When you are starting up your own online store, you obviously want to do some research on what kind of store you want to build. There are various options out there, so what categories will you choose, and will the categories that you choose be profitable and bring in sales?


With the emergence of numerous e-commerce and classified ads sites anything and everything can be sold online. However, over the last three years there has been consistent categories that still remain in the top 10 list of products that consumers regularly purchase.


The expectations for this year is that platforms such as social media and online mobile to play even bigger roles in consumers’ shopping experiences. When a customer has decided to purchase an item she or he sees on the retailer’s post, they can easily just tap on the Like-to-Buy link found on either Instagram profile or Pinterest Profile. By clicking on the link,  it will take the consumer to its product page, where they can find more details and proceed to pay and checkout.


The online e-commerce will have increased competition in 2016, but also there will be additional interest and purchasing power from prospective buyers.


Here is a list of the Top Selling Categories for 2016 According to

Top Ten Categories

10 Music
9 Consumer Electronics
8 Health and Beauty
7 Videos DVD’s
6 Toys / Video Games
5 Apparel
4 Computer Software
3 Computer Hardware
2 Books
1 Women’s Apparel

Number 1     =  Women’s Apparel

Top Selling Categories
The top selling categories in 2015 in which people will buy through the internet
Categories 2015
Written by: zhundeals
Date Published: 03/12/2015
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