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The Definitive Guide to Dropshipping with AliExpress and Oberlo app

Dropshipping is an excellent way to start an ecommerce business without needing to worry about inventory or shipping. It’s as simple as listing a product for sale on your website, and sending an email to your supplier to ship the item on your behalf whenever you get an order.

While starting a dropshipping business is a great way to start an ecommerce business, digging deep through the internet to find a reliable supplier can be tough. However, with Oberlo and Aliexpress, there is a convenient marketplace you can use to dropship.


Here we guide how to config the the Everything theme work fine with Oberlo app. Our demo work fine.

You must setup your store, install Oberlo app and import products from Aliexpress site into your store. More guide about the Dropshipping with Oberlo and Aliexpress here


Config 1: Color swatches error

>>> Error screenshot 

>>> Solution:

- go to Online Store > Themes > Actions button > Edit code > Snippets > click to open the file swatch.liquid

- replace it with new code here 

- It will work fine



Config 2: Color available error when hover to product

>>> Error screenshot 

>>> Solution for Normal themes (Home 1 to Home 29)

Go to Edit code > Snippets > index_product-items.liquid > replace the code in line #165 to new code

<img src="{{ variant.image | img_url: '38x38' }}" alt="{{ color }}" width="16" height="16" />


>>> Solution for Sectioned themes (Home 30 to Home 65)

Go to Edit code > Snippets > product-item.liquid > replace the code in line #169 to new code

<img src="{{ variant.image | img_url: '38x38' }}" alt="{{ color }}" width="16" height="16" />


If you don't want this config, you can disable this feature in Customize Editor.


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  1. Jin Alkaid

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