(E–pub/Pdf) Starting an Etsy Business for Dummies AUTHOR Kate Shoup

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Starting an Etsy Business for Dummies

Kate Shoup ☆ 6 FREE DOWNLOAD

This is a helpful book but is not terribly insightful Some of the Information For Most Users for most users the web is a bit obvious ie if *you want to sign up for an Etsy account there is one for shoppers and one *want to sign up for an Etsy account there is one for shoppers and one shop owners The book could be better by being updated to a current version so much of Etsy s site has new or expanded features since the book was written Also it would be helpful if the authors had gone into Paypal in some detail since Etsy relies on it and since Paypal reuires its own storefront or shop owner customer service ie dispute resolution customer service etcIn the end though it is helpful in explaining the basics and where to hunt and eck on Etsy s site for further information Good if you want to know how to navigate their website but eh if you re looking for some in depth tips and strategies for success I guess I m not a dummy about ETSY because I knew all of this My copy was three years old and in technology years that s obsolete meaningnone of the icons or locators were where they were three years ago so you had to go looking This book would be helpful for someone selling handcrafted items maybe I read through the teams conversations and forums and none of them seemed very helpful The one thing I did learn is that you can apply Google Analytics to your site to track viewers etc but you get a lot of that data from the ETSY dashboard anyway without dragging Google and it s tracking cookies into it A very thorough review of many of the steps and considerations that go into starting an Etsy shop There were many elements that I skimmed because they don t apply to me at this oint but might come in handy in the future Other arts were extremely basic ie I already knew that but would come in handy if you have no experience on the Etsy Friedrich Barbarossa (Gestalten Des Mittelalters Und Der Renaissance) (German Edition) platform at all even as a customer A greatlace to start if you are considering a business venture on the Etsy latform This book had a ton of really good advice and suggestions that I lan to implement in my existing Etsy shop It was very well organized and informative I appreciated the light easy to read humorous tone like Reading An Email From A Close Personal an email from a close ersonal I look forward to implementing the things I learned from this book and seeing my business grow This is retty useful book for The Taste of Her Blood (A Lesbian Vampire Tale) people wanting to sell on Etsy It has information such asWhat you can sell on EtsyItems you madeItems you designedrovided they meet. The easy way to build an online craft business from scratchStarting an Etsy Business For Dummies offers expert advice for artists and entrepreneurs looking to build an online craft business from scratch You'll get invaluable information on setting up your online shop writing compelling item descriptions hotographing your work engaging the Etsy community understanding fees and finding your muse when it takes a Certain conditions of manufacture such as not mass roducedVintage goods 20 years or olderSupplies for craftingSellers can offer custom such as not mass roducedVintage goods 20 years or olderSupplies for craftingSellers can offer custom charges 20 cents Who Is Gloria Steinem? per item listed and 35% of sales not including shippingEtsyayments feature is 25 cents lus 3% of the total sale including shipping and sales taxYou can also accept ayment by check of money orderEtsy can collect state sales tax but you set up the tax rate based on zip code ranges You can set up coupon codes You can romote listings on Etsy budgeting 1 to 10 er dayYou can also romote on G This book offered me a lot of help in building my Etsy help in regards to aying taxes taking Corazones solitarios photos that will catch the interest of theublic etc However the truth is although a new book it is already out of date as Etsy has added many features for sellers Even though the Etsy Website contains detailed instructions on how to use the site Etsy is not a guide to e commerce The Dummies books are very straightforward and easy to read Consider this a starting oint for starting your own Online business using Etsy Why would I want this book when I have been selling on Etsy *for over 3 years Because Etsy has been making changes At the time I reuested this book *over 3 years Because Etsy has been making changes At the time I reuested this book latest change negatively affected my sales to the oint where I was wondering why I was bothering to list my items at all The roblem was Etsy changed it s search format Potential buyers were not finding my items I followed all the Etsy newsletters workshops changing tags titles you name it It made no difference Along comes this book I think what have I got to looseFor the most art being an active buyer seller I can say that this book is dead on right The advice is sound you should follow it I even discovered little things here there that I didn t know DSadly the book is already outdated Etsy is continuing to make changes at the rate they are doing these changes no book will ever be up to date The already mentioned search format change is not in the book Also the book says you cannot change your shop name Last week I got a notice from Etsy saying soon we would be able to change our shop names The book says how you can buy a spot for 7 a day to be featured This changed twice now They did away with that when they changed the search format That space featured the newly listed items It has yet again changed to feature items that sellers ay to have featured but not for. Oliday In the last couple of years the DIY movement has transcended the big box hardware stores and has taken on a new format in the savvy crafting arena Etsycom boasts an astonishing 19 million members and there are tens of thousands of craft and hobby bazaars held each year across the United States Starting an Etsy Business For Dummies shows you how to create manage and successfully sell handmade wares vintage. ,
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7 a day It s totally different I m not going into it or this review will never endThere is now a option to click the Facebook like button on the shop age front As well as a Twitter option Now not only is your shop name shown but your real name or whatever name you chose TO PROVIDE IF YOU DON T PROVIDE A NAME provide If you don t rovide a name will show your shop name twice and your shop name The book mentions going into the Chat rooms etiuette Well don t worry you can skip right over this Etsy got rid of the Chat roomsI am trying to remember all the changes that have happened that are not in this brand new book really there are so many it s rather nutty I m sure I m missing a fewThe section on Mermaid paying taxes was not very detailed This is another reason I wanted the book I only discovered one thing I hadn t known about our tax system Mostly this section covers the taxart in Etsy but advises you to speak to a lawyer andor accountant They also recommend finding out the specific tax laws for not only your State but your Town as well This is good advice but Hochzeit mit Hindernissen probably not what you are looking for since you have to look elsewhere for the answers to all those confusing tax uestionsIf you are new to Etsy I see no reason not to read this book because it still contains loads of useful information If your a seasoned seller you may enjoy brushing up on your Etsy knowledge who knows maybe like me you will learn a few new things along the way The biggestroblem is if you use this book really are a Dummy you are going to be very confused when what the book says what Etsy does don t match up Luckily at the moment it s a small enough amount of differences that you can still learn lenty Aside from that Etsy is not a super complicated site It functions very well As the book advises this is great advice Be a buyer first You have a stress free way to get familiar with the site while getting some nifty items for your effortsGood luck A fairly helpful book I am starting my own Etsy business so I really needed to learn the basics This book is easy to follow and generally *helpful They really went overboard with the section titles I know they re meant to be funny *They really went overboard with the section titles I know they re meant to be funny sometimes they just made me shake my head and go really I read it on my kindle and bookmarked sections that I will want to refer to again as I continue selling on Etsy so I think it will not only be a good read to start my business up but also useful as a referenc. Goods and DIY supplies using the world's largest online handmade marketplaceLearn to sell your handmade wares vintage goods DIY supplies online at EtsycomCreate and manage your own successful Etsy storefrontMerchandise your uniue creations and drive buyers to your shopIf DIY is your domain Starting an Etsy Business For Dummies gives you the skills knowledge and know how to create a successful business that ays.