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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 […]

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eBay UK 25% off FVFs for invited private sellers

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Promotion! It’s valid from the 26th until 30th of May. It’s for private sellers only and you’ll get 25% off your final fees. You need to be invited in. And if you are, you need to opt in. Here’s a page related to Terms and Conditions. As they say: “Create up to 100 listing(s) on […]

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Those eBay Feedback drop downs revisited

Feedback test feat

Last week Chris wrote a story of how he’d encountered a a series of drop downs when leaving feedback. You can read the full story here. And here’s a screengrab of the dropdowns. Whenever we see anything new on eBay and it’s not universally visible, we usually think that it must be a test of […]

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Check your Returns requests on eBay UK

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We’ve had several sellers contact us about a possible problem over the past weekend about not receiving notifications about buyer Returns requests on eBay UK. So, if you’re selling on eBay, you’re best advised to take a few minutes to investigate if you’ve been affected and if you need to take action. It could very […]

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Shall we head to Las Vegas for eBay OPEN in July?

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eBay seems to have revived the idea of seller events stateside and this year the big date is being held at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas in July. It’s being held over several days, costs $199 and is billed as eBay OPEN. Check out the event page here. Here’s how they’re promoting it: “Learn. […]

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Changes to eBay UK Argos Click & Collect terms

Click and Collect

eBay UK has posted an announcement revealing minor changes to the terms and conditions of their Argos Click & Collect service. Argos Click & Collect allows buyers to opt-in and have eBay purchases delivered to one of hundreds of local Argos branches. You can read the announcement here. As they say: “The updated Terms and […]

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75% off eBay UK final value fees private seller promo today

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It would seem that eBay’s running a series of promos this weekend, but this is the only one I can accurately verify, because I got the email in one of my accounts. It’s running today (Sunday only), it’s for private invited sellers, and you can find the Ts&Cs here. When opt in, you’ll get 75% […]

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RepricerExpress launches eBay repricer


Repricing has long been part of the Amazon mix, but it hasn’t been a service that has been so much used by eBay sellers. So it’s interesting to see that RepricerExpress has launched an eBay repricer. Repricers keep you competitive by analysing the marketplace, and the competition, and making sure that you’re offering the most […]

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eBay launches virtual reality department store in Australia

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eBay has developed and launched a virtual reality (VR) department store in Australia in conjunction with retailer Myer. By using the eBay VR Department Store app and a VR headset, shoppers can now peruse and purchase the 12k items of Myer inventory. eBay has launched its own headset called “shopticals” but you can use the […]

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Bulk list in seconds on eBay using just a GTIN and Price

Xpress Lister

Using Xpress Lister fromCodisto, eBay sellers can now create full listings from only a UPC/EAN code and a price – just two pieces of data! If the products exist in the eBay catalog, Xpress Lister will complete the eBay title, find images and complete relevant item specifics. This is an incredible time saver for anyone […]

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