How-to Posts

How to Start a Portrait Business

How to Start a Portrait Business

If you’re thinking about starting an art portrait business from home, read this post first. I’m going to break down your business plan, talk about challenges you should look out for, how to stand out amongst other artists, pricing advice, and so much more. Hi! My name...

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WooCommerce vs Shopify: Best Ecommerce Platform

WooCommerce vs Shopify: Best Ecommerce Platform

If you’re setting up your own website to sell your handmade products, you might be debating between WooCommerce and Shopify. Read this post first because I’m going to be comparing the two to find out which one is better. Hi, my name is Mei Pak, and I help makers,...

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How To Work Less and Make More Money

How To Work Less and Make More Money

There is a myth that you need to grow your following and do more marketing in order to make more sales. In today’s post, I’m going to show you how to make more money in your handmade business, without doing more marketing! Hi, my name is Mei Pak and I help makers,...

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How to Start a Subscription Business

How to Start a Subscription Business

If you’ve been looking for a way to have recurring income in your business or in your life, a subscription product might be right for you and today I'm going to show you how to start a successful subscription business or product. This can either be as an add on to...

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The Top 10 Instagram Marketing Mistakes

The Top 10 Instagram Marketing Mistakes

Don’t do another thing on Instagram until you read this post because I’m going to share with you the top 10 biggest mistakes I see sellers make. Hi, my name is Mei and I help makers, artists and designers make a living from selling their handmade products online.  I...

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How to Legally Start a Handmade Business from Home

How to Legally Start a Handmade Business from Home

I know the legal paperwork involved with starting a handmade business online might be confusing, but you don’t need to register for an expensive LLC if you’re just starting out. In this post, I'll walk you through the 5 legal steps to set up your handmade business as...

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How to Start a Candle Business

How to Start a Candle Business

In today’s post, I’m going to talk about how to start a handmade candle business. We’ll talk about why it’s a good idea to start one, what challenges you need to watch out for as well as your overall business plan that you should follow if you want to see any success....

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How I Started My First Business

How I Started My First Business

In this post, I'm going to share with you the entire timeline of my very first handmade jewelry business, Tiny Hands Jewelry, where I've made over $1,000,000 in sales cumulatively over the last 14 years that I've been running this business. You’ll want to read to the...

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