Have you been thinking about selling your handcrafted items or artwork? Online is a great way to build a business. Even if you only want to sell a few items here and there or if you want to start a career, there is no better time than now, thanks to the internet. And platforms like Etsy make it easy.
There are many options available for artists to start selling art online. Every option will have a learning curve and pros and cons. If you want to start making an online presence, there is no easier way than with Etsy.
Sell Art Online Etsy Makes It Easy
Easy to Get Started
Etsy has made it easy for you to open a shop and start selling your artwork. If you are not familiar with operating a blog or website, Etsy will be for you.
Here is a step-by-step tutorial to help you start an Etsy Shop. In this video tutorial, I walk you on how to set up an Etsy account, build an Etsy Shop, and list your first item. This post How To Open an Etsy Store Step by Step is also available to help you get started.
Etsy has built a large community of people interested in purchasing art like yours. People worldwide visit Etsy to find unique art they can’t find anywhere else.
You will still have to learn how to market and promote your art to see real results. While learning about online marketing, you will build your online presence with Etsy.
Learn with Etsy
Etsy is so popular you will be able to find resources for all your questions. Etsy makes it easy for anyone to learn by providing forums and helpful articles. With a little time and effort, you will learn everything you will need to know to start building your audience.
After you spent some time building your brand awareness and following online, you might want to consider starting your own online Art Gallery. There might come a time when you will want more control over your site.
The internet has enabled many artists to generate income from their talent. Are you ready to sell art online on Etsy?