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Top 10 things the new Etsy CEO Josh Silverman tells Etsy sellers

Last week, Etsy underwent a major transformation. Their long-time CEO Chad Dickerson was replaced with Josh Silverman. In an attempt to understand and engage with sellers, the new CEO Josh Silverman took to an Etsy forum and answered questions from several Etsy sellers. A dive into this question answer session gave us a clue on the future of the beloved handmade platform. Here are the …

40 Amazing Resources to Master the Art of Promoting Your Etsy Store

Are you an Etsy seller trying to promote your Etsy store? I know that you are one of the busiest entrepreneurs on earth. Creator, marketer, salesperson, publicist, customer relations officer- these are a few of the several roles that you play in order to successfully make your Etsy sales. The surprising fact is that most Etsy sellers don’t do it full time as well. This …

Etsy Studio for Craft Suppliers + 4 More Etsy Changes for 2017

Etsy has announced a slew of changes for 2017 and some of them are very interesting. If you’re short on time, here’s the most important changes (and updates) coming to Etsy in the next few weeks: Etsy Studio: Like Wholesale, Etsy is launching a separate section / sub-marketplace for craft suppliers to flourish. This is a great news for Etsy sellers who sell craft supplies …

How to give free shipping in 2017 without losing your mind and profit

TL;DR — At the beginning of every year the major shipment carriers revise their pricing. Here are the major changes for 2017  USPS – 4.1% increase for domestic First Class, 3.9% for domestic Priority Mail 3.4% for domestic Priority Mail Express FedEx – 3.8% increase for domestic & international FedEx Express rates Canada Post Shipping Labels on Etsy – 3% increase in shipments to the …

Boost Your Etsy SEO in 7 Simple Steps — Infographic

This is a guest-post from Annabelle Short, who is a seamstress, social media fanatic and a blogger at Wunderlabel (US, UK). Google serves 3.5 billion searches a day, and for most people searching for a product, Google is the starting point. The traffic from search engines is known as organic traffic. Whether people find you through Etsy’s internal search engine or through Google search, both …

How to Use the “Buckets Strategy” to Rank Higher on Etsy – Interview with Richie Peplin of Marmalead

Etsians by now know Richie – the co-founder of Marmalead who along with Gordon built the tool that a lot of Etsians now use. Marmalead is one of the finest Etsy SEO apps out there which brings a numeric dimension to selling on Etsy. I first stumbled on the “Buckets Strategy” (and Marmalead) through Richie’s guest-post on CreativeHiveCo and have been fascinated with the technique. Richie has written and …