Keywords are basically the search terms or phrases buyers use to find your handmade online. You must use them if you expect to rank well in Etsy’s Relevancy Search or be properly indexed by search engines, like Google. It is very important to use keywords that are actually relevant to your handmade. The more relevant […]
If you are a handmade seller, you probably have been asked to share your story or insight into your creative process once or twice. Giving buyers a look behind the scenes into your life as an artist or handmade seller is a great way to set yourself apart from the competition and help buyers connect […]
There are many misconceptions about selling on Etsy and what it takes to have a successful shop. I have decided to tackle what I believe to be the 5 most common ones among new Etsy sellers. If You List It, They Will Come I still remember when I first started selling on Etsy. Like many […]
Editing listings on Etsy one by one can take a huge chunk of your time! It could even take a few days if you have several hundred listings. Etsy does not have a bulk editing tool on their website. Fortunately, BluGrin offers Betsi Lite! Betsi Lite is a free application that allows you to bulk […]
In order to successfully sell anything on Etsy, you have to first know your target market. Without knowing your target market or your customer profile, you are just spinning your wheels and you will soon become discouraged. If you do not know your target market, I recommend reading How To Find Your Target Market from […]
I am so very excited! When I started back selling in my shop last year, I did not think I would EVER make it to 100 sales let alone 1000!
A few days ago I reached 700 sales in my Etsy shop, RhondaJai.etsy.com!! I am very excited to reach that milestone as you can probably tell by all of the exclamation points in the previous sentence