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By Dan Wilson August 14, 2018 - 6:03 pm

There are new eBay APIs available for merchants and developers

There is news about some new eBay APIs, and changes, that will be of interest to developers and merchants who use them to administer their listings. Now image search, machine translation and marketplace feeds are all available for developers to implement into their business and

How to decide which Australian Marketplace to sell on

Australia is perhaps the continent of most interest to marketplace sellers - China and India are talked about a lot but the barriers to entry are high - too high for many merchants. Australia is a relatively easy country to trade with and there are

Issues complying with the eBay Duplicate Listings Policy

In the recent eBay UK Autumn Seller Release for 2018, eBay confirmed that since July 2018, sellers who break the eBay Duplicate Listings Policy have started to see a loss in visibility for their inventory. This isn't a loss of visibility for any duplicate listings

eBay Retail Revival launches in second US city

The eBay Retail Revival scheme is set to launch in s second US city later this year. After reporting success in Akron, Ohio it has been announced that the next stop will be Lansing in Michigan. To find out more about making an application or

Living with eBay auto-accept returns

Following their Autumn Seller Release, eBay have put out a separate announcement board post detailing the rationale behind their decision to auto-accept returns on behalf of sellers. "As we recently announced, we’re making further improvements to the returns experience on eBay. Today a large number of

eBay squeeze a discount from myHermes

eBay sellers who use eBay Postage can now get ever better rates on myHermes parcel delivery with eBay Delivery powered by Shutl. The discount from myHermes kicked in from yesterday, the 9th of August 2018. eBay say that they have worked closely with Hermes to deliver

eBay look to raise income from eBay Advertising & eBay Payments

eBay are turning to new ways to make money which don't involve rinsing sellers for more fees in the form of final value fees. However they are looking to extract more money from sellers in other ways with the primary methods being the new eBay

eBay EU Autumn Seller Release
eBay Germany Austria & Italy Fee changes

eBay Germany Austria & Italy have a few minor fee changes which will apply if you list in affected categories directly on the country sites. The changes were announced in the eBay 2018 Autumn Seller Releases on each country site. eBay Germany Austria & Italy Fee

eBay Flash Sale for US, Canada, Latin America and Caribbean

Today (8th August 2018), it's the turn of shoppers on to snag a bargain. Following last Friday's Flash Sale on eBay UK, eBay in the US and Canada (eBay.​com, cafr.ebay.​ca and ebay.​ca) can snag 15% off everything in the latest eBay Flash sale for