How to Sell on Amazon for Beginners | Intro to Amazon

1. Intro to Selling on Amazon

What You Need to Know Before Getting Started | by Shannon Roddy

Course Benefits

Selling on the Amazon platform can be one of the most complicated, but also the most rewarding, decisions you make as a seller. In this free intro course you'll learn an insiders perspective of how Amazon works and what to expect as a new seller giving you insight into current trends and a leg up on your competition.

Course Contents

In our initial overview course we will discuss all of the major factors that can help you determine if Amazon is the right platform for you as a seller, including:

  • How much does it cost to sell on Amazon
  • How does fulfillment by Amazon work
  • How much does Amazon charge to sell
  • Types of Amazon Sellers
  • Is Amazon right for you?
  • Initial assessment to sell on Amazon
  • Seller Question & Answer Section

Wondering if you should start selling on Amazon? Our intro to Amazon course will provide you with everything you need to get started.

Duration: 50 minutes

Shannon Roddy
Shannon Roddy
Amazon Specialist

Shannon has worked with over 75 brands and manufacturers to setup their Amazon accounts and to optimize and launch their products. Utilizing the principles in this course he has helped launch over 18 #1 New Releases, 19 Amazon Choice Products and 4 #1 Best Sellers. He designed this course to create incredible resources and information for both beginner and advanced Amazon sellers.

Reviews (7)

Very helpful!

by Meghan Martinez
I am interested in selling on Amazon but had lots of questions about getting started. If you aren't sure whether or not purchasing the courses is right for you, then this free course is sure to answer a lot of your questions. Looking forward to more courses!

Great overview of selling on Amazon

by Doug Mortensen
Having been an Amazon merchant in the past, this introduction covered all aspects of selling on their platform. I wish a course like this existed so I could have avoided some of the trial and error.

New Product/Brand Launch

by Bart Crawford
The series was clear and compelling. It made me want to learn more and convinced that the author knows his subject matter. It strongly encouraged the need to and benefit of do(ing) one's homework as a Seller. It convinced me that buying specific courses was an important next step. BC
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Very helpful!

by Meghan Martinez
I am interested in selling on Amazon but had lots of questions about getting started. If you aren't sure whether or not purchasing the courses is right for you, then this free course is sure to answer a lot of your questions. Looking forward to more courses!

Great overview of selling on Amazon

by Doug Mortensen
Having been an Amazon merchant in the past, this introduction covered all aspects of selling on their platform. I wish a course like this existed so I could have avoided some of the trial and error.

New Product/Brand Launch

by Bart Crawford
The series was clear and compelling. It made me want to learn more and convinced that the author knows his subject matter. It strongly encouraged the need to and benefit of do(ing) one's homework as a Seller. It convinced me that buying specific courses was an important next step. BC

Great Intro

by Dustin Finkel
This is a fantastic intro to Amazon and the basics of selling. The resource links are invaluable as well. Great job!

Extremely Helpful!

by Natalia Giraldo
This intro was excellent! It covered all the fundamentals in an easy to follow format.

Meetup Course

by Luis Solarte
Very easy breakdown on how to start up on FBA course for people with short amount of time. Very helpful tips for first time users.

by Chris Kraiss