Do you sell on Etsy? One of the best parts of being an Etsy seller is that there’s such a great network of artisans out there ready to help.
If you sell on Etsy, here are 10 sites you should follow
Here are the best online Etsy resources I’ve found on topics from marketing guides to blogs, inspiration sites to newletters:
Handmadeology – This site is an amazing resource for Etsy sellers who have honed their craft but need a hand with the ins and outs of becoming a successful seller. Learn how to increase your sales, get the most bang for your advertising bucks and find tools that make your Esty experience easy.
Everything Etsy – Get inspired to make your shop a success with this blog from an Etsy seller. Kim and her husband run their own Esty shops and write from their experiences. You’ll find printable tags to raise your holiday cheer, photo tips to make your images pop and giveaways no seller can resist.
Oh My! Handmade Goodness – Mounting orders, shrinking stock and not to mention the big day itself–the holidays can be stressful for Etsy sellers. Sit back with the cup of tea and browse this contributor written blog for tips on how to connect with your customers and a fair share of the cutest craft tutorials you’ve ever seen to inspire your newest project. Don’t forget to check out the guide to a calm holiday for shop owners.
Around.io – This is a social media scheduling tool and their blog has a lot of great info not only for Etsy sellers, but for ecommerce sellers as well. It’s super easy to use – once you connect your shop, you will see all your products in Around.io, and you can select which one you wish to promote on what social media by clicking on them.
Etsypreneur.com – A sister site to Everything Etsy, this blog really plunges into the building blocks of successful marketing and sales that can help you build your shop’s clientele. If you need technical help or just want to learn more about the inner workings of the site you love, this is the place for you.
Handmade Success – Editor Kerry grew up in a handmade home, so she knows how rewarding and difficult it can be to live your dream. Here you’ll find lots of great Etsy marketing tips, as well as giveways for sellers, tips on eco-friendly packaging, 101 ways to find holiday success and more
Brilliant Business Moms – This site is aimed at more than Etsy sellers and is run by two sisters and moms. Every week they interview brilliant mom entrepreneurs, including Etsy sellers, about what it takes to run a successful online business.
Create Hype – If you sell on Etsy, don’t miss this newsletter! Get several emails a week packed with marketing tips, branding how-tos and advice from successful online sellers you can put to work today. Subscribe today and browse the archives for the answer to your marketing questions.
Marketing Creativity – Transform your handmade hobby into a successful business with sales tips from Etsy store owner Lisa, who turn $100 into one thousand sales in just her first year in business.
Jenna Herbut – If you sell on Etsy, you can turn your passion into profits by making what you love into the returns you deserve. Where ever you see the next level, a side income, a part-time business or a career, this site has the tips you need to meet your goals.
If you sell on Etsy, what sites and blogs do you turn to for Etsy marketing help and inspiration? Share your favorites in the comments section below.