Flippa’s masterclass will give you access to never-before-seen data, industry trends, and insights into how you can make money buying and selling websites. This is a one-day intensive training session taking place on Sunday 13th November.
This masterclass will be given by Joseph Carroll, Director of Websites Marketplace and Jamie Toyne, Director of Website Brokerage from Flippa
Introducing Flippa, the world’s largest online marketplace for buying and selling websites. With 850,000+ users and $180,000,000 in total transactions to date Flippa is both the pioneer of the industry and the uncontested leading marketplace. In this session we’ll introduce the Flippa team and take you through our company’s history, including how we’ve come from a Melbourne based startup in 2009 to a rapidly growing global marketplace in 2016.
Web Acquisitions Industry Overview
In this segment, we’ll deep dive into the Web Acquisitions Industry from a high-level view and give you exclusive access to the latest industry trends and never before seen data. After we cover off the top site types, the top verticals, and the top monetizations methods, you can be sure that you will come out of this session with a strong understanding of which type of websites sell for the most money.
Valuation Case Study 1: How to Find a Bargain
Looking for a great deal? During this hands-on case study session, we’ll explore some of the most favorable deals for buyers ever seen at Flippa. Get additional tips and strategies and discover how you can find the same golden nuggets on the marketplace.
11:00 – 1:00
Due Diligence: How to Protect Yourself From Scams
Learn how to protect yourself from scams with a comprehensive website due diligence training session. We’ll discuss the latest cutting edge tools and provide unrestricted access to the latest techniques. By the end of this session you will know the exact steps to follow in order to complete a thorough due diligence analysis of any website or web business.
Valuation Case Study 2: Everything Has Value
Dive headfirst into the concept of universal value by taking a look at some of the most bizarre sales of all time on Flippa. Learn about the glitter delivery service that sold for $85,000, the business sending messages on a potato that sold for $42,000, and many others!
2:00 – 3:30
Buying Websites for SEO
Stop buying links and start buying websites! In this session, Flippa’s Director of Websites Marketplace, Joseph Carroll, will cover the basics of buying websites for SEO. This will include real case studies, analysis, and practical strategies and tactics to help you successfully buy websites to improve your search engine rankings and generate passive income.
Valuation Case Study 3: Strategic Buyers vs Financial Buyers
While most websites sell to financial buyers for between 1x to 3x annual net profit, a select few are able to escape this range and sell to strategic buyers for many times the standard multiple. In this case study, we’ll examine the difference between financial buyers and strategic buyers, and what makes the needle move most in valuations.
4:00 – 5:30
The decision to exit a business and move on to something new is a decision that many entrepreneurs confront. However, few of these entrepreneurs take the time to prepare for an optimal exit. From choosing a date to negotiating the asking price, Flippa’s Director of Website Brokerage, Jamie Toyne, will explain everything you need to know to maximize your exit value.
Website Broker Q/A & Open Discussion
If you have ever wanted to ask a website broker a question, this is your chance. We’re devoting the final session of the day to an open floor “Ask Me Anything” style Q/A with Flippa’s brokerage team. Ask any burning questions you have about website valuations, due diligence, exit planning, working at Flippa & Deal Flow, or any other questions you might have for the team.