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How to Upload Products in Bulk?

Learn how you can save time and many products at once to your store using AutoDS' bulk upload feature

This article explains AutoDS V2 (2021), our newer version supporting dropshipping to eBay and Shopify. If the images you see do not match the ones on your account, it means you are using the current version (V1). Check out this link for the article relevant to you.

To upload in bulk and save time go to + Add Products from your AutoDS account: 

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1- Hit the Upload CSV tab. 

2- Upload the CSV file you created using the instruction on the right side. You can also download an example file. Once the file is processed you will see this:

3- Choose the source supplier.

4- Choose the region and click Next

5- Choose if to apply one of these advanced options:

You will now have to go through the 4 stages for upload settings:

General

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1 - Check the box if you wish to use the default settings you have stored for this store and supplier. If you do, all fields will be greyed and you can skip to the next stage by clicking Next.

2- Choose a template (It's not a must choose it now, you can set it up first on the settings page to learn how to do that click here).

3- You can choose to add a tag to your upload. For example, if you're uploading a product for Christmas you might want to add a tag called 'Christmas' so you can later easily find the product and remove it When Christmas is over.

4- Choose a collection you want this product to be added to.  This applies to Shopify uploads only. 

5- Select a price range for the item/items you are uploading.

6- Enable \ Disable the monitoring for price\stock\ order 

 

Click Next

Pricing

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1- Check the box if you wish to use the default settings you have stored for this supplier.

If you do, all fields will be greyed and you can skip to the next stage by clicking Next.

2- Decide if you want one of the automations you created to be applied on these uploaded products. You can learn how to set the automations here

3- Choose your fees you are paying to the selling site and the different payment methods (for example, eBay fee + PayPal fee). 

4- Set the additional profit in $ you wish for the item 

5- Set the additional % profit you wish for the item 

6- Enable or disable the dynamic profit feature, setting a profit for your products by a range of prices:

 You can add more rules to cover as many price ranges as you wish. 

Once you're done, click Next

Shipping & Policy

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If you are uploading to eBay, more options will be adding such as selecting your policies and setting the eBay listings as a private one

1- Check the box if you wish to use the default settings you have stored for this store and supplier. If you do, all fields will be greyed and you can skip to the next stage by clicking Next.

2- Check which shipping method you wish the system to monitor from the source site: 

3- Choose the country from which you're sourcing the item.

4- Type in the city you wish your item will be located in.

Once you're done, click Next

Import to Store

In this last stage, you can choose to add your item as a draft so you can edit it more later before you import it to your store. You can publish it immediately to the selling site or you can schedule the upload so it will be uploaded on a later date you select. You can learn more about scheduled uploads in this article.

 

Check out these guides for more help: 
 
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LUD: January 24th, 2021