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Old 21st March 2015, 04:45 PM   #1
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I will try and make this short and simple as my english isn't the best. I have an idea to sell armbands, they will come in two different colours. I am very certain people will buy them, because Ive already sold a few.

Any idea how to make them a trend amongs people, and how to make as much profit as profit as possible in the short amount of time that they will be trendy?

I was thinking a facebook page and a one product website. But what else? Any advice on how to pull this off would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 22nd March 2015, 10:55 AM   #2
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I will try and make this short and simple as my english isn't the best. I have an idea to sell armbands, they will come in two different colours. I am very certain people will buy them, because Ive already sold a few.

Any idea how to make them a trend amongs people, and how to make as much profit as profit as possible in the short amount of time that they will be trendy?

I was thinking a facebook page and a one product website. But what else? Any advice on how to pull this off would be greatly appreciated.
Yes, a Facebook page is good for the viral aspect of it. Have you though about trying to get then into some local retail stores (larger national stores may be harder to get into)? You could offer them a small portion of the profits and ask them if they would display them at the checkout counter. You could also try going to community events and set up a booth/stand. I hope this helps, good luck.

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Old 13th April 2015, 12:08 AM   #3
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sounds like something that would be perfect for etsy. good luck!

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Old 13th April 2015, 09:35 AM   #4
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You should contact a celebrity (of course not a Hollywood star but someone like fashion youtube blogger) and present your armband to him\her.
It would be the best advertising ever if she\he wears it.

Make a photoshoot with models wearing your armbands,post it online and make people repost it as much as possible.

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The first thing that comes to mind is, trends are not PUSHED onto the marketplace, they are pulled into it. I would focus on getting it accepted by some large demographic (such as college students) and let them do the marketing for you. Maybe identify them with some recent news event so they want to buy one to identify themselves with a cause.

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Old 28th April 2015, 05:49 AM   #6
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As you already have exact idea about the product you want to sell online. The next step will be the things or the tools needed to sell items. To start online business you need few basic things such as website, marketing strategies and lot more. To sell things online, here what you need:
1. Website store
2. Social Media presence
3. Blogging
4. Let affiliates sell you products

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The primary thing that reaches psyche is, patterns are not PUSHED onto the commercial center, they are maneuvered into it. I would concentrate on getting it acknowledged by some extensive demographic, (for example, school understudies) and let them do the promoting for you. Possibly recognize them with some late news occasion so they need to purchase one to distinguish themselves with a reason.

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Old 15th June 2015, 04:16 AM   #8
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Are armbands similar to wristbands? How about exploiting current trends and making armbands suited for that. For instance, when the Ice bucket challenge, people were starting to learn about this medical condition called ALS. So at that point, you could sell bands with messages like 'Support for ALS' - you can be more genuine by contributing a portion of your earnings to an ALS charity.

Similarly, find a trend that is running now, and sell bands that stick to the trend. And if it is a 'I support' sort of thingy, be sure to share a percent to charity. It's good karma in the larger scheme of things as well as helps marketing your business as well.

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Etsy.com can be good for you to start with selling. If you have sold a few of them it doesn't mean anything. Start a little bit serious with Etsy and then see how things are developing. However, I don't think that armbands are something that people will buy online because it's expected to find them in some local stores.

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