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What Have We Learned From Analyzing 232,870,994 Items Sold On eBay?

This is a guest post by Elad Darmon of www.What-To-Sell.com. Have you ever tried to find the top selling items on eBay? Well – we’ve got plenty of data to help you with that, using this unique infographic about “The Science Behind the Best Items to Sell on eBay”.  Here is a link to the […]

April 28th Issue of eBay and Amazon Sellers News

The April 28 issue of eBay and Amazon Sellers News is now online. You can click here to read the current issue. Did you miss the newsletter?  No problem.  We keep archived versions online for several years.  You can find this newsletter here. In This Issue 1. How To Source Bulk Liquidation Products 2. eBay and Amazon […]

Top 5 Most Popular eBay Auction Items

Today’s Guest post is from Rae Sterns –an enthusiastic blogger who enjoys spending her time running, reading, and feeding her social media addiction.  If you want to sell on eBay, Rae shows you the best-selling products and categories to sell in. Top 5 Most Popular eBay Auction Items Online auctions are a great way to […]

Used and Vintage Items Selling on eBay

eBay has certainly changed over the years.  Today fixed price sales make up over 70% of all sales on eBay and used, vintage, collectibles and antiques now make up only 40% of the items selling on the site.  The rest of the products are now new merchandise.  But eBay is still the largest venue for […]

Study Shows That eBay Sellers Do Best When They Focus on a Niche The Know Something About

I am kicking back a bit to enjoy this good weather. But here is a great article by Ina Steiner that everyone who sells on eBay should read. It supports something I have been teaching on eBay for the past nine years. Research Shows Sellers with Focused Expertise Do Better on eBay See Also Learn […]

eBay Kills Dutch Auctions and Extends Free Shipping Fee Discounts Through June

Are more fee discounts coming? eBay announced they will be killing the Dutch Auction format effective in May.  Since eBay expanded and reduced fees on Fixed Price Listings, the Dutch auction format has been used less and less by sellers where it was once the favored  format for listing multiple items.  Sellers have until May […]

eBay Listings Finally Starting to Climb

After a slow start, the new fixed price listing format may finally be taking hold. In my last post I reported that 48 hours after eBay launched the new Fixed Price (FP) listing format and fees that eBay’s listings had hardly budged.  Now 5 days later, listings have climbed from around 16 million to 18.35 […]

New eBay Niche Market: Lehman Brothers Memorabilia

Lehman Brothers employees are selling off their tee shirts, ashtrays, cigar holders and tons of other stuff on eBay When I typed Lehman Brothers into the eBay search engine it came up with 254 items for sale. A few of them were domain names related to the bankruptcy, but most of the items for sale […]

What eBay Could Learn From Boeing Aircraft

One of the reasons Boeing is the only remaining large aircraft maker in the US is because they not only listen to their customers, they involve them in the design of new aircraft. About the time eBay was started 15 years ago, Boeing set out to design the next generation airliner.  One of the things […]

What Can ebay Learn from The Ancient Venetians?

Lessons from the past on business and trading can be found in the history of Venice Karen and I are taking a long vacation in Italy this month. We have been planning and saving money and airline points for this trip for over two years. Our first stop was Venice –easily one of the most beautiful and […]

Make Your Fortune on eBay With Vintage and Used Goods and Merchandise

Too many sellers turn up their nose at selling used goods. Yet used items often have higher profits than new goods. Although we make most of our income selling our books and new merchandise, I am always on the lookout for vintage or used goods to sell on eBay where I can make a profit.  Over […]

eBay Sellers Cleaning Up On Eliot Spitzer

Seizing on media stories is one of the oldest and most profitable niches on eBay I find it rather ironic that Eliot Spitzer is now paying as much per hour for an attorney as he paid for companionship with a prostitute –but that’s another story. Let’s look at a very interesting eBay niche business: A […]

FREE: 91 Common Everyday Items that Bring Huge Profits on eBay!”

My readers know i believe that focusing on niche markets is the way to make money on eBay For a limited time eBay expert Scott Foster is allowing me to give away the instant-download, (ebook version) of his newest book to my customers and subscribers as a special gift. It’s called, 91 Common Everyday Items […]

How To Dominate Your Niche Market on eBay

Build your eBay business, crush the competition and increase your eBay profits by dominating your niche. There are several advantages to building a niche market on eBay.  Among them are less competition and therefore the ability to retain pricing power. But an overlooked advantage is the ability to concentrate your resources and dominate your niche.  […]

Instant eBay Niche, Sellers Making Money with Don Imus Nappy Headed Hos Tee Shirts

I am surprised and will be surprised if eBay lets this go on very long, but eBay entrepreneurs have jumped on the Imus scandal to create and launch products The instant Tee Shirt business is a cultural phenomena.  Almost any topic that pops up in the news will generate a slew of entrepreneurs who create […]




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