Ginger Leishman, Marketing Manager for eBay Mobile, stayed on to take questions. Mesha, Des Moines NM (classysoles), had a challenge with eBay Mobile’s category search function. Jake Gasaway with Stitch Labs (http://www.stitchlabs.com) called to remind us to make sure that our inventory is up to date for the holidays. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called with some Halloween marketplace research. Bobbie, Tucson AZ (grannysquare), won the Secret Word Contest.
EBay profiles, follows, and social media for the holidays! Our guest is Marsha Collier, author of Social Media for Dummies, one of Forbes magazine’s Top 20 Women in Social Media, and Top-Rated Seller marsha_c.
OMG! It’s October, and you aren’t ready for holiday selling! Our guest is ecommerce strategist Lisa Suttora, owner of WhatDoISell.com.
Eric Nash of Stamps.com (http://www.stamps.com) called with some shipping tips. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), announced a meetup of the Steel City Shooting Stars eBay Sellers Group on Friday, December 6, from 6:30-9:30pm at 235 East Waterfront Drive in Homestead, PA. Griff announced that he is taking over the Education Specialist Program, and he’s very excited about it.
Lee Mirabal read the eBay Radio news. Stories include the government shutdown, eBay and Monopoly, Ford Motors’ Warriors in Pink Campaign, a piece of chewed gum and a Halloween costume countdown.
What NOT to say on social media! Our guest is attorney, small business expert and author Cliff Ennico.
Attorney, small business expert, and author Cliff Ennico stayed on with Griff and Lee to discuss what not to say on social media. Louise, Colorado Springs CO (herbscraftsgifts), had a question about the ethics of posting eBay IDs of “bad buyers” online via social media. Chris Dawson of Tamebay (http://www.tamebay.com), eBay Radio’s international correspondent, called with his report from across The Pond.
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”!
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“Griff explains The Seller Outreach program
“Lee Mirabal and Jim Griffith (Griff and lee) discussed Oprah Winfrey, New car stuff on eBay using Zag platform http://www.zag.com
“Narcisco Rodriquez new eBay boutique, Malaysia news, Patty from Miami called to tell us about Cuban Witch, Doug from Santa Rosa called to talk about Selling Manager Pro issues
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