Find a Mentor by Expertise



HOW TO USE THIS LIST
  • For fast shop advice or to ask a general question of the Team, check out the SASsy Critiques forum where you can post your question and all team members can respond.
  • For help with specific topics, or if you need/prefer a private conversation, we welcome you to choose from the list of mentors below. This list is organized by area of expertise. Click the shop name and contact the Mentor directly by Etsy convo. Let them know you found them in our team thread and include as much detail as you can about what help it is you need.
  • Please remember that our members are volunteers and deserve to be treated with respect. 
  • If you want to speak to a mentor that lives in your country, or speaks language other than English. Please see the SASsy Mentors by Language/Location list.
The Sellers Assisting Sellers Team does not work for, nor represent the opinions of Etsy or its staff.


SASsy Mentors by Areas of Expertise 


General Etsy Questions
        
         All Things Etsy & General Questions
            Etsy Dos and Don’ts
MetalRocks.etsy.com  -  Expert

            Getting Started & Shop Set Up

            Customer Service & Transaction Problems
                        Gilliauna.etsy.com- Expert
MetalRocks.etsy.com  -  Expert

            Shop Critiques

Need to Vent
            CrochetGal.etsy.com
            Gilliauna.etsy.com
            ilzesdesigns.etsy.com

Shop Basics

            Banners & Avatars/Profile Pictures

            Descriptions - Writing/Proofreading
Listing & Renewing
                      Gilliauna.etsy.com - Expert
                      ilzesdesigns.etsy.com - Expert
                      junedesigns.etsy.com - Expert
 
            Shop Policies/Profile
                      junedesigns.etsy.com - Expert                      
                      Crochetgal.etsy.com
                         
            Tags/Tagging
           
            Custom Orders
                      BirchCreekLeather.etsy.com
Etsy Features/Resources

            Forums

Teams
          CindyLouWho2.etsy.com  -  Expert 
           lisajune.etsy.com

            Treasuries

                       
Photography, Graphics & Photo Editing

            Photographing your Work

Macro Photography

            Adobe Photoshop
            Adobe Illustrator
                        ClosetGothic.etsy.com - Expert 

            Picasa

Finance & Money

            Accounting
                      etsy.com/shop/jacquievintage - Expert
            Paypal
                       Tatoke.etsy.com - Expert
                       junedesigns.etsy.com

            Pricing
                        PaperAffection.etsy.com  -  Expert
                        junedesigns.etsy.com - Expert

Taxes
                      www.etsy.com/shop/GoTo - Expert (US)
                      etsy.com/shop/jacquievintage - Expert (Canada)
                      JennyMJewels.etsy.com (in Texas)
                      junedesigns.etsy.com - Canada

                 
Shipping

            Shipping Profiles
                      BirchCreekLeather.etsy.com 
            Shipping (by country  of origin)
                      www.etsy.com/shop/GoTo - Expert (US)
                      Rolanddesigns.etsy.com  -  Expert (Europe, Norway)
                      etsy.com/shop/jacquievintage - Canada & Global - Expert

Business Topics

            Copyright, Trademark & Patent
                        CindyLouWho2.etsy.com
                  

            Charitable Shops & Charity Fundraising
                        CindyLouWho2.etsy.com  -  Expert
                        lisajune.etsy.com - Expert

            Multiple Shops

            Clothing Regulations (US)
                        HerFlyingHorses.etsy.com  -  Expert

           
Marketing and Social Networking

            Branding

            Blogs/Blogging

            Facebook
                      JennyMJewels.etsy.com

            Marketing Basics (general)
BagChemistry.etsy.com  -  Expert
CrochetGal.etsy.com  -  Expert

            Promotions & Advertising
BagChemistry.etsy.com  -  Expert
CrochetGal.etsy.com  -  Expert

            Social Networking (general)

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) & Etsy Relevancy

            Google Analytics
                     BagChemistry.etsy.com  -  Expert
           
            SEO
Etsy Relevancy
                        CindyLouWho2.etsy.com - Expert                         
                        Gilliauna.etsy.com

Growing your Business

            Art Galleries (exhibitions, applying)
                        BeckaRahn.etsy.com  -  Expert

            Craft Fairs & Art Shows
CrochetGal.etsy.com  -  Expert
                      InedibleJewelry.etsy.com  - Expert

            Setting up your Own Website
                        lisajune.etsy.com

            Organizational Skills/Time Management
                        Gilliauna.etsy.com - Expert
                        MetalRocks.etsy.com


Technical Help - Software/Online

            Powerpoint
                        BagChemistry.etsy.com  -  Expert
           
            PDF’s
                        RolandDesigns.etsy.com  -  Expert (general)

            CSS/HTML
                     BagChemistry.etsy.com  -  Expert
                     Gilliauna.etsy.com  

Specific Art Techniques/Media

           Shopname.etsy.com  (media specialty)
Deerpathvintage.etsy.com (antiques & collectibles)
ilzesdesigns.etsy.com (knitting/crochet, scrapbooking)
InedibleJewelry.etsy.com (jewelry, polymer clay, publishing)
MetalRocks.etsy.com (jewelry, silversmithing)
RolandDesigns.etsy.com   (embroidery)
junedesigns.etsy.com (jewelry) 
etsy.com/shop/jacquievintage (knitting, vintage, antiques, collectibles)
crochetsisters.etsy.com (crochet) 

           

(updated 11/9/13)