Want to know the most profitable, lowest-risk idea for your home business? It's selling used books online. Here is the complete text of the most popular book about online bookselling of all time:
The Home-Based Bookstore: Start Your Own Business Selling Used Books on Amazon, eBay or Your Own Web Site by Steve Weber
You'll learn how to start your business part-time, then work as little or as much as you want. This step-by-step guide, written by one of the most successful and highly rated sellers on Amazon.com and eBay, includes everything you need to know:
-- Where to find books
Find books in your own neighborhood to resell profitably to a worldwide pool of ready buyers. Get the best sources for valuable used books at low prices.
-- Where to sell
Learn How to list your books to sell at the best price on Amazon.com and eBay, and even your own Web store.
-- Which books to buy
What to look for in fiction, nonfiction, and collectibles to resell at the highest profits.
-- Grading and pricing your books
How to describe and price your books. Learn what buyers are looking for.
-- Handling customers
Tips on handling online book buyers. See the author's time-tested scripts for responding to customer issues. Learn how you can get and maintain high feedback ratings.
-- Fulfilling orders
Easy-to-use ideas for storing, organizing, and shipping your books and handling returns.
-- How to register your business to obtain the proper permits and be exempted from paying sales tax on your inventory.
-- Exclusive profiles and contact info for 32 wholesale distributors of used and new books. Order inventory at up to 90 percent off retail, shipped right to your door.
See the more than 120 rave reader reviews for the paperback edition on Amazon.com.
Also by Steve Weber:
eBay 101: Selling on eBay For Part-time or Full-time Income, Beginner to PowerSeller in 90 Days
Sell on Amazon: : A Guide to Amazon's Marketplace, Seller Central, and Fulfillment by Amazon Programs
Plug Your Book! Online Book Marketing for Authors, Book Publicity through Social Networking