Amazon is one of the hottest places for people who want to buy and sell literally everything. You can purchase anything that you would like on the site, from tapioca pearls to hovercrafts, but the top sellers know the right trends and what they need to be marketing. So, what did the top 10 sellers on Amazon sell in 2015? And, what are they selling in 2016? By knowing these trends, you’ll be able to figure out what will sell best in your Amazon business!
Cards Against Humanity & Cards Against Humanity Expansions
This wildly popular game, that can only be purchased from the creators or Amazon, has made huge waves. The popularity of the game in 2015 led to the popularity of expansion packs for this over the top board game. Expansion packs are a necessity for anyone who has played the game.
What’s more awesome than being able to catch all of your extreme sports on camera? Being able to take selfies and print them off right away. Flashback to Polaroid days with instant digital film. This one even beat the GoPro out during Christmas.
Everyone still loves 2015’s hot item, FireTV, but they love Echo more. Echo is like having voice control (think: your favorite lady to talk to with the press of a center home button) right at your fingertips. You don’t even need to have your phone to use Echo.
Call of Duty/Fire Emblem Fates
Gamers are taking it to the cartoon level in 2016. While Call of Duty promotes violence with “real life” pictures, Fire Emblem Fates does the same thing with cartoons. This game takes more reasoning and thinking skills than some of the other hot games.
While it’s still super important to take supplements, fitness buffs are praising waist trainers. They are a great option for anyone who has ever dreamed of having that perfect tiny waist. There are many options and more will become available as 2016 goes on.
John Green Books/New Harry Potter Books
In 2015, it was all about crying over terminally ill teenagers, but 2016 is the year that we’re all going to be throwing back to Hogwarts. It only feels like forever since we’ve had a new Harry Potter read to dig into, but this one is going to be a big change from what HP fans are used to.
The 2015 year was all about a lovely device that rocked your baby to sleep for you. The upcoming year is all about having a brewing machine for your baby. The Baby Brezza essentially acts like your favorite coffee machine and helps you brew up the perfect bottle at the perfect temperature with the touch of a button.
Pop Albums/David Bowie
Everyone still loves pop, but the David Bowie albums are making a major comeback. With the recent death of this icon, people are hoping to get in on the music action. Reliving the memories of David Bowie’s best days is what everyone is doing in 2016.
Amazon shoppers still love their eBooks, but something that hadn’t been seen before- adult coloring books- are a big hit this year. Make sure that you check out some options like Mandalas, wildlife creatures, and maybe even a few risqué coloring books. These have been and will continue to be the best items on Amazon.
Long Boards/Hover Boards
Forget it, man. That’s what Amazon sellers are saying to the SoCal inspired long boards that held steady on the scene for more than a few months. The hippy long boards are being replaced with new age technologically advanced hover boards. From dude to Jetson’s in one easy year!
As the biggest marketplace for buyers who want everything, Amazon has got it all. What are some of the things that you have seen on your personalized Amazon home page? That’ll give you an idea of some of their best sellers that’ll work for you and your Amazon business.
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