We put together this checklist to help you set up everything you need to start your eBay dropshipping business.

Tip: It is recommended to clear at least 2-3 hours so you could successfully complete the entire setup. You can follow a step-by-step video guidance by taking the video training program

You are only 5 steps away from getting started... ready?

Step 1: Sign up as a seller to eBay and PayPal (For Beginners)

Learn how to set up a seller account on eBay and a business account on PayPal (or roll into the eBay managed payments service): Click here to read the guide

Step 2: Set up a new account in DSM Tool

Create a new DSM Tool account and sync it to eBay: Click here to read the guide

Sellers on eBay use different techniques of product sourcing, dropshipping being one of them. Optimize the settings of your eBay account to fit the dropshipping model: Click here to read the guide

Step 4: Set up your eBay store business policies for Ali Express dropshipping

The most recommended website to use for product sourcing when dropshipping on eBay is Ali Express. Make sure your eBay account is optimized for working with Ali Express as a supplier: Click here to read the guide

Tip: Looking to dropship from other websites?

First, you can still optimize your eBay store for both Ali Express dropshipping and other websites. Second, in the suppliers section in this help center, you can find information on how to set up other websites as your dropshipping suppliers.

Step 5: Optimize your DSM Tool account settings

You can customize the dropshipping software DSM Tool for product sourcing from different websites, but there is so much more than you can do with it. The software comes with automation tools that saves you time and increase your store's performance dramatically:


Click here to read the guide on how to optimize DSM Tool for Ali Express dropshipping


Click here to read the guide on the features that will X10 your eBay store's performance

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