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How to Connect Your Etsy Store to Google Analytics

How to Connect Your Etsy Store to Google Analytics

 How to Connect Your Etsy Store to Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics is an extremely powerful and free tool that you can use to understand traffic to your web properties. You can use Google Analytics with Etsy, Shopify, Wordpress, and other sites easily to better...

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Income Report August 2019

Income Report August 2019

 Income Report:   August 2019Let's dive into the numbers behind my print on demand profits for the month of August. As usual, my main profit driver was Etsy, but I also re-launched Shopify to start the long road to diversifying away from Etsy.Etsy - Premium...

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RJ Martinez Interview: Episode 46

RJ Martinez Interview: Episode 46

RJ Martinez Interview: Episode 46In January of 2019 I was lucky to host RJ Martinez on the show to talk about his print on demand businesses and income streams. For those of you who don't know RJ, he's an excellent teacher and full-time entrepreneur that's grown a...

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Income Report January 2019

Income Report January 2019

 Income Report   January 2019Hey there, welcome back! January is always an interesting month for e-commerce & print on demand. The holiday rush is over, people are spending less, and sales inevitably dip drastically after Q4 ends. It can feel deflating to come off...

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Income Report December 2018

Income Report December 2018

 Income Report   December 2018Welcome back everyone, and happy 2019! You're in for a treat this time around because I've got a new record profit month to share with you as well as a couple new analytics views to give you better insight. I'm now pulling directly from...

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Income Report November 2018 – Spencer

Income Report November 2018 – Spencer

Income Report November 2018 Hey, welcome back! I'm super glad you're here because this month was the most profitable month I have ever had and I can't wait to share with you how it happened. Before I get into the details, I want to share some big news with you. Going...

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Income Report October 2018 – Spencer

Income Report October 2018 Welcome back everyone! October was a decent month sales-wise and there's been lots of experimenting in POD and change for me personally that I can't wait to share with you. I hope that you're starting to see your own POD stores kick up with...

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RedBubble Buys TeePublic for $41 Million

RedBubble Buys TeePublic for $41 Million

Australian-based print on demand company, Redbubble expanded it's international reach recently by snapping up competitor TeePublic for $41 million USD. Redbubble announced the acquisition of TeePublic on October 24th, 2018 and clarified how the businesses will be run...

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Income Report September 2018 – Spencer

Income Report September 2018 Hey there, I have a confession to make. I'm no longer working full-time in print on demand. Yes, that's right, I went out, interviewed, accepted a job offer and am working (in the traditional sense) again.  I'd like to share with you some...

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Income Report August 2018 – Spencer

Income Report August 2018 Hey, it's a new all-time record! August was a wild month, I set a new personal best with net income and got to spend most of the month either traveling or hosting friends. That's my kind of month! I'll be honest, this month I didn't achieve...

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Income Report July 2018 – Shannon

Income Report July2018 Hiking in the Appalachian Mountains, near Black Balsam, is one of the most beautiful hikes outside of Asheville, North Carolina. My girlfriend and I, along with some friends, enjoyed doing a 6-mile loop the second weekend in July. Looking back,...

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Income Report July 2018 – Spencer

Income Report July 2018 Look Mom, I'm almost ramen profitable! July was an excellent month of learning, experimenting, and business growth. I also got to do a little exploring in California's beautiful Sequoia National park, which features gorgeous Redwood trees. This...

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Income Report June 2018 – Shannon

Income Report June 2018This is still the greatest business ever to be in at this second. We're having fun creating designs, lots and lots of designs, now we need to create content for those designs and then upload them. Our 3 designers are working hard. Our content...

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