Home eCommerce Blog

eCommerce Blog

How to get a Resale License (Sales Tax ID)

How to get a Resale License (Sales Tax ID)

A reseller's permit (or resale license) is required for US-based sellers in order to avoid paying sales tax on items you are going to resell.To get a reseller's license you first have to enroll with your state tax department, which involves getting a Sales Tax ID number.

Continue reading
How to get a Resale License (Sales Tax ID)

Sick of eBay? Try these alternative places to sell...

Are you fed up with eBay fees, intense competition and constant policy changes? Read this to find out the best and most profitable places to sell. Continue reading

How to Make Sure that Your Dropshipping Business Makes Big Money

You know this for a fact — there is absolutely no business without risk. If you're planning to try your luck in the dropshipping business, no one would dare promise you a comfy, smooth journey. Nor are there any guarantees that earnings will come as effortlessly as you may like. On the contrary, in fact; there are bound to be bumps ahead. Continue reading

Online Shopping for Men: 10 Items They Can’t Resist

Even as far back as ancient times, shopping was never quite the buzzword for men as it was for women. The primitive-communal setup of our ancestors developed women as meticulous gatherers, while men were trained to be skilled hunters. Women had to be conscientious not to pick the wrong berries, as they might poison the whole group. Men, on the other hand, needed to act quickly or their kill might duck away. This ancestral imprint gives us a clue as to why women tend to shop more than men.... Continue reading

Why Your Online Selling Ideas Should Cater to Generation X

There has been a lot of talk about how Millennials rule the digital world. Business store owners and dropshippers are super-busy outlining their strategies to capture this largest, most dynamic, and probably most influential of online audiences. While it could be wise to follow the conventional idea that Millennials should be your no. 1 focus in developing online selling business ideas, it could also be futile, or even downright foolish, to assume Millennials should be your only... Continue reading

15 of the Best Books for Learning How to Brand

Successful branding is the Holy Grail for all marketing professionals and business owners. Good branding means awareness, and with awareness comes recall. When people can remember your brand (in a positive light, of course), you are more likely to profit than if you were selling a less-recognizable product or service, even if it's the same or even better quality. There is nothing new under the sun, after all, so the competition for custom relies heavily on recognition. Continue reading

New SaleHoo Dashboards Are Live

We recently launched new dashboards for all SaleHoo members to make your experience on SaleHoo faster and easier!  With our upgrade, it's now simpler to get to all your most visited places on SaleHoo, including of course, the Wholesale Directory. The elegant new layout allows you to search for suppliers as soon as you login, right from your dashboard.    Our new layout also makes it easy to access some of your favorite features we have on the site, including... Continue reading

Want to know what sells best on eBay?

Become a free SaleHoo member and we'll give you our top four niches for 2015. These are niches you can almost ALWAYS make good profit in. We'll also give you contact details for our favorite suppliers in those niches, so you can get started selling today.