Dropshipping, eCommerce Guide – For Beginners – Quick Rundown

In this Dropshipping eCommerce Guide – For Beginners Article, I will be going over a couple of things on what you need to know about starting an eCommerce site.

Answer the big question ” Is starting an eCommerce site right for me?” also learn how to get started.

Do you want to make money online?

If the answer is yes, then this may be for you.

Now if your interested in making money online with an eCommerce site, I would personally use a WordPress site. This is because of all the features they offer.

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  • Get beautiful free themes for your site with a simple download.
  • Their customer support is awesome.
  • All the plugins needed to get you started for free.
  • Very user-friendly

Go To WordPress


Dropshipping eCommerce Guide – For Beginners

Website Setting Up

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If you have already set up your WordPress site, You will need to download the wooCommerce Plug-in.

Note: Some WordPress sites come with wooCommerce already installed.

Next, you will need a Theme that supports eCommerce. There are plenty of free ones that WordPress offers.

After that is all in place, its time to get suppliers and products.

Getting Products and Suppliers.

There is a couple of ways you can get products and suppliers.

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  • Contact a known company and ask if they support dropshipping.
  • Sign up for programs like Salehoo
  • Dropship from websites for free using plug-ins – and Google Extensions
  • Dropship from websites with Paid plug-ins and Google Extensions

If you are a beginner with a tight budget you can use the free plug-ins and I suggest upgrading to a paid plug-in and Google Extension as soon as possible.

The paid plug-ins are way more helpful and will make importing products so much easier.

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Promoting Your Product Tips

Promoting your products and getting sales can be difficult when you are just starting out.

  • Social media can be your best friend when starting out. Use social media sites such as Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter to promote your website and products.
  • Start selling on eBay and Amazon. Promoting on eBay and Amazon is competitive. So be sure to study and don’t sell yourself short.
  • Think outside the box. Sell your products in online classifieds. Promote your website and products in online classified ads to help grow traffic to your site.
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These are just a couple of methods I Used and You can use to get started.

Other things you can do to help promote products and start getting sales are too.

  • Buy a product that you are promoting and write a blog review.
  • Do a video on Youtube of a product.
  • Post in other review sites.

There are many ways to promote your site and products, but I feel social media is one of the most powerful when getting started. Friends and family are always more than willing to share valuable content.


Dropshipping eCommerce Guide – For Beginners Article

This is just the basics. There is a lot that goes into having a successful eCommerce website.

Good content with value is a must, this helps with social media shares, word of mouth shares, Google also Bing impressions, and more.


Hope you find this article helpful.

DSP

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