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Changes to the PayPal user agreement

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You’ve probably received an email today from PayPal outlining a selection of changes that are coming to the PayPal user agreement. You can read about them fully on this page. The changes will come into force on 19th November 2016. So what is included? There’s a quite a lot: changes to buyer and seller protection […]

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Update on eBay duplicate fee charges

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We reported last night that some sellers had been in touch reported erroneous charges on their eBay bill. In particular it seemed that some listings were being double charged. We’ve been in touch with eBay and they have given us this comment: “A bug is affecting some items meaning that sellers are being charged duplicate […]

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Top 4 eBay Listing Tweaks Guaranteed to Increase Sales

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You’re here to make money right? So how can you get the biggest improvement in sales on eBay for the least amount of effort? Today we look at a strategy for tweaking your listings showing you where to focus and which listings to start with. We all know that we should be looking to improve […]

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Check your eBay account: have you been double charged?

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Our best advice today is to check your eBay account and make sure that you’re being charged the correct fees. We’ve had several reports from eBay sellers that they’re seeing erroneous charges on their accounts. There are also some threads on the eBay Community Discussion Boards. There seem to be several scenarios: 1) Sellers are […]

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eBay add 6 new countries to Global Shipping

Global Shipping Program

This month eBay UK have added six additional countries to the Global Shipping Program (GSP) 1. South Africa 2. Saudi Arabia 3. United Arab Emirates 4. Ukraine 5. Estonia 6. Latvia With GSP expansion into these new markets, sellers will find that their items are now able to be sent conveniently to millions more buyers […]

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eBay Ireland to retire dated Easy Lister

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eBay are removing the Easy Lister tool from eBay Ireland from the 1st of September. Easy Lister is a pretty old tool with some lovely bright eBay colours which were retired from eBay UK forms many years ago. It will of course be replaced with the existing advanced sell your item form which is available […]

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eBay UK launches plus size fashion hub

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eBay has launched a plus size fashion hub for womenswear. Billed as Curve Fashion it show cases clothes in sizes 18 to 36. You can view it here. The hub includes items from Very, Boohoo, Littlewoods, Figleaves and other brands. Apparently the dedicated plus-size hub was created in response to consumer demand. According to eBay, […]

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Laithwaites now selling wine on eBay UK

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The wine category on eBay has been open for some time and already has some 3500 items for sale. And that number seems sure to sweep because Laithwaites has started selling on eBay.co.uk. They’ll be selling a wide selection of red, white, rose’ and sparkling wines plus mixed cases. Rhian Bartlett, senior director of retail […]

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What are the category peak Christmas buying periods on eBay UK?

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eBay (and indeed Amazon) has a shedload of data about product trends, buying habits and data that can show exactly how, why, what and when shoppers shop. And it’s fair to say that neither have been bravura in sharing that data with sellers. It could be unbelievably valuable to merchants, especially when you consider what […]

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