Case Study
Dec 19, 2023

CUBEBRUSH Multi-Vendor Marketplace Case Study And How to Start Your Own

Written by, a leading online marketplace, offers a diverse range of digital art assets and resources, providing artists and creators with a dynamic platform to discover and share their creative tools and content. When considering the launch of your own marketplace, Vendo emerges as a superb choice thanks to its intuitive interface and cost-efficient attributes. 

Vendo empowers you to swiftly establish your marketplace, showcasing renowned domestic brands, all the while managing inventory and shipping logistics. With Vendo handling these operational aspects, you gain the flexibility to customize and elevate your marketplace's distinctive character.


Vendo is a one-stop-shop for all your marketplace needs, providing you with a marketplace platform automating day-to-day operation, a catalog of brands to pick from or an ability to invite your own brands, merchandising and promotional tools, ability to sell through multiple channels (your existing website, emails & SMS, mobile app, social media), and ongoing daily support scaling your marketplace business. Unveiling the Art of Marketplace Success

Empowering Creators Worldwide, an online marketplace specializing in digital art assets and resources, has painted a remarkable success story that offers valuable lessons for aspiring marketplace entrepreneurs. Established in 2014, this platform has become a vibrant hub for artists and creators, with annual revenues reaching an impressive $15 million.

Numbers Reflecting Brilliance

At the core of success is a thriving community of over 300,000 users. This bustling marketplace boasts a catalog of more than 10,000 products, attracting millions of monthly visitors. These staggering numbers not only reflect its market presence but also underscore its financial achievements.

Affiliate Program: Collaborative Artistry affiliate program has played a pivotal role in their ascent. Collaborating with artists, influencers, and content creators, they offer competitive commissions for promoting their digital art assets. This partnership has not only expanded their reach but also fueled significant sales growth.

Brushstrokes to Success

To replicate marketplace triumph, consider these key strategies:

  • Niche Expertise: Focus on a niche that you're passionate about and become an expert in that field.
  • Community Building: Foster a strong community of buyers and sellers to drive engagement and loyalty.
  • Affiliate Marketing: Develop a robust affiliate program to leverage partnerships for broader exposure.
  • Quality and Variety: Offer high-quality and diverse products to cater to your audience's needs.
  • Continuous Innovation: Stay on top of market trends and continuously innovate to meet customer demands. Where Creativity Meets Success

In conclusion, marketplace success underscores the significance of niche expertise, community-building, and a thriving affiliate program. By applying these strategies while tailoring them to your marketplace's unique identity, you can aspire to achieve similar milestones in the competitive marketplace arena.

Get started with a marketplace like Cubebrush on Vendo!


  • Book a demo call: We’ll set up your demo marketplace and populate it with products
  • Customize your Storefront: We’ll help you craft a storefront that aligns with your brand identity, ensuring a cohesive and on-brand shopping experience for your customers.
  • Onboard Brands: Invite your favorite brands or choose brands from the Vendo brand catalog. We can also start reaching out to brands you’d like to sell on your behalf.
  • Select Products: Curate product collections manually or automate the process to efficiently manage your catalog and meet customer demand.
  • Embed products: Make your editorial content shoppable with products embedded right where your customers expect them to find. Simplify and streamline product discovery.
  • Start Selling Programmatically: Push products through multiple touch points: on your website, share it on social media, and include products in your newsletters.
  • Get Paid: Get paid as soon as products are shipped by the brands. No need to wait 30-60 days or worry about orders not attributable to your affiliate links.
  • Get Repeat Sales: Since you’re not linking out, your customers will keep coming back. We’ll help them with abandoned cart emails and promotional email blasts.


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