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If eBay is a Race, Here’s How Sellers Can Win

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Wiser is a dynamic pricing and merchandising engine that monitors, analyzes, and reprices retail products in real-time. Wiser enables retailers to boost profit margins and revenue, price with confidence, and improve merchandising through a sound pricing strategy. Today Angelica Valentine from Wiser discusses how you can price to win in a competitive marketplace. Selling on […]

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eBay Defect Report Viewer (Free!)


Are you struggling to make sense of your eBay defect reports? Do you just love the CSV download that eBay provides or would you prefer a more visual way to view defects? Thinkspring Interactive has the solution with their free eBay Defect Report Viewer. All you need do is simply download your defect report from […]

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Tutorial: How to emulate your eBay listing on mobile devices

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We’ve had a lot of people read about mobile optimised listings and say “But I don’t have a smart phone”, so they’re unable to see what their descriptions look like on an eBay mobile site or in the eBay app. Today we’re going to show you how to emulate practically any mobile device using Google […]

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7″ Android Tablet for £29.99 on eBay Deals

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If you’re in the market for an Android Tablet then there’s a cracking deal on eBay. A 7 inch Gemini tablet for just £29.99 on today’s eBay Deals. As with all eBay deals it’s free carriage It’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and comes with 512MB of RAM and 4GB internal storage, which admittedly isn’t a […]

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Take 3 photos to get free eBay UK listings

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eBay have an interesting promotion running, selected private sellers can have up to 100 free listings so long as they add at least three photos to their listing. It’s an invitation only promotion, so check your eBay My Messages to see if you’ve been invited to participate. If you have then the promo runs over […]

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Have you successfully appealed an eBay defect?


We’re hearing from lots of sellers that they’re racking up defects on their eBay Seller Dashboard, many of which they consider to be unfair. In some cases we agree that something went wrong and ‘sorry’ but the transaction was less than perfect even if you as a seller think otherwise. In other cases it’s hard […]

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eBay to hide auction listings without bids

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eBay have put up an reminder that as of July they are removing all limitations on the number of duplicate auction style listings you can run concurrently on the site. Until now there was a limit of 15 identical auction-style listings. However eBay will hide duplicate auctions until you receive a bid. Once a listing […]

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eBay UK sponsor BFC Contemporary

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The British Fashion Council and eBay have joined forces to launch BFC Contemporary. BFC Contemporay aims to strengthen the UK’s contemporary ready-to-wear and accessory offering by providing fashion designers with a programme of mentorship and commercial opportunities. The British Fashion Council and eBay will work closely with the selected designers to support and build their […]

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Is it time to ditch HTML templates in eBay UK listings?

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Recently we noted that eBay UK’s off-the-peg HTML designs, called Listing Designer, were going up in price and it got me thinking. Rather like cigarettes or petrol, when the government puts up the price, it generally means it wants you to use them less. And so it goes with eBay too. If they up the […]

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eBay Inc. reports Q2 earnings – Round Up

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There’s a stack of reportage out there regarding eBay’s second quarter results last week. I’ve picked out a few choice cuts I think serious eBay sellers should read. For a reasoned and sober, high level investor view, the Wall Street Journal’s summary is very digestable. Bloomberg takes a less sunny view noting in particular that […]

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