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Stay at Home Mom Explains How She Makes a Living on Etsy

Way back in the day, people used to make a living selling arts and crafts and useful objects they handcrafted. They'd create their products and then meet in the local town square or village market to sell them. While this worked really well, it wasn't necessarily sustainable or profitable enough to …

Entrepreneurship

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Etsy takes a cue from Pinterest with new curation feature for brands and bloggers

There’s a lot of good stuff on Etsy, but discovering it can be tricky — especially as more mass-produced goods have flooded the marketplace that was …

How Etsy Changed the Rules & What It Means for Indie Designers

I'm a conscious consumer. I shop second-hand, I limit my consumption of "stuff," and I try to keep my purchases local. I believe in voting with my dollars, and I've gone so far as to dedicate my career to figuring out what that means.<p>On occasion, though, when I'm hankering for a new piece of …

eCommerce

11 Dos and 7 Don'ts For Shopping on Etsy

If you are looking for one-of-a-kind products sold by real people in a tight-knit community, chances are you know about Etsy. The online marketplace offers items in every category from the general (women, children, and men) to the specific (vintage, wedding, and crafts). And the best part about …

Etsy Find of The Week: The DIY Supplies

This week’s Etsy Find of the Week was a tough one to choose. Not because we couldn’t find anything we loved, but because we found so many things!<p>So, …

Etsy competitor Minted hopes it has an indie artist for you

Minted, an online marketplace that sources artwork from indie artists and turns them into printed products, said Thursday it's raised $38 million to expand the site's offerings for its design-hungry shoppers and open virtual storefronts for its artists.<p>The site's product line includes custom …

Etsy economic impact report: Etsy crafters generate $895 million in annual sales, but face low wages themselves.

Today, Etsy released a report on the economic impact of its vast online network of small-business crafters, whose screen-printed tees, hand-crafted …

22 Pimm's-Filled Ways To Toast The Royal Baby

The birth of the royal baby is a serious historic event. Please, don't let that stop you from recognizing it as an opportunity to make booze-filled cupcakes.<p>Whether or not you've been swept up in the royal baby hysteria, you might as well use it as an excuse to buy a bottle of Pimm's No. 1. A …

Top 10 Marketing Books of All Time

Essential books for entrepreneurs who really want to understand how and why their customers buy.<p>In previous posts, I've identified the best motivational books of all time and the best sales books of all time. Today, I've selected 10 books about marketing that I believe should be in every business …

Free Photography eBook: Exposure Blending – The Complete Guide From Camera to Process

Landscape photographer and author Christopher O’Donnell recently released a free eBook on his exposure blending technique. Inside you’ll find that …

Polarizer Filters: What They Are & When They Can Be Used in Photography

There are few more important things that a nature photographer can do to improve his or her photography than becoming familiar with the use of the …

Landscape Photography

26 Essentials for Blogging Success: What You Need to Know

Do you want to be a more successful blogger? Are you keeping up with the newest developments in blogging? Whether you are new to blogging or you have …

Blogging

10 Ways Photography Can Change Your Life (It Changed Mine)

I have always been interested in photos. When I was younger, I used to pore through drawers of photos and photo albums that my parents made, looking …

8 Common Landscape Photography Mistakes Beginners Make

If you are interested in landscape photography I'm sure you have read lots of “how to improve…” type articles, which are all useful in their own way. …

Photoshop CS6 Beginner Tutorial - Interface and Basics

3 Creative Ways Brands Are Using Pinterest

Are you looking for some creative ways to use Pinterest?<p>Would you like to make stronger connections with your customers?<p>Although many brands run …

Marketing

31 Actionable Social Media Marketing Tips Based On Research

9 Social Media Benefits Every Business Can Use<p>No longer marketing’s shiny new object, <b>social media</b> has become an indispensable tool to achieve key …

Small Business Social: How to Build Relationships

Do you use social media to attract and engage customers?<p>Are you wondering how you can use social media to market your business and drive sales?<p>To …

Social Marketing

Portrait Photography Photoshop Tutorial: Skin Retouching

One of the most fundamental and most utilized skills of retouching portrait images with Photoshop is skin correction. Fine lines, discoloration, etc. …

Photographer Seeks to Match All Pantone Colors to Real World Things

The Pantone Color Matching System is a standardized way for printers to make sure that they’re all using the same color without having to constantly …

How to Make a Photo Starring You x10 Because you’re so great, 10 of you should be in a photo. We put together a complete guide to making clones of yourself in photos, but here’s a quickie rundown! 1)...

Because you’re so great, 10 of you should be in a photo.<p>We put together a complete guide to making clones of yourself in photos, but here’s a quickie …

Photoshop

How to Protect Your Photography Online

When it comes to protecting your online photography there are many ways to prevent people from copying or distributing your artwork.<p>Lombard Street, SF<p>…

Adobe Launches Lightroom 5 Beta, Adds Several Exciting Features

From the very first version of Lightroom in 2006, Adobe has been releasing public betas prior to shipping to make sure that the final product has all …