Find a Product to Sell Online: full guide to teach you HOW!

The only way e-commerce still works is if you find a product to sell online and if that product is the RIGHT product. Otherwise – let’s face it – Amazon can beat small business e-commerce stores with no problem.

how to find a product that is IN DEMAND and BRANDED WELL

In order to sell in 2022, your product needs to be extremely in demand AND also either:

  1. unique or
  2. branded well

In this article, I’ll be talking about how to find a product that is IN-DEMAND and BRANDED WELL. Products that are unique are also great but that gets into inventing a product, which is beyond the scope of 1 article.

First, you need to find a niche that you’re going to brand as your own…

Find a Niche Group of Products

You’re looking for a group of products that are in demand. What better way to do that than to look to the giants:

#1: Look through the best sellers on Amazon. If it’s not selling well on Amazon, it’s not selling well anywhere else.

use amazon best sellers to find a product to sell

#2: Go to Google Trends to make sure that the demand for your product is increasing

Go to

#1: Check the history of the Amazon sales ranking

#2: Make sure it is not seasonal

Go to

#1: Check whether there is 1$ Million Dollars worth of customers for your product

You can sign up for an advertising account with Facebook for free. Through this, you can find a number of people with interests related to your niche. Multiply the number of people by the average price of products in this niche. If you’re selling 25$ eyelashes, you’ll need a much higher number of interested people than if you’re selling a 150$ beard trimmer.

Ensure there is a lot of competition for your niche

Competition is a GOOD thing. It means that people are making money selling in that niche. You want to make sure there are people willing to pay for advertising related to that product, people, willing to promote that product, and that the prices are decent.

#1: Check Google Keyword Planner to see whether competition is high for related keywords

#2: Google keywords and check for ads on the top of the page and on the sides

Google keywords and check for ads on the top of the page and the sides

#3: Check Amazon best-seller lists to see if they are getting a lot of reviews

#4: Check Facebook to see how many people are looking in that area in the create an advert section

#5: For informational products, go to and make sure there are a lot of other products

#6: Google the niche and look for Shopify accounts.

Conduct research to monitor your competitors in your niche

  1. Create a new Gmail account
  2. Sign up for all your competitors’ newsletters

This will allow you to gain a ton of ideas in that niche when it comes to email marketing tactics, different sales, seasons, and promotions. It will also allow you to gain better insights and be able to see opportunities that you might not have thought of or see some trends that are going on. Overall, you’ll be able to create more sales by looking at what your competitors are doing and then trying it out for yourself.

Find Ideas for Products to Sell in that Niche

1st step: Research a bunch of common problems (at least 10) for that niche and find solutions for those problems with products

2nd step: Go to and search for your niche

3rd step: Go to and search “pissed off + niche” or “problem + niche” or “angry + niche”

4th step: Go to and look in your niche

5th step: Think of products you could sell to solve these problems or how you could modify existing products to better solve these problems.

Associated Content Related to your Niche Product

  1. Write blog posts or get your outsourcer to write blog posts about these problems and their solutions
  2. Find a bunch of affiliates you can promote in addition to your own product
  3. Go to and just search affiliates for your niche
Google affiliates for your niche

Check the Criteria for your Physical Product

Once you have a specific product in mind, check the criteria:

  1. Top 5000 sellers on Amazon (scroll down the product page until you hit product info)
  2. A lot of product reviews on Amazon but less than 1000
  3. Double-check the product is NOT seasonal
  4. Go to -> advanced -> sold listings and ensure it’s not there
  5. Verify that the product is legit by reading reviews and doing some research so that you don’t lose your credibility by promoting bad stuff

Ensure that the product is not going to be too expensive to ship and store

  1. Ensure the product is lightweight (maximum 1-2 pounds)
  2. Ensure the product is small
  3. Estimate the shipping costs for your product by going online and using a postal service or through Amazon Fulfillment

Price your product

#1: Ensure it is between 20-200$

#2: Do some research on amazon for similar products and price them within the same range

#3: Go to -> advanced -> sold listings to get ideas on how to price

#4: Do some research on google for similar products and price them within the same range

LAST STEP: Search for e-commerce manufacturers online like Alibaba and find yourself a manufacturer for your product and voila! You’re done. Check our full guide here!

Find a Product to Sell Online - E-commerce 101 and how to find the right product to sell online in 2022

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  • Something that is generic but you can stamp it with your own brand
  • Something that has emotional meaning to it and that will have emotional meaning to the buyer
  • Stuff relating to hobbies


  • Cell phone & accessories
  • No moving parts
  • Baby stuff
  • Stuff that touches your body (medical stuff)
  • Ingestible stuff

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