How to Create and Sell Magic Products Just Like the Pros!
As a professional magician there are several ways to make money; Street performances, private events, parties, etc. One of my main sources of income as a professional magician however is creating magic and selling it to other magicians! You may be wondering how can it really be that easy to do? I mean… Don’t you have to “know the right people” and what not to get into this business? Though it is true that if you want to get sponsored by a big name magic distribution company you will need to go through certain channels, it is still possible to publish and sell material on many of these big name magic websites and even get your products distributed to magic shops and clubs all over the world! But before we talk about that, lets talk a
Before we talk about how to start distributing your product, we need to talk about how to create one. There are typically two primary types of magic products on the market; Physical Products and Downloadable Content. Physical Products usually consist of DVDs, books, accessories, and gimmicks. Downloadable Content consists of any type of written or video instruction that people can download onto their computers. When it comes to creating magic, whether it be Physical Products or Downloadable Content, we need to check on a few things.
-Originality and Credits
-Equipment and Tools
-Performance and Instruction
Please stay tuned for more information on how to publish books, DVDs, and other content. For now we will move on to publishing content!
Let’s say you have already created your idea and you are ready to start selling it to the masses! This will take a bit of communicating between different magic companies as well as submitting your ideas for review. If the magic company in question likes your idea, they will more than likely be happy to carry your product.
There you have it! I hope that this video has inspired you to go out and start selling your creations! Please be sure to stay tuned for more detailed videos on specifics of creating magic content coming soon! If you have any questions or know of any other easy ways to sell and market your products, please feel free to do so in the comment section below!