Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Filter by Categories
Blog
Features
Lee's Tips
Seller Resources
Tools & Services

eBay Radio Guests: October 19, 2017 – Show 700

17 Oct 2017 Blog

Our guests for eBay Radio Show #700 on October 17, 2017, are:

  • Lynn Dralle, Top Rated Seller thequeenofauctions and Ruler of The Queen’s Court: The Long Road to the 700 Club
  • Chris Dawson, Founder/Editor, Tamebay, and eBay ID chris: eBay and The Art of Shopping
  • Cori O’Steen, Founder/CFO, UpakNShip, and Top Rated Seller corijennin: Turning Pain into Purpose through eBay for Charity
  • Stephanie Frantz, Top Rated Seller everythingvintagesteff: 8 Best Practices for Listing on eBay
  • Nancy Cunningham Nelson, eBay Educator and Top Rated Seller myvintagecat: Why I’m A Fan of the Fall Seller Update

eBay Radio – Show 698 – Segment 1

26 Sep 2017 Broadcasts,eBayRadio

Griff gave a brief overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include the 2017 Fall Seller Update (http://www.ebay.com/fall2017); eBay-branded holiday shipping supplies (coming soon at http://www.ebay.com/supplies); and a rare Beatles acetate. Griff and Lee also discussed tomorrow’s launch of Guaranteed Delivery, a.k.a. eGD (http://www.ebay.com/guaranteeddelivery).

 

eBay Radio – Show 698 – Segment 5

26 Sep 2017 Broadcasts,eBayRadio

Changes to Markdown Manager in the 2017 Fall Seller Update! Our guest is Liv Ellingsen, Product Manager, B2C Seller Marketing Levers, eBay.
http://www.ebay.comfall2017

eBay Radio Guests: September 26, 2017 – Show 698

25 Sep 2017 Blog

Our guests for eBay Radio Show #698 on September 26, 2017, are:

  • Charlie Schilla, President, Supply Hut, and Top Rated Seller supplyhut: How I Went from Selling Out of My Bedroom to Shipping 800 Packages a Day
  • Debbie Wieder, Top Rated Seller thebookkiosk: Get Out Your Crock-Pot — The Holiday Season is Already Here
  • Liv Ellingsen, Product Manager, B2C Seller Marketing Levers, eBay: Changes to Markdown Manager in the 2017 Fall Seller Update
  • Shari Smith, eBay ID gino4603: 8 Ways to Get Your Listings Found
  • Lynn Dralle, Queen of Auctions, Ruler of the Queen’s Court and Top Rated Seller thequeenofauctions: The Queen’s Strategies for Q4 Success

2017 Fall Seller Update: Sell More with These New Initiatives

22 Sep 2017 Blog

Bob Kupbens assured us during last Tuesday’s show that the 2017 Fall Seller Update is designed to help people find what they want on eBay. The goal is to help sellers create the right offers — and get your listings in front of more buyers. We encourage all of you to read the ENTIRE Seller Update at eBay.com/Fall2017 and learn how to implement these new initiatives to help you sell more this Fall. The update is broken into three major categories:

1. Listing Visibility

You’ll be able to increase exposure with eBay Guaranteed Delivery, Markdown Manager and Promotions Manager updates, bundles and lots, and eBay Questions & Answers…Q&A for short.

  • eBay Guaranteed Delivery will offer buyers delivery times they can count on. It will also provide greater visibility for your items, because buyers will be able to filter items by delivery dates in their searches. eBay Guaranteed Delivery will be available to all buyers this Fall.
  • Markdown Manager is now integrated into Promotions Manager to create a streamlined marketing tool. Starting this Fall, you’ll be able to mark down items and automatically create sale events of up to 45 days duration using the same convenient tool you already use to create Order Discounts and other promotions.
  • Gain extra exposure for multiple-item listings with bundle and lot listings. A bundle is a combination of related items, while a lot is 2 or more of the same item.
  • Give buyers information they need with Questions & Answers, a.k.a. Q&A.

2. Policy updates to improve performance

  • Removal of off-eBay links, listings security, product identifier expansion, image guidelines, and eBay Catalog update
  • Remove contact info and links that take buyers off eBay
  • Secure your listings with https pages only on eBay
  • Expanded requirement for product identifiers
  • Image policy changes include removing watermarks from all eBay photos
  • Matching new listings to the eBay catalog. Beginning in Spring 2018, when you create new listings or manage those that are already active on the site, your items will automatically be matched to products like yours in the eBay catalog. eBay will use the product identifiers you provide in your listings to find product matches for the item you’re selling

3. Returns

    • Easier returns for you and your buyers
    • Benefits of offering free returns with search options
    • Restocking fee no longer permitted with free returns
    • Automatic acceptance of returns beginning in October 2107

Read the entire 2017 Fall Seller Update at eBay.com/Fall2017.

Ask Griff & Lee – Show 475 – Segment 1

21 Sep 2017 AskGriffandLee,Broadcasts

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.

 

 

Ask Griff & Lee – Show 475 – Segment 3

21 Sep 2017 AskGriffandLee,Broadcasts

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.

 

eBay Radio – Show 697 – Segment 1 – 2017 Fall Seller Update

19 Sep 2017 Broadcasts,eBayRadio

The 2017 Fall Seller Update! Our guest is Bob Kupbens, eBay’s Vice President, B2C Seller Experience & Global Trust, with an overview of today’s newly released Seller Update.

Helen, Rainier OR (summertoad), asked about embedding audio. Lisa (thegreenhouse2) asked about late shipping dings due to the hurricanes impacting her Top Rated Seller status. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), shared a video workaround.

Read the entire 2017 Fall Seller Update at http://www.ebay.com/fall2017.

eBay Radio – Show 697 – Segment 2 – 2017 Fall Seller Update

19 Sep 2017 Broadcasts,eBayRadio

Updates to eBay’s Contact Information Policy! Our guest is Linda Cornelison, eBay’s Senior Manager, Global Customer Trust. Linda replied to an earlier question regarding embedded audio. Griff reminded listeners about seller FAQs and the new option to add a phone number there. Tom, Livonia MI (valaset), asked about contact information changes, while Debbie, Vacaville CA (thebookkiosk), commented on the newly released links changes.

Read the entire 2017 Fall Seller Update at http://www.ebay.com/fall2017.

 

eBay Radio – Show 697 – Segment 3 – 2017 Fall Seller Update

19 Sep 2017 Broadcasts,eBayRadio

Updates to structured data: product identifiers, watermarks, the eBay catalog, and bundles and lots! Our guest is Chris Van Wagoner, eBay’s Senior Manager, Structured Data. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), asked about required UPC codes as product identifiers for brand-name clothing.

Read the entire 2017 Fall Seller Update at http://www.ebay.com/fall2017.

 

Stay Connected


 

EBAY RADIO: 2003-2018

Thank you for listening; please enjoy our archived broadcasts and Seller Resources!


 

Our Sponsors

  • SixBit Logo RGB Clear 250x134

  •  
    WorthPoint Logo No Tag Medium

  • ShipStation Logo

  • sponsor-crazylister

  •  
    Endicia Logo Newest

  • BULQ Logo Cropped HiRes