Julie, Las Vegas NV (ilovejuliesjems), answered Lee’s “Hey You, Pay Attention!” trivia question, and won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com). Lee told Griff about new “No Regulation without Representation” anti-internet-sales-tax legislation. Ruby, Toquerville UT (byruby195), called in to ask for a listing dish and was carried over to the next segment.
Griff and Lee continued their listing dish for Ruby, Toquerville UT (byruby195). Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called to ask about eBay OPEN workshops. Lee introduced ReplyManager’s newest entrepreneurial tip (http://www.replymanager.com). New seller and experienced buyer Cody, Plover WI (cool20cody), called to discuss feedback and asked about finding the right product mix.
CB, Chicago IL (c.b.), shared her experience with receiving shipments. Annette, Avon OH (happy_girl_too), called in to say how much eBay has enriched her life as a home-based entrepreneur. Rich, Chicago IL (appealingsigns), had a comment regarding communication through My Messages.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, go to eBayRadio.com; click on “Past Episodes” in the right-hand sidebar; then click on “Submit an Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Lee reminded listeners about registering for eBay OPEN 2017, July 25-28 at MGM Grand in in Las Vegas, at http://www.ebayopen2017.com.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include active content removal, a shipping label fix and 5 million feedbacks. Griff and Lee discussed the upcoming deadline for removing active content, which will be disabled across all devices on June 26.
The latest online social marketing trends! Our guest is internet marketing futurist Marsha Collier, bestselling author of the eBay and social media For Dummies series, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller marsha_c.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: An Independence Day Retail Moment was brought to you by BULQ (http://www.bulq.com). Lee reminded us that the judges are evaluating this year’s SHINE Awards submissions; community voting will begin at the end of this month for the winners of eBay’s second annual Small Business of the Year Contest (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards).
David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99) asked about free returns getting a boost in search. Bruce, Roscoe IL (pacificbearing), asked how to sign up for eBay OPEN workshops (http://www.ebayopen2017.com/workshops) when already registered for the event.
Top 5 mistakes made by new eBay sellers! Our guest is Glen Zubia, Jr., known on eBay as Top Rated Seller gcustoms41.
Why you should visit trade shows! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Griff answered a question from David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), earlier in the show. eBetsy called in with her latest Brief. Lee reminded everyone to register ASAP for eBay OPEN 2017, July 25-28 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, because it’s selling out fast (http://www.ebayopen2017.com).
Bev, Chicago IL (samican2), called with an update about Jabber the eBay Parrot and a question about under-performing listings as shown in Seller Hub. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), had an answer for Bev’s question plus a question about Seller Hub statistics.
Fleahopping through Europe! Our guest is Peggy Losey, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller orthotech.