Amazon first started as an online book store and after taking off and becoming a website with one of the most visitors on the internet it expanded into selling online products from all categories. The similarity between Amazon and eBay is that they both offer a wide audience and buyers trust almost all vendors associated with it.
Though the competition is fierce on Amazon and there is a higher membership fee, the number of potential buyers available there is worth it. Amazon has an algorithm that recommends products to their users based on search and purchase history.
Etsy has also been around since 2005 and is another popular online marketplace amongst buyers. It is a community for artists and craftsmen who create their own products. There are now around 1.6 million sellers and 26.1 million buyers on the website and it is the number one choice amongst online sellers because of its easy-to-use interface.
Etsy offers the opportunity to make a large profit by selling handcrafted and handmade goods. They are the go-to place if you have a specific niche market that you would like to target. People looking for customized products that are not mass produced such as home décor, jewelry, accessories and etc. are likely to buy from Etsy. You can also sell vintage goods on this website from your own collection or by scouring through flea markets and thrift stores.
For those who love shopping for vintage clothes and sifting through piles of garments at thrift stores then it is time to turn this hobby into a profitable business. Selling vintage clothing online is slowly getting popular with sellers all across the globe since it involves selling unique must-have items without any production costs. This […]
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These days, it’s not uncommon to see people buy already made jewelry, build an online store from scratch or sign up to the popular eCommerce platform and sell the same jewelry at super profits. On the contrary, it’s difficult to come across artists who draw inspirations from the environment and fellow artists and turn them […]