Friday , 24 October 2014

Etsy News

Sell on Etsy – Mobile Etsy App for Sellers

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Description Take your Etsy shop to new places with Sell on Etsy, our iPhone app built just for sellers! Sell on Etsy provides easy access to all the seller tools you need when you’re not in front of your computer, including Convos, order management and the ability to create and publish listings. It also helps you stay in the know ... Read More »

300 Up-and-Coming Etsy Sellers (Under 1300 Sales)

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Here are 300 up-and-coming Etsy sellers listed in the handmade category with less than 1300 sales. These rankings are by sales numbers, and the data is pulled from CrafCount.com Each shop link is clickable, so have fun checking out all these great shops! Check out the Top 100 Etsy Handmade sellers (2014). Rank Name Sales Country 5001 InspiredGreetingsAD 1272 United ... Read More »

Top 100 Handmade Etsy Sellers 2014 – (by number of sales)

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Ever wondered who the top Etsy sellers are in the handmade category on Etsy? Here are the top 100 Etsy sellers in the handmade category for 2014. These rankings are by sales numbers. Each shop link is clickable, so have fun checking out all these great shops! Top Seller Handmade Rank Name Sales Country 1 beanforest 89444 United States 2 ... Read More »

Two Etsy Sellers are Finalists in Go Daddy’s Big Leap

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Go Daddy just announced it’s finalists for their Big Leap contest.   The Big Leap is where 5 entrepreneurs pitch their business idea to Danica Patrick while at 125 mph around a race track!  The winner will get 6 month’s salary!  Voting all takes place online. The Go Daddy ad caught my eye on Facebook and I clicked over, after watching ... Read More »

Shark Tank Investor Invests 90k in Etsy Seller Mod Mom Furniture

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Shark Tank Success Story – Etsy Seller on Shark Tank If you have not watched ABC’s Shark Tank, you should.  As a small business owner, I am inspired by all the stories.  This week, one of the Shark Tank Investors Invested 90k in Etsy Seller (new site) Mod Mom Furniture . *UPDATE: no longer selling on Etsy*  More info here 90,000 ... Read More »

Top 100 Handmade Etsy Sellers – July 2013

  In May of 2013 there were 2,855,505 items were listed and 4,391,101 items sold on Etsy.  The total dollar amount sold by the Etsy community was $102.9 million.  Ever wondered who the top sellers are in the handmade category on Etsy? Here are the top 100 Etsy sellers in the handmade category for 2013. These rankings are by sales ... Read More »

Etsy Published a New Search Patent

  New Search Feature Coming to Etsy? On November 22, 2012, WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) published a patent to Etsy, Inc. titled, “Systems and Methods for Guided Construction of a Search Query in an Electronic Commerce Environment”. The patent describes the invention in both a lengthy narratives (34 pages) as well as diagrams (7 images) showing what the future ... Read More »

June 2012 Etsy Stats – $61.9 Million in Goods Sold

  The stats from Etsy. $61.9 million of goods (after refunds and cancellations) were sold by our community in June, 6.1% lower than May’s $65.9 million That represents 2,951,224 items sold for the month, 2.7% lower than May’s 3,034,442 2,184,850 new items were listed in the month, 2.8% lower than May’s 2,248,143 689,614 new members joined the Etsy community in ... Read More »

May 2012 Etsy Stats – 1.29 Billion Page Views and $65.9 Million in Goods Sold

  The stats from Etsy: $65.9 million of goods (after refunds and cancellations) were sold by our community in May, 3.6% higher than April’s $63.6 million That represents 3,034,442 items sold for the month, 2.4% higher than April’s 2,962,196 2,248,143 new items were listed in the month, 2.1% higher than April’s 2,202,219 688,365 new members joined the Etsy community in ... Read More »

April 2012 Etsy Stats – $63.6 Million in Goods Sold

  The stats From Etsy: $63.6 million of goods (after refunds and cancellations) were sold by our community in April, 1.1% higher than March’s $62.8 million That represents 2,962,196 items sold for the month, 2.2% lower than March’s 3,028,186 2,202,219 new items were listed in the month, 6.2% lower than March’s 2,346,560 687,430 new members joined the Etsy community in ... Read More »

Etsy Raises $40 Million Increasing it’s Worth to Almost $700 Million

Etsy is the first site that comes to mind when buyers are looking for handmade and vintage goods, and supplies.  Etsy announced today that they raised $40 million in new    funding.  Including this round of funding, Etsy has now raised around $92 million. Notes From Chad: Funding Etsy’s Future  We want to do more for our community and we want ... Read More »

Etsy Wedding Registry – Truly Unique Wedding Gifts

There is some extremely exciting news for brides to be, now you can have your very own Etsy Registry. Setting up your registry is simple. Just click the create registry button fill out your info and you are set!  Etsy will even send you an email with suggestions and tips.   You can start adding items right away. Just browse ... Read More »

Martha Stewart Etsy Fashion Show

It is every Etsy sellers dream to have your handmade items featured on a show like the Martha Stewart Show., and today it happened for several sellers! You can check all the details about The Etsy Show on Martha’s site. ‘Martha Stewart Etsy Fashion Show’ by handmadeologybiz Items from the Martha Stewart Etsy Fashion Show   Knitten women lace crochet ... Read More »

Set Your DVR For The All Etsy Martha Stewart Show

Be sure you set  your DVR to record the Martha Stewart show tomorrow April 26th.  The entire episode is devoted to Etsy! April 26, 10am on the Hallmark Channel. Martha Says: Explore Etsy, the popular online destination for handmade wares and crafts: Make whimsical jewelry using polymer clay with seller Jessica Partain, and get helpful tips for starting your own ... Read More »

New Etsy Search Feature Can Drive Traffic Out of Sellers Shops

UPDATE FROM ETSY:: Greg Fodor from gfodor says Hi all, thank you for the report. We have been running a number of experiments today around search suggestions. Some of these experiments are of little use within shops, so in light of the discussion here we have turned them off on shop pages for now. Sorry for the confusion!   If you do a ... Read More »

Etsy CSI Team – Cracking Down on Rule Breakers and Resellers

(image via ApartmentTherapy, by photographer Ty Cole.) We are all aware of the relseller problem hitting the Etsy community.  The Wall Street Journal just posted an article that talks about how Etsy is cracking down on relsellers.  They are increasing the number of employes that police the problem and say that  they are  reviewing 7 times the amount of items every week. ... Read More »