The 10 ways Etsy has made its mark on ecommerce.
By Nicole Leinbach-Reyhle.
Ten years ago today in a Brooklyn apartment, Etsy was founded in an effort to create an online community where crafters, artists and makers could sell their handmade items, vintage goods and craft supplies. Since then, Etsy has not only become that very community it set out to be, but also so much more. It’s most notable accomplishment? Creating an alternative model to traditional commerce that has changed not only the way consumers shop, but also have sellers, merchants and artists alike sell.
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