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Reddit Bans Etsy

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Reddit is banning Etsy users from using the hugely popular link sharing and social media site for "shameless" self promotion. Reddit announced that all Etsy posts will be marked as spam until a mod reviews and approves them. The move is a reaction to Etsy members using Reddit mainly as a sales tool. Reddit don't play that. [Racked]