Category: Digital Products

Minimizing Your Digital Downloads Overhead

It’s no secret that selling digital downloads can be a lucrative business, but it’s vital for merchants to keep overhead costs as low as possible. Every dollar you spend to keep things running is a dollar out of your bottom line, so even established and successful merchants work to minimize expenses. While there are an endless array of options for minimizing costs, one of the most effective and efficient things…

How to Sell Books

How to Sell Book and Audio Book Products Online

How to Sell Books

Traditional publishing might be the most reliable way of seeing your book in print on the shelves of a major book chain, but it’s not the best fit for everyone. Working with a publishing company means sacrificing a substantial amount of creative and financial control, all things you can avoid by publishing independently in digital form. Direct publishing to the proprietary marketplaces tied to popular devices may not be all…

selling pictures online

Tips for Selling Pictures Independently

selling pictures online

Are you ready to move beyond the microstock sites, selling pictures on your own terms? How many times have you tried to submit a favorite photo, only to have it turned down due to there being too many others sharing similar subject matter? When your work is selected or rejected based not on its quality, but by the number of other images like it in a catalog, it can be…

Selling Digital Downloads: Minimizing Overhead

When you’re running a business, every penny counts. This holds true whether you’re selling tangible goods or digital downloads. The more you spend to keep everything running, the lower your profit margins and the less you make. Fortunately, there are ways to slash your running costs dramatically and they’re easier to implement than you might think. Common Expenses in Digital Downloads Sales While every business is unique, there some relatively…

How To Sell Digital Products

Cashing in with Subscription Downloads

How To Sell Digital Products

Are you ready for a more reliable earnings statement at the end of each month? Selling individual digital downloads can be quite lucrative, but exact monthly earnings can be quite difficult to predict. A more reliable profit and loss statement at the end of each month makes it easier to budget for long-term investments, not to mention providing a clearer financial picture when it comes to your actual earnings. This…

Sell MP3 Downloads

Sell Your MP3 File: Download Sales Made Easy

Sell MP3 Downloads

Audiobooks. Music. Podcasts. Instructional series. No matter what you’ve got to say, there’s a global audience out there just waiting to pay for your MP3 file download products. All you have to do is find that audience, then give them a web store where they can pay for the products you’ve created. While launching your own online storefront can sound overwhelming, it’s actually quite simple and straightforward when you have…

Where to Sell Books Besides Amazon

You’ve finished your manuscript and you’re ready to self-publish, but where do you turn? If you know you want a larger audience than the owners of a single eReader device, then you’ll have to look beyond the largest eBook retailers to also include a few creative sales tactics. The best and most effective choice when deciding where to sell books is simply to start your own web store. It’s easier,…

Starting an eBook Download Business on a Budget

What’s standing between you and your dream of self-publishing your novel? If it’s a lack of startup funding, you’re not alone. Fortunately, there are ways to slash startup costs while boosting your chances for success as you start your eBook download venture. Working with a dedicated eCommerce platform is one of those methods, and doing so provides more than just low-cost services. In fact, a strong service partner can all…