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How to Build Your Own Amazon Store – Online Training Video

How to Build Your Own Amazon Store – Online Training Video

I love Amazon and I love it because of the sheer choice of products it offers, the competitive pricing and the whole shopper experience where it second guesses what else I would probably buy and usually do. It's a smart site and those who shop their regularly not help but go back for more.

What started as an online book distributor has become a true global retail giant offering every conceivable item and it just keeps growing. With such an impressive stock range and customer base, it becomes easy to see what commercial opportunities may be possible for someone wanting to get in on the whole Amazon band wagon. And the good news is: you can jump on the band wagon and start to make serious money online by marketing and selling Amazon's range of products yourself, and here's how.

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Start Your Online Store Business In Arizona – How To

Start Your Online Store Business In Arizona – How To

It’s been a year now, since I started the online store business with my partners. We have gone through a lot of learn steps. I think it will be useful to put down the processes of starting an online retail business in Arizona. Who knows what will happen tomorrow. I may start a new business again.

These are the brief steps.

  1. Search availability of the new company name at Arizona corporation commission from the link below.
  2. Filing the required documents to register the company as s-corporation. If you prefer to start as LLC, you can do so by choose different corporation type and fee schedule.
  3. Download the filing forms from the link below
    • Covert Sheet
    • Articles of Incorporation for Domestic Corporations
    • Certificate of Disclosure for Business Corporations
    • $95 check write to Arizona Corporation Commission
  4. If the document is filed with Expedited process ($60 + $35), it will take about a week to get the Article of corporation document return ($5/each). Otherwise, it will take about 55 days.
  5. Once received the article of corporation, publish the article in 60 days. AZ capital time can complete the whole process for about $91, including mail the published copy to AZ corporation commission. Of course, there are many public newspaper can do it for you. Find the best one for your need.
  6. Once the process is completed, call IRS.gov to get a new EIN (employee Identify Number)
  7. Download and file the 2553 S-corporation election form to form the s-corporation
  8. Apply the Arizona retailer license online at AZTaxes.gov
  9. Apply a new business check account with bank
  10. Apply a new business credit card
  11. Find a good company to buy the startup package (including bylaw, minute book, etc)
  12. Register the desired domain name at Godaddy.com, which contains reasonable price.
  13. Find a good hosting company.
  14. Setup open source shopping cart from Zen-Cart.com. It’s FREE!
  15. Customize the logo and layout
  16. Input the products
  17. Setup Paypal business account and link to the shopping cart (Paypal IPN)
  18. Get a SSL certification either on your own or with your hosting company. Without SSL, Paypal won’t accept your credit card processing request.

The time to complete the entire corporation filing is about a month. Now. It’s up to your to run the business. Few notes to remember.

AZ requires to file the tax return monthly. Fedral requires to file tax return quarterly. Do well research on your product supplier. Many drop ship companies charges your extra amount if want to cancel your relationship with them. Also be aware of where the product was made and shipped. If the product is made in China, most likely you can find different shipper carrier the same product with different brand name. You can bargain the price.

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How to Start an Online Clothing Store in 12 Steps

How to Start an Online Clothing Store in 12 Steps

This article is meant to be a very rough outline in the process of starting up an e-commerce based clothing store or boutique. In the high-paced and competitive world of fashion retail setting up your store is just the first step and quite honestly has little bearing on how successful your store will actually be. For example, Bluefly.com has an estimated monthly traffic of 840K, but since going public in 1998 has never made a single year of profit. As of December 31, 2009, Bluefly has an accumulated deficit of $147,468,000. Your guess on how they remain in business is as good as mine, but think of it this way. Even if you only make $1.00 of profit your first year of business, then you are technically doing better than Bluefly.

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Your E-Commerce Store – Why Magento Is The Best Option

Your E-Commerce Store – Why Magento Is The Best Option

The Samsung website trusts it. The Nike store is built on this platform. In fact, more than 25% of all e-commerce sites in the world run on this platform which shows its popularity and ever-growing usages. Despite presence of several platforms, Magento continues to be a top draw for brands big and small alike across industry verticals which calls for some analysis. Why developers all over the world love building e-commerce sites using this platform? Well, there could be many reasons but none makes as much sense as its being an open source platform. Which means, anyone could use it for free.

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Simple Tips to Start a Stationery Store

Simple Tips to Start a Stationery Store

Stationery is very needed by most of the people. Starting a stationery store will be a good business idea for you. Most of them sell decorative pencils and pens. Some other items which are commonly sold in this store are cards, specialty envelopes, invitations, guest books, journals, and some other supplies for business or school. It will be a promising business with good profit.

Before starting your business, there are some factors you should consider. It will help you make a proper plan so that you can start your business properly.

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