Changes will include another re-design of Seller Hub, and eBay will soon start displaying off-eBay “web-based” prices of products (low, mid, high), and it will display prices for the top 5 comparable products on eBay (taking into account sellers’ policies). The new program called Multiple Top Pick (MTP) is launchingContinue Reading

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Even with the rate increases, I find I can save quite a bit of money shipping by mail instead of UPS or FedEx. I am running this special offer again because Stamps.com just renewed their offer for my readers. Simplify Your USPS Shipping with Stamps.com Get almost 39% discounted ratesContinue Reading

Today’s Post is a guest post by Doron Gez from Bannerplay.  Bannerplay is an advertising app for your eBay listings. How to Effectively Manage Your Advertising Budget By Doron Gez  of Banner Play The online advertising world is exploding. There are many competing offers out there, trying to win theContinue Reading

Several of my readers have received the following email from someone in California who claims to be in the music business.  He is seeking eBay TA’s to sell his products on eBay for him for a 15% commission.  Look at the email he send through the TA contact form andContinue Reading

The consignment business on eBay is booming.  There are over 60,000 eBay Trading Assistants registered with eBay and for the first time in years that number is growing again. The eBay trading assistant program was started in 2003 to help eBay sellers who were engaging in Consignment sales which wereContinue Reading

eBay Trading Assistants Smiling. Consignment selling on eBay is a bright spot in a slow economy It wasn’t that long ago that the consignment business model was considered pretty much dead.  That was never really the case, but consignment selling did take a big hit when hundreds of eBay drop-off store franchiseContinue Reading

eBay Drop-off Stores and liquidation consignment sellers report that business is up It is a sad sign of the times, but when the economy sucks people need to raise cash. One of the ways to do this is to sell the things they have acquired over the years when timesContinue Reading

The rise and decline of eBay drop off stores In my last newsletter, I wrote an article about drop-off stores and my opinion about their continued viability in the current marketplace. Shortly after it published, I received an email from an eBay seller who manages a drop-off store. He gaveContinue Reading