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  • Ideas for Handmade Sellers to Post on Social Media

    As a handmade seller, it's important to post on social media often to keep your followers engaged. But sometimes, it can be hard to come up with new content ideas. That's why I've put together this list of social media content ideas specifically for handmade sellers! I hope you find these helpful and that they help you generate more sales for your business from social media.
  • How to Sell on Amazon Handmade in 2022

    If you're a maker, artist, or designer, you've probably considered selling your products on Amazon Handmade. After all, Amazon is the largest online marketplace in the world! But is it the right platform for you? In this blog post, we'll look at how to sell on Amazon Handmade in 2022 and compare it to Etsy. We'll also discuss how to apply for Amazon Handmade and what benefits you can expect as a seller.
  • 6 Lesser-Known Amazon Handmade Hacks You Need to Know

      Amazon Handmade is a fantastic selling platform for handmade businesses, but there are quite a few challenges and differences to the platform. I...
  • Tips and Tricks for Getting Better Product Photos with a White Background for Amazon

    If you're an Amazon Handmade seller, then you know how important it is to have great product photos. After all, these are the first thing potential buyers will see when they are browsing through your products. A white background is key for good product photos - it makes your products really stand out and look professional.
  • Amazon Handmade Guide: No Sales on Amazon Yet?

    You’ve set up your shop on Amazon Handmade but haven’t received any sales yet. What the heck is going on? I firmly believe that any handmade business can find success on Amazon Handmade, and this post will help you brainstorm why you haven’t made sales yet on Amazon Handmade.
  • Tips for Recording and Editing Videos for Your Etsy and Amazon Handmade Listings

    We’ve all heard over and over how video is king when it comes to e-commerce and selling online. But, video can also be a struggle unless you have the money to hire a videographer. With Etsy and Amazon Handmade listings featuring video content, now is the perfect time to jump into this and add some video content to your listings.
  • How to Use Pinterest for Your Handmade Business

    I wanted to take a step back today from Amazon-specific content and talk about marketing your handmade business. More specifically, I’m sharing how to use Pinterest for your handmade business and increase your traffic organically.
  • How to Scale Your Handmade Business With Multiple Revenue Streams

    Multiple revenue streams are truly the way to go when scaling your handmade business. You probably heard the saying don't put all of your eggs in one basket, and it is absolutely true for running a successful handmade business. Growing a handmade business with only one revenue stream and only selling in one place is really hard to do.
  • How to Figure Out Who You Need to Hire First (or Next)

    You built your handmade business as a solopreneur, so it's entirely normal for us to feel a little uneasy about hiring our first team member or independent contractor. That's completely normal, but it's also required as your business grows and scales beyond what you can manage on your own. This post will talk about figuring out who to hire first or next for your handmade business and finding the right person.
  • Handmade Sellers: 4 Tips to Help You Move from Solopreneur to CEO

    We’ve talked a lot about outsourcing and hiring on the blog because it’s essential as you grow your handmade business. There are a lot of factors involved with moving from a solopreneur to a CEO, though. In this post, I’ll be giving you some of my best tips for making the transition a little easier on you and your team.
  • 5 Key Lessons Learned While Growing a Million Dollar Handmade Business

    As a handmade business owner, hitting your first 5-figure, 6-figure, or 7-figure year is a huge milestone with tons of learning lessons along the way. I hit the million dollars per year mark in my handmade business in 2018, and I thought I would share some of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned over the years as a handmade seller.
  • 7 Podcasts That Handmade Sellers Should Be Listening To

    Do you love listening to podcasts? Podcasts are definitely on the rise in popularity over the last few years, and there are tons of new podcasts launching every day! I’ve rounded up a list of the top podcasts for handmade sellers to help you start or grow your product-based handmade business.