Resources

Tools and services I personally use and recommend.

My Top Recommendations

Navigating the tools available to the private label business owner can be quite a challenge. If you look at nothing else on this page, these are the seven that you should know about.

I find myself recommending these resources again and again, in emails and on podcasts. I use them because they make my life and business easier, and I'm confident you'll agree too.

More Recommendations

The following are some of the other products and services I personally use in my business. I hope that they are helpful to you.

  • Product Launch & Ranking

  • ZonBlast

    There is no better way to launch a new product, or maintain and grow an existing product's ranking. Period.

    This is not a review service, but rather an algorithm and ranking service. I highly recommend the 2x monthly VIP package, or the 4x monthly VIP package if you have multiple products.

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Skubana

    The world’s top sellers use Skubana for one simple reason: it accelerates their business like no software on earth. It is beautiful, intelligent, intuitive, and incorporates every post-checkout feature imaginable.

  • Hosting

  • Bluehost

    They are incredibly easy to use especially their 1-click automatic WordPress installation and excellent customer service - via phone and via chat. I highly recommend using Bluehost to anyone who is just starting out. (special discounted rate)

  • Email Follow Up Services

  • Overgrowth

    Overgrowth combines cutting-edge, best in class email follow up for Amazon sellers with a suite of other awesome features such as monitoring for hijackers, feedback and reviews, and influencer outreach, keyword tracking and more!

  • Email Marketing Services

  • Aweber

    The most powerful email opt-in service and email marketing tool out there. It's what I personally use to build my email list, and used by nearly every "guru" and marketer online.

  • Analyzing & Tracking Results

  • Overgrowth

    Overgrowth combines cutting-edge, best in class email follow up for Amazon sellers with a suite of other awesome features such as monitoring for hijackers, feedback and reviews, and influencer outreach, keyword tracking and more!

  • Google Analytics

    Google's free website tracking and analytical tool. A must have for anyone with any type of website.

  • Clicky

    It's just like Google Analytics, except it's easier to use, and you can view how many people are on your site (and what they're doing) in real time! Your first site is free.

  • Sales / Squeeze Pages

  • ClickFunnels

    ClickFunnels is the tool I use to quickly and easily built opt-in forms, landing pages and other digital elements for my physical products. Give it a try for FREE for 14 days -- you'll be impressed, too!

  • Keyword Research & Tracking

  • Overgrowth

    Overgrowth combines cutting-edge, best in class email follow up for Amazon sellers with a suite of other awesome features such as monitoring for hijackers, feedback and reviews, and influencer outreach, keyword tracking and more!

  • Amztracker

    The best keyword research and tracking tool on the planet, hands down with out a shadow of a doubt. This is a must-have for your Amazon arsenal.

  • Sonar

    Sonar by Sellics is a free Amazon keyword research tool with a database of over 72 million keywords pulled from the real search queries of Amazon shoppers. It includes a free reverse ASIN lookup which you can use to identify your competitors’ keywords, and Sonar will also display the search volume for each keyword.

  • Keyword Tool Dominator

    A super awesome tool with a function specific for Amazon. Check it out.

  • Online Payments and Money Transfers

  • Payability

    Get your Amazon payouts every single day. That's right! Payability pays you daily instead of every two weeks. Get a $100 gift card just for opening an account.

  • Payoneer

    Payoneer allows you to send and receive payments to individuals and businesses the world over. Don't have a US bank account? Payoneer can help. Need to pay a contractor in another country? Payoneer makes that easy, too. Get $25 free when you open an account

  • Tracking Inventory & Costs

  • Inventory Lab

    Track inventory levels and cost to determine your profitability.

  • Funding Sources

  • UpFund.io

    UpFund allows you to fund your inventory using other people's money (OPM) through the power of crowdfunding. Get special, low rates just for PLP listeners by clicking on this link.

  • Payability

    Get your Amazon payouts every single day. That's right! Payability pays you daily instead of every two weeks. Get a $100 gift card just for opening an account.

  • Freight Forwarding

  • FlexPort

    FlexPort is your solution for freight forwarding. Tired of the hassles with traditional freight forwarding? Go online and simplify your life with FlexPort!

  • Outsource

  • FreeeUp

    Freeeup makes finding the right talent easy. Find a VA for one task or 100 with a few easy clicks.

  • Fiverr

    Anything you need for just $5 bucks. My podcast intros and most of my design work I get from Fiverr.

  • Upwork

    One of my favorite places to outsource. You can pay by the hour or a fixed rate. A big advantage with Upwork is that you can monitor their work.

  • 99 Designs

    Run a contest and have a logo, product packaging or other design need met. Check out their tasks, which are small projects completed in 1 hour for $19 bucks!

  • Advanced Learning/ Masterminds

  • Private Label World Summit

    Looking for practical advice and tips from more than 20 of the WORLD’s BEST experts in the industry?

  • ZonSquad

    The MOST elite group of Entrepreneurs. Seriously, if you want to be successful, surround yourself with successful people. ZonSquad is one way to do just that.

  • Video Hosting Resources

  • S3 Amazon

    The best and cheapest place to host all your video. Not only that, but you can host all your audios, PDF's, eBooks, pretty much anything you can download and stream. (Make sure you get "Simple Storage Service")

  • Youtube

    Free video streaming service. This is good for any videos that's free for the public to view. (For any private videos, I suggest getting S3 Amazon and use EVP for easy access and streaming.)

  • Recommended Reading

  • Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

    This is the book that started the entrepreneurial fires burning when I was just a kid. Wherever you are on your journey, this is a must-read!

  • The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss

    This book will expand your mindset on what you feel is possible in building a "lifestyle business". What more can I say. The title says it all.

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