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  1. D

    How to sell things to soldiers in the America or other countries.

    Hello, I'm a young man who wants to take the fastlane in Korea. I have several businesses. One of the businesses is selling supplies for soldiers. As you know, South Korean men have military duty. Among them, the most popular item is shoe deodorizer for soldiers. I want to sell this product...
  2. S

    What is the best subscription or something else to learn and build new ideas

    I, by the way my name's Jean-Baptiste. I don't know if I should keep my amazon's subscriptions like "Amazon Kindle" or "Audible". Well, I can keep buying those subscription but for the price of 240$ per year to have 120 books per year I don't really choose (inconvenient of Amazon Kindle). But I...
  3. Chibbs

    Invented Product: Testing Market w/ Amazon Product Listing and Facebook Ads

    Hey all, I recently started a new ecommerce business venture. When I moved to a new house and installed by weight room in the basement. I realized the I-joist ceiling was the perfect place to hang pullup bars & monkey bars. I came up with a design that allowed me to create a pull up bar...
  4. ProcessPro

    Any ideas on how to market to Amazon sellers?

    I offer services that can benefit the aforementioned target market, but I'm not sure what's the best point of contact. I'm thinking of going on the seller page then 'Ask a Question'. What do you think? Any help or ideas are appreciated.
  5. F

    Selling on Amazon vs Website

    I wanna start selling my own product soon (still have to look for one btw xD), however, I'm unsure whether I should start with my own website or with FBA. Going for the website would basically be the concept MJ and Tim Ferriss (4-Hour Work Week) recommend, even though I don't quite know their...
  6. T

    Bookstore Inventory

    At risk of sounding like an idiot, I have a question for anyone familiar with selling books. How do book sellers source their inventory? Sites like Thriftbooks, sellers on Amazon, sellers on Ebay... So many businesses sell used books. Where do they come from and how do they get them? Is...
  7. RazorCut

    Reducing your Amazon Exposure - Getting MORE sales and Making MORE money. Would you be daft not to?

    OK this is graph of third party Walmart sellers on the Walmart.com platform (which operates just like Amazon) You can see how Walmart have been gearing up to take on the might of Amazon and do their utmost to steal sales away. To do that they need as many third party sellers as possible...
  8. StoveOngle

    INTRO I'm here because my girlfriends mum said I couldn't do it.

    Let me introduce myself first of all. I’m Stove, I’m from Scotland (UK), I’m 29. I’m a hobbyist filmmaker/ photographer and I currently work in digital marketing for a campervan manufacture company. I own my own successful small local business too, which recently got all but destroyed thanks...
  9. Vigilante

    Amazon Launches A Feature I Have Been Asking For 6 Years

    What are Virtual Bundles? Virtual bundles are a new type of ASIN that let you sell FBA products from your brand in complementary groups and give you the option of offering discounts on the new ASIN. It takes just a few minutes to create a bundle. You don’t have to change anything about your...
  10. Young Money

    I violated CENTS and my business failed..

    My first product failed and I lost a lot of money on it. Now I’m looking back at what went wrong to make sure I don’t make the same mistakes for the new business I’m starting. Well, all I really had to do was a CENTS analysis and it became clear very fast! First Business (Amazon FBA Product)...
  11. MTF

    MARKETPLACE Grow Your Business With a Book (An Unorthodox Marketing Strategy That Built One of the Largest Real Estate Companies in the World)

    Are you looking for a new, lesser-known but potentially very lucrative source of leads to your business? Would you like to build authority in your niche, develop new relationships, get press mentions, paid speaking gigs, or consulting contracts? Do you want to have a high-value gift for your...
  12. Salama2017

    OFF-TOPIC Price Gouger Is Left with Thousands of Products!

    He has 17,700 Bottles of Hand Sanitizer and Nowhere to Sell Them This is what happens when you jump into one product and use one channel to resell. He will probably end up donating everything.
  13. biophase

    I turned off all my Amazon PPC and sales dropped...

    but not by alot! I just found this too interesting not to post. The numbers have been altered (because I didn't want to give away my revenue) but the percentages are accurate. Here are the results from Feb 1-13 and Feb 14-26 Feb 1-13 Sales $100k. Sales from PPC $35000, cost $6700. ACOS 19%...
  14. Tim001

    Amazon - Any Tips for rebooting a listing that has been "sold out" for some time?

    Hi Everyone, I have an Amazon listing that had steady sales and high conversion rates, when launching I only spent $30 on advertising. I capture & analyze keywords that generated sales then used those to update my listings. We ran out of inventory (separate story) and were sold out for about...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...

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