We are super excited to have begun the buildout of our new niche dropshipping store. Our store is sourcing products from AliExpress.com
We are not using the Shopify eCommerce platform the way a majority of dropshippers do. I prefer to use WordPress and therefore sought out an AliExpress dropshipping plugin.
In this post, I’ll explain the reason behind choosing the particular plugin, how we use it, and what our next steps are for our store.
Why I Didn’t Choose Shopify and the Oberlo App
Although Shopify is one of the most popular eCommerce platforms for dropshippers, I chose not to use it for a couple of reasons.
I did try out Shopify and the Oberlo app using their 14-day free trial.
If you are not familiar with Oberlo, it is the software that converts your Shopify store into an AliExpress dropshipping business.
You are able to import products from AliExpress.com right into your Shopify store. Oberlo has a ton of features to include things such as:
- ePacker shipping …