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eBay UK promote Click & Collect to buyers with a competition

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eBay UK have launched a competition aimed at encouraging people to buy with Click & Collect. It also nudges potential buyers to watch a short video which supplies the answers to the daily question and also explains the system. You can visit the page here. To enter: “Simply answer the daily question below correctly and […]

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eBay’s Global Shipping Programme rolls its sleeves up

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David Brackin is the co-founder of Stuff U Sell and has sold over 150,000 different items on eBay. He is also a regular contributor to Tamebay. eBay’s international structure, with a hotchpotch of independent country-based silos looks increasingly anachronistic in today’s world of international ecommerce. Furthermore, with some of these country-sites successfully attracting buyers but […]

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500 free auction or BIN listings on eBay.com

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Chris Dunne over at Repricer Express has spotted a listing promotion on eBay.com for free listings for ALL sellers. This is in addition to any free listings you might already qualify for. It enables you to list for up to 500 listings, auction-style or fixed price, for free up until the 26th November. Listing durations […]

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Out of Stock feature now available to all sellers on eBay UK

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In September, we covered the new out-of-stock option on eBay At the time it was only available to a small cohort of sellers, the good news is this tool is now available to all sellers. eBay have announced the change here. The tool is free to use on multi-quantity Good ‘Til Cancelled listings and will […]

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eBay listing/editing glitch

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We’ve been getting comments/emails all morning from Tamebay readers unable to edit their listings or post new listings onto eBay. We know this is only affecting some users as when we tested earlier we were able to create a new listings, but that doesn’t make it any the less frustrating for those affected. The good […]

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eBay buries job ad in website source code

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Do you know what “Java for back-end with MongoDB/MySQL, and HTML/LESS/jQuery and vanilla JavaScript in the front-end (with a little bit of Node.js)” actually means? Nope? My neither, except that it’s something to do with writing code. However that is the skill set eBay are looking for in an engineer to help build the eBay […]

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eBay UK 100 free listing promo until 27th for Private Sellers

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eBay UK are holding another promo for invited private sellers between 22nd and 27th of Novemeber. You can find the promo page here. If you’re invited and eligible, if you click the Accept Offer and Sign In page on that page you’ll find out whether you’re eligible and invited. If you’re in the eligible cohort, […]

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BBC’s Rory Cellan-Jones and his eBay/PayPal email scam

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Most of you will know Rory Cellan-Jones as the BBC’s technology correspondent. He’s often on the wireless, tube and website talking tech and he was targeted by a scammer when selling on eBay recently. You can read the piece here. Guess what. He was selling a smartphone and it was the old address switeroo credit […]

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