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13 Tips for Promoting Your Crochet Business on Facebook
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13 Tips for Promoting Your Crochet Business on Facebook

Do you want to promote your crochet business on Facebook? Read these 13 tips on some of the best ways to do that, from your friends at Crochetville.

2014 National Crochet Month: Blog Tour for Crochet Makers/Sellers
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2014 National Crochet Month: Blog Tour for Crochet Makers/Sellers

In honor of National Crochet Month for March 2014, Crochetville is organizing a blog tour featuring businesses that sell handmade crocheted items. Download our application form and apply to be part of the tour!

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Crochet Business 201: 5 Reasons Not to Shill on Social Media

Learn five reasons why shilling your crochet business product or service online is a very bad idea.

2013 Crochet Business Mastermind Groups: Join Now!
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2013 Crochet Business Mastermind Groups: Join Now!

We had such great success with our trial Crochet Business Mastermind Group in 2012 (despite the busy holiday season!) that we are now ready to open up groups for 2013. What Is a Mastermind Group? A mastermind group coordinates the […]

Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh
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Crocheters Are Intelligent, not Stupid or Ignorant

I was recently part of an online discussion with a crochet designer friend that left me completely flummoxed and outraged. Why? Because of a comment made to this designer by a publisher. Go grab a relaxing beverage to sip while […]

Join Us on a Tour through Crochet Country
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Join Us on a Tour through Crochet Country

Edit: Please read our February 28, 2013 post for the most up-to-date information about the blog tour. Mark Your Calendars! March is National Crochet Month. Join Crochetville this year as we take you on a blog tour through crochet country. […]

Crochetville Featured in Crochet Savvy Ezine
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Crochetville Featured in Crochet Savvy Ezine

The current issue (Winter 2012, Vol. I Issue 4) of Crochet Savvy ezine features a 6-page article on Crochetville. LaTonya Malinconico, “Crochetville,” Crochet Savvy (Winter 2012, Vol. I Issue 4, pages 13-18).  

Crochetville Featured in Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
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Crochetville Featured in Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Crochetville was recently featured in an article in the Fort Wayne, Indiana, Journal Gazette newspaper written by journalist (and Crochetville member) Joyce McCartney.   Joyce McCartney, “Crocheters gather at online community,” journalgazette.net. The Journal Gazette (Fort Wayne, IN), 12/20/2012. Web. […]

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SEO for a Crochet Business

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is made up of a number of activities that seek to drive traffic from search engines to a website, with the ultimate goal of having the website listed on the first page of search engine […]

Business Mastermind Group: Week Two
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Business Mastermind Group: Week Two

The second phone call of our crochet business mastermind group occurred earlier this morning. I am so pleased at the progress our group members are making toward the goals they have set for themselves. Some of the things our members […]