Starting an Etsy Business For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118590090
  • ISBN-13: 9781118590096
  • DDC: 745.5
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 509 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Starting an Etsy Business For Dummies, 2nd Edition, guides readers through the process of setting up a successful shop and effectively marketing their products.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Getting Started with Etsy.
2: Handmade for Each Other: Falling in Love with Etsy.
3: Let's Get This Party Started: Signing Up.
4: There's No Place like Home: Discovering Etsy's Home Page.
5: Account Trackula: Navigating Your Etsy Account and Shop Settings.
6: Buy and Buy: Finding and Purchasing Items on Etsy.
7: Safe Word: Maintaining Privacy and Safety on Etsy.
8: If You Build It, They Will Come: Setting up Your Etsy Shop.
9: Sell Coverage: Understanding What You Can and Can't Sell on Etsy.
10: Come on In! Creating an Eye-Catching Storefront.
11: Policy Academy: Establishing Your Shop's Policies.
12: Come on Down, the Price Is Right! Pricing Your Work.
13: She Sells Seashells (and More): Understanding the Etsy Selling Process.
14: Say Cheese! Photographing Your Wares.
15: Word Up: Composing Engaging Titles and Descriptions.
16: Selling like (Burning Hot) Hotcakes: Listing Your Items.
17: Wrap It Up: Closing the Deal.
18: The Ship Hits the Fan: Shipping Your Items.
19: All up in Your Bidness: Handling Business Matters.
20: High Exposure: Marketing Your Etsy Business.
21: You've Been Served: Providing Excellent Customer Service.
22: Business as Usual: Managing Your Etsy Store.
23: Commune System: Exploring the Etsy Community.
24: Community Building: Joining the Etsy Community.
25: OMG, Did You Hear? Keeping up with Etsy News.
26: A Love-Love Relationship: Showing Your Love for Other Etsy Sellers.
27: Help! Getting It When You Need It.
28: The Part of Tens.
29: Ten Terrific Tips for Etsy Sellers.
30: Ten Strategies for Marketing Your Etsy Shop.
About the Authors.
Authors' Acknowledgments.