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.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include yesterday’s deadline for removing active content from your listings; read the announcement and follow the link to the removal tool at http://www.announcements.ebay.com.
Griff and Lee discussed eBay’s participation in San Francisco’s Pride Parade and the #FillYourCartWithColor eBay Block Party (http://www.ebayblockparty.com), both online and off.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include active content removal, a shipping label fix and 5 million feedbacks. Griff and Lee discussed the upcoming deadline for removing active content, which will be disabled across all devices on June 26.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Ruby, Toquerville UT (byruby195) had questions about revising underperforming listings and removing active content. Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfunf4u), asked about eBay’s pricing recommendations and how to recover listings removed in eBay’s spring cleaning. Helen, Rainier OR (summertoad), won the Secret Word Contest.
Griff reminded listeners that June brings changes from the 2017 Spring and Summer Seller Updates. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), was the first caller of the month and won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com). He also shared his system for updating old listings. Community Manager Alan Aisbitt popped in with an update on the redesign of Community (http://www.ebay.com/community).
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include changes to final value and insertion fees in the Guitars & Basses category; artists on eBay; and the Shawn Carter Foundation’s eBay for Charity auctions. Griff and Lee reminded listeners to remove active content from their listings before next week (June 1). Lee shared her newest “Advice for the Entrepreneur” tip.
Griff and Lee explained how to find the eBay Announcements Board (http:/announcements.ebay.com). Melissa Paz, Orlando FL (lazybreeze_deals), called to share her experience of being featured in eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com).
Griff reminded listeners to remove active content from their listings before June 1, when it will be disabled across all devices. Lee informed us that eBay is going to temporarily continue support for existing TurboLister users.
Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), asked how to update her address with eBay. Lupe, Reston VA (hapachico), shared her experience with deleting active content.
Griff and Lee read “Why We Should Celebrate Small Business”, adapted from an article by Barbara Weltman for PayChex.com (http://www.paychex.com). First-time caller and first-time live listener Annette, Avon OH (happy_girl_too), called with a question about listing via the mobile app.
Bring your listings into compliance with Frooition’s Active Content Listing Rescue Service! Our guest is Adrian Bausor, Director of Frooition.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Helen, Rainier OR (summertoad), asked if there would be an acceptable way to embed video in a listing after active content is no longer supported as of June 2017. Lee shared a post by Shervin Moghaddam, eBay’s Senior Director of Shopping Experience, in eBay’s corporate blog at http://www.ebayinc.com.
Sharman, Birmingham AL (topfloorfinds), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com) for answering Lee’s “Hey You, Pay Attention!” question. Melinda, Harrisburg PA (distinctreasures), called with today’s Secret Word.