Tuesday, 27 April 2010

Links to help you promote your business using social/online media


Here are the list of sites I promised you all at the presentation last night - even if you weren't there then you might find these links helpful for using social media to promote :) The actual slides of my presentation should be up tomorrow!

Craft Juice http://www.craftjuice.com/

Crafts Forum http://www.craftsforum.co.uk/

My blog http://www.swirlyarts.blogspot.com/

My Website http://www.swir.ly/

Cuteable http://cuteable.com/

Etsy http://www.etsy.com/

Folksy http://www.folksy.com/

Flickr http://www.flickr.com/

Cuteable group on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/groups/cuteable/

Craft Juice Tutorial http://swirlyarts.blogspot.com/2009/10/how-to-use-craft-juice-tutorial.html

Me on Twitter http://twitter.com/swirlyarts

Me on Formspring http://www.formspring.me/Swirlyarts

Haptree - great for lots of advice about tweaking and improving your online presence. http://haptreeandme.blogspot.com/

Rachel Lucie - a great tutorial for how to grab an Etsy Treasury. http://rachelluciejewellerydesigns.blogspot.com/2009/10/how-to-make-etsy-treasury.html

Google Alerts http://www.google.com/alerts

Kirsten also sent me this link to how to use google analytics effectively. Here is a link to google analytics too!

If I said I would look something up and link to it and it's not included here then let me know in the comments - these are the only notes I made! And this last link isn't social media but it was requested.

UK Scrapstore Directory http://www.childrensscrapstore.co.uk/Uk%20Directory%20of%20Scrapstore.htm

10 comments:

Tweed Delights said...

Brilliant Lynsey - yer a Genius!! Hope your presentation went well - I bet it was great :)

june at noon said...

Great collection. Thanks, Lynsey!

niftyknits said...

well done - just try not to do all of those at once!

Jennifer Rose said...

so many links to check out :)

zazu Jewellery said...

thank you for sharing with us!

How did the presentation go?

Catherine said...

That's great - thanks! I'll be cross-checking against my list. Then rummaging around for some time to do it in...!!!

Quernus Crafts said...

Thanks Lynsey, that's super! What a great collection of links - love the scrap store directory!

Thanks so much again for the talk - it was great!

Kirsten x

Rachel Lucie Johns said...

what a great post, you've finally brought together everything we need in one place.

Thanks for including my treasury tutorial, too! nice surprise :)

Rachel

haptree said...

Thank you for including haptree - I'm not posting tips and tuts for blogging on their much more - focussing on Craft Blog UK This is a great list, going to bookmark it :o)

Corinne said...

Thank you for a great presentation Lynsey, and for all the info posted here. Great!
It was lovely to meet you.
Love the chickens :)