We Should Be Angry

Etsy’s Anemic Response to the Strike Inspired Us to Organize the Indie Sellers Guild

We organized a historic sellers strike in response to Etsy’s exploitative policies  The Etsy [...]

Etsy Announces $40M CEO Bonus After #EtsyStrike

Crain’s New York Business reported just after the strike that Etsy CEO Josh Silverman was awarded more than $40 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]