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Become an Etsy Ambassador

Sep 10, 2011

by halloemily handmade and vintage goods

Do you find yourself saying, “You should open an Etsy shop!” to people in your community? Do you want to be an advocate for these budding Etsy entrepreneurs?

We’re organizing a community of Etsy Ambassadors around the world to help new sellers build successful Etsy businesses.  We invite you to join our global movement!

As an Etsy Ambassador, you’ll:

  • Empower creative entrepreneurs in your community to open Etsy shops.
  • Earn 40 free listings for every new Etsy shop you help open.
  • Receive a toolkit of materials to help you.
  • Be eligible to be featured in Etsy blog posts and newsletters that highlight the efforts of our Ambassadors. Our first Ambassador article comes out this holiday season, so we encourage you to join now.

Join our Etsy Ambassador Program today.

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  • esharapova

    Ekaterina Sharapova from LittleOwlsHut said 7 years ago

    Oh! very interesting. I know a few people who would love to join Etsy Ambassadors.

  • Pininkie

    Tanya Stovold from Pininkie said 7 years ago

    I am ALWAYS telling people to open up an Etsy store. I have so many creative friends! This looks great.

  • SweetCreationsbyJudi

    Judi from SweetCreationsbyJudi said 7 years ago

    same here...I tell people the same thing...

  • xZOUix

    Zoui from XZOUIX said 7 years ago

    this is interesting idea! i always spread the word about our unique etsy community, and i also helped to open a shop on etsy before :) as i always say - ♥GO FOR IT!♥

  • whitestardust

    whitestardust from WHITEStardust said 7 years ago

    I already help people from my country for open an ETSY store, it will be more professional now ! Thank you ..

  • CuffLoves

    Melissa M. from CuffLoves said 7 years ago

    Great idea - I am always spreading the word about how great Etsy is! :)

  • eldimaafashiononline

    Eldimaa Fashiononline from EldimaaFashion said 7 years ago

    Really looking forward to it!

  • MrsPetersonPottery

    Brianna Peterson from MrsPetersonPottery said 7 years ago

    YAY! Go ETSY xxx

  • skippingfox

    Victoria Scobbie from SkippingFox said 7 years ago

    I know a few people that are thinking of opening up Etsy shops, so this is a great idea!

  • letemendia

    Victoria from LetemendiaJewelry said 7 years ago

    Great idea Etsy!

  • lovecustomart

    Love Custom Art from LoveCustomArt said 7 years ago

    This is very nice and we will become an ambassador! Etsy is a great tool and we are hoping for more new customers soon! Thank you Etsy!

  • tcivcic

    Tatiana from PrincessTaraCo said 7 years ago

    wow that is so great, thank you Etsy!

  • olbkaka

    Olia Vakulenko from GrainField said 7 years ago

    Great idea! But to encourage sellers from CIS countries (etc Russia, Ukraine, Belorussia, Kazakhstan... and so on) just telling about Etsy is 15% effective. Because many of sellers won't be able to sell. You need to built in local payment methods as well. Because it is very complicated to do business with paypall which is not working at this countries as receiver but only as payment method. And customers from US feel unsafe very often when you ask them to send money on private account for example.

  • skrynka

    Natalka from skrynka said 7 years ago

    I'm already like an ambassador, at least 5 shops were opened by my friends who I know in person :)

  • marleyandlockyer

    Ness Lockyer from marleyandlockyer said 7 years ago

    Great idea Etsy!!

  • bill1000ab

    Richard Smith from IkariaCeramics said 7 years ago

    Another great idea from Etsy. I'm sure many prospective etsians will find this a great help.

  • vesnaplese1

    Vesna Pleše from PenelopePouch said 7 years ago

    I'm already doing it for some time. Helping my creative friends to open a shop on Etsy and I will do it in the future because my friends from Etsy helped me when I was starting my shop here. I love this community of talented people!

  • Khajitt

    Khajitt from CraftyKhajitt said 7 years ago

    I guess I'm in. I know loads of people who definitely should open Etsy shops!

  • Roubogi

    Tina Raison from Roubogi said 7 years ago

    Always trying to spread the word about Etsy - I have already helped one new shop open and have several other friends who would benefit - thank you Etsy this idea should encourage them to give it a go..!!

  • WarpedMetals

    Warped Metal from WarpedMetal said 7 years ago

    Yup, here of Canada and buggin' anyone who's on the edge of the cliff, soooo close to jumping in headfirst..."Open your etsy shop TODAY!, don't blah, blah, blah".....

  • 4PennyGirl

    Janet Halbach Loewen from 4PennyGirl said 7 years ago

    great idea. thanks for the invite.

  • OlgaFloren

    Olga Florén from FlorenHandicrafts said 7 years ago

    It sounds interesting. I recommended etsy already to several people, just waiting when they are ready with their products photos.

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