Free Artist Profiles

I was looking at someone’s blog today and noticed a conversation on how to advertise a crafting business on the cheap. One of the things mentioned was to ask bloggers if they would be willing to interview artists or review their sites. I’ve toyed with the idea to review each of the sites submitted and […]

Attack of the Giant Pictures

There have been numerous studies that claim a website has only a scant few seconds to grab the surfer’s attention and keep them on your site. I have unfortunately noticed a trend with many crafting websites that use shop software to run the site – the sites take forever, I mean like 5 minutes or […]

What do I call it?

One of the most frustrating, exciting, and frightening aspects of launching a new company, website or product is coming up with a name. Several of the forums I frequent quite often have people in a quandary over what to call themselves and asking the other forum members for help. Let’s face it, if you are […]

Supply & Demand

There’s a somewhat new craft related website called Ravelry. According to their homepage, it looks to be a great resource to: organize – “organize your projects, stash, needles, and more” share – “Show off you work. Share your ideas and techniques.” discover – “Find new designs & yarns. Make friends. Try new things.” All of […]