Tuesday Treasury: Under the Root

The woman who fell to earth and landed in a fairytale

‘The Woman who fell to Earth and landed in a Fairytale’ is the title of the winning treasury of our new weekly feature: Tuesday Treasury. The curator Under the Root presented this brilliant treasury with the following poem: “the world is growing with every breathe, trees are shaking, clouds never regret. all these finds are [...]

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 [...]

Business Tips: Business Insurance

Insurance

In my last blog post I shared with you some tips on Pricing and shared a nifty pricing calculator. But, there is more to business than pricing your products. As crafters and artists who have started businesses selling our creations, we focus all our energy on our creations.  Dealing with the business end of things [...]

Business Tips: Pricing for Profit

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Pricing is one of the things that many small retailers struggle with. Today my mission is to help you change your thoughts about the way you set your product prices and hopefully get you thinking in terms of “Pricing for Profit”. I mean, let’s face it, you didn’t open your Etsy shop to give your [...]

Setting Up a Shop Page on Your Blog

If you have more than one shop, displaying your shops on your blog or hosted site can help show off your shops and bring them traffic. Having a centralized page for all of them really looks professional. I’ll show you how to do this for Blogger and for a self hosted WordPress blog (not WordPress.com [...]