Amazon Selling

  • Amazon Cracks Down on Email Product Review Requests

    … As sellers continue the rush to find legal ways to drum up reviews for their products, Amazon is quickly responding with a crackdown on many commonly used practices. Apparently, when the retailer pulled the plug on incentivized reviews a few months ago, it sent a flood of activity through their messaging platform. That intense surge […] The post…

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  • Profit-Boosting Shoe-Selling Strategies for Amazon Pros & Newbies

    … If you’ve been a reader of the Marketing Words Blog for very long, you probably remember past articles from Stephen Smotherman. I love interviewing him because he always shares extremely valuable and detailed information. This time is no different! I’ve invited Stephen back for his third time to discuss the ins and outs of successfully […] The post Profit-Boosting Shoe-Selling Strategies for Amazon Pros & Newbies appeared first on Marketing Words Blog. …

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  • 4 Reasons Your Review-Request Emails are Being Deleted

    … When you buy as much online as I do, you get a ton of after-purchase emails that ask for reviews. Even though I fully understand how important it is to leave reviews for online sellers, I’ll admit I delete the majority of after-sale emails before I read them. Chances are pretty good that your customers […] The post 4 Reasons Your Review-Request…

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  • What to Expect From the Amazon Marketplace in 2017

    … risks everyone will be nervously trying everything they can to diversify off Amazon — and largely failing to do so as Amazon continues to dominate e-commerce in the USA and beyond. 2) Geographic Expansion From 2011 to 2013, Amazon quickly expanded the geographic reach of their programs for 3rd party sellers. Marketplace and FBA quickly went from…

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  • 8 Tips for Making this Your Best Year Yet for Amazon FBA Sales

    … – If you’ve been lazy about keeping track of receipts, profits, losses, sales, etc. then now is a great time to start fresh. It’s important to know your numbers so that you can see what items, stores, categories, etc. are the most profitable for your Amazon business. Maybe you thought selling grocery items was worth the time and money, but do you…

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  • How Amazon Hijacks Listings & What to do if it Happens to You

    … that Plugable submits don’t go through. The page is stuck like this. The culprit? Amazon. More specifically, Amazon Retail started selling the compact size of the Plugable keyboard, and overwrote the contents of the listing as a result. To understand why they’re allowed to do this, we have to take a look at how edit priority works for listings. Edit…

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  • Irrelevant Keywords Could Crash Your Amazon Conversion Rate

    … characters of keywords in these fields. Nothing could be further from the truth. Others followed the mindset that if you could, you should. They proceeded to fill every single character with words that might even remotely apply to the product they were selling until they reached a total as close to 5,000 as possible. To clarify: No! Amazon…

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  • Getting Amazon Reviews Using Follow-Up Emails

    … Copyright © 2016 Marketing Words Copywriting Blog. All Rights Reserved The posts contained within this blog are the sole property of Marketing Words, Inc., and full copyright privileges are held by Marketing Words, Inc. A limited, free reprint license is granted to those who wish to reproduce this content in full provided live links…

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  • The Key to Global Selling Success: Accurate Translation

    … their international market and succeed in the ever-expanding global marketplace. If you’re ready to progress into global selling, get a quote from JR Language today on your projects. They have the specialized knowledge to accurately translate Amazon listings and other forms of e-commerce copy as well as business documents and more. Please share this post with your friends.…

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  • 5 Common Mistakes That Can Tank Your Amazon Listing Success

    … your copy. One primary reason is that it would be difficult to write copy for a particular product and never mention what the product is. After all, keywords are essentially nouns that describe the thing you are selling. Mistake #3 – Repeating Keywords Over & Over to Improve Rankings One aspect of writing Amazon product listings has remained…

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  • Tips From Special Agent Gibbs on How to Write Better Copy

    … Whether Mark Harmon’s famous character on NCIS knows it or not, he gives ssage advice about writing copy in almost every episode. His comments are an excellent reminder for anyone who writes sales messages to stay focused on your customer. Rather than flooding them with what you want to say, tell them what they want to hear. Gibbs constantly…

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