I recommend you create a reputation as an authority on handbags. Start blogging, doing interviews with online radio shows/podcasts or skype, start writing content about handbags, when your city or town has a fashion show show up and broadcast pics and news through Facebook or twitter, speaks to women about fashion. Don't think this can be done? Here's some examples from other industries ( The Beer Sommelier: podcastanswerman.com Miss Meghan is Meghan Cleary - Shoe Expert )
If you’re going to be a seller, you should build permission as your asset. That the way to make a living as a seller on online is to have a list of people who want to get a personal, anticipated and relevant message either daily, weekly or monthly from you showcasing your latest and greatest products. And to do that, you need a specialty, you need to be authentic and you need to be trusted.
Instead of setting up a weekend garage sale, I recommend you become an expert. People like to buy from experts, people trust experts, buyers have confidence in the work of experts. Everyone reading this post, right now is an expert in something. Experts usually have the advantage of reaching out to possible buyers instead of waiting for them to find you.
Actually, there are countless ways you can market your product online. If you’re up for a few dollars for marketing, you can try Google Adwords or Facebook ads. These services will allow you to set a certain budget daily for your advertising campaigns. But if you feel like you don't want to spend any on marketing, you can do Search Engine Optimization or social media marketing along with some email marketing campaigns. You can read more on that from here: 5 Affordable Ways to Market Your Business Online
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