6 Online Business Ideas to Try

6 Online Business Ideas to Try

Looking for online business ideas you can try for yourself? Starting a business is not the complicated endeavour it used to be. The Internet provides a lot more options...

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How to Find and Recruit Drop Shippers

The following is a guest post about finding and recruiting drop shippers submitted by Avid Amiri. One of the central advantages of an online business for any home based business person is the ability to leverage third party suppliers, to provide order fulfillment or...

How to Sell an Email List with Your Website

How to Sell an Email List with Your Website

The following guest post was kindly penned by Allison Reynolds, a veteran niche internet marketer and Flippa customer. She is currently working on creating an online reality TV show about internet marketing called The Reality Challenge. So you have a website for sale...

Dave Jenyns on Cleaning Out His Website Portfolio

We recently caught up with David Jenyns, serial Internet entrepreneur, SEO guy and infrequent seller on Flippa.com. Dave tells us how he's been cleaning out his website portfolio - selling his websites on Flippa and some great selling strategies. How did you come...

Why do People Sell Profitable Websites?

One of our colleagues over at SitePoint recently asked "Why would anyone sell a profitable website, wouldn't you just hang on to it and keep collecting the funds?" Admittedly, I asked myself the same question when I first started at Flippa, and indeed, many buyers are...

Transferring Clickbank Product Ownership

Transferring Clickbank Product Ownership

The following guest post from Carolyne McCourtie (aka Caro), explains how she transferred the ownership of a Clickbank product when she sold her website on Flippa. I recently sold one of my niche businesses on Flippa. I was a first time user of the Flippa service and...

Selling Social Media Profiles with Your Website

Many established websites have social media profiles associated with them such as Facebook pages, Twitter and YouTube accounts. Most social media services' terms of service state that you can't register and sell profiles purely for the sake of selling profiles....

Buying Websites – Defining Your Website Buyer Profile

Before you dive in and start buying websites, it's a good idea to take a little time out for some introspection. Many people want to buy websites to build up a source of passive income - or semi-passive income at least. Hey, who doesn't want passive income right!? And...

Building Drop Ship Websites

Looking through our tag report page recently, the dropship tag jumped out as the 5th most watched, so I thought we'd introduce our Flippa peeps to the wonderful world of building drop ship websites. If your looking for a new angle on developing websites for sale here...

Case Study: Amy Anderson – Website Flipper

We recently caught up with Amy Anderson, a regular website seller on Flippa, and asked her a few questions about her website flipping experiences. How did you come across Flippa.com? My husband Ian and I had a couple of web business models that we had been working on...

Website Selling Strategies for Startup Sites

When listing a website on Flippa, there are a lot of options to consider before you sell your website. Options that can have a significant impact on how well your site sells. If you're a regular seller on Flippa, you've probably experimented with these variables and...

How to Sell Websites Without Finding Clients

Web designers, how do you sell websites when you can't find clients? You might be the best website developer in the world but if you can't find customers and you're not great at sales, how are you going to make money selling websites? Glad you asked! It can be...

Why Build When You Can Buy an Established Website?

The following guest post was contributed by Ryan Moran from eTycoon, a website dedicated to teaching people about buying, building, and developing virtual real estate. For more info on eTycoon, register for a training webinar. If one man’s junk can be another man’s...

New Feature – Watch Sellers

We've just implemented a Watch Seller feature so now you can keep an eye on your favorite sellers' listing activity, including auctions and private sales. When you choose to watch sellers, you will receive a daily email update detailing any new listings posted by...

Detective Work with the Wayback Machine

A great tool to add to your website due diligence arsenal, the Wayback Machine is a digital archive of web pages across time. A website time line if you will, the Wayback Machine gives you the ability to see how a website has changed over time and lets you cross...

Buying Websites – Resources for Beginners

If you're new to buying and selling websites, we recommend you take the time to learn about due diligence tactics, valuation methods and transaction processes before you dive in and start trading. Finding websites for sale here on Flippa is the easy part, discovering...

How to Value a Website that Doesn’t Report Revenue

Valuing a website before deciding to make a purchase is one of the most important steps in your due diligence. Valuing a website that lists little or no revenue in the Flippa sales page is challenging, to say the least. In a previous post I described how I went...

Buying your first website – a case study

As the new marketing manager at Flippa, my first week has been spent learning as much about the marketplace and the users as I can. There's no substitute for "Eating one's own dog food", however, so over the weekend I purchased my first website from the Flippa...