One of the only repeat guests on the Actualize Freedom Podcast, Troy Johnston was asked to come back on to share his innovative solution to Amazon launches using Manychat. Troy is a big fan of using Manychat to drive sales to products with a promise of a rebate. But it’s
Actualize Freedom Podcast
The Amazon FBA Podcast for Advanced Ecommerce Brand Owners
Host Danny Carlson interviews Amazon Selling experts, 8 figure brand builders, & the smartest digital marketers in the game. Learn more about Danny Carlson here.
This is not focused on beginners, Danny treats every interview as an opportunity to learn the true core of what made each guest successful.
Listen in as Danny challenges his guests to go beyond the surface level & staright to the advanced strategies & nuggets behind some of the most successful digital entrepreneurs in the Amazon space today.
Do you have inventory that just won’t sell sitting in Amazon FBA warehouses costing you storage fees? Orion Avidan has a proven framework for selling through that inventory while retaining 60% of your profits. Clear cut criteria for deciding which inventory should utilize which liquidation strategy removes uncertainty and provides
Looking for an edge on your Amazon competition? Throwing more money at Amazon Ads or product launch services isn’t the only way. Product positioning through unique copywriting targeted at buyer desires works just as well! Check out Kenji ROI’s Amazon Copywriting Service: https://www.kenjiroi.com/amazon-listing-services/ Amy Wees from Amazing at Home has
https://youtu.be/lhSaO5KSm9E Using Facebook Messenger Marketing for Amazon launches, ranking, and reviews is effective, but it’s recently gotten more complicated. So I brought my friend Michelle Smith back on the podcast for round 2, and a short, to the point summary of what 2020 will bring for challenges, but also opportunities
https://youtu.be/XZuuZ7vUnjE Isaac Smith has been building eCommerce businesses for over six years. After selling his business in 2019, he co-founded Summit eCommerce Advisors, which provides bookkeeping and financial services to eCommerce businesses. He also hosts a podcast, Next Level eCommerce, where he interviews successful eCommerce entrepreneurs. https://www.facebook.com/groups/surviveandthrivesummit/ http://www.nextlevelecommerce.co/ https://www.summitecommerce.co/home36177204 firstname.lastname@example.org
Can you add value to your Amazon FBA products by pairing it with a cheap smartphone app? More brands are realizing the power of connecting physical products to the digital world, and how a basic app can be a unique differentiator in the ecommerce market. Jonny Bradley is an Entrepreneur,
https://youtu.be/JjPcmgEgnUA If you are considering creating a Shopify store to supplement your Amazon sales, you’re probably wondering which Shopify apps you should use. Derric Haynie is a professional Shopify software stack consultant and tells us his best recommendations for: Abandoned Cart Automations SMS Marketing Automations Shopify Themes Conversion Rate Boosting
The world economy is on the brink of collapse, and Amazon sellers are worried. Why are some brands thriving while others struggle to survive? Sure lots of it depends on whether you’re selling survival or outdoor recreational items, but as Andy Arnott points out, there are other things Amazon sellers
Mike Michelini is stuck in Cebu City Philippines hotel room after being dragged out of his friend’s apartment by paranoid security guards during the COVID-19 outbreak. He was featured on Yahoo finance talking about the situation in China with manufacturer shutdowns, and some returning to business as normal. With his
Seller Skills 2 – Paul Easton – 3 Steps to Build an Audience Off Amazon – Drive External Traffic to Amazon Products
Relying on Amazon as your only traffic source is scary and dangerous. Paul Easton shares why building your own store is NOT the first step, and what you should be focusing on first to diversify your Amazon traffic. Step 1: Product Inserts You design them quickly in Canva using pre-made
Getting reviews for your Amazon products is getting more and more difficult, & techniques evolve. Gone are the days when you could buy Amazon reviews through shady Amazon review sites and get away with it. White hat is the way to go! Michael Melgar and Tygh Walters have an ecommerce
Ben Donovan is a based UK family man and Amazon Seller & YouTuber who focuses heavily on building a brand with quality products. Here’s some of what you can expect on this episode of the Actualize Freedom Podcast. 4 Steps To Building a Brand Find a market you can improve
Will Christensen is the master of Amazon FBA business automations, and founder of the company Data Automation, and he shares his experience in this Actualize Freedom Podcast Episode! What things should you NOT automate? Will Christensen’s rule is to never automate something you haven’t done yourself at least 5 times.
The European Seller Conference is coming up in less than 2 weeks in Prague, is it worth it? Personally I can say the value I’ve gotten from Amazon Seller events far outweighs the costs of tickets and flights. All it takes it 1 valuable new business relationship with another seller,
https://youtu.be/Ji6c5mG36Kk Sean Smith is near the top of my list of who I trust for Amazon PPC strategy. I’ve been through a lot of Amazon PPC courses and in my opinion, his PPC & AMS Accelerator with Taylor Benterud is the best one. Software automation for Amazon PPC optimization is
5:05 – Is sending series of value-based messages acceptable? 6:19 – Is immediately getting people on email/sms messaging lists recommended? 10:32 – The future of messenger marketing in general 15:20 – How Ryan engages with his group 17:33 – Tactics for Amazon product launches using messenger marketing 23:15 – How
1:41 – Adding revenue and cutting costs 2:49 – The first things to look at when cutting costs 4:45 – Finding the pertinent information in order to properly cut costs 6:44 – Gauging and negotiating profit margins with suppliers 8:17 – Creating a relationship with your suppliers that allows for
1:56 – Changes to Amazon URLs 5:57 – Why are some people seeing mixed or poor results with keyword URLs? 8:50 – The best contemporary product launch strategy according to Bradley 13:27 – Gauging Etsy and Pinterest trends 18:51 – Combining launch strategies for a product with budget in mind
https://youtu.be/Z4-3aaAwnWE Kristina Mertens is an expert on hiring Amazon FBA related freelancers and agencies with her experience at Sermondo, a platform that connects brands with Amazon FBA talent. She shares her best tips on vetting companies, avoiding scams, and most effective ways of working with freelancers to get the most
https://youtu.be/JzYlxdV_oyI 1:44 – Amazon followup email optimization 12:43 – Review optimization numbers 16:29 – ACOS 21:35 – How much ACOS is too much? 26:09 – Search Find Buy best practices 29:30 – Product research with Helium 10 filters 39:13 – Where to find Quin online Links/resources Profit Builder – https://wpprofitbuilder.com/
ZonGuru CEO Jon Tilley joins us today to delve into the depths of the Amazon data stores need to grow their Amazon business, and how to properly implement it to maximize results. Many sellers ignore this data, and as a result, their business suffers. Or perhaps they are doing well,
Amazon listing optimization expert and founder of PickFU John Li joins us today on Actualize Freedom. In this episode, John elucidates the importance of split testing in regards to your ecommerce store’s optimization process. We’ll get into the hard details regarding split testing, how to implement it properly and how
Many Amazon sellers disregard the option to implement coupons into their sales strategy as they believe there are better, more auspicious ways to land more conversions. Scott Needham is here with us today to shine a light on the unique opportunities Amazon coupons can offer. If you feel like your
Video marketing can be a minefield, especially for newcomers. Without knowledge of what to shoot for, you can deplete your bankroll real fast with botched video advertisement implementation. Video marketing expert Rick Cesari joins us today to help us defuse some of those mines commonly stumbled onto in the field.
Amazon Wholesale Products to Sell for Profit – Dan Meadors Full Strategy 2020 – Actualize Freedom Podcast
Selling wholesale on amazon is a much simpler model than private label, so many Amazon sellers are adding to their arsenal. Dan Meadors has sold more than $10 million online, but it took him years of trial and error to figure out which products to sell on Amazon. After trying
Today we interview Steven Black, a seasoned Amazon guru with a different perspective than most experts out there today. Steven tells us all about how he gets so much done, the methods he employs to achieve success and where he finds all the time to do it all. This one
Amazon external marketing strategist and mindset development expert Liran Hirschkorn joins us today do delve deep into the mysterious depths of external marketing in ecommerce. Laran goes into the crucial details about how to run an effective marketing campaign from the ground up, as well as attaining a successful mindset.
Ecommerce veteran and expert Henson Wu joins us today on the Actualize Freedom Podcast. Henson delves deep into the hot topic that is Amazon reviews and details what we can do to influence this crucial component of our businesses to our benefit. Whether or not you sell on Amazon, Henson
Veteran of all things Amazon Shawn Michael joins us today as we delve into the ever-crucial mindset necessary in order to tackle the broader aspects of being an Amazon business runner as well as the integral minutiae involved. Hard work and failure is essential for long term success. Join us
Scientist turned Amazon seller manager and tech innovator Chris Rawlings joins us today to share his unique story and invaluable experiences. Between monitoring the performance of small, midsize and large companies and technological innovations, we’re lucky Chris found the time to feature on Actualize Freedom and share his indispensable insights
Amazon external traffic expert and self-proclaimed marketing nerd Brandon Buckner joins us today to offer valuable insight into relevant topics such as Google Ads and how Amazon sellers can optimize their revenue using various advertising methods. Brandon discusses effective cutting edge methods to manage sales campaigns and funnels that are
Mastermind behind FBA Kings Facebook group and the Seller.tools application Troy Johnston joins us today on Actualize Freedom. Troy’s experience and knowledge of keyword implementation as well as Amazon’s inner workings and procedures will lend an auspicious helping hand to new and experienced sellers alike. 1:30 – What should new
Third member and co-mastermind of Seller Tradecraft to be a guest on the Actualize Freedom Podcast Nick Young joins us today to share his wide breadth of knowledge, experience and expertise with running an Amazon business and successfully navigating its many grey areas. This episode contains integral information regarding running
Multiple 8 figure business owner and business coach Adam Hudson joins us today as we delve into the multiple angles within Amazon with his unique and comprehensive perspective. Adam details the mindset necessary to keep unique, innovative and interesting products on the market and how to effectively implement market segmentation.
We all know that creating an Amazon business presents a long list of challenges. What many sellers don’t know is that if you already have an Amazon FBA business and are looking to sell, it’s not exactly like selling a car or a set of vintage baseball cards. Coran Woodmass
Starting an Amazon business is often daunting, presenting tasks and learning curves which may seem insurmountable, scaring many new sellers off. Of the ones that make it through that initial stage, most don’t realize the brand new set of tasks and learning curves that come with substantial growth. Join us
Every product or service requires a unique advertising plan and method of execution. Additionally, each of these plans needs to be updated and tweaked as time goes on and the Amazon climate continues to evolve. These processes can be overwhelming even for seasoned sellers. Take this opportunity to let Amazon
Many new or aspiring Amazon sellers aren’t aware of the integral number crunches that are so essential to a successful business. Let Brittany’s expertise give you a head start on those unsexy yet crucial bureaucratic elements of running your Amazon business. 1:39 – Quantifying and designating funds properly on Amazon.
In this episode we interview 7 figure Amazon seller and digital nomad Alex Huditan. Alex shares in depth details about his methods to success as well as some important lessons he’s learned in this past 5 years. The present operations climate at Amazon is not very user friendly for newcomers.
Young entrepreneur Casey Gauss shares his in-depth knowledge about the micro and macro data operations on Amazon. As founder and CEO of Viral Launch, a company aimed at providing entrepreneurs with the insight, tools, and partnerships needed for lasting success, Casey often launches hundreds of products daily. Take this opportunity
In this interview we discuss the unique entrepreneurial journey of successful Amazon seller and software developer Aron Raduly. Aron details the story of his multi-faceted business ventures, provides tips to avoid pitfalls and his experience dealing with the problems that invariably arise. Take advantage of the expertise of someone who
Contemporary online ads expert Ryan Rigney shares his vast experience in external advertising for Amazon products. Ryan offers in-depth detail regarding the immense opportunity found in Facebook Messenger campaigns and Facebook ads. Other exciting topics discussed include implementing successful launch strategies, focus on reviews, best practices and risky endeavors in
Amazon superstar and guru of supplement sales Jeremy Sherk stars in this first-ever return appearance on Actualize Freedom! Get the inside information about what has changed since his last interview in terms of approach, distribution, marketing strategy, psychology of business and much more. 1:58: The Amazon review purge. 4:30:
Amazon entrepreneur, family man and digital nomad Ben Obrian shares the secrets which earned him freedom from his mundane day job! In this interview Ben details the hours he worked at different periods in his business as well as the processes, steps and decisions he made throughout his entrepreneurial career.
QUOTES: “I eventually found this Amazon FBA model which made just so much sense to me because I could see the value of the tangible products, I didn’t need to build trust with the customer, I didn’t need to do anything but create a better widget and present it to
Successful Amazon entrepreneur Nate Ginsberg details how he built his business from the ground up. He covers a wide scope of pertinent subjects ranging from vetting employees, marketing, finance management, logistics, the psychological aspect of building and running a business and the importance of enjoying what you do. 2:10:
We’re shaking things up a bit! Instead of having a single specific focus, we’re taking a walk through the multi-faceted business history of Mario Milanovic. Let Mario share the vast knowledge he has accumulated along the way and motivate you to not only be your best, but to lead the
Come get a brain pick with Messenger marketing guru Michelle Smith! Delve into expert planning and strategy, gain foreknowledge of pitfalls to avoid and get a head start on turning your prospects into conversions in this info-rich episode! 3:16: How to properly build a messenger list 9:21: How Michelle
Outsourcing specialist Jake Barefoot details the opportunities, obstacles, tips and best practices of hiring abroad: particularly in the Philippines. The experience Jake shares in this episode is sure to help you vet auspicious remote working relationships! 1:33 – How Jake came to be an expert in Filipino/overseas outsourcing 5:04
A young entrepreneur form Canada that started with nothing & built a 7 figure construction material business, & did the same in real estate & Amazon FBA.
Daniel DiPiazza is a best-selling author whose content has a monthly reach of more than 500,000 viewers and has been featured in Forbes, Inc., Fortune and Time. After quitting his job at Longhorn Steakhouse in 2011, he began a serial entrepreneur streak growing multiple six-figure service businesses.
Ryan shows us how to create the sales email that eventually landed him his incredibly powerful partnership with Amazon. His sales email included 32 steps which may seem a tad excessive but if you look at the upside Ryan walked away with, it is well worth your time and attention
Navigating an Amazon suspension can be on of the worst things an Amazon seller has to deal with. Because it’s such a hot-button issue I wanted to talk to Ed Rosenberg of Amazon Sellers Group TG. He consults with some of the top Amazon sellers and is a compliance specialist
Amazon Advertising is the new name for all AMZ ad platforms… are they trying to take on Facebook & Google Ads? 😯 I could think of no one better to consult than Brian R Johnson of PPCScope for Amazon Sellers, Sponsored Products Academy, & canopy.management
Serial entrepreneur of the highest regard, Manny Coats has been involved in successful online marketing and advertising since the 90’s. Through perseverance and hard work, he is now running multiple 7-figure businesses; from PC games to mobile applications and now Amazon software. He is the CEO and founder of Helium
Kevin Pasco the 26 year old KILLER has grown an 8 figure Amazon business Nested Naturals with around 20 employees (co-founded with Jeremy Sherk)
Jeremy’s journey is an inspiring one… He started off with initial success as a digital nomad travelling the world with his laptop, only to realize it wasn’t what he wanted. Through a leap of faith & series of good moves, Jeremy founded Nested Naturals with co-founder Kevin Pasco and has
Nathan Hirsch, founder of FreeeUp, shares his journey starting from Amazon to FreeeUp, a marketplace that taps into the top 1% of online freelancers,
Adi Gullia is a serial entrepreneur from Vancouver, Canada who’s founded multiple e-commerce brands, especially on Amazon FBA He currently does high 7 figures in annual sales & even showed up on Dragon’s Den where he received an offer for his brand Grace & Stella Co.
Mike Zigare is a co-founder of PPC Entourage & also a 7 figure Amazon Seller. In this episode he shares his insights from both his own selling experience a well as through helping hundreds of Amazon FBA sellers with pay per click. PPC Entourage software can help simplify your PPC
• 01:38 – What happened when CRA contacted Wilson? • 13:35 – Setting up a business everything right from the start is a must. • 14:14 – The importance to understand the language of bookkeeping. • 19:37 – Having a super clean book can put you in a position to
• 00:40 – What is Post Launch Monitoring? • 02:22 – Keyword Rank Monitoring. • 04:01 – Example of a keyword change. • 06:06 – When to do a second launch. • 07:24 – What are Super URLs? • 11:30 – Dealing with / Tactics to get rid of negative
In this episode we go through Amazon PPC: Sponsored Ads. Learn how to steal sales from competitors, what the important terminology is, what are the key ways to set up your campaigns.
How do you deal with any roadblocks that may come up along your journey to Amazon success? Danny did plenty of research and preparation, which paid off in a big way, as he was quickly making $10,000 a month on Amazon after starting, and that soon soared even higher!
One of the most important factors in succeeding with your Amazon business is mindset. The wrong mindset and expectations can cause things to go wrong, and may even lead you to give up on your business far too soon.
Rob Schad is a 20-year-old entrepreneur who made $275,000 in just 13 months of selling on Amazon. That includes $130,000 in a single month. Rob is currently building a digital nomad lifestyle, travelling and staying in different places around the world. Links: https://twitter.com/robbyyschad https://medium.com/@robschad https://www.facebook.com/robbyschad http://copywritingprofessor.com/
Whether you are a first-time seller on Amazon or are just now branching out and finding a supplier in China, it is time to develop the skills you need to communicate effectively with your manufacturer. Thinking critically about communication is essential for your profits and your success in online business.
This is a very important episode, so pay attention! Now that you’ve chosen a product, it’s time to get connected with the right supplier. Sure, there are domestic suppliers out there in the U.S. and Canada that you could use. For us, we rely on suppliers in China because they
Are you ready to stop wasting time, and start maximizing your energy? Then you are going to need the right tools to help you out. Here at Actualize Freedom, we have gathered all of the best market research tools and hacks so that you can start your new e-commerce business
Welcome to Part 2 of our Product Research series. In Episode 3, we shared some of our best practices for beginning Product Research. It is crucial to your success to know your product will be a profitable investment well before you ever post your first listing on Amazon. Do you
So you are ready to hack your freedom by starting your own business on Amazon. Great! What do you need to do next to ensure your success? The answer is surprisingly simple. Product Research. Doing Product Research is the key to unlocking your success. In fact, 80% of your success
Welcome to episode 2, and another chance to change your lifestyle and hack your freedom through e-commerce. We are here today to tackle some of the tough questions you are going to face when you begin your online business. What kinds of products should you sell? How about pricing? Are
It’s no secret that e-commerce is transforming the way we do business. Brick-and-mortar businesses are closing left and right, and the consumer trends point to more and more money being spent on an online platform. Even industry leaders are suffering because of the online business evolution! So how can you