1) Why join Ottawa Handmade?
Ottawa Handmade is a creative hub designed to conveniently connect shoppers with all things locally handmade.
Why do vendors love us? NO commission, NO waiting weeks for your sales revenues, and NO maintaining product listings/inventory across multiple sites! We send shoppers directly to you!
Why do shoppers love us? Support local without being surprised by multiple shipping charges at checkout!
2) Am I eligible to be part of the hub?
To be eligible, you must own and operate your business within a 100km radius of Ottawa, ON and be selling your own handmade items. Retailers selling handmade items created by other artisans are not permitted.
3) What are the fees?
To join the hub is completely free! A Basic Listing includes your Business name, location, product categories, and a photo gallery of up to 3 photos. You will also be invited to actively sell and promote within our Virtual Marketplace Facebook Group.
Upgrade to a Premium Listing for just $25/year and get traffic sent directly to you! The Premium Listing includes the above, PLUS direct links to your E-commerce website & social media pages and the ability to add a photo gallery of up to 15 photos.
4) What is an ad campaign?
You have the ability to create an ad campaign straight from your dashboard! Get your listing placed at the TOP for just $2/day – you select when and for how long!
5) What is the Vendor Spotlight marketing package?
This package is available to any listed business for $25/week. It includes a short write up on our homepage, a photo and direct link to your website. Your business will also receive a special shout out on all our social media pages on the first day. Please email me at email@example.com to schedule your week! A schedule will be maintained within the vendor FB group, so you will be able to view which weeks are available.