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My Dropshipping Journey with AliExpress

Discussion in 'eCommerce' started by yaros, Jul 22, 2015.

  1. Ramzan Ahmad

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    Hi @yaros,
    I need your help. I started a dropshipping store and selected a niche along with the plugins needed but when it came to my theme and I used Davinci theme which I guess is developed by you. I activated it on my store and opening my site now gives an HTTP ERROR 500 which I guess is caused by the theme not integrating with woocommerce. I came to this article https://docs.woocommerce.com/document/third-party-custom-theme-compatibility/utm_source=notice&utm_medium=product&utm_content=themecompatibility&utm_campaign=woocommerceplugin and there are 2 ways to resolve this issue but could you tell me which one would be better and if possible guide me through the process.
    Thanks in advance. I already messaged you on skype with the username tanki381.
    SEMrush
     
    Last edited: Jan 3, 2018
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 3, 2018 IP
    SEMrush
  2. Ramzan Ahmad

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    #1142
    email:
     
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 3, 2018 IP
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    #1143
    DaVinci theme does not support WooCommerce. It can be only used with WordPress and AliDropship original plugin (not AliDropship Woo version).
     
    yaros, Jan 3, 2018 IP
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    #1144
    So don't you use woocommerce in your sites ? If not what do you use?
     
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 4, 2018 IP
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    #1145
    @yaros,
    What if I want to use Davinci theme in my WP dropshipping store? What will I have to do?
     
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 4, 2018 IP
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    #1146
    You need AliDropship plugin to use the theme.
     
    yaros, Jan 4, 2018 IP
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    #1147
    Hello, anybody here has real life experience about alidroship for woocommerce ?
    Not the usual spam sh*t posted all over the internet please.
    Thank you.
     
    buythiscomputer, Jan 9, 2018 IP
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    yaros, Jan 9, 2018 IP
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    #1149
    @yaros do you include the delivery prices in your pricing formula?
     
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 10, 2018 IP
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    #1150
    I am using FREE shipping or epacket options only.
     
    yaros, Jan 10, 2018 IP
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    #1151
    What I meant to say was that do u include the epacket delivery price to your product when adding to your website and then make it go through your pricing formula or do you only price your product with it's aliexpress sale price?
     
    Ramzan Ahmad, Jan 11, 2018 IP
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    epacket shipping option costs around $2-5, so I just include it to my pricing mark-up formula.
     
    yaros, Jan 11, 2018 IP
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    #1153
    Hello, I do not like to let many plugins enabled on my Woocommerce shop because plugins often slow down websites and are more chance to be hacked sooner or later.
    Do you think that after having imported the products I can disable the plugin ?
    I know that I won't be able to order automatically from Aliexpress and will have to do it manually, but it's not a problem for me, as I perfectly know that I won't have hundreds orders daily.
    So is it possible to disable the plugin after having imported the products from Aliexpress or do we NEED to keep it enabled ?
    Thank you for your help.
     
    buythiscomputer, Jan 12, 2018 IP