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How to be ‘Black Friday Ready’ In One Day

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It’s nearly that time again. No, not the time when you’ll be enjoying your family and friends while hoping you made enough to feed them all. We’re talking about the day AFTER that, the one where the chaos begins and you could stand to profit in big ways from it. And while far too many people will be hitting brick and mortar stores, more people than ever are going to go into a similar shopping frenzy online. And this is exactly where you stand to benefit, but only if you’re prepared. Prepare for Thanksgiving While Creating New Product “But I don’t have enough time with everything else going on!” you cry out. “There’s too much to do!” Well, you will […]

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Christmas: Seasonal POD – How To BUCK The Trends Using Different Styles.

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Is there ever a better time to be a POD shop owner than the Christmas season? Probably not, as the level of sales you can pull off at this time of year matches nothing else. And yes, you’re probably already prepared to handle the increase in sales and have everything that you know that moves at this time ready to go. But what about some non-traditional/alternate/ even outlandish designs to give you a certain edge over the competition? What kinds of styles can you dream up that might buck the stereotypical trends of POD apparel a bit? Today, let’s take a look at some of those kinds of things out there to help inspire you to think outside the colorfully-wrapped […]

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Rock’n’roll t-shirts on Amazon Merch on Demand: How big is the scene, is it worth your while?

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If you’re looking to scale your Amazon Merch on Demand side gig, the rock’n’roll t-shirt niche could be the right path to set foot on. But before you make this strategic decision, there are a lot of factors to consider. Is the market large enough to compete comfortably? Is it attractive to shoppers? And most importantly, is it profitable? We provide the answers in this article. How big is the rock’n’roll t-shirt niche on Amazon Merch on Demand? If you’ve read any of our previous posts, you may have noticed that we put great emphasis on niching down. Tapping into new markets is one of the best ways to diversify your portfolio and gain a competitive advantage over other sellers. […]

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What is the size of the different merch categories on Amazon and how it impacts sales

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Market size is one of the fundamental elements shaping a seller’s success on Amazon Merch on Demand. The platform enables creators to apply their art pieces to more than ten merch types. But which product category will result in the best performance in terms of sales? It all comes down to how big the market is in the first place. To save you headaches and hours of research, we’ve prepared a list of valuable information on the size of all available categories on Merch on Demand. A look into the size of Amazon Merch on Demand categories Before we share our findings with you, we must explain how best to approach this type of research. Three key components determine market […]

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How far will humor get you: exploring the ‘fun’ niche on Amazon Merch on Demand

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Amazon Merch on Demand is many things and offers sellers plenty of niches to choose from. But one area that’s underexplored is the humor or so called “fun” niche. Funny t-shirts and apparel are great conversation starters between friends and strangers alike. They’re also a great way of helping people express their personalities. But what does the humorous niche on Amazon Merch on Demand offer sellers that can make others laugh? Quite a lot, it seems. In order to take a closer look at this niche, we explored its overall size on Amazon, looked at some bestsellers and their profitability, and drew on some bestselling practices that you can emulate. How big is the fun niche on Amazon Merch on […]

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Merch for grandma and grandpa: what are seniors buying the most on Amazon Merch on Demand?

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Merchants who would like to target the senior citizens niche on Amazon Merch on Demand need to be aware of several key market factors and best-selling strategies. This will help you position your offering much better. Although there is potential for profitability, your entire listing should be optimized to its full potential if you want to gain more visibility and rank higher. But how can you achieve this? It’s simple. With Merch Informer’s “Products search” module. Using this functionality, we were able to determine the market size, expected levels of profitability, as well as best-selling practices. Wondering what they are? Take a look below. How big is the senior citizens niche on Amazon Merch on Demand? Keyword research is a […]

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What are the top-selling autumn niches to target on Amazon Merch on Demand in 2022?

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Are you looking for ways to make your sales on Amazon Merch on Demand reach new heights during the autumn of 2022? In that case, you’re in for a treat. We’d like to help you make your seller journey an exciting ride with fruitful results. How? By tipping you in on the most popular niches and product categories this autumn season. And to turn this into a profitable experience, we’ll also share a few combos that you can target to see your listings perform even better. Popular niches this autumn Choosing a niche is a critical step in your seller strategy. If you’re interested in making your print-on-demand merch attractive and profitable, it’s important to niche down and find a […]

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Dissecting audiences on Amazon Merch on Demand: Trends and top sellers in the Asian segment

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As of 2020, there were 18.43 million Asians living in the United States. Asian Americans account for around 5.7% of the total population. Made of people from a wide range of nationalities such as Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Indian and Vietnamese, the Asian audience can potentially become your golden goose. So, is the Asian market worth exploring on Amazon Merch on Demand and if so, what should you do to carve yourself a piece of it? We take a closer look. How does one uncover the ethnicity of the buyer audience on Amazon? A buyer audience on Amazon can be discovered by digging deep into a particular target group’s needs and wants, their cultural celebrations of popular holidays, as well as […]

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Make love, not war: How big are hippie-themed t-shirts on Amazon Merch on Demand?

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The 1960s and 1970s saw the emergence of the hippie era, with pacifist slogans, the onset of flower power, John Lennon, inspiring music, messaging, and beliefs. Yet, over half a century later, we still see a movement for global peace all around us. Whether a Quaker or a tree-hugging activist, is there scope on Amazon Merch on Demand to enter the hippie and peace-loving niche? This article explores the market size, best-selling listings, and profitability to help you make a more informed decision. Let’s delve into this topic in more depth below. How big is the hippie niche on Amazon Merch on Demand? Using Merch Informer’s “Products Search” module, we explored some of the top keywords in the hippie niche […]

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Preparing for 2022’s Halloween season on Amazon Merch on Demand: products, keywords, and more

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A quick search on Amazon.com reveals that there are over 200,000 Halloween-related listings on the marketplace. It goes without saying that this special holiday is a popular event among the North American audience and beyond. However, as a seller looking to cash in on the demand for Halloween-themed merch, there are a couple of essential things you need to know. To help prepare you for this massive event, we’ve prepared an in-depth analysis of some of the most important criteria that will help you optimize your listings and get in front of an audience faster and better. So, without further ado, let’s dive right in. What are the main Halloween-related niches this year? As a starting point, we headed over […]

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