Please check our redesigned Community Rewards program http://icraftgifts.com/community-rewards.php and let me know your thoughts on it.
We still need to figure out a few things related to how sales associates will work, but that feature will be... Read more...
I am not sure how much I would be willing to spend, mostly because I don't know the cost (its been a while since I set up a marketing plan). It might be helpful to have some sample plans set up including cost and reach to see if it is a... Read more...
Hi Fairy Cardmaker,
Good point about the placement of the Resources section. Ha ha!
As for the referral traffic, we'll give you a Referral Code that you could add to any iCraft URL on your blog. This way we'd know who's... Read more...
Thanks for the responses, iCraft admin. I think 5% is reasonable since you will only collect if we sell something.
Have you considered the cash flow impact of that to you? How will you "catch" people who list unlimited stuff on your... Read more...
A lot of good ideas. Thank you!
We can certainly build up a Resources section specific to selling online. There has been a lot of good resources shared through forum in the past. Maybe it's the matter of summarizing things... Read more...
Hi Fairy Cardmaker,
Yes, iCraft would collect 5% and of that 5%, 1.5% would go to the sales associates.
Yes, shifting to a commission-based model means everyone would have unlimited listings, which would drive traffic too. Read more...
If you are moving toward system where we are not paying our monthly fees, but instead, a percentage of what we sell, I am interested. However, based on the limited number of the sales on the site, I have concerns due to the overall low sales from... Read more...
...If you just love homemade and handcrafted
treasures, or if you’re a seller looking to get your
goods out there, here’s a list of 10 great sites (in
alphabetical order) that you might want to take some
time to check out. Read more
Note: they've got our pricing wrong saying that “Starter,” “Professional” and “Elite” packages are then offered from $5 to $150 (Canadian) a month.
Our "Elite" package is actually offered at $15.00 USD/month. See our Pricing Policy for more details.
May 29, 2009 - Be A Locavore of Handmade Goodies!
May 20, 2009 - Utilize Help and Information From Your Selling Venues
One of the ways online sellers can benefit from marketing and selling success strategies is through the selling venues that they use. You can find a lot of selling, promotional, and marketing tips in the venue's documentation that is very valuable!
The forums on each of the venues becomes a treasure trove of shared experiences about everything for selling online. Use it! Even if you just read, you will gain such valuable information that you can use. Read, read, read.
Today, I want to introduce the Sellers' Boot camp going on right now at iCraft.ca!
April 13, 2009 - An interview with iCraftGifts.com
iCraftGifts.com is a Canadian based selling venue for handmade products. Their goal is to connect artists, designers and craftspeople to those who appreciate their work.
January 18, 2009 - Etsy Alternative #7 - iCraft
In this continuing series, we bring you a review of alternative selling venues, website hosting services, shopping carts, and basically anything else that you can use to sell your lovely handcrafted goods. Next up - iCraft.
March 10, 2008 - Tammy's Jewelry Making Blog: Another On-Line Jewelry Selling Outlet
In my web wanderings, I happened upon a relatively new site that looks like it is in many ways similar to Etsy.com. It's called iCraftGifts.com, and it is yet another outlet that those who sell their hand-crafted jewelry may want to check into.
December 28, 2008 - shinyadornments.com/wordpress
In a previous post, I provided a list of venues for artists, artistans and artisan crafters. This week I’m profiling another of those sites on my blog.
December 13, 2008 - Another look at iCraftGifts.com
Last month I reviewed iCraftGifts.com, a Canada-based handmade commerce site with a clean, professional look.
November 3, 2008 - bloghandmade.blogspot.com
iCraftGifts.com is the latest international player in the online handmade market. Based in Toronto, it has quite a few features that larger sites still lack...
April 30, 2008 - limefreckle.blogspot.com
I have a new venue for selling my jewelry at icraftgifts.com I'll be posting more in the days and weeks to come...
April 24, 2008 - inkonmyfingers.typepad.com
iCraft, the Canadian Etsy
As most of you know, I've been selling my prints on Etsy for a while now, and I'm getting to the stage where I want to expand this endeavour.
April 5, 2008 - mandaladesignstudio.com/blog
Just have to spread the word on a truly wonderful community of artists, designers and craftspeople. iCraft is an online showcase of all things unique and one-of-a-kind.
April 5, 2008 - hummingbirdlady.wordpress.com
New Canadian Venue for selling handmade unique goods with an international flair.
April 1, 2008 - weesweet.blogspot.com
...So to convince myself that I'm not lazy, I opened another shop. This time on icraftgifts.com, an indie sellers, handmade only site.
March 26, 2008 - aurorasgardenblog.blogspot.com
A friend from my Hippiesew group mentioned a new site to sell on that she found...I checked it out.
March 17, 2008 - caffeinatedcrafts.blogspot.com
Last night I found out about iCraftGifts.com! What a great site!! I have opened a shoppe there. You should go take a look at the site.
March 21, 2008 - villa-design.blogspot.com
Back in January, I joined a new selling venture called iCraft, and just this week, the shopping bag is fully functional! What does this mean?
March 15, 2008 - tiffanyteske.blogspot.com
Craft? Yes, yes, I do. Art, craft, fashion, decor. They all seem to be on iCraftGifts.com.
February 18, 2008 - decadence2artbar.blogspot.com
You can now find a selection of my jewellery (and artwork will follow) on the brand new, not even been released site icraft!
January 26, 2008 - talentlab.blogspot.com
New and Canadian!
Finally we got our own Canadian market place to showcase our talents, connect with each other and sell our creations.