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 […]
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.
- 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
- Creating Products in China: 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)
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 […]
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: 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 […]
In August of 2011, 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 […]
A few years ago, I decided to take a trip to China and see what kinds of opportunities I could find for myself over there. I had three potential markets in mind that I wanted to explore: Wood Watches Backpacks for the “flashpacker” Opportunities to import into China. The one I was most excited about […]
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 […]