Tracy Matthews

#315 Hypnotherapy and Overcoming Mental Roadblocks for Artists with Elliot Roe

By Tracy Matthews / September 16, 2021

I think we can all agree that growing a jewelry business isn’t easy. It’s part strategy, part talent, and part mindset. The last “part,” mindset, may be the thing holding you back from reaching your goals as a…

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10 Creative Packaging Design Ideas for Small Businesses

By Tracy Matthews / September 14, 2021

Unboxing experiences are a big deal in the eCommerce world. Small business owners who want to sell their products for premium prices need to think of creative packaging design ideas. Imagine I asked you to pick between two…

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2k to 60k in Just One Year: How This Jewelry Designer Beat the Odds and Crushed Her Online Sales in 2020

By Tracy Matthews / September 7, 2021

A 3,000% increase in online jewelry sales might sound impossible, but this designer actually did it – and during a global pandemic, no less! Emily C. Johnson has never been able to keep away from making jewelry. She…

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Your 3-Part Content Marketing Calendar for Your Online Product Business (Free Template)

By Tracy Matthews / September 7, 2021

So, you want a free marketing calendar template that will let you plan your social media, email marketing, and web content all in one place, but none of them are made with jewelry designers in mind… I’ve got…

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#313 The 5-Step Holiday Sales Prep Plan

By Tracy Matthews / September 2, 2021

Jewelry brands that lean into their holiday sales prep during the summer get far better results than those that wait until October or November to scrape together a plan. I want to help you be fully prepared for…

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How to Create a Website for Your Handmade Jewelry in 5 Steps

By Tracy Matthews / August 24, 2021

If you’re ready to start selling your handmade jewelry online, the first thing you need to know is how to make a jewelry website that converts browsers into buyers. Here’s the cold hard truth about how to sell…

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#311 The 3 Pillars of Online Sales with Megan Auman

By Tracy Matthews / August 19, 2021

Selling your jewelry online is how independent designers thrive in today’s market. I met Megan Auman many years ago at a jewelry event. We immediately hit it off because we have so much in common. Megan is an…

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16 Instagram Reels Ideas for Jewelry Designers (No Dancing Required)

By Tracy Matthews / July 20, 2021

I’ve spent a lot of time talking about the importance of video content for jewelry designers trying to grow an online business. Right now, video content is more important than ever, thanks to Instagram Reels. What is Instagram…

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#308 Key Takeaways from the Expand Your Audience Event

By Tracy Matthews / June 28, 2021

I’m on a high this week, m’dear! Why? Because last week I hosted our Expand Your Audience – Grow Your Sales event, and it was a huge hit! I can’t wait to start hosting in-person events again next…

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#307 From Seasonal In Person Events to Daily Sales All Year Round with Erin Heydenreich

By Tracy Matthews / June 22, 2021

Did you build your jewelry brand on sales from in-person events? Then you probably have a lot in common with Erin Herdenreich of Betina Roza. Erin designs bright beachy jewelry for the rare brave soul. She sells her…

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