Shipping is one of the most important parts of running an online business. Learn how to ship with a third party account!
The UPS shipping calculator will tell you exactly how much it costs to ship packages using different methods. It also gives you information on which services are best for your package size and weight.
Create a shipping profile.
You need to set up a shipping profile before you start sending out packages. This allows you to track shipments and keep records of what was shipped where.
To create a shipping profile, log into your UPS account at ups.com/myaccount. Click on Shipping Information. On the next page, click on Add New Profile. Enter your information and save it. Now, you can use the tracking number from the package to find out exactly where it went.
Set up your tracking information.
If you use USPS as your carrier, you will need to set up a tracking number. Go to www.usps.com/tracking and enter your tracking number. Then click “Track Package” to see when your package has been delivered.
You should receive a confirmation email from usps.com once your package has shipped. The tracking number will be listed in the subject line. Click on the link to view the status of your shipment.
Choose your carrier.
There are several different carriers available to choose from. You can find out more at https://www.ups.com/ups/en_US/shipping/about-shipping/.
If you want to ship with a third party account, you must first create one. To do so, go to www.ups.com/createaccount. Once there, click on the “Ship with a 3rd Party Account” link. A pop-up window will appear asking if you would like to sign up for a new account. Click “Yes” and follow the instructions.
Add items to your cart.
Once you have added items to your cart, you will need to select a shipping method. Choose between ground, 2nd day air, 3rd day air, or overnight delivery. If you would like to receive tracking information, make sure to check the box next to “Track package.” You can add multiple addresses to your order at once. Simply click on the “Add additional address(es)” button. Enter each address into the form provided.
You can also choose to pay using PayPal, credit card, or bank transfer.
If you want to ship with a third party account, you must first create one. To do this, log into your eBay account and click on My Profile at the top right corner of the page. Click on Shipping Settings and then select Create New Account. Fill out the form and click Continue. Once you’ve created your new account, go back to the shipping settings page and click on Manage Accounts. Select the third party account you want to use and click Save Changes.