Chris Dawson of Tamebay (http://www.tamebay.com), eBay Radio’s international correspondent, called in with his report from the UK. He just returned from viewing a sneak preview of eBay’s Shoppable Christmas Pantomime, which sounded fantastic. Endicia (http://www.endicia.com) gave us an international shipping tip from the eBay Radio Shipping Department. Griff told us how to put our eBay store on Vacation Hold. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called with a report on holiday sales statistics.
A listing tool for Blackthorne users — and other sellers too! Our guest is John Slocum, president of SixBit Software and the creator of Blackthorne. http://www.sixbitsoftware.com
Hunting for bugs on eBay! Our guest is Jon Bach, eBay’s Engineering Director for Live Site Quality, known as Jon the Bug Hunter. Email him with your bugs (including your operating system and browser info plus a screenshot if possible): [email protected] Sally, Tucson AZ (milodesign), had a bug for The Bug Hunter to track down.
Jon the Bug Hunter (Jon Bach, eBay’s Engineering Director for Live Site Quality) stayed on to take questions about bugs. Diane, Pittsburgh PA (aswegrow2&3), found a multi-label shipping bug. Denise, Miramar FL (dbrunt54), has bug to report regarding weights in the Sell Your Item form. Griff and Lee read An eBay Seller’s Top 10 Reasons to be Thankful, written by eBetsy.
Time management for eBay sellers! Our guest is Tiffany Nabors, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller c2selectronics.
Fourth-quarter tips for eBay sellers! Our guest is Debbie Weider, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller thebookkiosk.
P.J., Olney MD, called with a shipping issue. Bridge Mellichanp with StitchLabs (http://www.stitchlabs.com) called with a report on Cyber Monday. Tom, Pittsburg PA (blackandgoldgifts), called with a report on the latest meetup of the Steel City Shooting Stars eBay Sellers Group. Wade, Norfolk VA, called with a challenge. Matt, Raleigh NC, makes software for eBay sellers.
Lee Mirabal read the eBay Radio news. Stories include The Philippines and Giving Works; a record store; and pink license plates. Lee was filling in for Griff while he recovers from his secret mission, and her special guest co-host was eBay Certified Business Consultant Carolyn “CJ’ Jacinto, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller xoxmas.
Improving your Seller Performance Rating! Our guest is Scott Henshaw, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller nanettestore.
Chris Dawson of Tamebay (http://www.tamebay.com), eBay Radio’s international correspondent, called in from the UK with his report. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), called regarding a meetup of the Steel City Shooting Stars eBay Sellers Group on Friday, December 6, 2013, at Eat & Park Restaurant, 245 East Waterfront Drive, Homestead PA. Jim, Hamilton OH (kingjamestradingpost), called to ask if having an eBay Store helps you sell more.
“Melinda thankful for eBay. Selling famous Italian Director’s soundtracks. Getting a charity put on list of “”Giving Works”” organizations.”
“Griff and Lee were joined by Richard Brewer Hays, eBay
“Keith from Landrum, S.C. called regarding satellite internet to listen to internet radio. The Melinda called regarding eBay on tour. Jim from Delaware called about eBay Radio archives.”
Tom from Pittsburg called to ask
“Mr. Bigfoot called about challenges with ActiveX controls, Griff helped Diane from Sunnyvale, Ca deal with optimization of pictures for dial up users. Brandon Delgrosso, V.P. Executive V.P with www.Doba.com called with 5 hot items for product sourcing for the holidays. Bev called to suggest eBay put pictures of the Popup Stores in each city on the announcement board.”
“Griff and Lee discuss yesterday
Patti called to talk about the minor controversy of an unfortunate acronym on the eBay site. Griff said he would look into the issue. Griff and Lee asked folks to go on theinsidesource.com to see eBay