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Discussion in 'Site Flipping' started by tomyeto, Jul 3, 2017.

  1. tomyeto

    tomyeto Registered Member

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    I have an eCommerce dropshipping website, www.pinupdresses.co.uk currently making 3 sales so far. The site established around 2 weeks ago. I have intention to sell this website to start new project. I have experience selling exactly same website on flippa for $650. Total cost for flippa listing and charges is about $116. I think the charge is quite ridiculous an not worth for my site value. I mean if the site sold for $650 is okay, but the charges is too much. Is there any other platform other than flippa to sell site that would not charge too much?

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    lorentzo Senior Member

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    EmpireFlippers? But that is another game...

    Ths sign up is like 300$ and they have some conditions..
     
  3. BassTrackerBoats

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    Now and then I'll sell a site I own but I don't use Flippa.

    The way I go about it is I advertise in a few other places.

    Local online classifieds are amazing to get sites sold and they are easier to sell as people trust you as you are local. I advertise in about a 100 mile radius and offer to meet the potential buyers face to face. Pretty easy to close them if they meet up with you.

    The other way I market is I advertise in niche related forums. If you are selling a site that centers around fishing, join fishing forums and participate and get people to trust you. At some point you offer that you are selling your fishing site and you'll get people biting. Again, you need to build trust so you have to participate in those forums and offer value to the forum in the process.

    I'm sure there are other ways that you can market them and perhaps some folks will pop in here and share but those 2 ways always work well for me.
     
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  4. tomyeto

    tomyeto Registered Member

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    Thanks for your respond. Local online classifieds sound interesting. Could you please share some of them? Or is it local forum?
     
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    $300 does not look good for me. I am not full time website flipper
     
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    My solution to you would be to sell it for more than $650, maybe 1k and then pay the fees.
     
  7. ugW75

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    Maybe try to sell on a forum like here or similar forums where they have website selling sections? Flippa & EmpireFlippers are the other two more known places that come to mind.
     
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    Flippa support is notoriously colossally diabolical. Just google it
     
  9. peteruxu324

    peteruxu324 Newbie

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    Really nice looking website that. I've been meaning to set up a drop-shipping site similar to that for a while now, doing lingerie though. Did you manage to get it sold in the end?
     
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    Shae O'brien Newbie

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    I have a verified facebook page for sale, my snapchat is shae_ob add me for sale :)
     
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    Shae O'brien Newbie

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    where do i go on this forum to sell a verified facebook page? help would be appreciated thanks
     
  12. peteruxu324

    peteruxu324 Newbie

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    How much you selling it for?
     
  13. LinkHeros

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    Sell it on niche relevant forums or Facebook groups. Empire Flippers is really for higher value sites, if you just add on the fees to the listing price then you won't technically pay any fees on Flippa.
     
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    4 questions-
    1-How's traffic?
    2-Revenue?
    3-Why do you leave so much blank space on your pages?
    4-$650?! Respect yourself, consider yourself to be more valuable than that. You're shooting yourself in the foot selling a great potential site like that for peanuts...

    Go to Sedo to sell the site
    Or Epik
    Or Ebay
    Or Amazon
    BuySellWebsite.com

    You're setting yourself up to fail by pricing your work so low.
     
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    sold on flippa for $490
     
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    tomyeto Registered Member

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    It sold already..need money fast haha..I'll be careful next time
     
  17. louiecorp

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    hi try internet marketing forums and post on their classifieds
     
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    Check out EmpireCashflow. They will promote it for only $50 to their email list of potential buyers. No success fees.
     
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    There's non like flippa, but you could try some forums, just google :)