Etsy should be your first port of call if you have something authentic tosell online. The marketplace for vintage and handmade goods listsmillions of items. In the jewelry shop alone, buyers can browse almost
2.7 million items at any given time.
Buyers on Etsy are spoiled for choice. But if you’re a new seller, you’ll
compete with super-users who have succeeded in building smallbusinesses on Etsy. E
tsy’s seller education specialist, Nickey Skarstad
and community manager, Michelle Spaulding teamed up to provide first-time sellers with some tips to stand out from the crowd. As a sometimeEtsy buyer, I even threw in an idea of my own (#7).Before you dive in, heed this cardinal rule:Thou shalt never sell ugly crap that is slowly gathering dust underneaththy kitchen sink.On Etsy, reputation is everything. So here are the best ways to attract theright kind of attention:1.
Sell great products
. Pretty simple, sell what you love and believe inand people will take notice.