Infographic: Etsy is turning artists into entrepreneurs


Mashable published this interesting infographic about Etsy and how the e-commerce site is turning artists into entrepreneurs. functions as an online store front for individuals selling a variety of vintage and arts and crafts items that include art, photography, clothing, jewelry, food and toys.

The infographic below, created by, illustrates Etsy’s impact on small business owners and the ecommerce industry. The research conducted reveals a number of interesting figures and stats that include:

  • Etsy has 15 million DIY’ers in over 150 countries.
  • Etsy is valued at $600 million.
  • Etsy sells 2, 900, 000 items per month.

View the infographic after the jump…

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