The Internet offers self-published artists considerable opportunities for marketing and selling their digital goods online. We highlight the features, pricing and process for five affordable digital goods selling services.
For artists on a budget, the good news is that you don’t need a fat wallet to Set up and sell your digital goods online. Many services are free to use until you make a sale, at which time you pay a commission fee for the delivery service. Other services charge a modest monthly fee, with no additional transaction fees.
If you already have your own Web site or blog, there are a number of services that you can use to sell from your own Web space. If you don’t have a Web site of your own —and you should —you can still take advantage of online shops and affiliate referral programs offered by digital goods e-commerce providers to boost traffic and sales of your own work.
E-Commerce Tools: Five Ways to Sell Digital Goods Online
By Vangie Beal, January 7, 2009