Video instructions and help with filling out and completing Can Form 8815 Prohibited

Instructions and Help about Can Form 8815 Prohibited

A big mistake there a lot of people make when they look to sell on Amazon for the first time is they think that they can sell anything on there but the fact is this simply isn't true on Amazon there are some categories that are open to anybody and in fact these are some of the biggest categories this includes home and garden electronics and computers and sports and outdoors now you can make a lot of money with these unrestricted categories and in fact I do recommend that beginners start out with these categories in fact in my video how to start a drop shipping business I show you how to find profitable electronics to resell and dropship on Amazon because electronics is an unrestricted category but some of the biggest categories require approval to sell them these include health beauty clothing and grocery items and the selling world we refer to getting approval to sell in these categories as having the categories be unguided because an effect amazon and gates those categories so that you can sell those items through your Amazon account there are four main reasons why these categories have been gated by Amazon one of them is that they want to keep your site looking professional and clean this is one the major reasons that clothing has been restricted to they are trying to minimize counterfeit items on their website this is why Watchers have been restricted three they have health and safety concerns and this is why grocery items have been restricted and fought they have strict quality control to ensure that the customer gets high quality legitimate products and this is a very big reason why collectibles have been restricted and have very very strict requirements if you want to sell in them each restricted category has their own approval process but some of them are very similar to each other for each category that you're going to want to sell in you're going to need to submit an application in this video I'm going to tell you which categories are restricted and what you need to do to become unguided in them but be warned this is a very information packed video so if you're looking for some liked viewing today I would suggest that you turn around now but if you want a comprehensive overview of the restrictor categories on Amazon and how to become engaged in them then keep watching this video the following categories have a very similar application process clothing and accessories shoes handbags and sunglasses travel bags and travel accessories jewellery sexual wellness and Watchers first to sell these categories you're going to need a professional seller account this cost $39.99 a month and it has a one month free trial to start second you need to read over what is it isn't allowed to be sold within these individual categories for example if you want to sell watches you cannot sell secondhand watches you will also need to read over their listing policies so that when you get engaged in this category you make sure that you list items according to these specifications and your cart needs to meet some minimum seller performance targets if you ant a new seller this means you need less than 1% order defect rate a pre fulfillment cancel rate of less than 2.5 percent and less than 4% late shipment rate next you're gonna need to fill out a form which is going to ask you different questions about the items that you're selling this is to ensure that you're not selling items that are restricted within that category such as planning to sell secondhand watches and that form they'll often ask you additional details about your business such as the different quantities that you are planning to sell and also what type of brands that you're looking to sell in their form they'll usually ask you different questions about your business such as how many units that you want to sell and the types of brands that you're looking to sell as well and here is an important tip if they ask you how many units that you want to sell the minimum amount that you can put down is one to five do not put down one to five if you do this your rejection rate is going to go way up next you need to agree to the image requirements and these are very important and I'll go over them in a minute an important note about selling jewelry is that if you're looking to sell fine jewelry you're going to need to submit a separate application and it's going to have a four hundred and ninety nine dollar non-refundable fee so to not do this flippantly second for sexual wellness they're going to make you upload your images rather than just agree to their image requirements the very obvious reasons they're very careful about the types of images for these products on their side so onto the extremely important image require months that you need to agree to Amazon have very strict requirements when it comes to your main image when you upload images for your products you must upload an image that is going to act as your main image and it needs to meet these specifications this is because your main image is going to be a thumbnail image and it's going to be the first image that your customers see your other images do not have to meet these requirements and this is very important for Amazon because it helps them maintain the clean professional look of their website and to be honest with you it definitely does improve the customer experience it is extremely important in that you know what these requirements are and they are one it must accurately represent the product and it must only show the product it has to have minimal to no propping so if