Mashable published this interesting infographic about Etsy and how the e-commerce site is turning artists into entrepreneurs. Etsy.com functions as an online store front for individuals selling a variety of vintage and arts and crafts items that includeÂ art, photography, clothing, jewelry, food and toys.
The infographic below, created by MBAOnline.com, illustratesÂ Etsyâ€™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…