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Testing eBay Sales – Returning from a long absence

Dipping our toes back in the eBay Pool

After years of boycotting eBay selling we have decided to give it another try. With all of the shenanigans going on at Etsy what do we have to loose? We will share our experiences here in this post. We will talk a little about our eBay Sales strategy and what we like. Continue reading “Testing eBay Sales – Returning from a long absence”

Where is Etsy Heading? – sellers aggravated

Where is Etsy Heading?

Etsy has been doing some very strange things as of late that are making many Etsy sellers wonder where is Etsy heading. While Etsy sellers have access to some great tools to make selling on-line easy, the overall value of Etsy is coming under question by many shop owners. Continue reading “Where is Etsy Heading? – sellers aggravated”

Vintage Fashion Items for Etsy and WordPress

Vintage Fashion in our Etsy-Shop

Here are some examples of items in our Vintage Fashion section using Etsy and WordPress. Etsy allows the seller to group items by “section”. In our shop, we use sections to organize items that we feel are closely related. The items that will be displayed after this paragraph are automatically “picked” via the Etsy Application Programming Interface (or API) and a special plugin we added to our shop called “Etsy Shop”. The listings shown are active and in our “Vintage Fashion” section. Continue reading “Vintage Fashion Items for Etsy and WordPress”

For sale on Etsy

Vintage Etsy

We are selling vintage and antique items on Etsy. We use the WordPress Etsy Shop Plugin. The items that we sell are served to this post by a WordPress plugin that grabs Etsy sections from our shop (via the Etsy API) and displays them under this text block. The plugin is called Etsy Shop. We have made small modifications to the plugin so that it presents a url that will go directly to our shop and will not display items that you may also “like from other easy shops”. By clicking on one of the listings below, you will be brought to our Etsy site. From there you can browse all of our items. Continue reading “For sale on Etsy”