About Crochet Business Blog

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Sara - Momwithahook     I’m Sara (Momwithahook), I’ve been blogging since 2007, writing online since 2005 and crocheting since     1999.

     Crochet Business Blog features information on how to use blogging as a way to connect with your readers      and customers. (more on the purpose behind this blog)









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     Hooking for Cash was first released in March 2012.

Create Crochet Patterns was released in late 2013. It is a collaborative project with 5 crochet blogger/designers.

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My Crochet Story

Back when I was pregnant with my youngest son I said a little prayer to God. I desperately wanted to be able to stay home with him instead of working outside the home. I asked God for a gift – any gift that would help me with this goal.

Our Lovely Family

My husband paid for some crochet lessons and before I knew it, I was crocheting everyday.

I toyed around with selling my crochet by opening up an Etsy shop in 2007 eventually designing and selling patterns.

I retired from selling in 2010 to concentrate on writing. (Plus I was getting no where in selling crochet for a profit. I fell into the trap of underselling my work.)

Writing is what I enjoy doing. This blog is how I share  what I learn about blogging and selling crochet. My hearts desire is to see thriving independent crochet businesses.

I believe it is possible to earn with crocheting. I also believe in hard work and multiple streams of income.

A crochet business is like an investment portfolio. You want to invest in multiple ‘stocks‘ or revenue streams to have a sustainable business.  (A Must Read: Craft Business Power by Jeff G. and Cinnamon Miles of Liberty Jane Clothing)

I look forward to watching your crochet business grow.

sara duggan

Looking for Etsy Store Advice?

I suggest Handmadeology.com or LaunchGrowJoy. com

Looking for Pricing Crochet Advice?

Sedruola Maruska’s book Pricing Crochet Fairly for Maximum Profit is an excellent resource.

 

Traffic Stats: (last updated 8/10/2013)

Visits – 5,005
Unique Visitors – 3,752
Page views – 9,882
Pages/visit – 1.97
Average visit duration – 2:42
Bounce rate – 67.61%
New Visitors – 69.95%

Demographics:
US 66.93%
UK 6.73%
CAN 6.61%
AUS 3.16%

Traffic Sources:
91.59% Google
15.63% Facebook
13.22% Pinterest

Audience:
Women ages 20 – 65; crochet bloggers, crochet hobbyist, moms, seeking to supplement income, part-time income or full-time income from their craft.