One of Etsy’s newest Sellers must be aware of the transparency rule – the name of his shop is makemoney1205 – very transparent about his primary goal, eh? But. As it becomes harder and harder to tell the difference between Etsy and Ebay, even he is not sure which site he is on:
Doesn’t matter. He fits right in on either site with his handmade goods.
Did you notice the 104 sales in three weeks??? That says a lot about Etsy. Besides the fact Etsy doesn’t mind making a dollar off illegal goods, the buyer demographic has taken a nosedive. It has changed from those willing to pay the price for unique, handmade, from-the-artisan-goods to those looking for cheap, mass-produced knock-offs. And make no mistake about it. This is going to get worse as more makemoney1205 shops open (and prosper).
Etsy? Ebay? Hard to tell the difference between the two.