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By Chris Dawson August 16, 2017 - 12:09 pm

Wonder Lister: A possible alternative for eBay TurboLister

TurboLister, the much maligned eBay desktop tool used by millions of sellers during the past couple of decades is to be finally turned off some time this Autumn. It's unavailable for download for new users but we're only too well aware that many eBay users

eBay Deals selling on Facebook Marketplace in US trial

eBay have struck it lucky with Facebook as it's been revealed that Deals are being surfaced on Facebook Marketplace. The deals can be purchased directly within the Facebook app, but the transaction takes place on eBay through an in-app browser. The Facebook Marketplace is pretty

Is anyone reading your eBay descriptions?

Increasingly buyers are no longer reading your eBay descriptions. That probably doesn't come as too much a surprise, for as long as I've bought and sold on eBay I've heard sellers wailing that their carefully crafted description has been left unread and it's the buyer's

eBay Active Content compliant videos in eBay listings from Frooition

We've written about some of the concerns surrounding eBay's new Active Content Ban and what that means for the inclusion of videos in eBay listings. The Active Content ban is now in force but Frooition say they have a solution for including videos in listings

eBay UK Product Identifiers Updates for Sellers

eBay have been emailing sellers this week with a number of updates regarding Product Identifiers. There are a couple of dates you'll want to be aware of and a couple of changes which may well impact how you list, encourage you to add Product Identifiers

eBay mobile ‘Classic’ site broken – Updated, now fixed

Article Updated 10/8/17: The eBay 'Classic' mobile site is fixes and fully functional again. If you are a seller but have never used it then I'd encourage you to take a look as it's a very useful feature, especially if you ever need to tweak

eBay Best Offer Auto Accept & Decline Price change

I remember a time before Best offer on eBay, then it came to the US site and eventually the UK. Not all sellers use Best offer, but for those that do it is a tremendous facility and is a stand out feature for eBay that

Have you accounted for the eBay Fees VAT change?

It's worth a quick reminder that from the 1st of August eBay are now applying VAT to their fees which business sellers will pay for the first time. The first people to see the change will be those billed in the middle of the month, other

eBay Royal Mail Mandatory Returns Price Increase

eBay have slightly increased the price you'll pay for returns labels for parcels up to 2kg when Royal Mail Tracked 48 postage is used. They say that "Royal Mail have recently changed their Royal Mail Tracked Returns 48 price, effective 01 August 2017 and we

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