Every day entrepreneurs across the world run into the same problem: they know that they want to start their own business, but they don’t know what to sell.
They’re well aware that choosing products is an important process, so they’re constantly looking for “the next big thing” – a product that will set them apart from their competition.
If it does, we’ve got something to tell you: you don’t need to sell trending products to find success in ecommerce.
And that’s exactly why we’ve created this article – we’ve seen many entrepreneurs over the years focus their energy into finding trending products, but they aren’t your only answer.
Today we’ll explain why going with products that are steady sellers can pay off in the long-term, why it can be difficult to market trending products, and why it can be tough to build a sustainable brand by focusing all your efforts into selling trending products.
Ready? Let’s jump into it.
Finding Trending Products
Before we really dive into the pros and cons of selling trending products, it’s important that we underline how you can distinguish between a product that is trending, and a product that is a “steady seller.”
There are a few different resources which you can use to find trending products, but we recommend using two main ones: Oberlo and Google Trends.
Both of them are totally free and are fairly straightforward to use.