AliDropship is an awesome WordPress plugin that transforms any WordPress website into a dropship store that works with the online retailer, AliExpress.com.
What you may or may not know is that AliDropship also offers many other services such as custom development, custom design, promo video creation and more.
However, one of the most popular and useful services they provide is custom webstore creation. I’ll share with you how this particular service can save time, money, and start earning income for you.
What is the Difference Between the AliDropship Plugin and AliDropship Custom Store?
The primary difference is that with the AliDropship plugin, you will install it and customize your dropship store yourself.
The plugin works exclusively with the WordPress website platform.
Usually, anyone who orders the plugin only is very familiar with using WordPress and has no problem installing the plugin and customizing their store (importing products from AliExpress, adding images, etc.)
When you order an AliDropship custom store, all of the technical details are handled for you. The service includes features such as niche research, domain name registration, and more.
Here is a list of features that are included with ordering a custom store:
- Niche research – They select a trendy, high-demand niche for you after analyzing it for stable long-term positions and a great potential in future.
- Domain name(.com) – Search engine-friendly domain name relevant to your business
- Custom design – You get a unique design including a custom logo, header images, icons, favicon, banners, etc.
- Mobile devices ready – A perfect responsive design fitting the screen size of any device, whether desktop or mobile.
- Google Analytics integration – GA stats integrated – to keep you informed about the website’s traffic, its sources, visitors’ behavior, conversions, etc.
- Up to 12% AliExpress cashback – Get up to 12% cashback for your every purchase on AliExpress.
- WP dropship plugin – The plugin allows searching, importing and updating products on your site directly from AliExpress quickly and easily.
- Payment gateways – AliDropship Plugin supports the most popular payment processors like PayPal, 2Checkout, Stripe, PayU.
- Delivery time – You’ll have a full-fledge dropshipping business: 5 to 15 days depending on your package.
- On-site SEO – Increase visibility within the organic search results and to deliver targeted traffic to your site.
- Social pages – Accounts of your business on the top social networks and integrate social buttons and widgets on your website.
- Promo video (Ultimate Package) – Video will help you to promote your webstore and tell your customers about all the advantages of your products and services.
- Social media promo tool (Ultimate Package) – A special plugin will automatically post your products and promote your business on 4 top social networks.
The number of products that are imported into your store depends upon the package you order. There are three packages to include:
- Basic – 50 products
- Advanced – 100 products
- Ultimate – 200 products
How You Can Save Time Ordering a Custom Dropshipping Store
Ordering a custom store is ideal for anyone, even if you do have experience with using WordPress.
That is because it saves a lot of time if you are ready to start promoting your dropship store immediately.
Otherwise, you will do a lot of the work yourself in terms of niche research, customizing your store, and importing products.
Many people want to hit the ground running when it comes to owning an online business. Part of doing business is knowing how to be efficient.
Often times it involves passing off tasks to someone who can do it more efficiently. This leaves you to complete tasks that you are more efficient at.
Although I am very familiar with using WordPress, I would gladly order a custom dropshipping store.
It would save me a ton of time and I could start working on marketing my store in order to drive traffic to my store.
How You Can Save Money with a Custom Webstore
Ordering a custom webstore can also save you money. When you think about the cost of doing business when it comes to other types of businesses, a dropship store is extremely low-cost to start.
A typical brick-and-mortar business has many expenses associated with it. The biggest expense being rent payments for leasing a physical space.
Another huge expense is ordering and storing inventory for your store. Often times, starting a physical business can cost thousands if not hundreds of thousands to start.
A dropshipping business is very inexpensive to start. For one thing, your business is online. You also do not have to order inventory which alleviates having to store it as well.
There is also no cost associated with shipping and handling because all of that is handled by your dropship supplier, in the case of using AliDropship, that would be AliExpress.com
Start Earning Revenue with Your New Store
Ordering a custom webstore will get you started faster with owning your online business. You will also have many of the major tasks completed for you.
Promoting can be done in a number of ways. One of these ways is using social media. That means having to create accounts on the various social media platforms such as Facebook Twitter, G+, YouTube, and Instagram.
An AliDropship custom store includes social media page creation. That alone can save hours of your time.
Your store will also be ready for the search engines because the service also includes on-site SEO (search engine optimization).
You can begin marketing your dropshipping store as soon as it is delivered to you which is in just a matter of days.