Last year, I wrote an article about the Best Places to promote Your Etsy shop in 2017.
Well now it’s 2019, and while not EVERYTHING has changed, you may have noticed that your stuff is getting less attention, less traffic, and maybe just overall LESS.
BOO TO THAT.
So today, I’m going to talk about the best ways to promote your Etsy shop in 2019.
And here’s the deal — this year more people than EVER have been asking me about paid traffic.
You know, promoted listings, Etsy renewals, google and facebook ads — all that crap you throw money at in the hope it will CHANGE EVERYTHING.
But the reality is this:
That shit sounds WAY too good to be true. So it probably is.
So INSTEAD of shelling out hard-earned cash for a couple extra sales here and there…Let’s just put on our “this is bullshit” cap for a minute and evaluate ALL your best options for promoting your Etsy goodies.
Because maybe you shouldn’t be PAYING for promotions after all.
Today I had a question from one of my Subscriber Tribe members about promoted listings…and I decided to use her question to create a Six-Minute Makeover video just for you.
The Best FREE Places to Promote Your Etsy Shop in 2019:
This video has TIPS! Here’s what you need to make ’em happen:
What should you do when promoted listings and renewals DON’T work? Get back to those good old fashioned free tactics! Here are some to try:
Create SEASONAL lines to fill in the gaps (like wedding items for spring/summer, home decor for winter, and jewelry or knit items for fall).
Find the most popular items on Etsy RIGHT NOW: Click here to visit the Etsy Trends page.
Or try Shop Updates for a massive boost — the KEY is to do it REGULARLY!
Want to find your shop’s most popular time of day for shop updates? Learn to use Google analytics here: Video – How to Use Google Analytics for Etsy.
Want to know what and WHEN you should post stuff Etsy updates and social media goodness? Try this Editorial Calendar method for a clear, step-by-step posting set up!
Get the Traffic Your Shop Deserves
Hey Guess What? Before I quit my job to sell on Etsy, I was an SEO Consultant for a Fortune 500 Company. I used Etsy tags to get my first 500 sales in less than 6 months. Wanna steal my tricks? Try SEO Bootcamp:
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Hi there, my name is Jenni. You’re reading about the Etsy shop that freed me from the worst job I’ve ever had (and a lifetime of working for somebody else).
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