There’s no denying the fact that these times are all about online selling and affiliate marketing. Consequently, giants in online selling like Amazon and AliBaba are becoming bigger than ever, while offering ample opportunities of reaping profits for their affiliates. Right now is the best time to foray into Amazon FBA, affiliate marketing or dropshipping, for there are a plethora of products, the sale of which could put you in a very profitable place.
But you can’t just jump in there. You need to have your lifebuoy on. And, that lifebuoy is the knowledge of what sells and what not. This will tell you where the products stands, and if you have to just invest in the product or also boost your social media efforts. So, here is a list of top 10 items to sell on Amazon in 2016.
1. LED Armband Safety Light for Runners Walkers Cycling
Yes, you read that right, these small LED armbands are one among the Amazon bestsellers. People are buying these like hot cakes. Not only professional cyclists and runners but also amateurs and people who like walking are finding it handy these days. As far as the USA is concerned, the fitness industry has grown immensely, and will keep growing by the looks of it. So there is all probability that you could get rich selling these bands and the like.
Accessories like LED lights for cyclists, runners and even the one who find walking a regular feature in their lives, are quirky enough to attract its targeted audience. They are definitely a choice for fitness pros. And those who are not pros end up buying it because all the pros are buying it. As for you, if you are looking for building growth for your startup, this is a good commodity to venture into.
Now look at the interesting part. While Amazon is offering these products in the range of $9 to $17, other sites like AliBaba, for example are successfully selling these for prices as low as $1 to $4. So, if you wish to make a decent profit, it could prove to be a rather ingenious idea to procure these wholesale from other website and then sell on Amazon.
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2. USB Desktop Aquarium
If you though that it was only you had been interested in buying these cute little aquariums, then you were only underestimating their popularity.
These are usually a good bargain for the buyers. With the free USB cable, inclusive alarm clock, and usually pebbles and plants, people find these to be quite a package for the price these are being sold at. Not only is it a handy showpiece cum utility for the home but also for restaurants and offices. People, who may not be able to spend lavishly on a real aquarium, indeed find USB desktop aquariums a fancy but affordable choice.
The reviews of this product on Amazon are already ample and great. However, since the price index of this commodity on Amazon is also higher than other sites (a minimum of $34), you will always have a better deal buying it from others and selling it on Amazon. AliBaba, at the moment is offering such a desktop aquarium in a much lower range, i.e., around $10 to $22. So, you know what o do.
One of those things that you must stop doing to succeed as an entrepreneur is to proceed without comparing. There are so many sources buying from which you can increase your profit margins.
3. LED Bluetooth Speakers
A lot of features that a speaker doesn’t possess are captured in an aesthetically pleasing LED Bluetooth speaker that you can see here.
This speaker and the likes of it are definitely the Amazon top sellers this year. With absolutely wonderful ratings and reviews on Amazon, these are also selling like hot cakes among people who are interested in speakers that do much more than their preliminary function.
Youngsters, especially, are a good clientele for this product. Most of the best quality product in this category offer features like table lamp, night light, hands-free microphone and speakerphone, etc. These also support TF card and are compatible with all smartphones.
But the best thing about this product is that it doesn’t restrict its use indoors. This is why people who are more outdoorsy, especially trekkers and hikers, are the perfect clientele for it.
Amazon offers it in a range of $19 to $35. Right now 3 competitive Amazon sellers have captured most of the market. Make your pick among the sources that can provide it to you for a lesser price and you can either venture into Amazon FBA, affiliate marketing or even dropshipping.
4. Phone Finder / Key Finder
The thing has over 500 reviews on Amazon. Looks like people have been relying increasingly lesser on their memory, and so they’re finding these trackers and apps increasingly handy.
The fact that it can track almost anything is reason enough for its popularity. It can find your phone by making it ring it is silent. It can look for your keys, your wallet, your camera, your bag, your luggage, your pet – almost anything that it is attached to. You just need to tag the thing as lost on the app, and the Bluetooth key finder will aid you in finding it on its last GPS location. You shall also be notified when the thing is found.
In short, it is a phone finder-cum-GPS locator-cum-pet separation alarm-cum-Bluetooth key finder. Thumbs up! There’s no chance that the demand for this may ever go down.
The interesting thing is that the price difference between what the other sites offer and what Amazon offers is HUGE!!! In the former case you can find these key finders for around $3 to $6. It’s about time you went for it if you may.
5. Bluetooth LED Shoes for Men and Women
Dandy as it may sound, the youngsters are loving it. The age group including teenagers and young adults seem to have totally fallen for it.
These light-up shoes are as comfortable as they look. This is why the popularity has been on a soar. Plus they are easy to operate, offer a number of light modes which you can change, or they would also change automatically after fixed intervals. Charging is not a worry; any phone charger works for them.
They are easy in the foot as well as on the pocket. The party goers and the style gurus are going for it right now. If you are interested in selling these in 2016, note that Amazon is offering it for $30 to $36. AliBaba could give it to you for as low as $23.30. It’s not a bad idea of you wish to sell these.
6. Potable Mixing Bottle / Blender
It is an absolute utility for sports and fitness enthusiasts. It can be used to stir juices, milk, coffee, cocktails, hot chocolate, and much more in a jiffy. It is a push button mechanism, a self rotation bottle/cup that makes blending and stirring super easy. It may be one of those things that people might like to buy as a health hack that doesn’t burn a hole in the pocket.
It is ideal for traveling, and for people who mainly stay outdoors. It is selling very well with a couple of competitors that are minting money right now. However, the fact that the listing isn’t as well optimized yet as it should be, a little more work on it can get you a piece of the pie as well.
Since it is also another product that caters to the fitness industry, it is expected to sell at present and in the coming future as well.
Amazon is pricing it and the likes of it at around $18.99. You could find similar products for much cheaper on other sites (as cheap as $1 to $4), and profits will be on their way.
7. Secret Wireless Earpiece
Well, it is amazing how many people wish to be acting detectives but, yes this thing is selling very very very well. There are a decent number of reviews for this product.
Well, do not consider it as a spy bug; it may have too many loopholes to be that. But, if considered a gadget for personal use at home and meetings, it is worth it.
The case which this is, you will have to work well on the right listings and social media marketing too. Making it even more popular increases your prospects of selling more.
Well, the margin of price difference between Amazon and AliBaba is yet again very wide here – $8.57 and $ 1 respectively. So, you have all the chances of making good business on Amazon.
8. Play Doh
Kiddies’ parents are considering it a pretty nice play thing for them. These come in a variety of colors, fragrances and styles, accompanied or unaccompanied by shaping and rolling tools. Most of them are absolutely safe and non-toxic, at-least those which come with that label.
The competition is pretty much for each brand has more creative things to offer. Amazon starts around $7 and offers products of this sort up to approx $24.
AliBaba starts with $0.5 and has maximum products in ranging to $4. Not a bad deal if you wish to sell to sell this type of clay dough on Amazon.
If you are pondering over taking your first step to turning your passion into profession, i.e., becoming an entrepreneur, Amazon can open amazing avenues for you. Just take a peep into these products, look into some guidance on content marketing to optimize the listings, and get your efforts together for making money with these top 10 items to sell on Amazon in 2016.