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franakamura
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28 Jan 11 09:42:15 pm
Hi,

New to this business, only sold a few things online and just joined Salehoo, looking for some pointers if anyone can give some! Looking to mainly drop ship as opposed to wholesale.

Thanks in advance

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fudjj
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29 Jan 11 12:08:13 am
Hi Franakamura, welcome to SaleHoo.

You'll find quite a lot about starting out written throughout the forum, but a great place to start is reading the information we have available in our Education Centre. Just select the Education Tab in the red bar above to get started.

When you have time, read through some posts on the forum in regards to just getting started, best products to sell and so on.

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30 Jan 11 09:41:43 pm
Hi and welcome to SaleHoo, Franakamura!

It's great to have you here. Fudjj is right, there are tons of posts here that you might find useful and, you might also want to check out our blog -

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If you have any questions or need any help at all, just post or email us at support@salehoo.com.

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30 Jan 11 09:44:53 pm
Welcome to the site Frank! Nice to have you with us :)

Additional guides you might want to read are our 'Dropshipping Handbook 2011' and "New User Manual' - You find most of what you need to know about dropshipping and product sourcing. To download please go to Link hidden: Login to view

Hope this helps.


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franakamura
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31 Jan 11 01:10:06 pm
many thanks folks. Someone even knows my nickname already....Frank!!

Thanks for the posts. I am just looking to start off selling some small stuff online and see how it goes from there.

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31 Jan 11 09:17:57 pm
You're welcome Frank! Glad I guessed it right :)

That's a good plan you've got there Frank, and to make it even better I suggest by starting with the small stuff you find in your own home. Look for things you no longer use - check your closets and cabinets, I'm sure you'll find plenty to sell.

This way you get to test your market with a lower risk factor since you didn't (recently) pay for the products you will be selling, plus you might even under cover a niche!

Also, this gives you the chance to work on your feedback while you hone your skills in selling :)

Hope this helps.


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