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‘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

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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

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‘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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Etsy bans trans creator’s NSFW art store

Advocates say the ban is discriminatory.

On Mar 9, 2020 by Ginny Woo

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People are selling homemade tampons on Etsy

Experts warn: buyer beware.

On Feb 21, 2020 by Alexandra Samuels

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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

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You can now buy goth Crocs

These are some dangerous looking Crocs.

On Mar 28, 2019 by David Britton

Items marked with swastikas are listed for sale on Etsy.

Are Nazis selling swastika merchandise on Etsy?

It can be shocking to see items with the symbol brazenly posted for sale. 

On Jul 26, 2018 by Joseph Knoop

Etsy raises transaction fees, frustrating sellers.

Etsy just upped its transaction fees—and sellers are pissed

People are looking for alternatives.

On Jun 14, 2018 by Kris Seavers