Thursday, November 30, 2017

Selling online your handcrafts:analysis of ETSY

We have a nominal presence at Etsy. The once thriving community of handmade goods. However, Etsy evolved over the years.

To analyse and find out the pros and cons of selling your creations at Etsy, we went to the discussions board.

Here is a creative business that no longer finds selling on Etsy favorable for their line. The have quoted the various reasons for this painful decision. The bottom line is, best to have your own website and brand it. Here is the thread: 1.5 Million : We were the Etsy Dream, but all good things come to an end. It's very eye opening to see where selling on Etsy is headed if you are a small handcrafts business. All the pitfalls are listed there. It would be helpful to make your own decision accordingly. Tell us if you sell online in groups such as Etsy and what is your experience with them?

1.5 Million : We were the Etsy Dream, but all good things come to an end. https://www.etsy.com/teams/7722/discussions/discuss/18530892/


Here is Racked about Etsy: Etsy’s Evolution Strains Sellers
After a lackluster IPO, longterm shopkeepers notice shifts. BY Micaela Marini Higgs NOV 16, 2017, 9:32AM EST https://www.racked.com/2017/11/16/16602692/etsys-sellers-ipo



Featuring Bachigs at Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/Bachigs