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Tools for Etsy I Use Everyday 

These are some of my absolute faves that I recommend all the time.

My Secret Weapon for SEO on Etsy

Sale Samurai is a monthly membership tool that I HIGHLY recommend that you get for your Etsy shop. It will help you pick products, figure out the most competitive keywords, and (totally ethically) spy on your competition. 

Click here to see a little video tour of how I use Sale Samurai and get access to my link and discount code which will give you 20% off for life. :) 

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Compliantly Build an Email List from Etsy

As your business grows, it's really important that you build an email list so that your eggs aren't all in Etsy's basket. Crafkit is my recommended way to do this because it's compliant with Etsy and will automate a ton for you.

Click here to see a video tour on how to use CraftKit and get access to my link and discount code which will give you 50% off your first 3 months.

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noissue eco-friendly, customizable packaging

Hello next level branding for your shop!! With noissue you can get your own logo, design, or literally get anything you want printed on your packaging materials. 

And they’ve literally got everything you need for packaging, you guys! From tissue paper, washi tape, polymailers, stamps, stickers, boxes, food safe paper!! 

NEW CUSTOMERS! For 10% off, use code: LIZZIEGIVES10 

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Passive Income on Etsy Resources

If you're specifically interested in Passive Income on Etsy-- here are the resources and courses that I recommend. 

Selling Printables on Etsy:


This is the course I recommend if you want to learn how to make PASSIVE INCOME selling Printables on Etsy. 
Julie and Cody will teach you everything you need to know to be successful in this niche. I did lots of research and this is the BEST Etsy course for Printables I have found. 
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Curious about selling printables on Etsy but don't know where to start? Gold City Ventures' ebook will give you our secret list of best-selling products by month and teach you how to capitalize on seasonal trends to make sales. It's a game changer and you can download it now, for a limited time, absolutely free!

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Selling Digital Templates on Etsy:

Non-Stop Template Shop 

Want to make passive income on Etsy, but have ZERO design skills? This ridiculously affordable monthly membership is perfect for the person who doesn't know how to design OR have the time to be constantly creating. Get new templates you can SELL each month!

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Passive Income on Etsy Selling Templates

This course gets RESULTS. If you want to learn how to create passive income on Etsy selling templates-- this is the best use of your time and money. Learn how to create and sell templates in one weekend. 

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Free {Passive Income} Masterclass

This 40-minute training is for moms (or women in general--hey boss babe) who want to create a reliable, passive income shop on Etsy selling digital templates that makes you $1000+ per month while you sleep so you can ditch that 9-5 and create a flexible schedule for you and your family.

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Pinterest Resources

Pinterest is the one of the very best places to market your products off of Etsy for FREE. Here are some great resources to help you do it!

Perfecting Pinterest 

This is my #1 TOP favorite Pinterest Course. Nobody teaches this better than Sophia Lee! It's super affordable and she's always making updates to keep it current.

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How to Use Pinterest to Sell on Etsy

Did you know that Pinterest is one of the most powerful tools you can use to sell your products on Etsy? I'm giving you some great pointers in my podcast episode #8.

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Harness the Power of Pinterest & Drive Free Traffic to Your Etsy Shop

Check out this interview with Pinterest expert, Tabby White, in podcast episode #26.

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The Simple Pin Podcast

This entire podcast is dedicated to Pinterest. It's hosted by the lovely Kate Ahl who is a wealth of knowledge.

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I absolutely LOVE Tailwind for automating all my Pinterest Pins. It's easy, fast, and has a "Create" tool that will help you so much if graphic design is not your strength. If Pinterest is a key part of your strategy, Tailwind is worth a try.

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Canva is hands down the best web or app based tool to create your pins and other graphics. I use it daily for my business-- it has SO many functionalities. There's a free version and a paid version for when you want access to more features.

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My Favorite Shipping Tools

Shipping Label Printer

This sweet thing will save you sooooo much time, hassle, and printer ink!

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Shipping Labels 

Works with the label printer. Your shipping life will be easier, I promise!

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Scale for Packages 

This is the best scale I've found for weighing my packages. Recommend!

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Fragile Stickers

(Must be Italian!) This roll has a ton of stickers on it-- super practical! We use 2 per package.

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Packing Tape

Get this instead the 3M stuff! It works just as well and will save you $$$.

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FREE USPS Supplies

You can get priority boxes and rolls of USPS stickers for free by ordering on their website. I did this for my first year to save money.

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My Favorite Business Books

Everything Is Figureoutable by Marie Forleo

This book taught me so much about the attitude I needed to hone as an entrepreneur to find success. The audiobook is AMAZING. 

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Fear Is Not The Boss Of You by Jennifer Allwood 

Jennifer is extra special because she works specifically with creative business owners! If you struggle with any kind of fear--- what people might think, imposter syndrome, the what-ifs of putting your stuff out there in the world... then this is the book for you! 

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Finish by Jon Acuff 

A must read if you sometimes start things and don't finish. Jon will help you wade through the trappings of perfectionism and find a way forward to you can achieve your goals.

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At Your Best by Carey Nieuwhof

This one was huge for me. It's the most practical take on time-management I've heard yet and broke it down into terms that were so simple. I really learned how to manage not just my time, but also my energy -- so much better!

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The One Thing by Gary Keller

This is the book for busy people. If you have too much on your plate and need to hone in on your next steps-- or simplify your life/business--- you will absolutely LOVE this! 

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Soundtracks by Jon Acuff

Another phenomenal read/listen by Acuff. Do you overthink or struggle with all kinds of thoughts that don't serve you? This will give you practical strategies to overcome those negative soundtracks and get your thoughts working for you instead of against you. 

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Inspirational Success Story Books

The Magnolia Story by Chip & Joanna Gaines

These types of success story books are my favorites! (And this might be my favorite of the favorites!) It helps so much to hear the back story of how someone's business came to be. These always help to inspire me on the harder days of entrepreneurship. 

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Life is Good (the Book) by John & Bert Jacobs

This is an older book-- but I've never forgotten the impression it made on me! So inspiring. I walking away encouraged, excited, touched, and with sooo many ideas!

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Believe It by Jamie Kern Lima

Another phenomenal book! You won't believe how much Jamie had to overcome to get where she is today! You will be emboldened and inspired by her class, tenacity, and guts!

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Just A Couple More Must-Reads 

Building A Story Brand by Donald Miller

This book really helped me work on my messaging and the way I approached marketing and selling my products. If you're trying to build a BRAND and not just sell-- this is a great read!

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Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger

I've always been so curious about why certain trends or ideas absolutely catch fire and others never make it past Tuesday. It's so clear that it's not really about the quality of the idea, rather about the delivery mechanism. This book broke it down so well. I will be revisiting it again and again! 

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How can you build a digital course website like mine??

I used the KAJABI platform! It's makes selling digital courses and building a website so stinkin' easy, you guys! It's the most high quality (and FASTEST loading) site I've ever built and it does everything I want it to. I've recommended it to my closest friends.

If you're considering selling digital courses-- this is the way to go. I did allll the research and KAJABI came out on top every time. 

So many of the big names use this platform: Amy Porterfield, Jenna Kutcher, Allison J Prince, Jennifer Allwood, Ashlyn Writes... and so many more.

Check it out! I'm sure you'll be impressed!  

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