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Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

13 Ways to Support Small Creative Businesses from Dear Handmade Life

Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

13 Ways to Support Small Creative Businesses from Dear Handmade Life

Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

13 Ways to Support Small Creative Businesses - Dear Handmade Life

Did you know that? •Small businesses account for 99.7% of all businesses in the US. •For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. Only $43 stays in the community if you spend that same $100 at a national chain. We’re always thinking about how we support this community. So, we came up with 13 ways you can support small creative businesses all year long (AND eight of them are totally FREE!)

dearhandmadelife on Instagram: DIY Photography & Styling Tips Six quick tips to help you on your next product, stock or social media photoshoot. See the detailed tips…

dearhandmadelife on Instagram: DIY Photography & Styling Tips Six quick tips to help you on your next product, stock or social media photoshoot. See the detailed tips…

dearhandmadelife on Instagram: DIY Photography & Styling Tips Six quick tips to help you on your next product, stock or social media photoshoot. See the detailed tips…

Up level your unboxing strategy with these four tips from Dear Handmade Life.
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Four tips to create memorable unboxing experiences

Up level your unboxing strategy with these four tips from Dear Handmade Life.

The Top 5 Reasons To Start Your Business Right - Dear Handmade Life

Editor’s Note: We’re excited to welcome attorney Donata Kalnenaite of LegalDepartment.co to Dear Handmade Life. Be sure to download her Pre-launch Start Up Kit which has tons of great info to help you choose a business name, business structure and get all your legal...

Six steps you need to take to make your new business legal — The Independent Girls Collective

Here's the thing: when you start a business, it isn't simply a case of getting customers and making some money. There are some steps you need to take to get your business off to a good start and make sure you're keeping it legal.

The Secrets to Using Instagram for Your Etsy Shop - By Amma Rose

Get access to this expert-proven, one of a kind list of secrets to finally using Instagram for your Etsy shop (2019 updated)!

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local - Dear Handmade Life

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local - Dear Handmade Life

Makers have more choices than ever with selling, but they also have more competition than ever. The quest for an edge is always on. That’s why, when we talked with the founders of the new marketplace Simply Made Local (Ryan...

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local - Dear Handmade Life

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local - Dear Handmade Life

Makers have more choices than ever with selling, but they also have more competition than ever. The quest for an edge is always on. That’s why, when we talked with the founders of the new marketplace Simply Made Local (Ryan...

A lot of crafters aren't even aware there are laws they must follow. They believe they're too small to get caught or that home businesses don't have to follow any laws. But pleading ignorance won't get you out of a hefty fine. If you start a business you're responsible for starting and operating it legally.

3 Big Legal Mistakes Crafters Make - Made Urban

Most crafters jump right into selling their crafts without looking into the legal steps they must take. These are the top 3 big ones most crafters skip.

Do you want to work at home and make money online? Are you crafty at all? Learn how to start an Etsy shop in less than one week, with a free downloadable guide to get you started! Start and run an Etsy shop so you can make money from your passion.

How to set up an Etsy shop in less than one week

Do you want to work at home and make money online? Are you crafty at all? Learn how to start an Etsy shop in less than one week, with a free downloadable guide to get you started! Start and run an Etsy shop so you can make money from your passion.

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local

Standing out in a Crowded Marketplace: A Q&A with Simply Made Local - Dear Handmade Life

Makers have more choices than ever with selling, but they also have more competition than ever. The quest for an edge is always on. That’s why, when we talked with the founders of the new marketplace Simply Made Local (Ryan...

23 Ecommerce Trends You’ll See in 2020

23 Ecommerce Trends You’ll See in 2020 - Dear Handmade Life

The ecommerce space is changing quickly. With global ecommerce sales projected to top 3.9 trillion in 2020, it’s important to stay on top of current trends to stay competitive. Here 23 of the trends you can expect to see in 2020.

Branding On Instagram: How Showing Your Face Will Help You Book More Clients #branding #Instagram #socialmedia #marketing #bookmoreclients

Branding On Instagram: How Showing Your Face Will Help You Book More Clients — molly ho studio

Branding On Instagram: How Showing Your Face Will Help You Book More Clients #branding #Instagram #socialmedia #marketing #bookmoreclients