Getting Started With Amazon FBA
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Getting Started With Amazon FBA

Learn how to setup your Amazon FBA Seller account and start selling and making money on Amazon today!
4.3 (4 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.
98 students enrolled
Created by Nick Marks
Last updated 5/2014
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  • 44 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • By the end of this course you will be able to sell on Amazon using the Fulfilled By Amazon (FBA) program.
  • You will learn how to list your products and create shipments for the Amazon fulfillment center.
  • We'll also review 4 basic pricing strategies so you can compete with the different type of Amazon Sellers.
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  • You will need boxes, packaging tape, a printer, and computer.

This is a course about joining Amazon's Fulfillment By Amazon (FBA) program and learning how to sell on Amazon. The FBA program is great for those who are interested in selling on Amazon but don't want to worry about packaging and shipping to their buyers. You send your products to the Amazon warehouse and they will take care of the rest.

There are a lot of expensive courses out there that charge hundreds of dollars to teach you how to sell on Amazon. My goal is to create a course that is more affordable for those who are interested in selling on Amazon without making such a huge investment. Whether you would like to make a little extra money from things in your home you don't need any more or would like to make supplemental income on the side, this course will get you up and running in one (1) day.

There is no fluff or up selling involved - in fact I move quickly through my tutorials. I know I hate when I'm watching a tutorial and it takes 2-3 minutes to get through an obnoxiously wasteful intro to get to the reason why I'm watching a video. I hope you will appreciate that too!

This course is divided into two sections. The first section I will walk you through setting up your account, adjusting your settings and talking about how important aspects of the program. The second section I will walk you through adding products to your inventory, preparing your shipments for Amazon, pricing strategies, and where you can find products to sell.

All students will be able to contact me with questions and feedback so I can make sure your getting the most out of this course.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for beginners! People who need extra money for bills or college savings. This course could also be good for people transitioning jobs or are currently looking for work.
  • Also if you're moving or doing some spring cleaning and you were thinking of throwing stuff away, it might be worth seeing if you can sell it on Amazon (especially electronics).
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Curriculum For This Course
Setting Up And Understanding Your Amazon Seller Central Account
7 Lectures 19:31

In this lesson I will walk you through step by step to open your Amazon Seller account.

Preview 05:50

After you setup your Amazon Seller account you will need to add your banking information. I will walk you through step by step to successfully add your information.

Preview 02:10

There are certain settings that can make your life easier as an Amazon FBA seller. In this lesson we will modify a few of the default settings to make sure you have important statistics available to you at a glance.

Preview 02:05

In this lesson we will review how to setup your FBA Inbound Shipping preferences so you only have to ship your boxes to one fulfillment center instead of multiple fulfillment centers around the country.

Simplify Your FBA Inbound Shipping Setting

The rules for restricted items on Amazon is changing constantly. We'll review what these items are, where you can find more information about them, and how to get approval to sell popular restricted items.

Being Aware Of Restricted Items And How To Get Approval For Special Products

When you sell certain products (like food) that come with an expiration date, there are certain rules you must follow. We will review expirations in this lesson.

Understanding Expirations For Certain Products

We will review how product rankings work in Amazon. This will help you decide what type of products to sell and will give you an idea how fast a product will move of the shelf.

Understanding Amazon Product Rankings
Adding, Shipping and Selling Your Products On Amazon
7 Lectures 24:24

In this lesson we'll review different places you can find products to sell on Amazon.

Finding Products To Sell on Amazon

Here are some essential tools as well as a few other tools that will help you streamline your process for selling on Amazon.

Recommended Tools To Help You Streamline Selling On Amazon

In this lesson I will walk you through step by step adding products to your inventory list on Amazon. This is the first step to selling your products!

Add A Product To You Inventory

Here I will show you how to create your shipment to send to the Amazon fulfillment center.

Create A Shipment For The Amazon Fulfillment Center

We will review different pricing strategies to help you compete on Amazon with other FBA and Merchant sellers.

Pricing Strategies For Amazon FBA Sellers

In this lesson we'll review how to track your shipments to the Amazon fulfillment centers.

Tracking Your Amazon Shipment

Now that you understand how to start selling on Amazon, it's time for some action. Also I want you to give me feedback.

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About the Instructor
Nick Marks
4.3 Average rating
4 Reviews
99 Students
2 Courses
Internet Marketing Consultant at Plush Marketing

I am a Internet marketing professional with over 12 years of developing award winning websites, e-commerce sites as well as selling on Ebay and Amazon. I started my business 10 years ago and have been providing businesses of all sizes Internet marketing and video marketing services. I have also been selling successfully on Amazon for 8 years.

Teaching is a passion of mine and I've taught classes and workshops on subjects like Selling Online, Starting Online Businesses, How To Build A Successful E commerce Site, and How To Sell On Amazon. Often courses online are made to be more complicated than they need to be. My goal as a teacher is to make sure my content is as clear and concise as it can be. I believe in getting straight to the point without adding fluff or providing redundant content to my students. My students know that I respect their time and understand that it's a valuable commodity.

I am here to help you. My students can always email me with any questions they have about my courses. I do this to ensure that you get the most out of my instructions and to let you know I'm rooting for you to succeed. When you join my courses you will have direct contact to me and I will answer all of your questions to the best of my ability. I look forward to meeting you.