Creating and selling arts and crafts is a mainstay in home-based businesses. It isn’t surprising that this niche is making wide use of the Internet as a tool for gathering information, as well as for sales and marketing. You can see the steady rise on the info graphic below. The Internet has proved to be especially suited for sales of one arts and crafts niche: patterns and instructions. Because these items can be easily created and delivered in digital format as PDF files or instructional videos, many crafters are using PayLoadz.com to sell and deliver their craft patterns and instructions.