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  Updates and Additions To The Course

This course is constantly being updated and added to as an ongoing value commitment to my students.


September 2017:

September 1, 2017 - Added an update on Sales Tax Amesty in some US states

September 15, 2017 - Added a new lesson in Module W1 for International Sellers who want to set up an LLC in the US

September 19, 2017 - Updated the "Creating Your Amazon Seller Account" video lesson in module W4 because of recent form changes by Amazon

September 23, 2017 - Added an article on spying on your competition to the resource section of module W6

September 24, 2017 - Added information about a scam that targets newly formed LLCs

September 25, 2017 - Added additional material about long-term storage fees in the resources for module W4

September 25, 2017 - Added links for using OneNote or EverNote as your potential product notebook in resources of module W5

September 26, 2017 - Added a list of BSR by category to the resources of module W5

September 27, 2017 - Added a new lesson in module W6 about new Amazon's Top Sellers list service

September 28, 2017 - Added a new lesson to help International Sellers in Amazon non-approved countries

September 28, 2017 - Added a lesson on Amazon's new keyword limits in module W12

September 29, 2017 - Added a recommended tools list for the course


October 2017:

October 1, 2017 - Discontinued the monthly subscription plan to the course. Added a two month payment plan where the cost of the course is spit into two payments - this replaces the monthly subscription plan. All current monthly subscriptions will be honored.

October 2, 2017 - Changed from the weekly release format so that modules up to W13 are available immediately upon student enrollment - the balance of the modules will be avaiable immediately by the end of October or sooner.

October 4, 2017 - Released the first two months modules for immediate access to all students

October 5, 2017 - Added Packaging and Insert Design Guide to module W10 resources

October 8, 2017 - Separated the Amazon Promotions lesson in module W14 into three separate lessons and added more detail and explanation to each

October 10, 2017 - Updated the Shipping Plan lesson to reflect recent format changes made by Amazon in Seller Central

October 11, 2017 - Updated information about Amazon Liquidation orders due to Amazon policy changes in module W15 lecture 5 of the course

October 12, 2017 - Added 10,000 foot view of selling on Amazon as a free preview of the course

October 13, 2017 - Updated module W15 lecture 5 to reflect recent Amazon policy change

October 15, 2017 - All modules of the course are now available immediately, so that students can self-pace through the course!

October 16, 2017 - Added new lecture on Key metrics: module W18, lecture 5

October 17, 2017 - Added new lecture on Q4 readiness: module W19, lecture 5

October 17, 2017 - Added new lecture on Tax Implications for Canadian Citizens: module W1, lecture 9

October 18, 2017 - Added new lecture on finding Trending Products: module W5, lecture 6

October 18, 2017 - Updated module W5 resources - added resources

October 24, 2017 - Added note to module W4 concerning Amazon Seller account fees

October 25, 2017 - Added new lecture "Product Research 2018" in module W7, lecture 7

October 26, 2017 - Added free video "How To Start Selling On Amazon For Beginners"

October 27, 2017 - Added Amazon Q4 Fee video in module W4, lecture 6.

October 28, 2017 - Added Supplement: Sea Shipping Estimates in module W11.

October 28, 2017 - Added Supplement: All About Bar Codes to module W10

October 31, 2017 - Added Supplement: Suggested Alibaba Search Filters to module W6.


November 2017:

November 1, 2017 - Added highly recommended Webmerge tool to Recommended Tools module

November 1, 2017 - Added new lecture "Mistakes To Avoid When Importing" in module W11, lecture 6.

November 2, 2017 - Added new video "Mistakes To Avoid When Importing" in module W11, lecture 6.

November 3, 2017 - Added new video module W12, lecture 7

November 6, 2017 - Added new lesson in module W17, lecture 5: Selling Your Amazon Products on Shopify

November 7, 2017 - Added a new lesson in module W12, lecture 8: Six Hacks When Listing On Amazon

November 13, 2017 - Updated notes on module W12, lesson 2

November 14, 2017 - Added new supplement to module W4

November 15, 2017 - Added video for module W4, Lecture 3

November 23, 2017 - Added two new suggested tools.


December 2017:

December 6, 2017 - Added new lesson in module W4, Lecture 7 - Prohibited Seller Activities!

December 8, 2017 - Added new lesson in module W6, Lecture 7 - Unconventional Product Research 2018

December 10, 2017 - Added new lesson in module W12, Lecture 9 - Amazon's Product Detail Page Policies

December 12, 2017 - Minor changes to module W5, lecture 1

December 13, 2017 - Added video lecture to module W5, lecture 1


January 2018:

January 4, 2018 - Updated course version to 2018! Happy Profitable New Year!

January 9, 2018 - Added new video to module W6, lecture 1 - Alibaba Product Research

January 10, 2018 - Updated resources in module W2, Product Liability Insurance Providers

January 10, 2018 - Misc. updates to course announcements

January 10, 2018 - Updated Sales Video for 2018

January 10, 2018 - Updated Introduction Video for 2018

January 10, 2018 - Added video to module W5, lesson 2

January 10, 2018 - Added video to module W5, lesson 3

January 10, 2018 - Added video to module W5, lesson 4

January 21, 2018 - Added Supplement: Amazon Advertising - Display Ad Campaigns to module W14

January 22, 2018 - Added Supplement: Sending Your Product To An Amazon Fulfillment Center to module W11

January 23, 2018 - Added Supplement: Best Seller Rank Notes in module W5

January 24, 2018 - Added Supplement: The Two Most Important Items In A Product Listing in module W12

January 25, 2018 - Added new section - Amazon Changes and News

January 25, 2018 - Added note in module W7, lecture 2 - How Accurate Is Jungle Scout?

January 25, 2018 - Added Supplement: EIN For Non-US Citizens to module W2

January 28, 2018 - Added Supplement: Amazon Accepted Countries to module W1

January 29, 2018 - Added Supplement: Decoding Amazon Acronyms for the New Seller in module W4

January 29, 2018 - Added Supplement: Amazon Currency Converter for Disbursement (ACCD) in module W1

January 31, 2018 - Added some additional note to Module W4, Lecture 2: Creating Your Amazon Seller Account to clarify the professional seller account for the individual seller account.


February 2018:

February 1, 2018 - Added Supplement: State Income Tax Information to module W2.

February 2, 2018 - Added a resource section to module W1.

February 2, 2018 - Added a single member LLC operating agreement to resources section of module W1.

February 14, 2018 - Added module "Intermission For Motivation" with lesson "Bootstrapping for Success - A Case Study". This appears after module W4 in the course curriculum.

February 15, 2018 - Moved Decoding Amazon Acronyms to introduction of the course module

February 20, 2018 - Added many new resource links to the various modules on product sourcing.

February 21, 2018 - Added Supplement: More About UPC and FNSKUs to module W10.


March 2018:

March 6, 2018 - Added lesson 7 to module W11 - Using Amazon's Inventory Placement Service

March 10, 2018 - Added recommended books to the course

March 12, 2018 - Added lesson 6 to module W10 - Amazon's Poly Bagged Item Policy

March 13, 2018 - Added video to lesson 6 to module W10 - Amazon's Poly Bagged Item Policy

March 14, 2018 - Now adding links to new content in the updates list.

March 14, 2018 - Added Supplement: New - Amazon's FBA Export Service to module W13

March 15, 2018 - Added Introduction to Amazon Sponsored Ads for FBA Products to module W14

March 16, 2018 - Added Supplement: Providing Amazon FBA Box Content Information to module W10

March 20, 2018 - Added Lecture 7: Amazon's Small Item Packaging Requirements to module W10

March 25, 2018 - Added Addendum:Funding Your Business to end of course

March 26, 2018 - Added video: ROBS: Rollover For Business Startups in Addendum of course

March 27, 2018 - Added Hot Product Pick information to the Introduction section of the course

March 28. 2018 - Added Addendum: Notes on UPC codes to module W10

March 29, 2018 - Added New Tool - Product Quality and Opportunity Calculator in module W5


April 2018:

April 3, 2018 - Added video to module W10 Lecture 5: Creating Your Initial Product Listing

April 4, 2018: Added video to module W7 Lecture 8: How I Pick "Home Run" Products To Differentiate

April 5, 2018: Cease and Desist Template is now downloadable in resources of module W15

April 5, 2018: Corrected typo in module W5, Lecture 5: Good Old Common Sense PDF

April 5, 2018: Corrected typo in module W6, Lecture 1: Alibaba Product Research PDF

April 5, 2018: Corrected typos in module W7, Lecture 5: Deviation from Criteria PDF

April 6, 2018: Added Useful Bookmarks and Links to the course that consolidates all resource links

April 6, 2018: Added information about Amazon Fulfillment Center Tours

April 10, 2018: Added video in module W13 Lecture 8: Amazon's Early Reviewer Program

April 24, 2018: Added video in module W12 Lecture 10: The Amazon Brand Registry

April 25, 2018: Updated video URLs in resources of module W14


May 2018:


May 9, 2018: Added Lecture 7: Amazon's Baby Products Packaging Requirements to module W15

May 15, 2018: Added Lecture 6: Amazon's Dangerous Goods Program to module W15

May 22, 2018: Added Brand Website Setup Service to module W1


June 2018:

June 6, 2018: Added Lecture 8: Amazon's Boxed Units Policy in module W15

June 7, 2018: Updated terms of the hot product picks, see: "If You Have Enrolled In A Plan With A Hot Product Pick...IMPORTANT READ!"

June 12, 2018: Added a new section to the course: "Important Amazon Product Policies"

June 13, 2018: Added a new video to the Important Amazon Product Policies section of the course called - Amazon's Small Product Packaging Policy


August 2018:

August 29, 2018: Added new section with new lesson: Making Sense of PPC: Search Terms, Keywords, Auto and Manual PPC


September 2018:

September 6, 2018: Added new lesson: Making Sense of PPC: Long Tail Keywords and how to use them

September 10, 2018: Added Seller Labs Feedback Genius to list of highly recommended tools for the course

September 11, 2018: Added new supplement to module W20: Amazon - Going Global?

September 12, 2018: Added new supplement to module W14:Amazon's Inventory Performance Dashboard

September 12, 2018: Added new supplement to module W14: Amazon's Inventory Performance Index Metric

September 13, 2018: Added new supplement to module W11: Amazon's Supply Chain Connect Program

September 14, 2018: Added new module to the course: Subject Focus: Amazon Sponsored Ads (PPC)

September 17, 2018: Added new resource to Subject Focus - Introduction To Sponsored Products

September 18, 2018: Added new resource to Subject Focus - Create Your First Sponsored Products Campaign

September 25, 2018: Added New Service Available - Amazon Product Listing Optimization


October 2018:

October 4, 2018: Added Resource in module W13: Product Review Email Template


November 2018:

November 14, 2018: Started updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content,


December 2018:

December 18, 2018: More updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content.


January 2019:

January 10, 2019: More updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content.


February 2019:

February 21, 2019: Updated/Fixed links in resource videos

February 25, 2019: Fixed some additional video links and resources


March 2019:

March 18, 2019: Added Lecture 9: One winning method I use for getting product reviews in module W13

March 22, 2019: Updated module W2 resources - insurance carriers for 2019


April 2019:

April 15, 2019: Misc. updates for Amazon Q1 - Q2 2019


May 2019:

May 6, 2019: Updated various resources and modules for 2019 data/news

May 23, 2019: Added video to module W9 Lecture 6: Avoid Risk Paying Your Chinese Supplier


June 2019:

June 1, 2019: Added link to additional FBA software in Resource Bookmarks section

June 2, 2019 Updated "Free Guide: The 10,000 Foot View Of Selling On Amazon!"

June 3, 2019: Added Amazon Seller Support Phone Number to Resource Bookmarks section

June 6, 2019: Added supplement to module W13: How To Build An Email List

June 14, 2019: Updated Recommended Tools


July 2019:

July 17, 2019: Additional and updates to Recommended Tools

July 23, 2019: Added new resources to reflect Amazon rule changes


August 2019:

August 7, 2019: Made changes to reflect new UASC Support forum