Etsy: Top Marketplace for Handmade Products

Products: 50 million.

Commissions: 2% - 5% revenue share.

Etsy is a huge marketplace where people sell handmade, custom and unique products, perfect for gifts for others or to yourself. It is a huge website and marketplace which is really popular among sellers and buyers. They have over 2 million active sellers, 37 million active buyers and over 50 million products. And it is all really affordable!

Clothing Offers: Etsy has a huge amount of different clothing and accessory products for sale at any given time. At this moment they have listed over 6.2 million clothing and shoe products for sale. 3.2 million clothing products for women and 134.000 shoes for women. 1.7 million men's clothing items and 33.000 men's shoes. While they certainly have fashionable clothes for sale, they do not sell designer brand products. Instead the marketplace is full of individual craftsmen and women designing and sewing clothes of their preference.

Currently Etsy is available to promote through the VigLink affiliate network paying 4% – 5% revenue share for sales as well as through the Awin affiliate network with similar commission rates.

At VigLink they offer 12 different programs for different regions. They also have a global offer and that is paying 4% revenue share. At Awin they offer a USA program as well as a ROW (rest of the world) program and 10 more region specific programs. The ROW program pays 5% revenue share while the USA program pays 4% standard but only 2% for marketing with user generated content, and 2% for cashback and loyalty sites.

According to Awin stats their USA program has over double the conversion rates of the ROW program, and also almost double the EPC rate.

Main markets: Worldwide.

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