Get started with print-on-demand
Create and sell products without having to worry about inventory or shipping
4 steps to getting started
Chris Vaccarino | founder of Fanjoy
If you’re planning to start a print on demand business, begin by choosing a niche and the products you want to sell. Then get your designs and website ready. After that, look for a print on demand service and add the products to your store. Once you start marketing your website, you’ll begin to receive orders, and your print provider will take care of the fulfilment.
How much you make with your print-on-demand business depends on the target market, their needs, product demand, and seasonality. When determining how much you can earn, you’ll have to consider the sale price, fees for your print provider, and volume of orders.
There are a number of products you can sell with print on demand. Some of the popular print on demand products include \ t-shirts, caps, mugs, wall prints and posters, drawstring and cloth bags, hoodies, towels, phone covers, notebooks, cushion covers, sweatshirts, and leggings.
Your print on demand product prices will depend largely on how well you market your brand. When pricing your products, look at what the market is charging as a baseline. You can charge higher prices for print on demand products with customizations. Otherwise, you can price the products similarly to your competitors as a safer bet if you want to cover a larger target market and make a profit.