The Summer Seller Update was announced on May 9th, while provisions in the Spring Seller Update take effect as of June 1st. First-time caller Matthew, NV, asked about using eBay’s home page and search.
Audrey Tracy, eBay’s Social Media Manager, popped in to talk about the eBay SHINE Awards for Small Business. The deadline to submit your business on eBay for consideration is May 19th. For more info, visit http://www.ebay.com/shineawards.
Lupe, Reston VA (hapachico), asked for a dish of item number 361964313135 and received a score of 5 tureens, which earned her an eBay Radio dish towel. Lee reminded listeners to download eBay’s Seasonal Moments Guide at http://cc.ebay.com/docs/default-source/documents/dmk/global-dmk/ebay_seasonal_moments_guide_2017.pdf.
She also shared part of Audrey Tracy’s eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com) post about turning your next trip into a sourcing opportunity. Dona, Fort Wright KY (homecraftframing), asked for a listing dish of item number 162454377517 and was carried over to the next segment.
Carried over from the prior segment, Griff and Lee continued their dishing of item number 162454377517, for Dona, Fort Wright KY (homecraftframing). David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), asked about using stock photos. Lee shared the rest of Audrey Tracy’s eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com) post about product sourcing while traveling.
Griff announced the eBay Pack-a-thon, your chance to win eBay swag as you pack and ship using the new eBay-branded tissue and stickers from http://www.ebay.com/supplies; get details at http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com. Lee shared Audrey Tracy’s Back to School tip from eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com). Griff and Lee read “How to Write a Mission Statement in 5 Easy Steps”, adapted from a post by Tim Berry for http://www.articles.bplans.com.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include Shawn Thornton’s skates; White House commemorative eggs; and the Back to School selling season in eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com). Lee incited Griff to try eBay’s “Clean Up, Cash In” game at http://play.ebay.com.
Griff told listeners to check eBay’s Announcement Board at least once a week (and preferably every day) to stay informed; read it on your Seller Hub Overview page, or go to http://announcements.ebay.com.
If you spot an ad from the new eBay campaign, leave a comment on Audrey Tracy’s eBay for Business blog post at http://community.ebay.com/t5/eBay-for-Business/Spot-an-eBay-Ad-and-Score-Some-eBay-Swag/ba-p/26753800 to score some eBay-branded swag while supplies last.
C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), asked about active content. Bill, Vacaville CA (thebookkiosk), answered Lee’s 3rd trivia question and won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. 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.
How to profit from the 2017 Spring Seller Update! Our guest is Audrey Tracy, Social Media Manager, eBay for Business, known on eBay as audreyjojojo.
Open phones, Contact Us emails and more: Social Media Manager Audrey Tracy from eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com) stayed on with Griff and Lee. Aron Hsiao from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with today’s marketplace research report.
Our guests for eBay Radio Show #672 on March 7, 2017, are:
C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), called in re: mailing lists. This week’s Presidents Day Retail Moment was sponsored by BULQ (hhttp://www.bulq.com). eBetsy, Dallas TX, called in with breaking news about this year’s GRAMMY charity auctions (http://www.ebay.com/grammy). Griff and Lee took turns reading “Tips to Help With Taxes”, adapted from a recent post by Audrey Tracy in eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com).