Mary, Milwaukee WI (marys_world), asked for a listing dish of item number 111748696233. She received a score of 4.85 tureens. Sharon, Science Hill KY (wareskscrapbooks), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com) for answering Lee’s eBay trivia question: What was the name of the rock band made up of eBay employees that used to play at eBay Live! and other eBay events? Shawn, Duncan British Columbia (wiffleball7), asked about offering combined shipping discounts with free shipping.
First-time caller Tom, Salt Lake City UT (oldgreyhairs and silvercreektreasures), was held over from the previous segment with his question about using his iPad to take item pictures. Rich, Elk Grove Village IL (appealingsigns), called in to offer advice to Alan (findingtreasurepa3) on setting up a business.
Lee told Griff about prior years’ eBay Radio Party & Conference swag available on eBay and gave the dates of this year’s event (Tuesday-Thursday, June 16-18). Dee, Pewaukee WI (everything spa), asked about creating a customer loyalty program using Promotions Manager. Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u), had business advice for Alan plus a suggestion about combined shipping discounts and the shopping cart.
Sherry, Largo FL (scrunchiesbysherry), was held over from the previous segment with her question regarding Advanced Search not working for “Find stores with similar items”. Karen, Oconomowoc WI (kmnb1022), asked for suggestions on improving her eBay ID and store name. Griff shared the story of how he came to rename his store. Don, Toronto, Canada (bigtimesolutions), said he uses ShipStation to offer combined shipping discounts.
Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio Archives. To submit your event, click on “Submit a Seller Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Pete, Burnsville MN (pcp808), wrote in to respond to Griff’s suggestions about how to handle combined shipping discounts. Sherry, Largo FL (scrunchiesbysherry), said Advanced Search was not working for “Find stores with matching items”. Griff and Lee read “Four Reasons to Diversify Your eBay Product Line” by Suzanne Wells in the National eBay Examiner. Pete, Burnsville MN (pcp808), called in to clarify his question about combined shipping discounts.
Sherry, Largo FL (scrunchiesbysherry), called in with a specific example of how Advanced Search handled “Find stores with matching items”. Karen, Oconomowoc WI (kmbn1022) asked if changing her eBay ID after selling for 10 years was a good idea and if so, how should she go about doing so.