Tuesday, February 14, 2017

5 Significant Advantages of Selling on Etsy



Although there are many E-commerce websites on the internet that allow handmade business owners to sell their items, there are several advantages to selling on Etsy.

They are the forerunner of online Marketplaces for Crafters and they have a trust value and long history with buyers and sellers. For handmade business owners, there are several advantages to opening an Etsy shop and being part of the sellers community there that you may not be aware of.

Let's explore 5 of those benefits today and get a broader look at how Etsy can help you grow your business inside and outside the virtual walls of their website.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

5 Steps to a Successful Start on Etsy

5 Steps to a Successful Start on Etsy | MamaBleu.com


Etsy is widely known around the world as an ecommerce site for purchasing handmade items. 

As a Maker/Crafter, the thought of setting up your own Etsy shop can be somewhat daunting and you may be pessimistic about getting a successful start and sustaining consistent sales. 

Today I will be walking you through the setup process, giving you suggestions that will help you get found in the crowd and pointing out some little know secrets that I’ve discovered during my 8 year history as an Etsy shop owner.

NAVIGATING THE OPTIONS FOR SETTING UP YOUR SHOP 


Looking at the following check list of things to decide upon and putting them into place is like looking at a big blank page and wondering what to draw or write first. Remember that this is just a starting point and it’s completely okay to change things as you grow your business. Everyone starts their journey with the first step so let’s get started!