Spotted Sensations {Please note: Marketing Creativity has moved}

Dear NEW SUBSCRIBERS: I love ya! But, please note that I moved to a wordpress.org site a few months ago. Find me at http://www.marketyourcreativity.com for the latest articles and interviews. Here’s just a sample of what’s been happening on Marketing Creativity:   Welcome to this month’s edition of: I’m going to run this edition of […]

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Marketing Creativity: Get Paid to Be You.

I’ve spent the last week under construction, and Marketing Creativity has been redesigned. It’s the same content, but I’ve switched to WordPress.org. Find me at: http://www.marketyourcreativity.com If you were following me via RSS or on your feed reader, you may have to update your subscription by searching or typing in the above URL. If you […]

Interview: Sweet Advice from Jellybeans

Please welcome Angie of the shop, Jellybeans on Etsy. Angie hails from Owen Sound in Ontario, Canada and works at her local hospital as an X Ray technician. I’m a long-time admirer of her art, and she is a proud, part-time creative–as told on her blog, Part-Time Creative. There she reveals her process and a behind-the-scenes […]

Interview: How Taradara Made It!

Please meet Tara of taradara on Etsy! When I found her blog, I quickly realized that Tara is a terrific resource for handmade artists. I learned so much by looking through her posts; she’s involved in creative events, workshops, conferences, and groups that I’d never even heard of before. I was intrigued by Tara’s achievements, and the […]

Case Study: A Candle Shop

Recently, shop owner Tony of Candlekraze reached out to ask if I had any advice for him. I took one look, realized he was selling candles, and started to type a mile-a-minute. Typically, I do not offer advice on an individual basis, which I explained to Tony. I told him that if we turned his […]

Interview: The Whimsical World of Bealoo

I’m thrilled to welcome you for a closer look inside the whimsical world of Bealoo Kids. If you haven’t met already, I would like to introduce you to Bea, the artistic painter and creative mind behind these creations. I think you’ll be as absolutely taken with her talent as I am! Join me, as we explore her […]

Spotted Sensations

1. Stationary software:: Martha Stewart CraftStudio App {Free until July 8, 2012} The image above is an example of how you can create stationary with this app (mine’s downloading as I write this!). It’s only free for a limited time, so have at it. 2. If you’ve ever wondered how they antique and color and style all the […]

Special Free Report: How to Convert Item Views into Items Sold!

Convert Item Views into Items Sold!

I have a present for you! Many online sellers have paid for my report, How to Convert Item Views to Items Sold! to increase their handmade sales. The positive feedback has been pouring in, and I soon realized that this content was too useful not to share with the whole world! It’s completely free and […]

What I’ve Learned about Perspective after 2 Years of Business and Thousands of Sales

It’s the Energy Shop‘s second anniversary, and I love to write a big post every year to celebrate how far it’s come and what I’ve learned. To organize the information, I decided to break the post up into 3 stages. This seemed fitting, as new shops tend to go through varied stages of growth. Stage 1 was […]

What I’ve Learned about Marketing after 2 Years of Business and Thousands of Sales

It’s the Energy Shop‘s second anniversary, and I love to write a big post every year to celebrate how far it’s come and what I’ve learned. To organize the information, I have decided to break the post up into 3 stages. This seemed fitting, as new shops tend to go through varied stages of growth. Stage […]