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Tips and advice for selling on the world's largest handcrafted marketplace.
Notes from Chris
Episode 1107Etsy is the world’s largest handcrafted marketplace, and we have featured stories of Etsy sellers more than three dozen times in the history of the program. Most of the time we try to look for some specific angle, either how someone is selling differently there or what they’ve learned as they’ve grown their business, or how they’ve transitioned from selling on Etsy to their own website. One of my favorite stories is from Jennifer Brown in Chicago (Ep. 182: Chicago Woman Sells $70,000/Month on Etsy) … I guess you can tell from the title that she’s managed to do pretty well. Today’s listener is looking for some general advice on getting started on Etsy, as well as what to look out for, the pros and cons, and more. Listen to today's episode to learn more...
MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
- Etsy: The world’s largest handcrafted marketplace. Start selling your work today!
- When the Rubber Hits the Road, This Mom of Three Earns $5,000/Month: After making a simple change to the color of her custom-image rubber ink stamps, this interior designer and mother-of-three from Texas began earning $5,000 a month.
- Graphic Designer Paints a Picture Worth $8,000/Month: This designer is the picture of success with a side hustle that draws in a full-time income.
- Nashville Paint-by-Numbers Kits Become Etsy Bestsellers: A visual arts teacher creates “paint by numbers” kits to help others experience joy through painting.
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