Robbin Levin, Rye Beach NH (beadsshine), stayed on to discuss Guaranteed Delivery (http://www.ebay.com/guaranteeddelivery). Lee announced that Santa’s elves have delivered new eBay-branded holiday shipping supplies to http://www.ebay.com/supplies.
Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called in to discuss his experience with Promoted Listings (http://www.ebay.com/promotedlistings) and other eBay successes. Mark, Huntington Beach CA (guppy64), called in to talk about his most recent entrepreneurial experience. Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), told us about her eBay sale to a celebrity.
Lee reminded listeners that next Tuesday’s eBay Radio broadcast will be an encore presentation of a previous live show, but we return live to the airwaves on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, with eBay Radio show number 700. Mark your calendar and get ready to celebrate!
Kathy, New York NY (nycfamilyfitnessfinds), called with suggestions for marketing your items for Halloween as well as some product sourcing advice and also shared her experience at ComiCon NYC. Lee and Kathy discussed October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month and listing through eBay for Charity (http://www.ebay.com/charity).
Guaranteed Delivery, a.k.a. eGD (http://www.ebay.com/guaranteeddelivery), launched to buyers yesterday and will be the topic of a free webinar tomorrow, September 29, from 1pm to 2pm PT. To sign up, go to http://www.ebay.com/rpp/mso-webinars. Sharon, Fremont OH (cookiesparadiso), had a question about Markdown Manager. Griff and Lee discussed the upcoming ban on watermarks on seller images. From the chat board, priceauctioneer is encountering seller stock-outs as a buyer.
Raejean, Cave Creek AZ (holidaysandmemories), had a question about returns. Reply Manager’s Entrepreneurial Tip #9 aired (http://www.replymanager.com/eBayRadio). Joe DeMarco, Oradell NJ (hubcapjoes), received a Questions & Answers (Q&A) message from eBay.
Sharon, Fremont OH (cookiesparadiso), called in to clarify her earlier Markdown Manager query. Greg Ross-Smith, eBay’s Product Manager, Guaranteed Delivery, popped in to discuss yesterday’s launch of eGD (http://www.ebay.com/guaranteeddelivery). First-time caller Mike, Philadelphia PA (decoprousa), had a question for Greg.
eBay’s Greg Ross-Smith, Product Manager, Guaranteed Delivery, stayed on to take calls. Raejean, Cave Creek AZ (holidaysandmemories), called in with an eGD question, as did Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u). Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles) also asked about Guaranteed Delivery (http://www.ebay.com/guaranteeddelivery).
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. Click on the event’s title to see all the details. 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.
eBay released the 2017 Fall Seller Update on Tuesday, and as CEO Devin Wenig promised, eBay is doing a lot to bring happy buyers to sellers’ listings. Griff and Lee discussed the good news contained in the update. Read the entire 2017 Fall Seller Update at http://www.ebay.com/fall2017.
First-time caller Alok, San Jose CA (chiyocreations), asked about Guaranteed Delivery (eGD). Susanna, Wichita KS (stylesofsusanna), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com) for her answer to Lee’s “Hey, You, Pay Attention!” question. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), asked Griff and Lee to review one of her listings with an eye towards why she is getting returns.
Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), shared what she learned from a shipping error. Griff and Lee continued their review of the 2017 Fall Seller Update. Read the entire update at http://www.ebay.com/fall2017. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), asked about using materials from the eBay Education Specialist program when teaching a community college class.
Lynn, Schaumberg IL (dazy-dog62), hasn’t seen her listings showing up with the Guaranteed Delivery filter, and neither has Rich, Elk Grove Village IL (appealingsigns). George, Elgin IL (georgek809), asked if he could still create custom store pages. Don, Los Angeles CA (cali-surf-culture), wondered why he’s getting notifications that his listings contain active content.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. Click on the event’s title to see all the details. To submit your seller 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.