Scoutify gives you a lot of amazing information at a glance on your screen on its own, but we also provide you some quick links to do even more research!
To get to the Research links, tap the Research button on the Details screen.
A list of websites will appear for you to use, including any Custom ASIN Shortcuts you have added to InventoryLab:
When you tap on any of these sites to visit them, the ASIN of your product will automatically be transferred over to the site and the details specifically for that product will appear for you!
Standard Research Shortcuts
Scoutify automatically starts you out with convenient access to the following websites you may want to use during product research:
Amazon Listing - Tapping on the Amazon Listing link will take you directly to that product on Amazon.com as it appears to an Amazon shopper
Amazon Prime - Tapping on the Amazon Prime link will take you straight to Amazon.com's offer page for the product.
As mentioned in the Offers portion of this guide, Scoutify is limited by the Terms and Conditions with Amazon on which offers can be displayed inside of our application. Using this link is a way to view all of the offers available by being taken to Amazon.com inside of your default browser
CamelCamelCamel - Tapping on the CamelCamelCamel link will take you to the CamelCamelCamel website. CamelCamelCamel is a free Amazon price tracking tool that allows you to see the price history of a product
BookScouter - Tapping on the BookScouter link will take you to the BookScouter website. BookScouter allows you to see the current price of a book across several marketplaces
eBay - Tapping on the eBay link will take you to the eBay website and provide you with the listings of the product inside of eBay
Google - Tapping on the Google link will search the product through Google and provide you with the results
Amazon Restrictions - If you have Check for Restrictions feature turned On, Scoutify will automatically check and show you in the app if you are restricted from selling a product.
However, you can also tap on the Amazon Restrictions button to be taken directly to your Add a Product page in Seller Central where you can enter the ASIN or UPC to check your restrictions for the item.
Note: You will likely have to log into your Seller Central account the first time during your sourcing trip for this feature.
Custom Research Shortcuts
If you've added any Custom Research Shortcuts to other websites you like to use for research, these will appear at the bottom of the Research list:
These can be added from are added in InventoryLab, our web browser-based application, on the Research>Scout page as well as the List>List & Prep page. You can also edit them within Scoutify and can apply them to the List & Prep page and Scout.
To add them via Scoutify, navigate to the Settings page and scroll to the Enhancements section. Tap the Custom ASIN Shortcuts menu item:
On the next screen, you will see two shortcut areas along with instructions to create them. For further steps to retrieve the URLs for websites when setting these up, please see Setting up Custom Research Shortcuts
These shortcuts can also be edited at any time but tapping in the fields. Just be sure to tap the Save Changes button at the bottom of the screen after making any changes!