It would not be an understatement to say that TemplateMonster has been a household name in the web design industry for the past 15 years. With over 60,000 templates under our belt, we continue to create ready-made designs for all types of online projects. Whether it’s a personal blog or a business portal, you will find the best website templates including best WordPress themes and extensions here.
However, web design is not the only thing we care about! We also aim to educate the web audience and certify our partners. This is why we are happy to announce another milestone in our history – TemplateMonster has officially become a digital marketplace.
A digital marketplace is a great starting point for beginner web designers. With an audience of more than 6 million, it provides you with an opportunity to earn your first $1,000. As for more experienced web gurus, they can earn $10,000 and gain recognition among their audience at the same time.
Talented vendors from all over the world are welcome to join the TemplateMonster digital marketplace! Don’t miss out on an opportunity to earn 70% commission from every sale of your digital products!
Why Should You Join the Digital Marketplace?
To begin with, both experienced and beginner web designers will benefit from selling website templates on the digital market. The TemplateMonster marketplace has an ambition to become one of the biggest platforms uniting web design professionals under its wing. This is an online market where your digital products can acquire better recognition and customer reach.
Vendors who join the TemplateMonster marketplace receive the following benefits:
- one account to sell both exclusive and non-exclusive digital products (in comparison, ThemeForest has a restriction for vendors to sell either exclusive or non-exclusive digital products);
- 12 hours to get the digital products approved, while more complex digital products are checked within 1-3 days (in comparison, ThemeForest may take 2 weeks or more to review the products that you submit);
- unlimited number of items per author can be uploaded or sent for review at one time (for instance, standard accounts on ThemeForest have a restriction of uploading 1 product to 1 category in one go);
- “Quick Start” option allows vendors to earn up to 70% commission for exclusive digital products faster than on ThemeForest;
- the ticket system allows vendors to receive quick responses from the Review Team reps;
- 1 digital product from 1 vendor profile can be assigned to several categories;
- Net 15 day payments.
How To Become a Vendor in the Digital Marketplace?
Joining the TemplateMonster online marketplace is quite simple! All it takes is 4 steps to start selling digital goods on the market:
- Apply by filling out and signing an author application. Specify the types of digital products you would like to submit for selling on the market.
- Contact the personal manager assigned to you to take care of the organizational issues. The personal manager will clarify all details about the submitted goods. Even more, you can discuss the ways in which you may want to cash in your earnings.
- Wait until your personal product page is designed. Once we complete it, you will receive notification via email.
- Start making money. Once all is set, you will receive earnings from your items sold on the digital market on a monthly basis.
How to Make Money in the Digital Marketplace?
The quality of digital products you sell on the market directly influences your earnings. The better quality products are priced higher and tend to get top client rankings. TemplateMonster marketplace provides each client with an opportunity to express their opinion about the web theme they purchased by leaving a comment on the product page.
Also, there is a rating system applied to every item, so your income greatly depends on how good the customer feedback is.
There are other things you need to know! TemplateMonster offers its clients seasonal promo campaigns, providing them with discounts for buying premium website templates. Vendors can decide if they want to apply discounts to their digital items or if they wish to sell them at the regular price. Promote your website templates!
In addition, make sure that you reach the maximum potential audience involved in order to generate higher profits. It is TemplateMonster’s policy to promote new vendors and goods through their own channels. However, as a vendor, you can also promote your products through your website, blog, social media, affiliate program, etc.
Being a vendor makes you responsible for the profits that you will generate.
Exclusive or Non-exclusive Digital Products
There are two types of products accepted by the TemplateMonster marketplace – exclusive and non-exclusive website templates. Exclusive digital products means you can sell them at TemplateMonster.com only, which will result in your earning up to 70% commission from each sale.
If the products are non-exclusive you can also sell them on other sites, but in this case the maximum commission from each sale will be 40%. Vendors can decide if they want their items to be exclusive or non-exclusive.
Vendors can submit the following types of digital products to the digital marketplace:
- WooCommerce Templates
- PowerPoint Templates
- Keynote Templates
- Shopify Templates
- Drupal Templates
- Logotype Templates
- Corporate Identity Templates
- Adobe Muse Templates
- Magento Templates
- Joomla Templates
- VirtueMart Templates
- OpenCart Templates
- WordPress Templates
- PrestaShop Templates
- HTML5 Templates
After that, once you submit a digital product to the marketplace, our team of professional marketers, designers, and coders will accurately check it. The submitted template needs to comply with the requirements set out in the vendor agreement. In this case, the lowest and the highest cost of the product is suggested to the vendor.
Important to mention, the cost of the template directly depends on its quality and the availability of customer support. You can change the final cost of the digital product within a 15% price range.
As mentioned before, there is a personal advisor whom you can ask for help, ensuring that you will receive qualified assistance whenever you need it.
Join the TemplateMonster digital marketplace if you are seeking ways to increase your earnings! Become a vendor, submit your digital products and generate high revenues faster than ever!
In the event you would like to learn more about the digital marketplace and find out how to increase your earnings, download our free ebook right now!
It highlights the main aspects of working in the marketplace and provides step by step instructions on how to become a vendor and proceed with selling your digital products.