ETSY 101 – Shop Set-up and Promotion | Alexandra Reid | Skillshare

ETSY 101 – Shop Set-up and Promotion

Alexandra Reid, Mixed-Media Artist & Jewellery Designer

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11 Lessons (28m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Open Your Shop

    • 3. Stock Your Shop

    • 4. Add a New Listing

    • 5. Shipping Costs

    • 6. Shop Appearance

    • 7. Shop SEO

    • 8. Pinterest Promotion

    • 9. Instagram Promotion

    • 10. Class Project

    • 11. Final Thoughts

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About This Class


This class is for beginners who are new to selling online using the Etsy platform and want to use social media to promote your Etsy Shop.

Want to sell your handmade goods online? Join Alexandra Reid as she takes you through a crash-course to Selling on Etsy.

In this class you will learn how to set up your Etsy shop online, and the basics of using Pinterest and Instagram to promote your shop.

Some of the things we will cover in this class:

  • How to open your Shop
  • Adding a new listing to your Shop
  • Product photography and what makes a good image for Etsy
  • Basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to get found on the Internet
  • Using Pinterest and Instagram for social media marketing
  • Tips & Tricks for achieving success with Etsy

By the end of this class, you will have learned how to sell your handmade goods with Etsy and have your Shop stand out from the online crowd.

Let's get started Selling on Etsy!






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Alexandra Reid

Mixed-Media Artist & Jewellery Designer

I am a mixed-media artist and jewellery designer living in the scenic Cordova Bay area in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. I work primarily with encaustic paint, but I also like to incorporate collage and resin into my artworks. I am active in my local art scene by exhibiting in juried artists’ shows, teaching workshops and participating in community arts events on Vancouver Island.

My novel technique of creating encaustic mosaics was given an in-depth article in the mixe...

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