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An Easier Way to Tag and to Run Sales On Etsy

If you run a shop on Etsy, particularly if you have quite a number of items for sale, it can be quite laborious to add tags, renew items and to run sales. Etsy on Sale is a tool which really helps out in a big way. Running Sales You can easily set up Etsy sales on the whole of your store or just on certain sections. The tool will let you choose the percentage saving or [...]

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Stock Images With Soul

Would you like some beautiful images to promote your business? Add them to your website Include them in your marketing Use them in your online courses Make website buttons/adverts from them Add a quote and a link to your website and create a great image to promote across social networks I'm acutely aware of how quickly the cost of stock images can [...]

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The Crafter's Guide to Packaging Handmade Products: Review & Giveaway

The first in this series of books from was The Crafter's Guide to Taking Great Photos (Amazon UK/USA) by Heidi Adnum. That was a really great read for those looking to enhance their product photography and helped many people get the results they were looking for. This next book along, The Crafter's Guide to Packaging Handmade Products (Amazon UK/USA)  by Vio [...]

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5 Social Networks You Need To Be Using To Promote Your Handmade Business

If you have a creative business, a blog, a website or an Etsy store for example, then you are going to be looking for ways to get more traffic to your site. One of the ways to reach as large an audience as possible, for no money, is through social media. Here are my top five recommendations for where to start, but first up a caveat. Although the title of my post says that yo [...]

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Welcome to Crafty Ambitions: Let's Celebrate With a Giveaway

Hello and a huge thank you for dropping by. For those who know me from my Art of Crafts blog I hope you are going to enjoy this new venture, which is for anyone who would love to turn their joy of crafting into a business. Some of you may not have taken the first steps yet and some of you may be quite far along the path and just want to pick up a few more tips on marketing, [...]

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Giveaway: Blogging for Bliss

If you want to run a craft business, one of the best  things you can do is to create a blog to promote your handmade items. A book which gives you a great background on blogging, covering both the How-Tos and also giving you an insight into a whole range of other crafters' blogs is Blogging for Bliss by Tara Frey. *** The Blogging For Bliss giveaway is now closed and the [...]

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Leather Organiser Giveaway: The New Year Awaits

** The giveaway is now closed and the lucky winner, drawn by random number generator, is Claire who says her new year's resolution is "to say No to other people and make more time for me!! " You can plan your 'me-time' in this organiser Claire - Congrats!! ** How would you like to begin the new year super organized in your creative business? Then I have something to get you [...]

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4 Book Recommendations For The Craft Business Startup

If you are in the very early stages of your craft business, then today I want to bring you four recommendations for unmissable books that are going to get you off to a great start. Even if you have been in business for a little while, these choices are going to expand your knowledge and help you grow your business and get more traffic and potentially sales. The first two boo [...]

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