Build an online Dropshipping business
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4.4 (12 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
97 students enrolled
Created by Mentor Palokaj
Last updated 4/2015
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Build a dropshipping/ecommerce platform
  • Find a supplier for products
  • Pick the right product for your needs
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Requirements
  • I advise doing the exercises while (not after) taking the course
Description

Have a look at the free preview! It shows you what to expect.

The goal of this course is to teach you the skills to start a dropshipping business. You will learn:

  • How to pick the right product
  • How to pick the right supplier
  • How to build an online store

This course was designed to be friendly to all levels of skill. You don't need to be a programmer to learn to build an online store.


Who is the target audience?
  • People wanting a location independent business
  • People willing to invest time
  • People who take this seriously
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 24 Lectures Collapse All 24 Lectures 02:40:44
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What we will do and how
2 Lectures 15:53

We'll cover what to expect, and how to get the most out of this course.

Preview 09:51

We will be building on existing tools. 'Standing on the shoulders of giants' in the words of Einstein.

Preview 06:02
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Getting the raw materials together
4 Lectures 28:46

If you haven't chosen a product yet, this is the point where you are going to.

Choosing a product
16:58

This module is quite important, as it will shape your brand image in the mind of the consumer.

Choosing a domain name
05:04

Your supplier is as important as your product, a good supplier will make your life a lot easier.

Choosing a supplier
04:40

Your store has to run on physical infrastructure, this is called hosting. We'll find the right hosting for your goals.

Getting webhosting
02:04
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Setting up your platform
5 Lectures 38:13

Installing WordPress use to involve manually creating databased and uploading files. It can also be done in under a minute.

Installing WordPress the easy way
04:16

When interacting with customers or suppliers you don't want to use an @hotmail or @gmail. You want your own domain.

Setting up email
05:28

We can turn WordPress into a powerful ecommerce platform with a number of plugins.

Installing essential plugins for eCommerce
09:34

Once WooCommerce is configured we can get started with the selling process.

Configuring WooCommerce
15:07

One of the most important things is setting up backups, as it will cover worst-case scenarios.

Configuring automatic backups
03:48
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Adding content
3 Lectures 12:49

Pages are used for static content on your website.

Creating static content pages
03:37

Posts are used for dynamic/update content.

Creating posts/updates
01:48

Search Engine Optimization isn't free, but it works.

How to apply SEO to your content
07:24
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Styling your website
3 Lectures 18:07

By buying a design you save yourself many hours of messing around.

Buying a design rather than doing it yourself
08:46

Installign a template is a simple process, both for free and paid templates.

Install your design template
05:15

Every theme has a different set of options built into it.

Explore the functionality of your design template
04:06
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Adding products to your store
2 Lectures 19:50

If you have only a handful of products you can manually input them into your store.

Manually inputting products
11:36

If you want a massive product catalog, you want to use mass import techniques as opposed to manual labor.

Mass importing products
08:14
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Structuring your store
2 Lectures 08:18

To make the structure of your store understandable for your customer, menu's are essential.

Edit navigation (menus)
04:18

Widgets are dynamic blocks of functionality that come back in set positions on the website.

Edit widgets in sidebars and other areas
04:00
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Optimization of your store
1 Lecture 07:22

Speed matters. Both to your customer and to search engines.

Speed optimization using W3
07:22
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After your store is done
2 Lectures 11:26

Marketing your store is important. We'll discuss some basics of online advertising.

Marketing your store
10:45

Thank you for participating! If you have any questions, feel free to email at any point.

Conclusion & thanks
00:41
About the Instructor
Mentor Palokaj
4.4 Average rating
12 Reviews
97 Students
1 Course
Geek | Entrepreneur | Enthusiast

By training my background is in the life sciences. On a practical level most of my projects are in the field of online technology.

I built my first website at age 12, and have continued to develop and learn since then.

Find me on Linkedin for a detailed rundown of my activities.