Spread The Word to Buyers This Weekend

We have two weekends left to spread the word about our strike and buyer boycott to as many people as possible! It's [...]

Share The Strike With Labels for Packages

Let your customers know you plan to strike with these labels - designed for 1-1/4 x 2-1/4" size, Dymo #30334. [...]

Shareholder Value – Is Etsy Legally Obliged to Prioritise Its Shareholders Over Sellers?

One comment I’ve heard numerous times – both directly in regard to Etsy’s increasingly cynical business [...]

How Much Should Our 2022 Prices Increase?

My last post explained how inflation is already built into Etsy's fees. Any serious shop will raise their prices over [...]

Inflation Is Already Built Into Etsy Fees

Have you heard this yet? "Etsy has to raise our fees due to rising costs, and inflation." This is untrue, and we can [...]

Etsy Sellers Are Part of the Gig Economy.

My neighbor and I have next to nothing in common. She's an Uber driver. I'm an internet-based business owner who [...]

Is Etsy Pandemic Profiteering?

There is no denying that the pandemic has been incredibly good for Etsy. In 2020, they more than doubled their gross [...]

Why Discord?

We are using an app called Discord to organize this. It's free. There is a desktop version for Mac, Windows, and [...]

Why is it so hard to leave Etsy?

How many things do you happen to be good at, personally? Could you describe yourself as a "jack of all trades", and [...]

We Have To Fight This Fee Increase

There's an informative article by CindyLouWho2 making the rounds. If you haven't yet, I highly recommend giving it a [...]

What Happened After the 2018 Fee Increase?

On Thursday, February 24, 2022, millions of Etsy sellers opened their inboxes to find a new email from Etsy's CEO. It [...]

Hi There

I've been selling on Etsy since practically the beginning. From about 2006 to 2015, I was singing its praises. Until [...]