Seller Handbook

Advice and inspiration for successfully running your Etsy shop

How a Cancer Diagnosis Inspired a Business With a Mission

Betty Fimbel started making head scarves when she lost her hair. Now her Etsy shop is touching the lives of cancer patients everywhere.

By Tess Duncan Jan 10, 2018

2018 Valentine’s Day Shopping Trends

Looking to win the hearts of valentine shoppers? Here are our top Etsy trend predictions for sweethearts and singles alike.

By Audrey Manning Jan 5, 2018

2018 Shipping Rate Changes for USPS, FedEx, and Canada Post

Learn more about updates to USPS, FedEx and Canada Post rates and services.

By Taylor Combs Dec 19, 2017

Take Action to Save Net Neutrality

Net neutrality is on the chopping block. Here’s what you can do to save it.

By Althea Erickson Dec 7, 2017

Update from Etsy CEO Josh Silverman

Read the transcript of Josh Silverman's latest update for sellers.

By Etsy Staff Dec 6, 2017

2017 Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Use this handy guide to common carrier cutoff dates to make sure buyers get their holiday orders in time.

By Taylor Combs Dec 5, 2017

Seller Spotlight: Zandra Beauty

When her dad refused to buy her yet another lip gloss, 9-year-old Zandra Cunningham decided to make her own. Today she’s 17, and business is booming.

By Katie Hawley Nov 28, 2017

The Ultimate Guide to Marketing

Learn everything you need to know about promoting your business online, including social media and email tactics, SEO, getting press, and advertising.

By Etsy Staff Nov 20, 2017

Tweet, Pin, and Share Like a Pro With Our New Social Media Tool

Create posts for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest in the Sell on Etsy app. We’ll suggest post ideas and hashtags to use.

By Taylor Combs Oct 31, 2017

Two Great Updates to Help You Through the Holidays

New bulk edit tools and up to 20 shop sections.

By Shadi Jurdi Oct 12, 2017

2017 Holiday Merchandising Guide

Preview the holiday’s top trends, Etsy’s plans for holiday promotions, and key shopping dates to help you plan your holiday promotions.

By Mary Andrews Oct 5, 2017

A Simpler Way to Offer Gift Wrap

We're giving you a new way to attract holiday shoppers looking for creativity and convenience by offering gift wrap services. Get your pom-poms ready!

By Taylor Combs Oct 4, 2017

Give Shoppers the Gift of Free Shipping This Holiday Season

Our new free shipping sales tool makes it so simple to run a promotion, your mail carrier’s going to need a bigger truck.

By Taylor Combs Sep 26, 2017

Inspiring Workspaces: Hey Mama Wolf

This textile designer stumbled onto an abandoned watermill that wound up bringing her hand-dyed yarn business to new heights.

By Tess Duncan Sep 22, 2017

How to Market Your Business on Twitter

Make the most of your tweets with these tips and free tools, and learn how to build a following for your brand.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017

Getting Started With Advertising

Learn how to create ad campaigns with Promoted Listings or Google Shopping that will get you the most bang for your buck.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017

Smart Strategies for Running a Free Shipping Promotion

A free shipping promotion can help attract shoppers and boost your revenue. Learn more about using free shipping as a promotional tool.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017

How to Market Your Business on Pinterest

Are you looking for fun and inspiring ways to attract potential shoppers to your shop? Consider this straight-up advice for pinning like a pro.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017

Organizing a Productive Promotion for Your Shop

A strategic promotional campaign can help bring in new shoppers, retain existing customers, and increase revenue in your shop.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017

5 Savvy Market Research Methods

Find your competitive edge and amplify your marketing efforts by better understanding your customers' wants, needs, and nuances.

By Etsy Staff Sep 20, 2017
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