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New Wholesale Sources from 2017 Trade Shows

Check out the March 28, 2017 issue of my newsletter: Musings from and about eBay, Amazon and The World Wide Web New Wholesale Sources from 2017 Trade Shows – The wholesale sources featured in this issue are from two of the largest and most important wholesale Trade shows in the US: ASD Las Vegas and the Chicago […]

Determining Your Target Audience and Delivering What They Want

  Today’s post is a guest post from Karon Thackson Karon Thackson writes some great info on creating eBay and Amazon listings that sell. Click here to read her latest post. Skip McGrath   ______________________________________ My Best Selling training course – The Complete Amazon Marketing System will have a significant price increase on March 1st. […]

What NOT to Say in an eBay Listing

Here are three things you should never say in an eBay Listing: • Thank you for looking at my listing – This is obvious – people are busy – get to the point. • Please accept my apology for any typos – People are more forgiving than you think. Also – they tend to scan listings pretty […]

New Newsletter – Amazon Handmade and More

The first November issue of eBay and Amazon Sellers News is now online.  It will be there until the next newsletter comes out.  After that you can find an archived version in our archives. Here’s what’s in the newsletter: Amazon Launches Amazon Handmade  – Handmade arts and crafts has long been the domain of eBay and Etsy […]

Tools to Help You Stay On Top Spot on Amazon & eBay

Today’s post is a guest post by Jodie Pride from Veeqo.com Tools to Help You Stay On Top Spot on Amazon & eBay It takes more than just low prices to get you to the top spot on Amazon and eBay; although price is an important factor, there are many other aspects you’ll need to […]

Five Un-missable Tips for Effective eBay Store Design

Today’s post is a guest post by Sam Butterworth who designs eBay store templates. The 90 million strong eBay community buys more than $1,400 worth of goods every single second, which is more than enough to transform a profitable pastime into a full time business. In such a crowded marketplace though, it’s essential that your […]

The 2015 Version of The Complete eBay Marketing System is Ready!

I just wanted to let you know that the 2015 version of The Complete eBay Marketing System is ready to ship! This version has updated eBay fees and policies.  Also, the book is no longer in a ring binder. We switched over to a two-volume set in spiral binding. After 7 years of keeping the price […]

How to Effectively Manage Your Advertising Budget

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 the heart and budget of the […]

eBay Taxes: A Guide for 1st Timers

Today’s post is a guest post by Jennifer Dunn from Outright.  The end of the year will be here soon and you will have to start thinking about taxes.  If this is your first year selling or if you have been selling and never did taxes for your eBay business, this is a great article […]

Tips to Make Your eBay Listings More Appealing to Buyers

As an eBay seller, your eBay listing is your “salesperson.” It will either attract customers or drive them away. Even if other sellers are offering the same products as yours, if your listing looks more professional, then people will buy from you more often. If you want to make more sales, improve your eBay listing […]

eBay Tools to Help You Reach Top Rated Seller Status

eBay tools to help you reach Top Rated Seller Status To be a successful seller on eBay, you need the right tools. Below are some great tools that will help you reach top rated seller status within a few months. Terapeak Looking for products on eBay, but don’t know what to sell? Terapeak will help […]

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 […]

eBay Title Tips ~ eBay Rolls Out 80 Character Title Listings

eBay sellers have long complained about eBay’s 55-character limit on listing titles.  As a seller I always struggle to get all the important keywords in my titles.   eBay has now addressed this issue. The new 80 characters in your listing title is now live on eBay. You now have 25 EXTRA characters in your title […]

Photographing beads, jewelry and other small objects for eBay

The MyStudio Complete Tabletop Photo Studio Jewelry Kit and 12-Piece Jewelry Photography Toolkit, can give anyone GREAT RESULTS with just a little effort and practice. However, there are some things you have to know before you start. First of all you need the right camera. Not every camera will work for photographing jewelry and other […]

How To Save Money on eBay Shipping

eBay Shipping is one of the most controversial topics discussed on the eBay forums. And, shipping issues are the number one source of complaints and negative feedback, so this is one area where you want to get it right. Packing your goods If you are going to run a profitable and professional eBay business, you […]




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