Getting started with merch design

Maybe I spoke too soon last week about things starting to pick up - since those initial 2 sales, it's been crickets over here. It's tough - I've been getting decent engagement (views, likes, etc) but no conversion. I know the t-shirt/merch market is extremely crowded these days, but I do think I have decent …

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Printful vs PrintAura – which t-shirt printing partner to use for Etsy?

Yesterday I walked through the decision to print products on your own vs use a production partner. If you're like me and it was a clear decision to use a partner, the next question is which one to use? I spent a few days researching and testing products. While there are a ton of t-shirt printing …

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To Produce or to Drop-Ship?

Still running on the high of my first orders yesterday! One of the first major decisions I had to make once I decided to start an Etsy t-shirt side-hustle was whether I wanted to own the end-to-end production of my products, or outsource to a production/drop-ship partner. Well TBH it was a pretty easy decision …

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The different types of side hustles

If you're reading this site, you're probably already sold on the idea of a Side Hustle - I mean, who doesn't want an extra source of income? But the hardest part is knowing where to start. Below I outline the major types of Side Hustles - what the broad categories & economics are. This is …

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