‘Friends are the worst thing for your business’: Etsy merchant changes her payment policy for her friend. She turned into a ‘Small Business Karen’
'As if I wasn't giving her like 40% off the prices I normally would charge.'
On Apr 20, 2023 by Tiffanie Drayton
‘Instant 5-star review’: Customer says Etsy seller included hand-cut coupon to Burger King with her order
'Now THAT'S customer service! Everyone loves discount nuggets.'
On Mar 26, 2023 by Jack Alban
‘As far as I’m concerned, that’s stolen wages’: Etsy seller slams site for charging fees that completely diminish his profits
'This account is nothing but an Etsy hate account now.'
On Oct 25, 2022 by Rebekah Harding
Former Etsy interviewee says half of interviewers were leaving the company when he was being hired—It was a major red flag
'The entire reason they needed new hires was because everyone was leaving the company.'
On Sep 24, 2022 by Braden Bjella
‘If you’re seeing this, please delete your Etsy account’: Etsy seller criticizes site’s security
'Etsy continues to give my account back to a known hacker, putting me at risk, my identity, my customers.'
On Aug 26, 2022 by Braden Bjella
Etsy’s marketplace is a haven for those looking to purchase ‘substitute swastikas’
Some sellers don't even tried to hide it.
On Jun 14, 2022 by Max Fenton
Why Etsy sellers are on strike—and asking you to boycott this week (updated)
More than 5,000 sellers are participating.
On Apr 11, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Internet companies join together to warn Congress about messing with Section 230
The companies include Reddit, Etsy, Vimeo, and others.
On Dec 16, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
Etsy says it’s banning QAnon merch
The marketplace says the conspiracy violates its policies on items that endorse misinformation.
On Oct 7, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
TikTok lesbians will make earrings out of literally anything
From glue sticks to tiny doll chairs, anything can be earlobe decor.
On Sep 21, 2020 by Cecilia Lenzen
QAnon merch is all over Etsy
Despite crackdowns on social media, the conspiracy theory continues to flourish elsewhere.
On Jul 29, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
Etsy bans trans creator’s NSFW art store
Advocates say the ban is discriminatory.
On Mar 9, 2020 by Ginny Woo
People are selling homemade tampons on Etsy
Experts warn: buyer beware.
On Feb 21, 2020 by Alexandra Samuels
18 accessories to prepare your home for ‘Game of Thrones’
Your house might not be fit for the one true king, but you can at least do a little decorating to spruce up the place.
On Apr 11, 2019 by Christine Burkson, Marisa Losciale