The Entrepreneur Forum | Startups | Entrepreneurship | Starting a Business | Motivation | Success
  • Sell-Me Saturday is Now Live!

    Have something to sell? Want to promote your design service or a YouTube channel? SELL-ME SATURDAY is your opportunity to self-promote anything within the sphere of entrepreneurship on one thread... and at no cost. Go There
    Note: Indiscriminate SEO backlinking to questionable material is not allowed.

amazon

Remove ads while supporting the Unscripted philosophy...become an INSIDER.

  1. AgainstAllOdds

    HOT TOPIC Why Amazon Sucks: The Master Thread

    The purpose of this thread is to present real, concrete facts and numbers on why starting a business on Amazon might be the absolute dumbest, lowest ROI thing you could do. It's not based on anecdotes. It's not based on hypotheticals. It's based around numbers published by one of the most...
  2. MTF

    RANT Can You Escape the Giants in an Online Business?

    Virtually every online business model I analyzed recently relies to a large extent on one of the giants: Google, Amazon, Facebook, or Apple. It seems like with each year it's getting harder and harder not to base your online business on one of the big companies. Just to give a few examples...
  3. Jinnah1947

    FOR HIRE VA to help you in your business (6 months of Amazon Seller Central experience)!

    Do you get so bogged down in day to day running of your business that you don't have the time to work on your business?? Instead of creating more strategic partnerships or launching new products, you spend most of your time answering emails? Instead of setting goals and making plans for the...
  4. Cyberdeth

    EXECUTION I wrote and published an ebook - part 2

    After publishing my initial book on amazon, I got a ton of great feedback from the members here and one of the comments were that I should write what people want first. So my second project is starting out pretty good so far. My process so far is: Find out what the niche is that I want to...
  5. ecommercewolf

    Prep Center for Amazon FBA Needed

    So I've built up my Amazon FBA business to over 10k a month out of an apartment... However with Q4 coming up and also with my long term goals in mind, I would like to outsource the labeling, prepping, and packaging aspect of Amazon FBA with a prep center. This will free up a ton of time for me...
  6. J

    Mastering Amazon Listings

    After listing over 200 products in the past 2 years, I would like to sum up the core success factors: 1. Products Pictures which are outstanding within the keyword search: Outstanding means here especially compared to your listed competition 2. Having the right keywords: There are lots of...
  7. VentureVoyager

    In darkness. I lost my direction and clarity and I need your advice.

    Hi. I’ve been going through a very hard and dark period in my life. I am very confused, and I need some perspective. Here’s my intro thread: INTRO - Hello! from a location-independent self-publisher. My journey so far Since then, I was able to get to $11k in sales in the beginning of 2018 and...
  8. SeanLewis

    EXECUTION Launching a new product and brand on amazon

    Hey everyone, I've been around lurking the forum for the past 2 years now. Decided maybe i should actually sign up.. So let me give you a little backstory of where i am right now. I launched my first product on amazon UK on november 29th 2018 and on december 1st i got my first sale (yes, i...
  9. yomtov

    EXECUTION Brand Creation, my story

    Hi Fastlaners... I haven't been on the forum for a while. I spend all my time on the creation of my brand for the last 5 months...a crazy journey. First, I don't know if I can give his name, but I ve been helped by a member of this forum who coached me the first 3 months and he helped me so much...
  10. B

    Life changing income as an Amazon seller (while breaking their TOS)!

    Hello everyone, hope your summer has been full of blessings so far. I wanted to share an amazing fully online business model that has been life changing for me and some others. I pondered whether to share the details with others or not because of a somewhat irrational fear of over saturation as...
  11. D

    MARKETPLACE Nice opportunity for Amazon Account Owners

    I have been working as a go-to for seller account reinstatement for a while and have kept a sharp eye over simple but devastating mistakes that can ruin a seller account. I intend to stick to my plan of helping people out in this regard relieving them of handling the operations. This is a shout...
  12. Jinnah1947

    INTRO Lost Hope - But Found It Gain!

    Hey, everyone! I am from Pakistan. 2 years ago I graduated from college. I was damn sure I would get my dream job. A job that was my childhood dream. But I could not qualify for it even after all my hard work. At the same time, I went through such a bad situation in my personal life that it...
  13. reedracer

    Guy Jumps at Amazon's Delivery Business Offer - 8 Months in, 112 Employees and 50 Trucks

    Says Amazon helped him all the way... https://denver.cbslocal.com/2019/06/11/coloradans-amazon-delivery-service/
  14. 0dysseus

    Has anyone checked out the Amazon Marketplace Appstore?

    I don't have an Amazon seller account, and it seems that I can't browse the Marketplace Appstore without one. Had an idea of building something for Amazon sellers so I wanted to see what kinds of extensions and integrations are already there, especially around social media marketing. Can...
  15. Kingmaker

    $30,000,000 a year Amazon account. How do I grow it more?

    I recently got a job managing ecommerce for a company and feel a bit out of my depth. I also have a cart blanche in terms of what I can do, they specifically wanted to hire a person not to do a specific task but to "grow sales", as vague as that sounds it gives a lot of freedom to me. Current...
  16. B

    INTRO Hello! from the world's largest democracy

    Hi guys, I am still employed and very much in the slow lane. 2 years back I spent a year building an e-publishing business but went back to being employed. I regret that I did not capitalize on the start I had on fast lane. All is not lost though. I have now completed MJ's first book and 27%...
  17. Paul David

    Amazon v going alone with Shopify

    I'm currently about to launch a new physical products brand and i'm unsure about which route to go down to market them on. I have identified two main (successful) competitors for my products. One sells on Amazon and via their own shopify website for around $20.00. The other competitor sells...
  18. K

    CPC and Amazon Help

    Hey guys, I sell toys on FBA (manufactured in china), and now Amazon are saying they need a CPC (childs product certificate), I have got a lab tested our product which passes for the CPC, but amazon are annoying not accepting the certificate, I was wondering if anyone has had any success in...
  19. Readerly

    Can you solve this Amazon Seller mystery?

    I started an eCommerce business last year. Currently, my primary channel is Amazon. I have 3 products I'm selling through Amazon FBA. I plan to expand in the near future to Etsy, Ebay, and Shopify. My execution thread is here. I've run into a weird problem that I'm hoping one of the Amazon...
  20. J

    Roadmap for market testing small product-- online or brick & mortar?

    Hi Everyone! I read TMF almost a year ago and it kick started me into developing a small product for a mobile device (i.e. cell phone) stand and cord holder. My design philosophy was simple: 1) Research a similar, high volume selling product online and in box stores (Amazon, Home Depot...

Top Bottom