By Jane Bell March 7, 2019 - 9:00 am

How to use eBay Auctions alongside Fixed Price listings

Today, Jane Bell, known as the eBay Anorak and an eBay Specialist Consultant, takes a fresh look at eBay auctions. Jane has a client base of different sized UK & International businesses across many categories and offers both listings and fulfilment consultancy to a number

eBay auctions are fun. They should capitalise on that.

It's one of those aspects of growing up. At some point your parents downsize and move into a smaller property and require that you take collection of your childhood possessions. My mother has just recently moved into a smaller house and she has, entirely unreasonably in

eBay Australia hikes fees to discourage auctions

eBay have a not so loving Valentines Day treat for their Australian sellers - A pricing update comes into effect on the 14th of February 2017. eBay Australia disincentivise Auction Style Format eBay Australia are jacking the insertion fee for an auction up from $1 to $3

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

BST starts next Sunday how it affects eBay Auctions

This coming Sunday, the 27th of March British Summer Time begins. Everyone loses an hour's sleep but no one cares as the evenings get longer and at last there's a good chance that you'll get home from work while it's still light. One thing that will

Goofbid Chrome eBay Sniper Toolbar

Our friends at Goofbid have just released a new free toolbar which enables you to snipe any auction you like on eBay. The Goofbid toolbar appears when you are browsing eBay and if you want to snipe - place a bid at the last minute

Marketplace Focus: Catawiki

Dutch start up online auction house Catawiki is launching in the UK having raised $82 million to grow their business. With over 15,000 weekly auctions in 60 categories, and 12 million international visitors per month, Catawiki is the site for buying and selling special objects. This

FT gives some dodgy advice on eBay selling

Consumers should expect better from the Financial Times. It's a respected newspaper and a source of information that people trust. So it's sad to see that they've been giving out advice encouraging sellers to break eBay policies, not offer returns and also mislead readers on the

How do Auction Houses get such good stock?

Helen Parker is Founder and Chief Exec of Bid on This, who aim to bring the world of auction houses to everyone, through their online auction platform. Helen is repeatedly asked “How can auction houses can afford to sell quality products at such a good

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