first thing I had to do was the hardest. Set-up an efficient flipping
system that I was satisfied with. It was a lot of trial and error. At
one point I was discouraged and gave up on it for a about a month.
There are many useful tips and strategies out there, its just I had to
find something that I was comfortable with. Basically, I turned into a habitual thing that requires little thought, like brushing your teeth everyday. Log in, do my 15
minutes of flipping, and go play the game.
Every Monday I spend 1 hour going through GW2Spidy and editing my flipping list.
Every night (15 minutes total time spent, no more except for Monday) I grab my filled buy orders, cancel unfilled
ones, and put my orders to sell. Also, I pull of any new markets from the list that aren't stable.
will start to notice that there are markets that have been profitable
for a very long time and continue to do so. These markets never leave
my list even if there is a small period where they aren't profitable. My
list generally carries around 15-30 markets throughout the week. I
avoid exotics or high priced items. Investing in those items breaks the
Some mental barriers I had to overcome:
If I get undercut, who cares, re-list it (48 hour rule is good). It is
rare I will loose money doing this. I always gain with the proper
Sticking with my stable markets. At first, I forced myself off those
markets thinking that they
won't be stable anymore and I needed to get the jump on people. You
will be surprised how some markets are profitable for months.
Getting too excited about a new market. Sometimes, I would pump out
buy orders for a new market, thinking I'm some sly fox, only to loose a
lot of money. Do I get excited about brushing my teeth everyday? ZOMG!
YES I DO, WHO DOESN'T!?!