- Ease of Monetization
- Platform Stability
- Integration with Self-Hosted Blog
- Publishing Tools
- Writer Support
Date Founded: 2011
Gumroad was created by Sahil Lavingia in 2011 at the age of 19 years old. A former designer at Pinterest, as well as the Turntable.fm app, he got the idea for Gumroad after trying to sell one of his creations on the internet proved difficult. The company is based in San Francisco, California, and has grown in popularity as an e-commerce alternative for creators, now attracting over 12.5 million monthly visits.
This section contains answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Gumroad.