They say that there are a million different ways to make money online. While we all know that some of those might not be as realistic as others one that everyone can take advantage of is buying and selling items on eBay. Whether you want to create your own online store from your basement marketing pet food and aquarium test kits or just want to get rid of some of the things that are filling up your garage you will likely find someone in the world who is willing to buy. But like when selling any other item, you want to make sure that you're marketing yourself well if you want to make the most profit. Adam Ginsberg has put together a step-by-step guide for budding online auction entrepreneurs with "How to Buy, Sell and Profit on eBay."
The cover of the book claims that you can start off a million-dollar business in one month with the help of this book. While the book's author has created an enterprise that deals with over a million dollars in merchandise a month this is not a likely reality for everyone who reads his work. But, there is definitely potential for making some extra funds with the help of eBay. There are very limited start-up costs with this type of business and anyone from those with experience selling clothes to shrink sleeve for packaging can adept their skills to the industry.
Adam Ginsberg started out with a small pool table company and one day decided to market his product online. Now, nine years later, he is shipping pool tables throughout the country and has become one of eBay's top sellers of all time. This book tells you his story and lets you in on some of the mistakes that he made and great choices that got him to where he is today. This edition is meant for those that are thinking of following in his footsteps to turn their business selling metal benders or toys to a larger market through the Internet. But it can still be useful to those with just a few things to list online.
One of the best things about this book is that it's a quick read and easy to follow. If you're currently running an Edmonton salon spa and have some overstock you want to get rid of you will easily be able to apply some of Ginsberg's tips to your own business ventures. This can also be a great resource for those that are starting other types of businesses that might just have a small online focus. If you're marketing your Toronto catering firm with a website or selling event tickets online you might want to browse through this book to see if you can get some good advice.