Learn from the Success of Others
Read how people like you have changed their lives simply by doing things they love. You’ll find stories about Oberlo users building, launching and growing their businesses.
Try and Try Again. Building a Successful Business After Multiple Failures
“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” When William Edward Hickson popularized this expression, he certainly wasn’t thinking about ecommerce or dropshipping. But that doesn’t make it any less relevant. After all, what is failure but another step towards success? That’s the attitude that propelled Ahmed Hadi towards […]Read More
‘Commit for One Year or You’re Wasting Your Time’: This Long-Time Dropshipper Has 6 Tips all Beginners Should Hear
Frequently Asked Questions
- Is Oberlo available in my country?
Yes! Oberlo is available worldwide.
- Is Oberlo only available on Shopify?
Yes. Oberlo works exclusively on Shopify’s platform.
- Is Oberlo free?
Oberlo’s Starter plan is 100% free. Pay only when you scale your business.
- Should I start with a general store or a niche store?
- How long does it take to make a first sale?
You can get your first sale on your first day, after a month, or after a year. It mostly boils down to the level of success that you find with your marketing activities, the amount of work that you put into your store, and the audience that you target.
- How can I get my first sale?
Once your store is setup and you’ve launched it, it’s essential that you drive a large amount of traffic to it. There are multiple different ways that you can achieve this, but we recommend paid marketing channels like Facebook advertising, or Google AdWords.
- What is dropshipping?
Dropshipping is a business model which allows entrepreneurs to run their own online stores without ever managing inventory. When a dropshipper sells a product on their store, they’ll then buy it from their supplier, who will ship it directly to the customer.
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