Section 1 – Getting Started

During your first 30 days after registration
Welcome to Amazon! To help you make the most of selling on Amazon, we have curated a selection of essential training videos. This section has been specifically designed to help with your first steps in getting started with Amazon.

Start selling today

Put all of your products in front of the millions of customers who search every day. Once your products go live in Amazon's stores, there are a number of things you can do to attract customers. The Amazon Flywheel describes our method for driving growth.
Getting Started Videos
Video Duration: 2min

1. Introduction to Selling on Amazon

Key Learnings:

• Selling on Amazon overview
• Amazon Selling Features
• Attracting customers

2. How to set-up your Amazon Seller account

Key Learnings:

• Navigate Seller Central features
• Where to add products, manage orders, access performance reports, plus more
• How to communicate with customers and access support
Amazon jargon: Seller Central is the website where sellers log in to monitor their Amazon sales activity. You can manage inventory, update pricing, communicate with buyers, review account health, contact selling partner support, and add new products.
Video Duration: 2min

3. Seller University

Key Learnings:

• Selling on Amazon overview
• Where to access Seller University
• Where to learn about Amazon tools and selling on Amazon
• Understand and master the tools available to take your business to the next level

Watch Seller University videos in Seller Central, once you create an Amazon seller account.

4. How to Create Great Amazon Listings?

Key Learnings:

• Introduction to the product details page
• Product Image requirements
• Tips for great product pages
• Use of keywords to enhance customer searches
Upload your complete catalog using our Inventory Loader – all you need is the ISBN, UPC or EAN

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I register as an Individual to sell on Amazon?
Yes, at Amazon we have two selling plans: Professional and Individual, but you can think of them as premium and standard. Good news is that for a limited time, we are offering our professional plan free of cost. There will be no monthly subscription fee for all Amazon sellers who would like to sell in United Arab Emirates.

With this promotion, when you register for a selling account today, you will be automatically entitled to a Professional Selling plan for free, which gives you access to inventory tools to upload batch files and manage your orders through feeds and additional business reports to give you insights on your performance. Additionally, some product categories are available only to Professional Sellers who apply for permission and meet requirements.
What documents are required to create a Seller account?
In order to complete your registration, make sure you have access to your:
• Business email address or Amazon customer account
• Phone number where you are reachable
• Government issued national ID (e.g. Emirates ID (identity verification protects sellers and customers)
• Bank account number,
• For Businesses – Trade License if you are an owner and a Power of Attorney only if you are a legal representative
• For Individuals – Either of recent bank account statement, credit card statement or utility bill
Can I list my products in all Amazon categories?
Prior approval may be required to list certain products in certain categories. See the Categories page for more information.
Make sure to add your full product selection to access the millions of customers that visit Amazon each year.

Need help registering?