This page compiles all the tools and resources I have mentioned in my posts so you don’t have to go trawling through my old posts looking for a particular resource or tool. Below is a list of what I’ve mentioned/offered so far:

Resources

  • Tax ID Cheat Sheet – Walkthrough for obtaining Federal Tax ID in the US when you live abroad.
  • Shipping Cheat Sheet – Detailed step by step walkthrough for shipping your product into the US. Explores dealing with manufacturers and freight forwarders including detailed explanation of documents you will need to fill out.

Tools

  • Amazuite 4.0 – Great for researching a nich market or product to sell.
  • 99Designs – Works well for creating graphics for a logo, package inserts or anything else brand related.
  • AMZ Tracker – A great tool for tracking yours and competitor’s sales, sales rank and most importantly, has access to a great review club!
  • Speedy Barcodes – Quick, easy and low cost way to get legitimate UPCs for your products.
  • Google Keyword Research Tool – A great tool to see what keywords people are searching for.
  • MerchantWords – A tool that claims to show Amazon keyword search statistics. Not 100% convinced on it but it does serve as a good general guide.