Archive for May, 2012

Take a Brief Survey and Enter Our Drawing!

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

We are always looking for insight from online sellers and we have a brief survey and drawing underway. The drawing is a $300 Drawing (for Six $50 Gift Cards) and we would love to hear from online merchants! Complete one or both brief surveys, and we will send you the aggregated results, where you can [...]

Payflow Gateway Issues

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

If you use Payflow, you may have noticed some issues with the gateway today. The latest update is: Our technical teams are actively working on resolving this issue. We will send an update by May 15, 5:30 PM PDT (May 16, 1:30 AM BST) or sooner if there is a change in status. To follow [...]

eBay Titles 102 – What Not To Do & Avoiding Search Manipulation

Friday, May 11th, 2012

EBay Titles 102 – What Not to Do and Avoiding Search Manipulation In my previous article I spoke about what you should do with your eBay titles to raise your eBay traffic and thus your eBay sales. Today I’d like to point out some ‘worst practices’ to avoid when writing your titles, warn you about [...]

Writing Terrific Titles for eBay – eBay Titles 101

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Writing your title for eBay listings is arguably the most important thing you do to determine whether your item will sell or not. EBay allows you 80 characters to ‘sell’ your item to searchers via the title and I can think of no reason not to use them all for each listing. The default search [...]

Tips for Maximizing the eBay Store Subscribers List Free Auctions This Week

Monday, May 7th, 2012

If you subscribe to an eBay Store, you can list free this week (May 7th – 13th). Check out the Detail Here Tips for Maximizing eBay Promotions: 1. If you do not have an eBay store, its $15.95. If your fees would be less. You “could” subscribe. However, please note, selling “limits” apply, so this [...]

Should My Business Be On Amazon

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

For eCommerce merchants, a new venue is always an exciting possibility. However, there are so many possibilities and opportunities, how do you decide which ones are worth your time and effort? The first criteria, of course, are do they have a customer base. Amazon hits it out of the ballpark on this one. Although specific [...]