How to Start a Drop Ship Online Business

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One of the best ways to start an online business is to adopt a drop ship model. This means that you don’t carry any inventory when you make a sale. You list an item for sale on your website and when a customer makes a purchase, you order it from your supplier and have them ship it directly to the customer as if it was coming from you. The beauty of this model is that you don’t carry any of the inventory risk.

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14 Key Questions to Ask Before Using a Drop-Ship Supplier

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If done right, drop-shipping can be a good way to expand your product offerings with very little risk. Before you begin, make sure to ask the right questions and do your due diligence before you begin doing business with a potential drop-ship supplier. You need to make sure that this new supplier is equipped to realistically offer you what you need to grow your business.

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How To Use Amazon Sales Rank To Find Good Products To Sell

Online retailers are always looking for ways to increase sales using whatever tools or strategies available. It’s important to identify new products that can sell well and deliver healthy profits. The problem is that finding these top-selling products can be difficult, especially in very competitive categories. One strategy is to look at a metric Amazon.com […]

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The Importance of Real-Time Relevance in Your Marketing Message

I was searching the web and I came across a video advertisement from Webtrends. I found the video to be informative and I appreciated their thesis about the importance of delivering relevant, real-time messages across all platforms where customer interactions take place. To be successful, a brand needs to deliver the right message, to the right […]

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This Ad Is Following Me…Re-Targeting: How Does It Work?

Re-Targeting: How Does It Work? Did you ever have an eerie feeling that an ad was following you across the sites you were visiting on the web? Well, it probably wasn’t your imagination. You were being “followed” by that ad thanks to a marketing technique called “Re-targeting.” If performed ethically and correctly, re-targeting can be a great and effective […]

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