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How to make a light box (on the cheap!)

How to make a light box (on the cheap!)

The secrete to success on Etsy? Good pictures. It’s as simple as that. See, many shops spend hours a day or longer just to promote their brand. While this will always be a necessary part of the job as “Shop Owner” – You can make it much easier on yourself with this one simple change. […]

Destination London

Destination London

My family is planning a trip to London in 2013. This coupled with the excitement of the upcoming London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and the recent celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee sent me on a Pinterest search to see what information I could find on this beloved country. London is known for so many […]

Pinterest in correlation with other websites #1

Pinterest in correlation with other websites #1

I don’t know about you,  but I can recall more than one time that I sit in front of the computer – trying extremely hard to think of something – anything – to pin. That’s when I decided to do something that seemed a little crazy – but it will require a little back knowledge. […]

How to Gain Followers on Pinterest

How to Gain Followers on Pinterest

My Tuesday post – as promised in my updates post 😉 At any rate, Pinning for your business or your pleasure is relatively pointless if you don’t have followers. Sometimes it can be very off putting… staring at your follower count hover at a low number. The main ingredient to gaining followers is, as with anything […]

A Guide to College Resources on Pinterest

A Guide to College Resources on Pinterest

If your family is like mine, you have attended several graduation parties this month. With a teenage child who is a sophomore in high school, we will be looking at colleges before I can say “second mortgage”, so I thought I would test out Pinterest as a college planning resource. I have found that when I […]

The “Couponista” Culture

While I was searching for cake ingredients for my last post, I stumbled across a Land-o-Lakes coupon…it had not occurred to me that I could find coupons on Pinterest! But why not? Pinterest seems to have everything! So I decided to do a little research on coupons to see how pervasive they are in the […]

Pinterest Image Optimization

Pinterest is such an extremely visual site,  that while for all of your Etsy shops an items you probably have to focus on SEO, here, we have to focus on PIO (if you will, 🙂 ) .  I find if you optimize images on Pinterest, you will greatly increase traffic and followers. 1. Pin your […]