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Original Post

Hi there! I was wondering if anyone has any advice on how to more effectively promote one's store. I've got a facebook page that I actively promote, run sales and specials through FB and teams, frequently update my tags and make treasuries... I can't seem to really up my views and sales significantly... any ideas?

Posted at 11:34 pm Aug 17, 2012 EDT


Thanks for asking this question. I've been wondering the same thing... Help!

Posted at 12:37 am Aug 19, 2012 EDT

Sheila, I've asked around on several teams and haven't gotten any responses, so if you hear some good things, let me know!

Posted at 2:01 pm Aug 21, 2012 EDT

Same here.

Blog is another way to reach people and market your product. It's free!

Giveaway is good, because people want free things and they'll sign up for it.
I've hosted 2 giveaways on my blog and had a great traffic. In fact, the winner of my last giveaway loved the items I sent her that she's ordering more.

I'm trying to keep up with some of the social medias out there, but it gets overwhelming.

Posted at 3:27 pm Aug 21, 2012 EDT

Yes, I also did a giveaway on someone else's blog who approached me and it did bring traffic because the way to enter was to like my FB page, heart my Etsy, etc. Other than that, I just have an FB page and also renew my posts. I stopped making treasuries, not sure if that helped. I don't know! I see those people who have so many sales everyday and wonder as well if they are doing something different!

Posted at 12:26 pm Aug 22, 2012 EDT

Hi Becky!

With our products: we market on social media websites to our Etsy shop:
Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Wanelo, Copious

We also sell on other online websites. linked to our Etsy shop: (FREE)
Our website:

We try to do Public Events/Craft shows as well pushing our Etsy products. I have gotten more sales in person, than online.

Let me know if this helps, if not, send me a convo anytime
Thank you! :)
Elise Hopfner
Crooked Corks

Posted at 12:03 pm Aug 25, 2012 EDT

Wow, I love uncommongoods-that's amazing that you sell with them! :)

Posted at 5:36 pm Aug 28, 2012 EDT

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