For the last couple of weeks I've been blogging about craft shows - crochet specific. I've only done a couple of shows way back when I actually sold crochet. I found a really good series (31 days) by Molly who blogged about preparing for her first show. (really cool fact - she happens to be local - small world)
Anyhow, I've learned so much through doing this series - stuff I wish I would have known way back in 2008 - 2010.
I'm behind in publishing posts but this is day 26…Continue
Today I'm featuring Cre8tion Crochet on the blog. She talks about how she learned to crochet as well as a bit on selling her crochet via Etsy and in local retail stores. Currently Lorene is concentrating on monetizing her blog through affiliates and sponsorships. She is taking guest authors if you are open to sharing your blogging/business/crochet tips. It doesn't hurt to ask. …Continue
This is the final week of the Crochet business blogging challenge. To say I'm glad it's over is a bit of an understatement. Not that I didn't enjoy it, it's just with the whole blogger deal - it was a bit stressful.
I'm heading into February with the intent of taking a break and re-evaluating the past month of activity.
I enjoyed meeting all of the bloggers that participated - hey, not a large number but enough to feel like the challenge was worth it.
Here's to taking…Continue
I've been hearing around the blogosphere of blogger randomly deleting blogs. I've been quite sympathetic with those who have had this happen. Well, my blog has just been tagged as spam. I am experiencing this phenomenon first hand.
Last night crochetbusinessblog.blogspot.com was shut down. No warning. Nothing.
Folks have warned me about this and yet I still kept my stand on blogging on a free platform. No more.
If you are on a free blog, go back it up right now. You…Continue