A Quick Guide to Digital Downloads
Various modern website builders can make things easy and quick for an amateur computer user to come up with an online store. Through your own web store, you will be able to sell just anything on the internet. You can actually sell tangible goods. Items may be shipped to buyers such as crafts, collectibles, stamps and coins. You may also sell intangible products which electronic files that are available for downloading like the videos, e-books, digital photos as well as music files. What most online stores are selling are the shippable products. So that you can stand out from the crowd, you may go for selling a type of downloadable file online. According to your ideas or expertise, you can think of other downloadable files which you can sell.
The electronic media would mean any file. This means that you will be able to sell any type of file such as text, music, pictures, graphics and videos. You may also sell programs, pdf files as well as others. So what files you must sell? This is going to depend greatly on the hobbies, interests and the line of work that you have. Here are some of ideas of downloadable items that you might like to sell on the site.
When you are an author, the you may go for writing a pamphlet, manual, book on a topic which you are quite familiar with. You may save this as a doc file or a pdf and just sell this online. What do you want to write about? You may write about anything that you know best. You can write a how-to manual about cooking, photography, drawing, painting, sewing, woodworking, exercising, self-help or computer programming.
The local band without a label doesn’t have a lot of options for selling their songs. You cannot sell songs on iTunes and it is really expensive to distribute and produce a CD. However, you may record your songs in the popular music format and sell the songs on the website. You can sold them individually or you can bundle various songs in a zip file so that you can sell them a higher cost. Also, you can include lyrics as well as digital photos of the band.
For those who are into photography, they may go about selling stock photography in the selling sites which would allow them to upload photos. One will just have to pay 25 cents for each dollar per download sale. You can upload as few photo or as many as you like on the site and set the cost for every photo that you sell.