Minnie – thanks for writing. No doubt the days of just sending anything into Amazon and immediately reaping big windfalls of cash over. Now we all have to treat selling on Amazon as a ‘real business’ with the same inherent risks as any online business, BUT (unlike most other online businesses) the rewards can be high. Selling on Amazon still has far more positives than negatives, regardless of the type of sourcing done (Retail arbitrage, online arbitrage, wholesale, private label, liquidation, etc.)
Steve and his wife were unhappy with their 9-5 jobs and with the discovery of an impending child they made an unconventional move. His wife quit her job, and they started a successful online store: Bumblebee Linens. Like most businesses it started slowly, but their gamble paid off and they were able to fully replace his wife’s $100K salary. Steve now runs a website and this podcast to help others who would like to follow in his family’s footsteps.
That conversation helped “free” me from the idea of trying to game the system, and from there, my business started growing by leaps and bounds. Instead of looking for quick fixes, like we are so trained to do in this crazy “internet business” world, I set out to build a real business following the Amazing Selling Machine system.
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@Raam Dust – You’re right. Amazon do have rules in place because they don’t want solicitation from outside sources to ruin the buyers experience or abuse the system. If they receive too many complaints, they will shut you down.
Jim Cockrum is the most respected online and doesn’t push stuff just to make a quick buck like most others do. He actually wants to give his readers VALUE, as well. If all the other IM marketers truly wanted to help their readers in this area, they would be affiliates for Jim Cockrum. But money seems to play a huge part in what is promoted.
Amazon provides you the opportunity to build a brand by tapping into their traffic/sales and logistic infrastructure. Spend a lot of time researching and thinking about the right product opportunity that YOU PERSONALLY can capitalize on it and take full advantage of it while you can.
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And it was all over a technicality not a violation (not submitting a data feed for product import because I had decided to just enter the products manually as over 90% of them were existing ASINs). Amazon’s support is horrible. They do have phone support, mostly incompetent. I still sell on Amazon but it is not, and has never been, my only online sales channel.
This is my biggest problem with Amazon. I listed 4 items that I simply could not find on amazon searching the image, title, and UPC code. As far as I know I was the only one with these items. But sure enough, not long after there were several people jumping on my listing dropping the price to making pennies. I wanted to reach through my computer and strangle them.
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I feel it important to note that even as we edged toward $300/day, almost all of that got reinvested into inventory when we started. When you’re growing fast (and this stuff really does pick up FAST), you have to be diligent to keep up with demand, especially if you only order 100 units to start, like we did.
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I have some stuff that I would share here and there with people, but I have a handful of tips/tricks that I would never give away for any amount of money. Even if I collected a large sum of money upfront, it wouldn’t be worth it if the tactics became more common knowledge.
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4) It seems like they are going for the money grab, because before I took the course I believe I heard them mention that it would be updated as things change, but what i didn’t realize is that it would be updated through a newsletter that they would be charging on a monthly basis ($97 per month). Now you DON’T have to buy this, but if you want the current information that isn’t in the course, then you will have to. Also, they came out with a Facebook course to teach more people how to market on Facebook. So they are using paid mediums (newsletters and more courses) in order to update the course. I guess i shouldn’t be upset about it, as I don’t have anything against these guys trying to make a buck, but SHEESH!! You just took $3500 from me, and now you are trying to get even more? And all this within 5 months of me buying the course?? At least give me a little of that extra content for free for a full year before you start hitting me up for more money!
I am just starting out with the FBA program with inventory that I “invented” for lack of a better word and now have manufactured in China and am excited about being part of their Q4 hurricane of sales.
CleanTAS 270 : Best Practices for Selling and Buying Amazon Businesses So many people are having such great success selling private label products on the Amazon platform through FBA that it’s not too far of a stretch to think that some of them may be interested in selling their business. 10/19/2016 Free View in iTunes
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I will just be starting on the program, so I will post results within few months. Super excited about this opportunity. I like WA a lot and already have some good progress with it, but ASM is another opportunity that allows you to have your own products and be a direct seller.
The best part is that everything is very straight forward and best of all unlike with any other traditional or online business – Amazon already has huge traffic which you can totally take advantage of. The money you spend on this product is an investment and it has a lot to offer. You will return this investment within 6-12 months. Just make sure to follow training very closely and dedicate some time to it.
The $3.500 is way too low for what they are giving you for your money. If you ever had a real business you would have known this is really low-cost what you are paying but not low-cost what you are getting.
Guys seriously, I know alot of people using ASM and they are taking home money to the bank and the funny thing is that they are all doing supplements and source easily from the USA. so while others spend months dealing with china and products, these guys get their pills within a few weeks get them up and focus on marketing. It is the secret that nobody is telling you.
My teacher was Srini Ramineni and he did an awesome job. I found him to be a very knowledgeable instructor who knows his subject matter. He was very clear and thorough in every topic and I have gained a lot of knowledge from watching and listening to his lectures. As a visual learner myself, I have benefitted greatly from his labs demonstrations and the diagrams that he draws to elaborate on the key points that should not be missed by any http://futuresciencetoday.com/news/amazing-selling-machine-course-evergreen-launch-2018-start-an-ecommerce-business/0045744/ DBA. Without doubt, he knows how to break down even the most seemingly complex topic and he teach it in a way anyone can understand. As a student who took the recorded version of the training, I never felt alone or forgotten. Whenever I needed help, my instructor was available without fail and in a timely fashion. He made my learning experience to be fun and indeed, I enjoyed every step of the way.
It includes 17 lessons going into the basics of becoming a successful Amazon seller. This module shows you the knowledge you need about Amazon market, payment accounts, 7 elements of a hot product, Amazon’s profitable categories.
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I guess that most of them send us the same email scam: “Very good friend of mine who is great guy makes $1,00000000000 a month on Amazon, eBay, online etc. I personally use his system and never looked back bla,bla,bla….”