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COVID-19 update: Craftkit is now free

Published March 26, 2020

Because of the COVID-19 outbreak and ensuing economic downturn and uncertain future for many Etsy sellers, we have decided to make Craftkit completely free.

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Optimize your email marketing for Etsy

Published March 14, 2020

In this article, which is the final article in this guide about email marketing for Etsy sellers, you will learn how to optimize your email marketing.

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Promote your newsletter for Etsy sellers

Published March 14, 2020

People won't subscribe to your newsletter automatically, so promoting your newsletter is crucial, and maybe the most challenging aspect of email marketing.

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Create a newsletter for your Etsy shop

Published March 14, 2020

In this article you get inspiration on what you may want to offer in your newsletter. You will also learn how to actually send newsletters to your subscribers.

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Create an email list for your Etsy shop

Published March 14, 2020

The first thing you need in order to get started with email marketing is a mailing list. In this article you will learn how to create a mailing list for your Etsy Shop.

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Get started with Email Marketing on Etsy

Published March 14, 2020

You have probably already heard a lot about email marketing, and if you are like most shop owners on Etsy, you have thought about using it for your Etsy Shop. This step-by-step guide will help you getting started.

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Etsy Offsite Ads: Pros & Cons

Published February 27, 2020

Etsy Offsite Ads are ads for listings, automatically published on platforms such as Google and Facebook. We take a deeper look at what this means for Etsy sellers, and what the pros and cons are.

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The Big List of Etsy KPIs and Stats

Published January 22, 2020

A KPI is a measurable value that indicates how well your business is performing. In this article, we explain the most useful KPIs and metrics for Etsy shop owners.

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ODR and common misconceptions on Etsy

Published December 14, 2019

Etsy is taking action on shops with unsatisfied customers by sending out Customer Service Warnings, which should be taken very seriously. In this article we summarize how Order Dissatisfaction Rate (ODR) works on Etsy and clarify some misconceptions that we have seen are spreading in the Etsy community.

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Integrate Google Analytics with your Etsy Shop

Published December 4, 2019

Google Analytics is the most widely used web analytics service in the world. Using Google Analytics, together with your Etsy stats, can help you make better business decisions and grow your shop faster.

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New perspectives on email marketing for Etsy sellers

Published November 13, 2019

In this article my ambition is to give you some new perspectives on email marketing and to plant a seed that might give you some ideas on how you want to use your email list.

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About Craftkit

Craftkit provides you as an Etsy seller with apps for growing your shop, saving time and building strong customer relationships.

In this blog we discuss a wide range of subjects relevant for shop owners. Our goal is to provide you with new perspectives and actionable insights.

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