5 Things To Know When Starting A Successful Diy And Crafts Blog

Want to start your own DIY and crafts blog? Here are 5 tips you should know.
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We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a DIY and crafts blog:

#1: Sephora Thelismon, founder of Seph Crafts:

We chatted with with Sephora, founder of Seph Crafts ($200/month). In our interview, Sephora says:

When I launched, I was scared of not reaching my audience and generating sales. But not starting would not have helped me accomplish anything.

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#2: Mike Aspinall, founder of The Crafty Gentleman:

We chatted with with Mike, founder of The Crafty Gentleman ($1.2K/month). In our interview, Mike says:

For a long time, I was hesitant to charge for my work โ€“ I was happy to work in exchange for products. But there came a point where I was being offered more work than I could have said yes to โ€“ something had to change. So I started to charge for partnerships. And brands agreed, no questions asked!

Additionally:

Make sure you enjoy what you do. If you focus on an industry or niche that youโ€™re passionate about, the journey will be so much easier.

Further:

If you run a creative business, itโ€™s also really important to develop a consistent visual identity.

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#3: Margarita Woodley, founder of RedTedArt:

We chatted with with Margarita, founder of RedTedArt ($22K/month). In our interview, Margarita says:

It isnโ€™t only helpful for your own website to collaborate, but also helps ease any potential โ€œisolationโ€ that may come from working for yourself, at home. I talk to other people online daily.

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