How to Sell Online

The global eCommerce market is well into the trillions of dollars, and there's no sign of stopping. Find out how YOU can leverage this lucrative sector for your own success story.

Finding suppliers

Finding great suppliers is one of the cornerstones of building a succesful eComerce business. Check out our extensive resources on how to avoid the crooks and find reliable suppliers.
What to do When Wholesale Prices are Too High
It's not uncommon for SaleHoo members to find products on eBay that appear to be cheaper than what our approved suppliers sell the items at.  Have you been conned? Are you missing something?  No, you're not being conned, but yes, you could be missing some crucial points that will help you understand how wholesale prices and wholesale buying works and how you can get the best prices possible. Here's a quick guide to why sometimes, you can't find wholesale prices lower than eBay prices and what to do about it.  Why are eBay prices sometimes lower than wholesale prices? 1. eBay has become a wholesale marketplace for many, many products. A quick search on eBay for "bulk wholesale" reveals that you can purchase pretty much anything in bulk for decent wholesale prices.  A lot of sellers purchase bulk lots on eBay and split them up
By Rhea Bontol • 5 min. read
Top 16 AliExpress Alternatives + 11 Non-AliExpress Dropship Suppliers
Top 16 AliExpress Alternatives + 11 Non-AliExpress Dropship Suppliers
By Rhea Bontol • 14 min. read

Products to sell

Products, products, products! You may already have a great idea you want to explore, or maybe want to be inspired. Whatever product query, you can find the answers here.
15 Most Profitable Items to Flip in 2023
15 Best Things to Flip for Profit in 2023
By SaleHoo Group • 13 min. read
How to Market Your Wholesale Products - The Only Guide You Need
How to Market Your Wholesale Products - The Only Guide You Need
By SaleHoo Group • 15 min. read
10 Print-on-Demand Products That Sell Fast (High Margins) + 3 Key Suppliers
What are the best print-on-demand products to dropship? ?Quick Answer: T-shirts, hoodies, mugs, bags, water bottles, and throw blankets. Print-on-demand products have a vast scope for long-term success and profitability. Choose products that sell fast with high margins and partner with a reliable supplier for your business to take off. These days, it seems like everyone and their cousin has at least one side hustle that’s keeping them busy. After all, earning extra income is easier—and more necessary—than ever. With expenses rising and salaries at a standstill, it’s become so important for many to increase their incom
By SaleHoo Group • 17 min. read


Dropshipping is one of the easiest ways to start a business on a limited budget. Get inspired, find answers to all your questions and start dropshipping today.
Guide to Handling Dropshipping Returns
Things are going great!  You’re selling like crazy; those numbers keep going up. You’re so busy answering customer service questions, marketing, and growing your business that you barely have time to breathe. It’s amazing! But then the inevitable happens – one of your customers wants to make a return. Ugh. Returns are enough of a handful when you're selling goods you've got stacked on a pallet in your garage, but how on earth do you handle returns when you're dropshipping and the goods were sent directly to the customer from the supplier? Returns are no fun for any party involved. The customer is upset, you’re upset, and your supplier is upset. However, they are are a crucial part of your business. Handling returns properly can mean the difference between a lifelong customer and an angry one who bashes your company at every ch
By Simon Slade • 9 min. read
TikTok Dropshipping: Your Complete 2023 Guide (Beginner & Intermediate)
TikTok Dropshipping: Your Complete 2023 Guide (Beginner & Intermediate)
By George Drennan • 14 min. read
Top 15 eCommerce Training Courses to Boost Your Dropshipping Business (Free & Paid)
E-commerce is booming. Nearly 20% of all retail sales now take place online. If you want to get involved with an exciting, growing industry, e-commerce training is the fastest way to do it. But you need to choose a course that is right for your budget and experience. In this guide, we’ve compiled a list of the 15 best e-commerce training courses in 2023. We’ll also cover the benefits of e-commerce training and what to look for in a course. By the time you finish this guide, you’ll be ready to take the next step. Let’s dive in. Benefits of Taking E-Commerce Training? An e-commerce course is the best way to fast-track your store’s growth and avoid the common mistakes that can derail a new business. Here’s a breakdown of the most common reasons a new business fails: An experienced course instructor can help you overcom
By Simon Slade • 14 min. read

Selling Methods

Selling online may sound simple, but there are actually plenty of details and options to wrap your head around. Lucky our eCommerce experts have all been where you are.
The Ultimate Guide to Starting a Wholesale Selling Business: Tips, Strategies, and Tools
Wholesaling is a business-to-business (B2B) transaction in which a company buys products in bulk from manufacturers or other suppliers and resells them to other businesses.
By SaleHoo Group • 18 min. read
How to Market Your Wholesale Products - The Only Guide You Need
How to Market Your Wholesale Products - The Only Guide You Need
By SaleHoo Group • 15 min. read
How to Write an eCommerce Business Plan + 3 High Profit Ideas
How to Write an eCommerce Business Plan + 3 High Profit Ideas
By SaleHoo Group • 17 min. read
In-depth Courses

Fast-track your success with in-depth eCommerce training from the pros

Learn how to successfully build, launch, and grow your online store with courses taught by world-renowned eCommerce professionals. Exclusive to SaleHoo.
Dropshipping on Shopify

The ultimate guide to building a successful dropshipping store using Shopify. You’ll learn how to choose the right product & supplier, build your store & drive traffic & sales.

Amazon Product Launch

A step-by-step, in-depth guide to launching your first product on Amazon (or any marketplace!) and building a full-time income online in just six days.

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