Everything You Need to Set Up an Etsy Shop

Sep 4, 2020

Everything You Need to Set Up an Etsy Shop

2020 has brought more than its share of the unexpected. As small businesses have grappled with massive shifts in business operations, one thing has been abundantly clear: every small business needs an online presence. Because the internet is not a monolithic force, a multitude of ways exist for a business to establish itself online. Creating your own website or online store and developing your social media presence are 2 of the most commonly cited ways to help customers find you online. 

Established online marketplaces like Etsy are another way to strengthen your online presence. Etsy can help you market your business to a broader customer base and increase your online sales. We’ll walk you through everything you need to know to set up a successful Etsy shop— from who benefits to a step-by-step walkthrough on how to open a shop and what steps you can take to help your business stand out from the competition.

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Mary Kate Miller

Mary Kate Miller

Mary Kate Miller is a writer based in Chicago, IL. She specializes in covering finance (personal and business), investing, and real estate. Her mission in life is to give readers the confidence and the knowledge needed to grow their wealth by making financial topics more accessible. When she's not writing about topics like business loans, you can find her playing armchair financial advisor to the Real Housewives.

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