Get a text 15 minutes before an eBay auction ends

This interesting tip off came from an eBay seller today. It looks like eBay is finally investing in the auction side of their business.

It’s certainly the first time I’ve seen this feature. It allows buyers to opt in to getting a text 15 minutes before auction end. And whilst these are things that are available via the app, it’s no bad thing. Have you seen it before?

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Auctions are waning on eBay so it’s fascinating to see that there are new features coming through on the auctions platform. There is doubtless more that eBay could do to support auctions. Auctions may no longer be the key feature of eBay but they are part of the mix. And an attractive part too.