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How to Use Your Etsy Stats to Grow Your Business

How to use Etsy stats to grow your business and help you create a thriving shop! Learn how to read and interpret all the data Etsy collects in stats in order to make informed decisions about your shop.

When running an Etsy shop, you need as much straight up fact as you can find. That’s where your stats come in. They contain a wealth of information specific to your own shop that can help you understand your business and the direction you need to go in. I want you to create a thriving shop and learning how to use your Etsy stats to grow your business is a very important step.

How to use Etsy stats to grow your business and help you create a thriving shop! Learn how to read and interpret all the data Etsy collects in stats in order to make informed decisions about your shop.

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Just like me and your hips, your Etsy stats won’t lie to you. They contain some cold hard truth about your shop, which you can use to make informed decisions about your business.

This is Part 5 of my Etsy series, Your Shop, Your Way. I’m sharing everything I know about running an Etsy shop in the hopes of helping you develop your own successful strategy. I’m not promising massive sales or explosive results. Most of us average, earth-dwelling shop owners see slow and steady growth. We work hard and learn as we go and figure out what success means to us.

For me, success is running my business, my way, in a way that suits my family and lifestyle. In a way that brings in some money and satisfies my personal crafting goals.

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How to Decide What New Products to Sell on Etsy

When you're running a handmade shop, you can't just make whatever you want and hope for the best. Learn how to apply a little strategy to coming up with new design ideas for your Etsy shop. Create a thriving shop full of items that sell!

Etsy loves fresh content and so do your customers. Plus new ideas keep your creative brain moving and shaking! So you know you need some new listings, but how do you decide what to try next? Designing new products, stocking inventory and creating new listings are a crap-ton of work. You don’t want to do all that work in exchange for zero results do you? So let’s apply a little strategy to the process of coming up with new products to sell on Etsy.

When you're running a handmade shop, you can't just make whatever you want and hope for the best. Learn how to apply a little strategy to coming up with new design ideas for your Etsy shop. Create a thriving shop full of items that sell!

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Creating new listings is a vital part of keeping your content relevant and in front of customers eyes. It’s a great way to boost views and confirm to Etsy that your shop is active.

When you post new listings, all the people who have favourited your shop will see a notification. Curiosity might just get the better of them!

In my experience, I’ve had to strike a balance between making the things I love to make and making the things people actually want to buy. Unfortunately those 2 things are not alway the same.

I love being a maker, I love being an entrepreneur, and both those things requires a little sacrifice of the other. I’m primarily a maker, I just don’t always get to make the things I want. And that’s ok, I’m not a sell-out. I just also want to run a profitable business.

And I want you to run a profitable, balanced business too.

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How to Find Etsy Tags for Your Handmade Items

Etsy tags are the basis of Etsy SEO for your shop. Learn my tips and tricks for finding the best Etsy tags for your amazing handmade products. How to find Etsy tags for your handmade items and creating a thriving shop and fulfilling business!

Etsy tags are the keywords that get your shop noticed. When shoppers type something into the Etsy search bar, it’s your tags that speak to Etsy and lets them know if your product is a match for the shopper’s search. For Part 2 of the Your Shop, Your Way series, here are my bestest tips on how to find Etsy tags for your awesome handmade items.

Etsy tags are the basis of Etsy SEO for your shop. Learn my tips and tricks for finding the best Etsy tags for your amazing handmade products. How to find Etsy tags for your handmade items and creating a thriving shop and fulfilling business!

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SEO is the magic sauce of the internet. Unfortunately no one knows the recipe and it keeps changing anyway.

Etsy SEO is no different. The rules are not permanent and you just have to do your best and keep up with any changes.

Tags are the basis of Etsy SEO. They are the keywords that help customers find your listings. They are super duper important, but not the be all and end all of your shop. So respect them, but don’t let them own you.

This is part 2 of the Your Shop, Your Way series. I’m dishing out all my best Etsy advice minus the bullshirt. I’m sharing everything I know and ask that you take it with a grain of salt because what has worked for my shop might not work for yours. I want to help you create a thriving shop and fulfilling business that is ALL YOU!

And there is one thing that I know for absolute sure about your shop. You NEED excellent tags.

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