Home-Based Business Tips: Getting Started Selling on eBay

Clear and straightforward information about how you can create your own profitable Ebay business.
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  • Lectures 21
  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
    Other: 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2014 English

Course Description

Do you want to start a home-based business?

Maybe you are tired of your job, even though you make a lot of money. Or you might want to create an additional source of income. It does not matter what your reason may be. The truth is starting a home-based business is not as hard as you might think.


Why start a home-based business now?

Right now has never been a better time to open up your own online business. You may be skeptical but it really is true. More advanced technology has led to significantly lower costs throughout the entire supply chain.


Now you can order high quality and inexpensive products directly from Alibaba (in China) and sell them on Ebay. This was an entrepreneur's dream only 5 years ago.


Clear and straightforward

If you have been searching for how to start a home-based business you have probably been overwhelmed with information. If you have begun to take some courses you probably became lost and realized people were giving you conflicting instructions.


This course was created to be clear and straightforward. I purposefully left out a lot of information because it is pointless to teach you stuff that won't help you reach your goals. Giving you too much information is actually harmful because it makes it less likely for you to have the confidence to take action.


What you will learn in this course

  • What wholesaling is
  • How to find profitable products to sell
  • What dropshipping is and why you should avoid it
  • And other relevant topics...


What you will not learn in this course

  • How to find suppliers that have gone out-of-business
  • Outdated selling techniques that won't apply to you in 2015
  • Pointless anecdotes that don't help you create an Ebay business


It is easy for you to get started

You will be surprised at how easy it is to import products and sell them on Ebay. If you are new to this subject don't worry; this course is designed for beginners.


Simply click on the blue 'Start Learning Now' button in the top right hand corner to instantly start learning how you can make money on Ebay.

What are the requirements?

  • A computer with internet connection

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Know how to create listings that sell
  • Knowing what dropshipping and wholesaling is and what to look for in a supplier
  • Become familiar with Alibaba platform
  • Learning how to find products that are profitable
  • By the end of this course you will have all the tools necessary to create a profitable eBay business

What is the target audience?

  • Those who are motivated and ready to generate extra income while working from home

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: How to Use Ebay Effectively
How did you get here?

In this lecture we will be discussing the topics we are going to learn about throughout this course.


In this video we will go over creating an eBay and Paypal account, and then linking the two. If you already have an eBay account linked to a Paypal account feel free to skip this lecture.


How to gain credibility as an Ebay seller through feedback.


We are going to talk about best practices for making listings that sell.

3 questions

A quick review of what we learned in section 1 on how to use eBay effectively.

Section 2: Are You Ready to Find Products?
My honest view on dropshipping

Here you will receive an introduction dropshipping and how you can use it to be successful.


This video is all about finding great dropshipping suppliers .


In this video you will receive an intro to wholesaling.


We will be discussing how to find wholesalers selling profitable products on Alibaba.

*The Alibaba template comes from the website Startupbros.com. They are a great resource with valuable information on wholesaling and other entrepreneurial advice.

Click here to see their post on wholesaling from Alibaba


In this video we are going to look at what to signifies that a product will be profitable.


Continue learning by enrolling in my in-depth Ebay course

The course is titled: “Create your own $9,765 Ebay Business from Scratch!” and can be found by searching ‘ebay business’ on Udemy.

In the course you will get:

  • An expanded discussion of how to find profitable products
  • A much more expanded discussion on how to find and communicate with wholesalers
  • Over 4.5 hours of valuable content
  • A no questions asked 30-day money back guarantee
5 questions

A short quiz on what we learned in Section 2 about finding products to sell.

Section 3: Secrets of an Ebay Powerseller

In this video we will talk about how to keep customers satisfied and the importance of doing so.


In this video we will talk about how to ship items as cheaply as possible.


In this video we will be doing some math to figure out what is our total cost and how much profit are we really making. We will then calculate our profit margin.

4 questions

In this final quiz we will review some advanced tips that eBay Powersellers use


In the final video of the course we will review what we have learned. I will also share my last important advice before you get started building your business.

Section 4: Extra Material
Module 1: Slides
7 pages
Module 2: Slides
25 pages
Module 3: Slides
19 pages
Section 5: Bonus Videos
How to Create Professional Looking Ebay Listings Optimized for Mobile

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Instructor Biography

Eric John Campbell, Amazon FBA Expert | Online Instructor | Digital Nomad

My Entrepreneurial Adventure Started at Age 13

My name is Eric Campbell and right now I’m 22 years old. I started my entrepreneurship adventure when I was 13. At that time I was playing an online game called Runescape and I decided to write a guide on how to make money in the game. I put this guide up on Ebay and I was shocked to find that people were actually willing to pay for it and they left really positive reviews.

This One Experience as a Kid Changed My Perspective for Life

So it blew my mind that something that I created out of nothing, in a word document, in a couple of hours, was something that other people would pay for and it actually made their lives better. And since then I have been hooked on entrepreneurship. I have tried the most random business ideas that you could imagine. I remember one of them was creating a website that drop-shipped wrought iron products and another was remaking people’s LinkedIn profiles for a cost.

My College Experience Was Filled with Entrepreneurship

When it came time to go to University I went to Penn State and got a degree in Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship. While I was there they sent me to the top entrepreneurial boot camp in Silicon Valley called Draper University. So I’ve seen Entrepreneurship from all these different perspectives and it’s been an absolute huge part of my life and for me it’s a ton of fun.

The First Product I Ever Imported from China was a Bracelet

My experience importing products from China started when I was a sophomore at Penn State. At the time I was importing men’s magnetic therapy bracelets from China and I started by selling them on Ebay and then I moved to selling them on Amazon FBA. I did about $7,000 in sales before I realized that I wanted to shift my focus back to University and just live that experience that I was in right then. But I knew that as soon as I graduated I wanted to get right back into the Amazon FBA opportunity because it’s just too big.

After Graduating I Immediately Moved to Lisbon, Portugal

So I graduated 2 months ago and immediately moved to Lisbon, Portugal and I’ve started importing products from China again. I want to be a living example that not only can starting your Amazon FBA business give you financial independence but it can also give you complete freedom, so if you want you can have the freedom to live anywhere you want in the world.

How My Experience Benefits You as a Student

I think this is great for you as a student because not only do I have the experience of importing products and putting them on Amazon FBA but I’m also in the middle of building my business right now, right with you. And this means I can relate to the challenges and frustrations you’re facing and also stay current with any of the new changes to Amazon FBA.

Have a great day!

-Eric Campbell

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