Ecommerce site Etsy was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY. A thriving online marketplace for vintage items and artisans selling handmade art, clothing, jewelry, collectibles and housewares, Etsy has 2.1 million sellers and more than 39 million buyers, as of September 2019. With revenues topping $600 million, Etsy continues to strategize, recently introducing free shipping and implementing machine learning that adapts to the unique search challenges presented by Etsy’s 45 million handmade items.
Here’s the recent digital marketing news we’ve covered about Etsy:
As Face Mask Sales Skyrocket, Leading Brands Step In To Help. Major brands like Disney, J. Crew and Etsy have hopped on the face mask production bandwagon in an effort to connect with consumers, increase sales and provide one of the highest in-demand items today.
Chic, Vintage And – Coming Soon – Free Shipping: Etsy’s Latest Move To Remove Friction. Last month, Etsy joined the ranks of many online storefronts announcing its plan to make free shipping a core part of the Etsy shopper experience.
Post Babies R Us Registries: Streamlined And Creative Alternatives. When Babies R US closed, consumers were left wondering where to go for their baby registries, but many options have filled the space left by the shuttering of the mega retailer.