How eBay employees are supporting the eBay community! Our guest is Scott Henshaw, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller nanettestore. http://www.scotthenshaw.com
Hunting for bugs! Our guest is Jon Bach, eBay’s Engineering Director for Live Site Quality, known as Jon the Bug Hunter.
Jon Bach, eBay’s Engineering Director for Live Site Quality, a.k.a. Jon the Bug Hunter, stayed on with Griff and Lee to take calls. Martha, Dallas TX (herwoldallas), called about a bug in My eBay. CJ, San Diego CA, called regarding a shipping bug. Laura Uribarri with GoDaddy Online Bookkeeping (http://www.outright.com) called to tell us about the company’s name change from Outright to GoDaddy Online Bookkeeping. Bev, Chicago IL (samican2, videotown) called in to promote charity auction campaign Bling My Bra, benefiting breast cancer research and treatment through Giving Works: Bid now at http://www.BlingMyBraStore.com, or just search eBay for keywords “bling my bra”!
Using Your eBay store to do a world of good! Our guests are Glenn and Rebecca Fadner, whose eBay store, Kingdom-Ventures, is devoted to artisan-made goods from developing countries.
An online ecommerce school for eBay sellers! Our guest is Suzanne A. Wells, CEO of Unite Commerce, known on eBay as atlantagolfshop. http://www.suzanneawells.com/unite-commerce
Bryan Goodman, Las Vegas NV (mr.bigfoot), called to remind us that Griff will be visit the Sin City eBay Meetup & Party on October 29 at Doc Holliday’s Saloon. Russell Walraven from Kabbage (http://www.kabbage.com) called regarding the Android app now available for Kabbage customers. Lisa, Chicago IL (wingzofpower), called regarding a glitch in her listings.
Lee Mirabal read the eBay Radio news. Stories include eBay’s acquisition of Braintree and baseball bobbleheads. Griff gave us his take on a Community board posting from a disgruntled eBay seller who received what they felt was undeserved negative feedback (hint: Don’t put items in your photos that aren’t included with what you’re selling).
Why consignment selling is a powerful tool for nonprofit fundraising! Our guest is Christopher Matthew Spencer, Global Business Team Leader for Kathy Ireland Worldwide.
EBay Radio’s international correspondent, Chris Dawson of Tamebay (http://www.tamebay.com), called in with some new things eBay is trying out over in the UK. Griff and Lee dished a listing from the Contact Us link on the eBay Radio player for item number 221289479289. They gave the seller a score of 4.85 tureens. Another seller asked via the Contact Us link if they can use Global Shipping program for only the countries they don’t want to ship to. FIrst-time listener and first-time caller Brad, Parker CO (stephwaite) had questions about a newly imposed selling limit.
Why you should sell internationally! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Lee and Griff discussed AuctionZip (http://www.auctionzip.com) and WatchCount (http://www.watchcount.com). Beth, Levittown PA (woadieland), called about her experience with WatchCount. Griff and Lee told listeners about BuyerCommand (http://www.buyercommand.com). Griff read emails from listeners.
“Griff read email about a seller who sold a Kodak printer and is having challenges with the buyer and a controversy over returning the delivery charges, Tom from Pittsburg called to ask about a list on eBay about which category are in multi-listings
“Griff explains The Seller Outreach program
“Griff and Lee Mirabal talk about the new 1099-K form that will be generated by PayPal and other online sites per government rules, Tom call to ask how he can prepare for the eBay changes coming in March.
“Griff and Lee talked about scams on the internet and what to look out for.
“Griff and Lee help a new seller with issues such as
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY:
SHOP SMALL AND SAVE BIG!
Small Business Saturday is coming up on November 25, 2017, and eBay is celebrating the day with a dedicated landing page featuring reasons to shop small along with super deals from small businesses on eBay.
Be sure to rev up your own marketing to take advantage of this holiday buyer bonanza, and check out eBay’s SBS hub!
ENJOY EBAY OPEN 2017 ON VIDEO
Want to relive the excitement of eBay Open 2017 — and benefit from the valuable content presented there? Check out videos of the general sessions and workshops!