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Test Name: Testing adding labels to Conversations for common topics of discussion
What Etsy is Testing: Etsy is adding labels to Conversations, such as ‘Sizing’, ‘Custom, and ‘Returns’, for shoppers to select so sellers can see what topics they’re asked about via Conversations.
Goal: Make it easier for sellers to see what topics their shoppers frequently ask via Conversations
Audience: A percentage of buyers on Etsy
Start Date: August 2018
Our Take: This looks like an interesting way to help sellers keep conversations organized.
We would love to hear your feedback on this test. Please use the comments section below or head over to our Facebook Group for Small Business Sellers and interact with other small business owners.