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Using a Digital Download Service

digital download

The Internet has opened a door to nearly infinite possibilities for driven entrepreneurs who understand the needs of today’s online world. Tangible goods are steadily going the way of the dinosaur: MP3s are replacing compact discs, eBooks are gaining a foothold in the race against bound books, and most software is available as an instant digital download. With a well-designed website and certain concessions for the Web-based customer, a vendor…

How to Sell Downloads

How to Sell Downloads

How to Sell Downloads

As technology advances in leaps and bounds, many retailers are making big changes in their business models. They sell digital downloads of their products, either in addition to physical goods or exclusively. Digital artists in any medium, whether it’s visual art, literature or music, have an unprecedented level of global reach in today’s online world. The ability to sell digital downloads of the fruits of their labor makes it easy…

Sell Knitting Patterns

Sell Knitting Patterns

Sell Knitting Patterns

Making money by selling pattern creations is an enticing idea for accomplished knitters and designers. Thanks to the Internet, doing so on a large scale is possible. With the right marketing and promotion techniques, you can put your love for knitting and your expertise to work for you in no time at all. How Do I Sell Knitting Patterns? Making money with a hobby you already enjoy isn’t just a…

The Rise of eCommerce

The Rise of E-Commerce

The Rise of eCommerce

The trend has been steady and clear – e-commerce is no longer on the sidelines. Shopping online has become mainstream. If you’re aren’t attempting to build your business online, then you aren’t trying to build your business. The infographic below outlines the leaps and bounds that have taken place in the arena of e-commerce during the last five years. If you haven’t joined the movement yet, now is the time….

Selling Digital Coupons Online

Selling Digital Coupons Online

Selling Digital Coupons Online

A business opportunity that has gained significant traction is selling digital coupons online.  Several factors, including Internet growth, economic recession, the need to save and loss of jobs have led to a strong demand for digital discount coupons and the rise of new services such as RetailMeNot, Google Offers and LivingSocial. If you’re interested in selling digital coupons online, read on. What is a Digital Coupon? A digital coupon is…

eBay Alternatives

Selling Digital Products on EBay

eBay Alternatives

If you are one of the many people who decided against selling digital products on eBay because of limits on permissions, now is the time to rethink doing so. EBay recently granted more permissions to those wishing to sell intellectual property using the site. The guidelines are clearly posted with a check-off chart to use when you are ready to set up your listing. A benefit that comes with selling…

How PayPal IPN Works

How PayPal IPN Works

How PayPal IPN Works

IPN stands for Instant Payment Notification. It’s important to understand how PayPal IPN works, who should use it and why. PayPal IPN is an instant payment notification system. If you’ve used PayPal much, you probably have received email notifications regarding payments made to you or payments that you have sent to others. Maybe you’ve requested refunds or raised a dispute; all the emails notifying you about those transactions are part…

Online Shopping Cart

Essential Online Shopping Cart Features

Online Shopping Cart

E-commerce and Online Shopping Cart Features Your website for digital goods needs to have several features to make it easy for consumers to complete their online shopping. The shopping cart is just part of what your business needs. You need the right features to have the best e-commerce site possible. Product Images for Better Online Shopping Anytime you want to sell something online, you need to supply a picture. Images…