Master List of Print-on-Demand Companies

On November 1, 2012 by StudioMetzger

This list is for anyone who wants to make money online by starting your own home business where you sell your photography, fine art, illustrations, vector art, or even just witty sayings on t-shirts, mugs, greeting cards, canvas prints and other products via print-on-demand (POD) companies and for those that already do and want to expand to other PODs. Here are all the PODs that I am aware of. There are also a few t-shirt fundraiser sites, book and e-book PODs, as well as, some more advanced options for experienced t-shirt designers or entrepreneurs. I will add to the list as I become aware of other choices and delete broken links when I find them. I make no guarantees about any POD service. I advise you to always read the terms of use or rules before opening shops or uploading designs to any POD website. Read and participate in the forums when available. Last updated: April 26, 2016

If you know of any others, please Contact Us to let us know.

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500px 500px
This website is a community of photographers. You can sell your high resolution and high quality photography on this site to earn a profit.
500px Tour

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Merch by Amazon (Merch by) Amazon
At this time, Merch by Amazon is available by invitation only. Once approved you can upload 25 designs. Once you sell 25 then you go to the next tier of 100. Best part is that your products show up in Amazon search results like any other product. There are no fees.
Request Invitation
Resources
Art of Where Art of Where
“Art of Where has simplified our commission system. All artists now receive 25% commission on all product sales from an Art of Where store. You post your artwork, we produce & ship your products and pay you 25% commission per sale, one of the highest commissions offered currently on artwork printed products online.”
Selling on Art of Where
Commission Information

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Blurb Blurb
“Blurb makes it easy for you to create any kind of book or magazine—in both print and digital formats—for yourself, to share, or to sell. Sell print books, magazines, and ebooks directly to your audience. Sell your book through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and more than 39,000 retailers. Sell your ebook on Apple’s iBooks Store.”
Create
Sell and Distribute
Booster Booster
“Booster empowers you to rally support for your cause, loved one, group or project by selling custom t-shirts online. Set a price and end date, then when your campaign closes we’ll fill the orders and send along the funds raised.”
Get Started: booster.com/how-it-works

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CafePress CafePress
Apparel, t-shirts, home decor and more. Largest Marketplace and usually most potential to earn money. You can use their Design & List tool to sell designs without a shop or you can open a Premium Shop with No Upfront Fees.
Get Started: members.cafepress.com/join.aspx
More Info: cafepress.com/cp/shopkeepers/index.aspx?page=make-money
Card Gnome Card Gnome
“Receive 5% of the price of a card – 10¢ minimum. Never pay any fees, setup is fast and free. Cash out after $10 is accumulated. Printed on recycled paper. You keep the copyright to your work. Doesn’t require exclusivity on your designs”
Get Started: cardgnome.com/shops/submit_art
More Info: cardgnome.com/shops/faq
ComBoutique ComBoutique
“Allows anybody to create their online shops FOR FREE and to sell their own products (t-shirt, bag, cap and more …) Powerfull tools will help you create the best products and our marketplace will manage for you the billing and customer support. Promotional tools will help you make a big success out of your shops!”
Get Started: comboutique.com/shop/creercompte.php
More Info: comboutique.com/shop/sell-t-shirt.html
CreateSpace CreateSpace
Owned by Amazon. Books are printed to meet demand. Some of the highest royalties in the industry. Choose from four ISBN options, including a free CreateSpace-assigned ISBN, when you set up your book. Sell book on Amazon.com
Get Started: createspace.com/Signup.jsp
More Info: createspace.com/Products/Book
CreateSpace CustomizedGirl
“The best selection of trendy styles. Huge royalty rates. You can earn up to 30% per sale. Royalty rates range from 10 to 30%. Quality. Every design is customizable in our easy-to-use design center.”
Launch your own storefront
Storefront FAQs

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DecalGirl DecalGirl
Create skins. “We pay a 10% royalty rate on all sales – from our largest distribution channels to sales on our site. Our royalties are paid on-time, every month… we provide our partners access to a suite of proprietary online tools to manage their artwork, integrate their social media efforts and run on-demand sales reports.”
Get Started: decalgirl.com/workwithus/artist.htm
DENY Designs DENY Designs
“When accepted into the DENY Artist Gallery, your artwork will be showcased on the selection of products offered by DENY Designs. You upload your art and then we do the rest! We print, package and ship the product to the customer and make sure to promote, you, the artist, along the way. DENY Artists earn a profit from each sale featuring your artwork.”
Get Started: denydesigns.com/pages/wanna-be-the-next-deny-designs-artist
Designs by Humans Designs by Humans
You have to apply for a store which takes 24 hours to approve. Once you are approved you can begin selling your designs on products right away. They set the royalty you make and each product has a set royalty rather than a percentage.
Become a DBH Artist
DBH FAQ
deviantART deviantART
“As a FREE member you can: Browse over 265 million unique pieces of art; Exhibit, promote and share your art with fellow artists and art enthusiasts; Sell Prints and digital downloads of your work; Actively participate in the largest art community in the world (over 28 million members)”
Get Started: deviantart.com/join


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eStoreMonster eStoreMonster
Free online store. “We print, ship and deliver to your customers using USPS and Canada Post. Royalties are paid monthly by cheque or PayPal. We “Top-up” your earnings by 50%… If you earn $100, we “Top Up” your earnings by $50 and pay you $150.”
Get Started: estoremonster.com/Register.aspx
More Info: estoremonster.com/Sell-Your-Designs

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Fine Art America Fine Art America
Artists and photographers can upload their images, set their prices, and instantly sell prints to a global audience of art collectors. FAA fulfills each order – taking care of the printing, framing, matting, packaging, shipping, collecting payments from the buyers, and sending profits to the artists.
Get Started: fineartamerica.com/sell-art-online.html
More Info: fineartamerica.com/printondemand.html

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The Game Crafter Game Crafter, The
Make your own board games, decks of cards, etc. and publish them to sell and make money. “You can start selling your game with only the push of a button. There are no up-front fees, no contractual obligations, no distributors.”
Get Started: thegamecrafter.com/account
More Info: community.thegamecrafter.com/publish
Got Artwork Got Artwork
Sell prints or originals. You get paid via PayPal for prints purchased. You make arrangements with buyer when selling originals. You set your markup for prints and set your own price for originals.
Get Started: gotartwork.com/Account/RegisterChooseType.aspx
More Info: gotartwork.com/Sell.aspx
Greeting Card Universe Greeting Card Universe
Greeting cards. Free store. Cards printed & shipped or printed at select Target stores. You keep rights to designs. Approval process very slow.
Get Started: greetingcarduniverse.com/community/reg.asp
More Info: greetingcarduniverse.com/community/art_welcome.asp

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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Imagekind Imagekind
Set mark up for your art, retain copyright of all images, museum quality printing and framing, Uploads are easy using onsite uploader, bulk uploader*, FTP or Flickr import, Earn up to an additional 15% commission on frames, mats and glazing.
Get Started: imagekind.com/register.aspx
More Info: imagekind.com/sell/art-photography.aspx
INKtastic INKtastic
Your store is hosted on your own domain. It’s very quick and easy to add designs to your own shop, but you have to have your own domain that you can alter the CNAME records or A records. They have really cute products that customers can customize.
Get Started: secure.inktastic.com/admin/register.php
More Info: secure.inktastic.com/admin/faq.php
Instacanvas Instacanvas
“Start by selecting your favorite Instagram photos to make available for purchase. You earn 20% on all sales (~50% of the profit). We handle printing, transaction, and customer support costs…all the tricky stuff.”
Get Started: instacanv.as/p/sell

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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Lollypins Lollypins
Must have PhotoShop to use this POD. “Earn 15% on each button sold bearing your design. Spend your earnings back in the store at double its value… We handle all… shipping, production, advertising and support. Reach an international audience via your very own storefront. It’s absolutely free… Retain copyright of all your designs.”
Get Started: lollypins.com/join
LTLprints LTLprints
“Earn 15% on each button sold bearing your design. Spend your earnings back in the store at double its value… We handle all… shipping, production, advertising and support. Reach an international audience via your very own storefront. It’s absolutely free… Retain copyright of all your designs.”
Get Started: ltlprints.com/main/sell
LuLu LuLu
Sell print books and eBooks on the iBookstore, Amazon, NOOK, and more. Control your copyright and set your own price.
Get Started: lulu.com/account/sign-in#login
More Info: lulu.com/publish/

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MySoti MySoti
“MySoti is a place where designers can upload original artwork and turn it into awesome, real-life products for sale that we print and ship out to customers worldwide” Has clothing, artwork & interiors.
Get Started: mysoti.com/register
More Info: mysoti.com/view/who_we_are

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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Photo4me Photo4me
You retain copyright and set your profit margin. This company outsources the printing. If you have not uploaded a file large enough for printing once sold you will be asked to provide a larger file. They pay via PayPal.
Get Started: photo4me.com/sellPhotosOnline.asp
More Info: photo4me.com/contract.asp
Pikistore Pikistore
Store creation site that lets you create your own independent site, not just a site that is part of a larger portal with no real control. Has an online t-shirt designer you can add to your store so your customers can create their own t-shirts.
Get Started: pikistore8.secure-decoration.com/home/affiliate
More Info: pikistore.com/page/features
Ponoko Ponoko
3D printing. Sell real products, product plans, and digital goods with zero upfront costs. All customer payments made to you direct. They can ship to your customer or to you.
Get Started: ponoko.com/account/signup
More Info: ponoko.com/make-and-sell/how-to-sell
Print All Over Me Print All Over Me
“Print All Over Me is an online platform for real-world collaboration and creation. We provide the tools that allow anyone to create, share, own, and produce their designs by uploading artwork that can be applied to seasonal collections of clothing and objects.”
Get Started: http://printallover.me/account/register
More Info: printallover.me/pages/terms-and-conditions
Printfection Printfection
They focus on using t-shirts as campaigns like giveaways or marketing for your company, but they also have an online store where you can sell your t-shirts to the general public. It is free to open your shops and you branding your shop is very easy there. The system to add products is very easy.
Get Started: printfection.com/#signup
More Info: printfection.com/features
Printful Printful
This company offers no marketplace and no shops. You have a choice of manually sending them your orders for them to print or you can use their API or hire a programmer to set up an integrated shop using the API so that they receive the orders automatically. They have good options for branding.
Get Started: auth.theprintful.com/register
More Info: theprintful.com/faq
PrintMojo PrintMojo
You have to pre-purchase “stock” your inventory, but they keep the inventory on hand until someone orders it. So, it works like other PODs in that they host your store, handle payment, printing, shipping, etc. But, instead of printing as someone orders, they print ahead of time the amount you want to stock.
Get Started: printmojo.com/pm/Register.php
More Info: printmojo.com/pm/Tour.php
PropellShops PropellShops
Upload your artwork, choose which items to sell, and set pricing based on the profit you want. They host your shop, manufacture the products, ship them to your customers, and pay you your share of every sale.
Get Started: propellshops.com/static/signup.php
More Info: propellshops.com/static/tour.php

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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RedBubble RedBubble
Free shop to showcase your art. Journal where you can blog about your art. They take care of all the payments, production, packaging and shipping. You set your own margins.
Get Started: redbubble.com/signup
More Info: redbubble.com/about/what

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Shapeways Shapeways
3DPrinting. They offer some free tools that make it easier. If you use their ImagePopper you just have to upload a BW JPG image and then your product is made. You can make anything from jewelry to statues to product prototypes.
Get Started: shapeways.com/register
More Info: shapeways.com/create
ShirtBot! ShirtBot!
This is not a cheap option. But, for a monthly fee and a design upload fee you get “Professionally screen printed shirts. No digital printing. No minimum quantity. Drop-shipped to your customer. For around $10 per shirt.” Also, they do not offer a marketplace or even a shop. You need your own website to sell them on.
Get Started: shirtbot.co/pricing
More Info: shirtbot.co/tour
ShirtCity ShirtCity
“Upload your design for the ShirtcityClub. After an internal quality check your design is displayed and you earn $5 from every product we sell with your design. To get on ShirtcityClub your design has to meet two conditions: 1. It has to be a vector graphic. 2. It must be good quality.”
Get Started: shirtcityclub.com/US_us/offer_tshirt_designs
More Info: shirtcityclub.com/US_us/faq
ShirtMagic ShirtMagic
“Open a shop and put your designed products on sale at ShirtMagic. You can also put them on sale on your website, webpage, blog or community site. You get commission off of any product that you sell!”
Get Started: shirtmagic.com/Users/register.php
Skreened Skreened
“Get multiple free shops to sell your apparel designs. Make money selling your designs. We handle the dirty work. Curate & promote other Skreened designs to earn additional commissions. Build your brand or organization by offering our on-demand apparel”
Get Started: skreened.com/signup
More Info: skreened.com/content/about-sell-on-skreened
SmashWords SmashWords
Publish and sell ebooks. “Fast, free and easy to publish an ebook! Distribution to Apple iBookstore, Barnes & Noble, Sony and more. FREE ISBNs. Simple, step-by-step instructions that make it easy for anyone to create, publish and distribute an ebook.”
Get Started: smashwords.com/signup
More Info: smashwords.com/about/how_to_publish_on_smashwords
Society6 Society6
“Selling your artwork as a product on Society6 is as simple as making a Post – except you make money from it… it immediately available for sale as a variety of products. When you sell a product, we’ll produce it, package it and ship it for you, so that you can focus on making more art! Check out our Stretched Canvas Video to see how we do it.”
Get Started: society6.com/register
More Info: society6.com/help/selling
SpoonFlower SpoonFlower
Create and sell your own fabric. In order to sell the fabric you have to buy a swatch to proof it first. “No minimum fabric order or set-up fee required. Choose from a selection of high-quality natural fiber fabrics including organic cotton and silk.”
Get Started: spoonflower.com/get_started
More Info: help.spoonflower.com/customer/portal/topics/448956-creating/articles
SpreadShirt SpreadShirt
Sell just your designs or create a shop. You can earn money in your shop from other people’s designs. There is a Premium account that allows you 5 shops, one of which can have a custom design tool for customers to use.
Get Started: spreadshirt.com/start-selling-shirts-C3598
More Info: spreadshirt.com/spreaducation-C3553

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Tfund Tfund Powered by CafePress
You upload your t-shirt design and run a fundraiser. Unlimited profits. 100% free to run. They make the t-shirts, process payment, and ship for you. You have to get enough t-shirt orders to cover the cost before they will fulfill the order.
Get Started: http://www.tfund.com/how-it-works
More Info: http://www.tfund.com/faq
Thankster Thankster
Design and sell cards that customers can customize with their own message that looks like it was handwritten. When your card design is sold Thankster will give you a portion of the of the sale.
Get Started: https://www.thankster.com/contents/view/submit_yours
More Info: /Card_Designer_FAQ
TShirtShack TShirtShack
Minimum commission of 10% based on your sales. You can open a “shack” or put a t-shirt designer on your own website. “T-Shirts, Polo Shirts, Sweatshirts, Jerseys, Hats…”
Get Started: http://www.tshirtshack.com/Users/login.php

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The Untapped Source Untapped Source, The
“Basic membership is free. Custom framing service. Stretched canvas. Retail price is set by You, the Artist (above base printing price). Secure file storage provides a file backup service for your artwork.”
Get Started: theuntappedsource.com/join.php
More Info: theuntappedsource.com/membership-information.php

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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Wordans Wordans
Canadian company. Many people, including myself, have had issues getting paid. In my case, I was owed $130 CAD and the payment was declined by their bank. I pulled my designs from this site. So, sell through this POD at your own risk.
Open Shop/Become Designer
Wordans FAQ

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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No PODs start with this letter that I am aware of. If you know of one, please Contact Us to let us know.

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Zazzle Zazzle
“Set your own royalty rate on every product. Hundreds of retail-quality products to design. Reach more than 25 million monthly shoppers. Open a store for free. Tons of tutorials and guides.”
Get Started: zazzle.com/lgn/registration
More Info: zazzle.com/sell
Zippi Zippi
UK company that pays it’s artists 20% royalty. “Artists are important to us. You retain complete control over your art. You decide exactly which products your work appears on, and how it will look. No gimmicks. No surprises. No hidden costs. That’s the Zippi promise.”
Join Zippi
Artist Upload Guidelines

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If you know of any others, please Contact Us to let us know.

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