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.
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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.