Etsy: Keep Going or Time to Quit? Unpacking the Reality

Uncategorized May 30, 2023

Should you quit Etsy? I hear this debate constantly. Since I'm not the quitting type and I would never promote such a thing, I am going to give you plenty of reasons why you shouldn't quit. I am also going to give you the exact steps and pitfalls sellers go through that causes them to quit so you can avoid them.

Don't forget to download the Etsy Quickstart Guide!  The perfect guide for those looking to start an Etsy shop or for sellers that just opened their shop.

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The End of an Era with the Sell on Etsy App & More Seller News!

Uncategorized May 26, 2023

Your Friday dose of Etsy Seller News is here!  Grab a coffee and find out everything that's going on in the Etsy universe that you need to know!  Today I cover the recent sell on Etsy ad shutdown, the Etsy design award application deadline, the new Etsy ad campaign, and more!  Don't miss this one!  Listening will make your weekend better lol.  

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A Shocking Behind The Scenes Look At My Etsy Business!

Uncategorized May 23, 2023

I recently did a deep dive into the Etsy business I've been running for 9 years.  I uncovered some details that were pretty amazing and shocking.  In this episode, I want to spill all the details of what I found and learned.  Every Etsy shop and niche is different but maybe this inside look at what’s going on in my business can help shed some light on your shop or give you better expectations.  Hang on some of this blew my mind...

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From Handmade to Hugely Popular: Future Etsy Niches You Need to Know

Uncategorized May 16, 2023

Etsy has become a hub of creativity and entrepreneurial spirit. With millions of sellers and buyers worldwide, it's a platform that continuously evolves with emerging trends and niche markets. As we look ahead, I want to dive into some of the potential trending niches on Etsy in the near future. These exciting areas offer opportunities for sellers to capitalize on these niches and expand their Etsy business.  This episode is all about trending Etsy niches of the future.  

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BREAKING: Etsy Fee Increase + How to Win the $25,000 Design Award!

Uncategorized May 12, 2023

This episode of seller news is a doozy.  It's full of highs and lows lol.  I talk about the recent fee increase scheduled soon and who it impacts.  I also go over Etsy's recent Q1 financial report and what's in it that's important for you to know as an Etsy seller.  Spoiler alert there are positives and negatives of course.  Lastly, I talk about the design awards coming soon and how to enter so you can win some cold hard cash.  Let's go!

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These 5 Things Could Kill Your Etsy Shop Performance

Uncategorized May 09, 2023

Embarking on the entrepreneurial adventure of owning your own business and Etsy shop is an exhilarating experience, but it's also one fraught with inevitable blunders. The journey is a rollercoaster of learning and growth, but you can steer clear of some common pitfalls to make the ride a little smoother. Today, I'm excited to share with you the top 5 colossal mistakes that can sabotage your Etsy shop's performance, based on my own hard-earned lessons. The silver lining? Now you won't have to repeat my missteps!

But wait, there's more! Boost your Etsy shop's potential with my exclusive, complimentary Etsy SEO Success Guide, packed with insider tips and tricks to elevate your game. Grab your copy right here

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Etsy Slow Season Survival: 5 Strategies to Keep Sales Soaring All Year Round

Uncategorized May 02, 2023

Hold on tight, because we're diving headfirst into that dreaded slow sales season!  Yes, it happens every year like clockwork, and it's no surprise when you consider all the vacations, camping trips, and beach outings.  Etsy sellers often feel the pinch during these warm-weather months.

But fear not, because I am here to help!

I've got powerful solutions to help you weather the storm and even thrive amidst the lull.  And the best part? These tactics aren't just for the seasonal slump—they'll work all year round and even if you're still waiting for your very first sale.

In today's riveting podcast, I'm revealing 5 ingenious strategies, along with a bonus one (because you deserve it), to guide you through this challenging phase of stagnant sales.

But wait, there's more! Make sure to snatch up my "Get Your First 100 Sales on Etsy Guide!" and discover tried-and-true tips that will catapult you towards that glorious, sought-after milestone of 100 sales!


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Etsy Takes a Stand Against Counterfeits: $50 Million Investment Revealed

Uncategorized Apr 28, 2023

Welcome to another episode of Seller News!  Here are the deets of what this episode is all about:

Etsy is investing over $50 million in 2023 to ensure that the platform remains safe and special for its community as it grows. Key areas of focus include clearer policies, removing counterfeit items and listings, easier appeals, transparent communication with sellers, and reducing fraud. These efforts help maintain a marketplace where creativity, authenticity, and diversity thrive. In 2022, investments in automated technology helped remove more than four times as many listings violating the Handmade Policy compared to the previous year. The Etsy Reporting Portal was launched to make reporting intellectual property violations easier, and cases were resolved more quickly. Etsy also invested in its support teams to offer live chat support 24/7 for most topics. As Etsy continues to progress, updates will be shared with the community.

Also, Etsy has announced how to get featured in Etsy...

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How Much Money Should You Spend On Etsy Ads?

Uncategorized Apr 25, 2023

Are you advertising on Etsy or thinking about it?  Do you want to know how much to spend on Etsy ads?  This is a common question I get and one that I am going to tackle in today’s podcast.  I also want to give you some awesome tips and best practices to follow so that you can get the most out of your ads!


Also, make sure you get my free Etsy ads cheat sheet.  It'll give you a lot of what I’m going to be talking about today and more when it comes to using Etsy ads successfully.


Get it here

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USPS Strikes Again! July's Rate Hike Will Shock You | Unpacking the 2nd Increase of 2023!

Uncategorized Apr 21, 2023

In this critical seller news episode, I bring you up to speed on important updates that impact your business. I'll dive into the USPS rate changes on the horizon, ensuring you're prepared for any adjustments in your shipping costs. Don't shoot the messenger, but it's crucial to stay informed.

I also shed light on Etsy's decision to sunset the Sell on Etsy App. Learn what this means for your selling experience and discover alternative ways to manage your store effectively. Stay ahead of the curve by understanding the implications of this change.

Lastly, I address the circulating misinformation about selling Canva designs. I'll clarify the facts and dispel any confusion, ensuring you're on the right track when it comes to utilizing Canva for your business.


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