How to Make Money Using Etsy: A Guide to the Online Marketplace for Crafts and Handmade Products

How to Make Money Using Etsy: A Guide to the Online Marketplace for Crafts and Handmade Products

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by Timothy Adam
     
 

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In a world where most products are manufactured by machines, Etsy offers an online platform for makers of handmade products and crafts to market and sell their goods to a vast network of buyers who demand unique, genuine products. To date, the site has attracted over 400,000 sellers who collectively have sold over 30 million items, generating more than $180.6 million

Overview

In a world where most products are manufactured by machines, Etsy offers an online platform for makers of handmade products and crafts to market and sell their goods to a vast network of buyers who demand unique, genuine products. To date, the site has attracted over 400,000 sellers who collectively have sold over 30 million items, generating more than $180.6 million in revenue. The only resource of its kind, How to Make Money Using Etsy--written by Tim Adam who has successfully been selling his products all over the world through his Etsy shop since 2007--guides readers step-by-step through the many stages of selling online. How-to topics include:

  • Establish your Etsy shop
  • Effectively photograph your products
  • Post your products to optimize visibility and increase sales
  • Brand your business
  • Use social media like blogs, Twitter, and Facebook to connect with buyers and grow your business

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118033845
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/23/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
8 MB

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Meet the Author

Timothy Adam teaches people how to use Etsy.com through his web- site Handmadeology.com. He is a self-taught metal artist and modern metal furniture designer, and since 2007, his products have sold around the world through his successful Etsy shop.

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How to Make Money Using Etsy: A Guide to the Online Marketplace for Crafts and Handmade Products 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is the best book to help build your Etsy sales! I have already doubled my sales and haven't even finished all the changes he suggests.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I knew this guy on etsy and he was succesful because he was one of the only males , and started charging for weird cheesy seminars copying other peoples marketing ideas.