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Etsy Wholesale Open Call, What’s That About?

What is Etsy Wholesale Open Call? Big News… Good News… That’s what it is, for the Etsy Wholesale sellers. So if you are not an Etsy Wholesale seller yet, it would a good idea to join. To be eligible to be a wholesaler, in Etsy’s own words, this is what you got to provide — a guarantee that you represent an independent retail business and …

Meet Canva – Your New Free Online Design Tool

Dear Etsy sellers, meet Canva. A Crazy good design tool for the rest of us. By ‘rest of us’, I mean those among us who don’t have (or don’t have the time for) Adobe Photoshop, GIMP, Illustrator and such tools that the designers around the world wake up to & more often than not sleep with. Designing is not our primary job as an Etsy …

Let Google Images Bring Customers For Your Business

Google Images is becoming an integral part of search experience for anyone and that is why you should take it seriously. You took it seriously? Good. This post is about what you can do, after you are serious about it! Welcome again. Just 2 days ago we published a post on blog titled “Change The Way You Think About E-Commerce”.We spoke about many things in …

Change The Way You Think About E-Commerce

There are somethings that are common in every e-commerce site – the images. On Etsy however, they are not just the common denominator that you find on stores and every listing. The images are the central visual core of your e-commerce listings. Let us take a step back here. If you were to create an e-commerce store, what would you do? How would you go …

Etsy Shipping Package Preference – A Feature for Sellers to Dig

Etsy engineering team listens. The recent Etsy shipping package preference feature that is now in beta and available to sellers aims to make the life of sellers and buyers simpler. More precisely, when it comes to predicting the shipping costs, this Etsy shipping calculator feature is something every seller should dig a bit more than usual. This way there will no surprises and hard feelings between the seller and …

Choosing Your Etsy Store Name Wisely

Imagine a world where every man is called John and woman, Jane. All it takes for someone to create confusion and chaos is to shout “hey Jane!” out loud in a crowded place. The same thing holds good for the online world too. The name you choose for your Etsy store can decide a lot of things for you. You have to consider many things …

Freebies Make Customers Happy. Even on Etsy!

Who doesn’t like Freebies?! I am yet to find someone who doesn’t. Here is a Universal Truth: “Freebies make customers happy” But that’s not all there is to the magic of giving freebies. There is more magic in freebies, when done right. Freebies Help Your Customers  Become happy… Really Happy. Helps them stay informed about your products. Converts them into loyal repeat customers Getting Your …

The Fine Art of Selling Art on Etsy

If you are an artist, then you absolutely SHOULD be selling art on Etsy. Etsy is one of the go-to place for art enthusiasts and collectors these days. Being a global marketplace, Etsy brings artists from various parts of the world to unite and sell their art. Never in the history of mankind has the life of an Artist become this simple!  The art & craft articles on …

Prohibited Items on Etsy – An Infographic by Around.io

There are a lot of things that come under ‘Strictly Prohibited Items on Etsy.’ Some are downright surprising & reading about them all is a pain. So here is a simpler way… Author note: The Prohibited items on Etsy list can sometimes be a bit too much to take in for an Etsy beginner. I certainly had a hard time reading this entire long page on the …

The 3 Etsy Podcasts You Have to Subscribe to

Podcasts are a great way to put your ears to work and keep the eyes for doing something else. Our brains can multitask, so you could be working on your Etsy product, while listening to these Podcasts. Learning, all while doing. That’s awesome. If I could put a percent on things I have learned with my ears, it would be roughly 38%. Of late, it has also become …