Holiday Top 10 List: The Kids Toys your Readers are Buying

This is the fourth in a series of weekly blog posts centered around the holiday products your readers are buying, based on actual VigLink sales data.

November and December are the biggest online shopping months of the year – and Cyber Monday is less than 1 week away!

To help you get the most out of the holiday shopping season, we’re sharing a top “ten” list that features the kids toys your readers’ are most interested in buying (based on actual VigLink sales data). The goal of each list is to help you understand what your readers are buying this holiday season, so you can create content and links around each item.

How to Use the List

Here’s how to use each list to increase your site’s revenue:

  • Create a blog entry, forum thread or webpage that features the list, a short explanation of each item, and a link where readers can find out more and purchase the item.


  • If you don’t think the entire list would be relevant to your particular set of readers, select the most relevant items from the list to post in a blog entry or forum thread. Provide a short explanation for each one and a link where readers can purchase it.

Note: copy and paste each link exactly as it appears below into your site. Modified links may not receive credit for clicks or purchases.

Without further ado…

Hottest Kids’ Toys for 2011 Holiday Season!


  1. Barbie Dolls & Accessories
    This classic from Mattel is still tops: Live the fab life with Barbie Dolls & Accessories!
  2. Hot Wheels
    Hot Wheels are still incredibly popular, and are a must have gift for the little auto enthusiast on your list this holiday season.
  3. Transformers Action Figures
    The popular movie comes alive with all the Transformers action figures.
  4. Star Wars Lego Sets
    Star Wars Lego Sets are galactic fun for kids of all ages this holiday.
  5. Disney Pixar CARS 2 Shu Todoroki #22
    Cars 2: With authentic styling and details, this popular character is die cast, and perfect for recreating all the great scenes from the movie.
  6. Disney Pixar CARS 2 Miguel Camino #23
    Another one of your favorite characters from the Disney Pixar film, CARS 2, in 155th scale.
  7. Harry Potter Lego Sets
    Bring Harry Potter play alive with these popular Lego sets.
  8. Air Hogs Real Lightning McQueen
    Get the real deal with the real Lightning McQueen. Watch his eyes and mouth come to life with amazing impulse projection technology.
  9. Air Hogs R/C Hawk Eye Blue Sky
    Get in the pilot’s seat of the air hogs camera plane for an adrenaline pumping ride full of high-action video.
  10. Disney Pixar CARS 2 Lewis Hamilton
    Special Cars 2 character featuring Formula One Driver Lewis Hamilton, with actual rubber tires.



By identifying commercial products mentioned within a publisher’s content, VigLink automatically invigorates those terms by transforming them into revenue generating hyperlinks whose destinations are determined in real-time, advertiser-bid auctions.