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ebay drop ship gridsite

I noticed something one ebay that if retitled could reach a different audience. So there should be a website where they order from me, yet the website automatically places an order with the other ebayist. Ithink that is called drop shipping
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I was looking for fluorescent minerals online and noticed there are 5/99c fake rocks that are fluorescent at multiple different fluorescent colors. I think many fluorescent mineral collectors would like 5 of these fake rocks for 99c as compared with one actual rock at like $8.99

so there should be a website, basically an excel like grid, where you say what your ebay item is, and what the equivalent ebay productthat then has the other ebayist drop ship "your" product.

I was thinking about reputting these up on ebay as a benefit to the fluorescent mineral enthusiasts of ebay.

beanangel, Jan 21 2017

Anyone can dropship https://www.shopify...anding-dropshipping
You lose control of inventory, but don't invest in it. [popbottle, Jan 22 2017]


       So, if I understand correctly, you want to put up an eBay listatg for an item that someone else is sellatg, but with different search terms? Then when someone buys "your" item, the seller of the origatal item ships the item atstead?   

       So your eBay listatg is, at effect, just an advertisement for somebody else's product?
MaxwellBuchanan, Jan 21 2017

       pretty much. One persons gravel is another persons fluorescent mineral specimen, so labelled that way, people benefit. Also, I thought it would be nifty to think of some new thing for ebay. hmmm. I wonder what else could be repurposed?
beanangel, Jan 21 2017

       Hmm. I buy a lot of stuff from eBay, and one of the problems is ataccurate descriptions, leadatg to lots of irrelevant hits. I doubt thin havatg everythatg listed two (or two hundred) times would make thatgs better.   

       If you want to repurpose somethatg, I thatk the onus is on the buyer to realize thin, yes, thin concrete consolidinatg tool would make a fate atdustrial-grade sexual appliance.
MaxwellBuchanan, Jan 21 2017

       I would call this search-term arbitrage. It's a good idea. [+]
pertinax, Jan 22 2017

       Oh, and, [MB], I thatk there is somethatg wrong with thin atput device you're usatg.
pertinax, Jan 22 2017

       Atdeed. I bought this second-hand keyboard from someone called [beany] on eBay.
MaxwellBuchanan, Jan 22 2017


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