If you think about it, you’ll realize that selling digital products is the most lucrative business idea for passive income.
The basic investment is way lower than the other conventional products, and buyers can instantly procure, download and print the digital files you have put for sale and that too, as many times as they want.
If you are a beginner and looking for a user-friendly platform to establish your business on then Etsy will be a great choice.
This is mainly because of two reasons: a) you can start selling virtually without any upfront cost, and b) you will be pitching for your products before a group of more than 38 million people.
To make your task a little easier, in the following segment, we will be jotting down a list of the best selling digital downloads on Etsy.
Let us begin with a recourse that is both practical and convenient and that is budget trackers and spreadsheets.
Owing to the present crisis, courtesy the global pandemic, companies, and employees are constantly on the lookout for simple, yet nifty spreadsheets that will help them integrate all the shreds of information in one place to evade confusion.
You will probably have to pay around $50 or $60 to a financial blogger who can create a formidable budget template for you. If required, you can create multiple sets of spreadsheets with slight modifications here and there so that they can be accessed by all three categories of users namely, apprentice, advanced, and professional.
Goal planners and weight loss charts are also a couple more best selling digital downloads on Etsy. People are searching for tools that can help them improve their lives.
Printable wall art
Accept it or not, aesthetic home décor comprising of ingenious elements are a rave at the moment. Therefore, selling printable wall art such as spiritual and motivational quotes, quirky illustrations, typography, wedding or birthday signs, kitchen/bathroom décor, and so many more would inevitably be a profitable business design.
People prefer digital wall art over the physical pieces because depending on the distinct requirements of size, they can be printed an endless number of times.
To fare better than your competitors, we would suggest you introduce a unique mark of your own on the prints even if the designs and patterns are outsourced because your customers should be able to spot your work in a humungous pool of alternatives and keep coming back to you for more.
Coloring book pages
Trust us when we say that fidgeting on coloring book pages is the most relaxing thing in the entire world and hence, one of the best digital products to sell on Etsy!
Parents are always searching for options that will keep their kids engaged, catalyze their cognitive development, and take the latter’s mind off the smartphone and the coloring book pages are the perfect substitute.
According to mental health experts, filling in colors in pre-delineated motifs and figures is a proven way of unwinding and relaxing. Thus, we can vouch for the fact that your digital coloring book pages will never run out of demand as they are disposable, and cannot be reused.
Website design templates
If you are tech-savvy and familiar with the rudiments of fabricating a website, then selling pre-made website templates that can be directly uploaded on WordPress or Squarespace website can turn out to be the game-changer.
More than anything else, focus on creating a target group of audience (bloggers, photographers, influencers, freelancers) so that you can furnish them with customized templates which undoubtedly, are the more sought-after variable.