A two-part test for Amazon sellers to prove your local Amazon selling competition has no idea how to source profitable inventory, and aren’t a threat to your Amazon business.
I buy 40 niche history books to resell on Amazon – without scanning them – to see if I could make money totally blind. Here’s the story…
How we caught amateur cons infiltrating Zen Arbitrage, and made them victim to an epic prank.
In this article:
- Who we busted stealing from Zen Arbitrage
- How we pranked them in the most epic way
- The truth behind “Book Profits” (aka “Textbook Money”)
- After they copied us, how we copied them and made a better trade-in tool at 1/20 the price: View Zen Arbitrage/Zen Trade bundle
- So much more…
Stranger than fiction: Amazon support is messaging sellers with direct quotes from my last article.
I was sure this was a hoax when I received this screenshot in my inbox this morning.
It’s left me wondering: Laugh, or get a lawyer?
You have to see this to believe it…
The pointless, bizarre, and totally true story about the first time I ever attempted to source books.
This post originally appeared on Nathan Holmquist’s website, Book to the Future. How I got a recycling center to literally give me $3,000 in books. Half the battle, I’ve heard it said, is just showing up. Recently, I moved from a city I unofficially dubbed “The thrift store capital of the world” to a town […]
How I sold a $15 book for $130 with Fulfillment by Amazon. The American Sniper film – based on a book – came out this week. I don’t really watch movies, but I do know it’s the #1 film right now. And it reminded me of a major coup I pulled almost exactly two years […]
I found a book on how to make crystal meth in your kitchen. It’s selling on Amazon for $75. And I don’t know what to do. I’ve picked up some weird items to sell on Amazon. This one gets the crown. Here it is: Yes, a book on how to make crystal meth in your […]
Confessions of an FBA seller who bought a video store: Approaching the two year anniversary, I share the lessons I learned driving cross-country for 3,000 DVDs. (If you’re not in the mood for a cool story about a big score, skip to the end for the profitable lessons.) The time: Almost two years ago. A […]
A retrospective and obituary, after two sellers discover my #1 secret book source. (Apologies for the delay between posts. Big things in the works. All will be revealed soon….) It happened. I mean, it always happens, but I never thought it would happen to this place. My #1 most profitable book source for over three […]