Archive for the 'eBay Marketplace' Category

4 Tips for Selling Clothes on eBay

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Whether you’ve found some great deals at the thrift store or you simply want to clean out your closet to make room for new purchases, selling clothes on eBay can be a great way to put some extra cash in your wallet. Before you start listing clothing items, however, there are a few things you [...]

eBay Shipping 101

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Selling on eBay if full of worries on both sides. Sellers worry about whether buyers will pay, and buyers worry about whether they will actually receive their item. While no transaction is guaranteed to be perfect, you can improve your buyer’s post-sale experience in ways that could benefit you both.     Ship quickly. If [...]

3 Ways to Source One-Of-A-Kind Products

Monday, December 16th, 2013

One of the questions you get asked a lot as an eBay seller is “where do you find the stuff you sell?” That can be a tough one to answer because for many sellers it’s “everywhere.” If you’re savvy, there are lots of great places where you can find inventory. Here’s a list of ideas [...]

How to Create a Great Item Description

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Many sellers only use the item description to describe the item in plain and basic terms. While you should use the description for that purpose, you should also consider it as an area where you have the opportunity to do some advertising in order to entice buyers to purchase. Writing an enticing description isn’t difficult [...]

4 Nifty Ways to Advertise Your Business (Think “Inside the Box”)

Monday, November 25th, 2013

If you’re like most sellers, you probably make sure the items you’re shipping are snug and secure so they will arrive intact. When it comes to advertising sellers should think “inside the box”, as there is a fantastic opportunity to advertise your business when shipping. Amazon is restrictive in this area as they prefer that [...]

PayPal Introduces Small Businesses to Working Capital

Friday, October 11th, 2013

  A few weeks ago PayPal introduced its members to a new lending platform called PayPal Working Capital. This loan, or rather “advance” program is specifically designed for small businesses. It is compelling not only because there’s no credit check, but approved borrowers can literally receive the amount they need delivered into their PayPal accounts [...]

eBay “Sales Maximizer” Designed to Increase eBay Sales

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Did you know that eBay has a “Sales Maximizer” tool? It might surprise you to know that this is something that’s actually been around for a while, but it just hasn’t been very popular.     eBay recently decided to put it back under beta testing, and it’s currently available only to a select group [...]