by Elizabeth. Rena, you have done such amazing things for me. I continue directing people to your site, and consider your Social Networking e-book such a GREAT asset to jewelry designers. I have been telling them about you! To everyone reading this post, I have struggled with a debilitating chronic disease that has had me in and and out of the hospital. Even worse, … [Read more...] about Let Social Media Help Sell Your Jewelry Online
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by Kathleen Waltrip-Gardella. (Santa Barbara, California USA) I needed an easy way to show my work quickly to my clients and video seemed like a natural way to go. By creating a montage of new pieces, a bit of me and photos that are my inspiration I was able to create a feeling around my work: So far the reactions have been incredible. Before I would send out photo … [Read more...] about Putting Your Collection On Video
How to promote your work successfully in any online venue by Carolina Gonzalez. Selling jewelry online isn't as difficult as it may seem. It's mainly a matter of persistence, professionalism, and promotion. Below, Carolina Gonzalez explains how to get your jewelry noticed in any online venue - plus the basics of turning your visitors into buyers. Promote the … [Read more...] about Selling Jewelry Online
by Sarah. Hi Does anyone have any suggestions for a good reliable online credit card provider? I have been using Paypal but I am now finding since my business has been growing that I need an additional method for customers to purchase that is cost effective , would not strap me with a monthly fee and has good support. I looked into Amazon but was scared away by … [Read more...] about Online Credit Card Providers
by Deandra. Hi, how are you? I want to create my own jewelry line and sell it online then hopefully jewelry stores. I have a lot of unique over the top jewelry sketches I checked out the website you recommended about using CAD and rendering etc. Sadly they don't accept sketches anymore. I need someone who will accept my sketches for rings, watches, earrings, … [Read more...] about How Do I Create Fine Jewelry to Sell Online?
by Sona Hargrove. This website offers good suggestions to disabled artists and I thank you very much. I am a retired professional RN. and also make beautiful, hand crafted jewelry creations and so I am told and sell many. Years ago I used to be proficient at using a computer. After a serious infection, fibromyalgia, severe face pain, and brain surgery, it is challenging. … [Read more...] about How Do I Hire Help with My Online Store?
by Jennifer Johansson. (United States) I have a question regarding paid patterns. I have a online jewelry store I recently began and I am certainly a beginner and am self taught on many of my designs. So far, all my designs are my own creativity, some from inspirations of other pieces. However, I am wondering what the rule is on selling pieces that I have made from a … [Read more...] about Question about Purchased Patterns
by Valerie Bolejack. I started making jewelry for myself. I wanted nice jewelry I could afford. Since then I have found all kinds of beautiful stones that I had never heard of, and am now starting my own online store. But there are two reasons that I depend on internet shopping. First I was in the Army and deployed, so the internet was my only option. Now I am a 100% … [Read more...] about Information I Need Before Buying Online
by Barbara Lester. (Nashua, NH) I don't know if I would say it is stopping me, but what I am finding is that after spending many hours with a web designer, spending much money setting up a new web site with a shopping cart ($$) and having the site marketed pretty well - I have yet to sell anything from the site. I truly believe that jewelry is a "touchy, feely" type … [Read more...] about The Reality of Selling Jewelry Online
© by Marianna Paransky; all rights reserved Hi everybody! First of all I would like to thank Rena for incredible work she is doing here at her website. Today I would like to share with you my thoughts about 10 cornerstones of every online jewelry business. 1. Be proud of what you do. 2. Do not consider your jewelry business "a pure business and nothing more", … [Read more...] about 10 Cornerstones of Your Online Jewelry Business