Updates and Additions To The Course
Updates and Additions To The Course
This course is constantly being updated and added to as an ongoing value commitment to my students.
September 1, 2017 - Added an update on Sales Tax Amnesty 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 1, 2017 - Discontinued the monthly subscription plan to the course. Added a two month payment plan where the cost of the course is split 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 available 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-paced 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 Barcodes to module W10
October 31, 2017 - Added Supplement: Suggested Alibaba Search Filters to module W6.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 29, 2018: Added a new section with new lesson: Making Sense of PPC: Search Terms, Keywords, Auto and Manual PPC
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 4, 2018: Added Resource in module W13: Product Review Email Template
November 14, 2018: Started updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content,
December 18, 2018: More updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content.
January 10, 2019: More updates and revisions for Q1 2019 content.
February 21, 2019: Updated/Fixed links in resource videos
February 25, 2019: Fixed some additional video links and resources
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 15, 2019: Misc. updates for Amazon Q1 - Q2 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 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 17, 2019: Additional and updates to Recommended Tools
July 23, 2019: Added new resources to reflect Amazon rule changes
August 7, 2019: Made changes to reflect new UASC Support forum
August 19, 2019: Added new lesson in module W4: Amazon Seller Identity Verification
August 30, 2019: Added supplement in Amazon Updates and News: New Amazon Packaging Fees 2019
September 15, 2019: Misc minor cleanup and updates to course material.
October 10, 2019: Added PDF of common Amazon FBA Terms
October 12, 2019: Added resource for how to check for patents using Google
October 16, 2019: Added resource how to search for Trademarks
November 15, 2019: Misc. corrections and updates to Amazon policies and regulations as of Q4 2019.
December 9, 2019: Rearranged lesson flow to make explanations clearer.
December 9, 2019: Made corrections and updates to latest Amazon requirements for packaging.
January 5, 2020: Updated misc Amazon rules and regulations for Q1 2020.
January 15, 2020: Added Key Amazon FBA Dates in 2020
February 19, 2020: Updates pertaining to recent changes in Amazon policies because of COVID-19
March 22, 2020: Misc updates concerning changes to Amazon shipping policies
April 29, 2020: Updated information about packaging policies
May 13, 2020: More info about changes in Amazon procedures because of COVID-19
May 20, 2020: Cleanup of sections are reordering
May 24, 2020: Updates for Q2 Amazon
June 25, 2020: More info about changes in Amazon procedures because of COVID-19