Episode 018: Why You Need to Have Your Own Website


Episode 018: Why You Need to Have Your Own Website | the merriweather council podcast

Why you need a personal handmade business website.

It is easier and cheaper than ever to create your own website – and you should! In today’s episode, I cover a slew of reasons it is in your best interest as a handmade business owner to establish your own off-marketplace website through which you can sell your items. This is hugely important and a big professional step but, it’s not so hard to do that you should skip it! Tune into this episode for details on why you need to create your own site and the many benefits thereof!

In this episode:

  • A few reasons you should have your own site.
  • A few more reasons you should have your own site.
  • Stop making excuses.
  • Tough love.

You owe it to yourself and your business to take this important step!

Related reading:

Yay or Nay: Thoughts on Etsy’s new Website Builder, Pattern

15 Reasons to Love Selling Handmade on Shopify


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Oh, hi! Welcome to The Merriweather Council. I’m Danielle and I am a maker in business and mentor to other makers in business. I teach you how to turn your crafty tendencies into profits!

Oh, I’m also really into crafts, boy bands + iced coffee. Email me anytime to say hello or send cute Backstreet Boy videos or dog pictures .. or whatever! danielle (at) merriweathercouncil.com Thanks for stopping by.

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