Katie Roberts

Katie Roberts

Katie is an unabashed word nerd and detail hound with nearly a decade of editorial experience. Her work has appeared in publications such as Dogster Magazine, DOG FANCY, and Milwaukee Magazine. A graduate of Indiana University, she enjoys trivia, playing soccer, and cheering on the Hoosiers.

Katie Roberts's Most Recent Blog Posts

The 9 Best Items to Sell Online in April 2021

We delved into the DealNews archives to see what items resonated most with our readers last April, and patio and backyard products came up big. Learn more in our guide to popular products to sell online in April 2021.

When Are White Sales in 2021?

They can pop up throughout the year, but make no mistake: January is the prime time for white sales. Check out our guide to white sales so you can take advantage!

The 10 Best Items to Sell Online in March 2021

While 2020 may not be a typical year, looking at the items that resonated with DealNews readers in March could provide valuable insight to Marketplace sellers. We examined our March 2020 shopping trends to give you a preview of what to sell in March 2021.

7 Reasons Why You Can Boost Your Business by Advertising on DealNews

One website that could be a great complement to your current marketing mix is DealNews. We spoke to two of our marketing experts to learn why sellers can boost their bottom line with business advertising on our site, and how you can get started.

Seller Fulfilled Prime Is Changing: Here's What You Need to Know

February will bring a whole lot of changes to Amazon's Seller Fulfilled Prime program, which some sellers are bound to find concerning. Read our guide to learn how is SFP changing, and what sellers should do in response.

Why a CPC Campaign Is a Good Way to Manage Your Marketing Budget

How can you make your new products highly visible, so people will find out about them fast? The solution could be to run a CPC campaign. Read on to learn what CPC means and why this model is a good way to manage your marketing budget.

How Much Does Google Shopping Cost?

Google has taken several big steps this year that could help close the gap between it and the Amazon Marketplace. So what are these changes, and what will Google Shopping cost? Check out our guide to find out.

The Store Owner's Guide to 'Shop' by Shopify

Given this year's boom in online sales, it seems like Shopify's new Shop app has come at an ideal time. Check out our guide to learn about Shop by Shopify, its important features, and what sellers can do with the app.

How to Make the Most of Amazon Buyer-Seller Messages

Amazon promotes a customer-first mentality, so knowing the ins and outs of the Amazon Buyer-Seller Messaging Service can only help your business. Check out our guide to learn how you can make the most of Amazon Buyer-Seller Messages.

How Should Sellers Prepare for Amazon Prime Day 2020?

Amazon has announced the dates for Prime Day 2020, ending months of uncertainty. So what should sellers do? We talked to a couple of Amazon experts about how to prepare for Amazon Prime Day this year — and whether to prepare at all.