 Days Calendar: FREE Printable

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O.M.G. Where have you been my whole life?  Anyone that knows me knows that I’m one of those people that pulls herself in a million different directions.  I have my hands in a lot of pots { being the EcoEtsy Team Captain is one of them}.  My life can use some daily organization – so […]

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Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge – best lessons, inspiration and advice

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I love listening to podcasts while working and one of my favorites is “After the Jump” with Grace Bonney of Design Sponge. In this post she puts together a collection of her 10 most meaningful lessons gleaned from two years of doing her radio show along with links to the podcasts and the interviews that […]

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5 Tips to Stand Out When Selling on an Online Marketplace

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All Etsy Sellers fight the same battle – we all try to stand out and find our niche.  David Kalt, a contributor for Entrepreneur.com offers 5 Tips To Stand Out on an Online Marketplace.  We’ve shared some of the same tips here on EcoEtsy, but sometimes you just need to hear it from the real pros. […]

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25 Posts to Kick Your Social Media Up a Notch – Hello Nature

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  Raise your hand if you struggle with social media for your business…. Social media is one of those things that I’ve developed a love/hate relationship with.  Yeah, I have a Facebook Fan Page, a Twitter and an Instagram [a neglected Instagram that is..] and I tend to be very inconsistent in my posts. This […]

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Etsy’s own sellers unsure if they’d invest — in Etsy – MarketWatch

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      Yesterday I shared news from the rumor mill that Etsy will be going public looking to raise $300 million in an IPO. In fact, they are working on an IPO for as soon as 1st quarter [meaning NOW].  I posed the question, “How will this affect Etsy Sellers?”.  Today Market Watch shared […]

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Online Marketplace Etsy Is Going Public | TIME

Today Time magazine posted some not so surprising news about Etsy potentially going public. In 2012, Etsy became a B-Corp.  B Corps {Benefit Corporation) is a type of for-profit [yes, Etsy is a for-profit corporation] that seeks to have a positive impact on society and the Environment – in addition to making money.  I wonder […]

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Daydreaming and Creative Problem Solving

daydreaming and creative problem solving

My business tip for you is one word. Daydream. Make some space in your life for sitting and staring into space. Let your mind wander a bit during these last weeks of August. These moments are important periods of incubation, where our minds process unresolved dilemmas without interference from our more judgmental selves. There have […]

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