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How exactly do i start with dropshipping? I heard about it from a friend who referred me to Ankaka's dropshipping program on spy gears. And if i do start with this type of business, is the payout worth it? I would really like to hear your opinions/advice on this. Thanks!
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  • Profile picture of the author JPC11
    This can sway in two very different directions. It can be a substantial savings or a huge loss. It has been a while since I used it my self. But at my old job we used two drop ship locations for certain items. You really need to sit down and do the math. We had items that were heavy, and had a shelf life on them. So being able to get a few high selling items to different parts of the country allowed us to sell them, ship them ground and still get them to everywhere in the continental US within 2 business days. This was great for us. Shipping was expensive and a deterrent for customers. They would always look to buy local.To combat this we would discount the shipping and eat that loss ourselves. Now we saved money on shipping ourselves (which covered the cost of the drop shipper) customers got their products quicker and paid less for shipping. Units sold increased and we gained a stronger market share in areas we were weak. Like I said do the math and look else where. Different drop shippers charge differently. Per unit, weight, space taken are all things that can cost you money. You need to find the right balance of items and location to really make it worth your wild.
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  • Profile picture of the author jjsookram
    Originally Posted by TheRedGuy View Post

    How exactly do i start with dropshipping? I heard about it from a friend who referred me to Ankaka's dropshipping program on spy gears. And if i do start with this type of business, is the payout worth it? I would really like to hear your opinions/advice on this. Thanks!
    Everyone will have a different experience when it comes to drop shipping. I think the best way to really get started is to do your research. Find a supplier willing to drop ship and begin searching for your niche. This is where most people will fail and lose money, don’t choose items to sell based on your interest. You may be better off by finding a product that will not be affected by brand loyalty.

    For example, people generally don’t care what brand phone charger they buy. All it needs to do is work and their needs are satisfied. Use this method of thinking to find your niche. Once you are confident you have a product that will sell and has a good profit margin, you can begin small by putting them up for sale on eBay and Amazon. If you are successful in your efforts, things will snowball and you will be able to create your own website.
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  • Profile picture of the author Al amin
    Its's hot now. But there is a learning curve and its like all business hard to get started but once you there you are in.. You can try amazon eBay arbitrage
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  • Profile picture of the author JDNinjaMarketing
    If you're new to dropshipping, I would start off with Amazon to EBay dropshipping like Al Amin suggested. The cost of entry is minimal and you get make some nice coin if you keep at it
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  • Profile picture of the author perez82
    Here's a list of USA dropshippers you can buy for 99 cents on ebay - well worth it IMO Drop SHIP Wholesale List for eBay Amazon or Ecommerce Businesses | eBay
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  • Profile picture of the author johnbrent606
    Regardless of where you plan to offer items online (eBay, Amazon or even open your own online store) in the event that you are beginning a business offering items from home then you likely would prefer not to convey much, assuming any, stock. The vast majority who are beginning their first online business by means of barters or online stores don't have a ton of cash to purchase a group of items or the space to distribution center and store the items they need to offer on the web. This is the place working with a genuine Dropshipper will spare you a huge amount of cash.
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  • Profile picture of the author GeorgeyBoy
    Originally Posted by TheRedGuy View Post

    How exactly do i start with dropshipping? I heard about it from a friend who referred me to Ankaka's dropshipping program on spy gears. And if i do start with this type of business, is the payout worth it? I would really like to hear your opinions/advice on this. Thanks!
    I started out learning from a highly marketed company, but soon realised there must have been a better way, so I reached out to some of the highly successful drop shippers, and one guy taught me the way it should be done.

    I sell on ebay and dropship from a single source - Amazon, its really all I need and it means everything is so simple and streamlined.

    Im currently doing in excess of 100 sales per day, its crazy,

    In answer to your questions, I believe the best way to start out is to sell on Ebay, drop shipping from Amazon, that way theres 0 upfront costs, and therefore 0 risk involved.
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    • Profile picture of the author edaesq
      Originally Posted by GeorgeyBoy View Post

      I started out learning from a highly marketed company, but soon realised there must have been a better way, so I reached out to some of the highly successful drop shippers, and one guy taught me the way it should be done.

      I sell on ebay and dropship from a single source - Amazon, its really all I need and it means everything is so simple and streamlined.

      Im currently doing in excess of 100 sales per day, its crazy,

      In answer to your questions, I believe the best way to start out is to sell on Ebay, drop shipping from Amazon, that way theres 0 upfront costs, and therefore 0 risk involved.
      Hello Georgey:

      I have found you offer many valuable comments in the eCommerce portion of this forum.
      1. I wanted to thank you for same.
      2. I notice that you offer a course and would like to know if it is up to date and goes into the details of the subjects you discuss on the forum.

      You are invited to answer here or, if more appropriate, send PM.

      Best regards...

      Eric
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  • Profile picture of the author dave_hermansen
    If you want to learn the essentials to setting up a dropshipping website, our basic course is now free. We have literally set up 100s of successful eCommerce dropshipping websites and currently have 60 active dropshipping websites.

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  • Profile picture of the author MajorNet
    Dropshipping can be a challenge without the right tools and training. However, once you learn the ropes nothing can stop you from being successful with it.

    I like to use ebay to Amazon arbitrage. Although I am not limited to Amazon as a source. I also use other reputable stores as well. If you know how to do it right, it can work.
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  • Profile picture of the author GeorgeyBoy
    Drop shipping can be a really sketchy area and most people think badly of it because margins can be tight.

    However, if you know what your doing and have a solid strategy which proves itself, then theres nothing stopping you.

    Ive been doing e-commerce on Ebay for a good while now, and I've learnt a great deal.

    Im now doing 100's of orders every day and everything under control.

    Do feel free to message me if you'd like any more info on this
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