You’ve got some crazy-ambitious revenue goals and you’re willing to do the work. But what work are you actually supposed to do!?! It’s a question I get asked A LOT. In fact, most creative-type Etsy sellers are absolutely KILLER at creating beautiful product. But when it comes to actually marketing it? They don’t have a […]
Tired of hearing everyone tell you to “get on Pinterest”? I hear you! It’s one of those really lame-o pieces of advice that people offer that– while good in theory– don’t actually tell you anything. Like, okay, I’ll “get on Pinterest,” and now what?!?!?!?! I’m here to help you figure out that “now what?!?!?!” bit […]
Can I get real with you for a second?
Just over 2 years ago I was on the brink of burnout with LittleHighbury. For real. I was on track to double my first year’s income, and I was seriously burning the midnight oil at both ends. I was irritable towards my family, irritable towards my customers (I had to have my husband respond to more than one Etsy conversation for me…), and more especially– irritated that I had to work so freakin’ hard to promote my Etsy shop.
Pinterest is an INSANELY effective marketing tool for Etsy sellers– there’s no doubting that. You know it and you’ve heard it a gazillion times.
But do you actually believe it?
Using Pinterest to sell product is a mystery to A LOT of Etsy sellers– they KNOW they’re supposed to be using Pinterest to sell their product, but they are at a loss as to how (raise your hand if this is you– it’s totally been me, too!)