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thegreengriffin
« on: June 15, 2010 09:20:05 AM »

should i use a personal picture on my profile on etsy or should i use a picture of one of my pieces??
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« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2010 10:00:26 AM »

I like when sellers either use a photo of themselves or an image that matches their shop banner (I like matching sets of graphics Cheesy).  I think it's totally a personal preference sort of thing, though! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2010 04:26:09 PM »

I think it's pretty cool when sellers use a personal photo of themselves. Since the only time one would really see an avi is on the forums, it makes it a little more personable. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2010 09:40:03 PM »

Your shop is adorable and your picture looks great.

I too like it when a seller puts their personal picture up. It's nice to see who you are buying from. That said, many people, like myself, have issues with their appearance. So I don't mind a pet picture or a picture of their art/crafting either.
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« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2010 01:35:34 PM »

I love seeing a pic of you, but if you have absolutely stunning product photos (which most people have) then one of those works for me too!
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« Reply #5 on: November 13, 2010 10:05:25 AM »

A picture of the seller.

Sometimes buyers feel more comfortable if they can actually see who they're buying from. It makes you seem more real I guess instead of just a random something on the net.
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