Selling on Amazon is the all the rage right now.
It is a great opportunity, especially for parents, to make extra money on a part-time basis. Over the past two years, I have been averaging over $2,000/month with my Amazon business working less than 12 hours a week.
When I got started, it took a lot of trial and error and research. I created this guide so you have a place for virtually everything you need to get started.
This is the ultimate Amazon FBA guide PERIOD.
You will learn how to sell on Amazon, what to sell on Amazon, and different strategies used from successful sellers.
The Ultimate Amazon FBA Guide
This post is designed similar to a book. Each chapter focuses on a specific subject and within each chapter are the best articles (hand picked by yours truly) to help you get started with your Amazon business. Just click the chapter to jump to that section.
Chapter 1– What is Amazon FBA and Why Consider Starting
Chapter 2– How to Get Started Selling on Amazon
Chapter 3– What to Sell On Amazon
Chapter 4– How to Send Your Items to Amazon
Chapter 5– The Best Amazon FBA Resources Period
Chapter 6– Case Studies
Everywhere I turn it seems like people are talking about Amazon FBA.
As with anything, we are skeptical. Here are some questions I’m sure you are asking yourself:
What is this Amazon FBA?
Does anyone really make money?
Is it really for me?
I’ll be the first to tell you that Amazon is work! You won’t find me sitting on a beach, drinking an adult beverage with my laptop.
There is a learning curve and you will have to put in the work. If you can do that, then you will make money.
Here are some of the best articles I found on describing Amazon FBA.
What is Amazon FBA? | Smart FBA Income
Buying Stuff and Selling it on Amazon (For 6-Figures a Year!) with Jessica and Cliff Larrew | Smart Passive Income
6 Amazon FBA Sellers Share How they got Their Start | Side Hustle Nation
The biggest obstacle with anything is getting started. We typically find excuses that prevent us from moving forward.
This chapter was designed to help you get over the fear of starting and give you so much information you have no more questions.
If you are new to Amazon FBA this is the best starting point for you.
Get Started Selling on Amazon FBA Now! | Howazon.com
What Do I Need to Get Started with FBA? | Online Selling Experiment
How to Get Started Doing FBA Part-Time | Scan on the Side
10 Important Tips for New Amazon FBA Sellers | Escaping Dodge
Starting an Amazon FBA Business | Sutton Parks
After taking the plunge, many people get caught up with deciding what to sell.
The good news is there are literally millions of things to sell. The bad news is there are literally millions of things to sell.
Most sellers pick one of three strategies:
1) Retail/Online Arbitrage
3) Private Label
This chapter covers these three strategies and how you can find items to sell.
5 Experts Share Retail Arbitrage Tips for Amazon FBA | Online Fanatic
Amazon FBA: Finding Products to Sell | Single Moms Income
Grocery – Yum! FBA Sellers Eat it Up | Online Sales Step by Step
How to Get Approval in the Restricted Categories on Amazon for FBA Sellers | The Selling Family
Setting up your account and finding products is just the first step in the process. If it were that easy then everyone would be doing it successfully.
The next step is sending your products to Amazon – my least favorite step, but most important.
In this chapter, I have found the best resources to walk you through this challenging step.
Guide to Creating Your First Amazon FBA Shipment | Online Selling Experiment
Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Your First FBA Shipment | Skip McGrath
Amazon Split Shipment and What you Can do About Them | Full-Time FBA
Simply stated, these are the best resources PERIOD.
60+ Free Resources for Amazon & Ebay Sellers | Jordan Malik
Freebies | Thrifting for Profit
Amazon FBA Resources | Second Half Dreams
TAS 071: The Top Tools and Resources for Amazon FBA Sellers | The Amazing Seller
Selling on Amazon FBA – Online Resources that Will Help | Seek Buy Sell
Twenty Amazon Selling Tips | Skip McGrath
One thing that motivates me is seeing other people being successful. It gives me hope that I can do it too.
Below are a few of my favorite case studies of people having success selling on Amazon.
My Amazon FBA Journey | Passion into Paycheck
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