At one point or another, we’ve all had that idea. You know the one for some revolutionary new product that’s going to change the world and make you millions? Yeah that one. The problem is, the vast majority of us never do anything with this idea. The idea of actually creating a physical product can be so daunting that […]
- Think you can't create your own physical products and sell them online? Think again.
While it's not quite as easy to get into as paths like freelance writing, there is a ton of potential out there right now as eCommerce has become hugely popular.
The posts in the physical products category help you dig into how to do everything from brainstorm the types of products that can work best for you to actually interacting with people around the world who can help you make them.
If you've always thought about doing this but thought it was a pipe dream, these are the posts that can help you make it a reality.
- Creating Products in China: How to Manufacture Products in China (Step by Step!)
- Finding Suppliers: How to Find High Quality Suppliers on Alibaba
- Using Amazon FBA: How to Launch a Physical Product Business on Amazon From Anywhere in the World
- How I (Almost) Got into the China Market: How I (Almost) Became a Chinese Import Magnate
- Creating Products with Kickstarter: How to Create a Product in China (And Make $100k in a Week on Kickstarter)
- Creating Physical Products While Location Independent: How to Run a Physical Product Business from Anywhere
Updated February 2019 to ensure all advice in this story is up to date. Here at Location Rebel, it’s pretty obvious that we’re a big fan of creating lifestyle businesses. That can mean a lot of different things to do different people, but usually this comes in the form of freelancing or niche sites. But […]
Note from Sean: This is an epic post by Dan Moody on how to kickstart your own business on Amazon. In it, he covers everything you need to know, literally step by step, to get started so save this one to come back to again and again. Take it away, Dan! — So many of the […]
Note from Sean: This is a little different than some of our other posts, but it’s a question we get asked all the time: how do you find suppliers and factories to make your product ideas? The easiest answer? Alibaba. Alibaba is the largest network and search engine for factories and suppliers in the world. But if […]
I don’t rant on here very often. But the time has come. I can’t take it anymore. Macbook Pro Review: Apple, you really screwed me on this one. For years, I was reluctant to join the cult. I was happy with my PC, my off brand MP3 players, and not being locked into everything that […]
Note from Sean: Today’s guest post is from Fred Perrotta of Tortuga Backpacks. I was really excited for Fred to share today because he does something similar, but completely different to what I often write about here on Location 180. He travels the world, he runs a business, he does the things he wants, but […]
A few years back, I received an interesting email from a blog reader who wanted to get together for a beer while he was back home for a holiday. Now I get emails like this a lot, but not usually from people living in Guangzhou, China who are doing something completely different than most of my […]
Over the last few years of doing this whole online thing, I’ve talked to hundreds of people who have considered starting or have started an ecommerce niche site. It’s so easy to see it as an easy way to make money, build an asset, and really cash in on the power and global reach of […]