Product Sourcing: China: Dropshipping for Profits

Importing From China for Larger Profits Importing from China and the Far East is of course not a new business idea. In fact, fortunes have been made trading with China for centuries, dating back to the ancient Silk Road and medieval spice trade. In the past twenty years, China has emerged as the world’s dominant manufacturing base for an ever-increasing …

Resizing an image for your eBay listing using different programs

Since eBay now has a rule about the minimum size of images you can upload to the eBay Gallery, many people, including myself, have encounted the same problem, where the image our suppliers provide aren’t big enough for eBay’s standards.The first solution is always to communicate with your supplier and ask for larger images. The best option is to have …

Using the Power Sellers Center Message System

To use the Message System, look on the right hand side of the course, 2 boxes below the eBay Official Time Clock. There you will find the message system. Click the link to launch.. Then after you click in will launch the Message System, IF YOU HAVE A MESSAGE THEN THE CONTACTS LISTED WILL HAVE A NUMBER IN PARENTHESIS SHOWING …

Shipping Items on eBay – Pack it up!

Congratulations! Your item sold and you need to ship it. Not a terribly exciting or difficult task. But, if you do the job half way and skip on cushioning your item, incorrectly label, use the wrong container, you could risk damaging the contents during shipping or worse, sending it to the wrong buyer. Either way, your packing and shipping practices …

Using Variations for eBay Power Sellers Listings

Listing your items Let’s begin! Start by entering keywords to describe your item and clicking “Search”. For this eBook, we’ll use “Levi 501 Jeans” for our example. Note: Place your mouse cursor over images with a blue border to view full image size. Select the category or categories for your new listing.   If variations are supported for those categories, …

Snap! Creating Power Selling Pictures for eBay

The use of pictures in your listings greatly increases the odds of actually selling your items and increases the average price you will receive. That in itself is more than enough reason to learn to use images on eBay! Simply stated, eBay buyers want to see what they are going to buy, including the good and the bad. Using photos …