Held over from the previous segment, Bev, Chicago IL (samican2), called in with a seller tip about not deforming USPS Flat Rate boxes. Lee explained her “10-Item Hold ‘Em” method for decluttering. Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), shared 2 ways to check for duplicate listings, including a handy online tool (http://www.isdntek.com/ebaytools/duplicatelistings.htm).
Patty, Long Beach CA (whoohoodepot), recounted her Customer Service experience with regard to returns of items listed through Giving Works. Griff gave a shout-out to thisandthatdepot.
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, click on “Submit a Seller Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Robert, Chicago IL (olympiclinic), was carried over from the previous segment to finish dishing his listing for item number 151676175288. He received a score of 4.5 tureens. Char, Steamboat Springs CO (shermanclare), asked for advice about using Auctiva and TurboLister with Windows Vista. Mike, York PA (stillkickingsports), asked about duplicate listings. 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, click on “Submit a Seller 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 the blues; a drone; and Semper Fi. Griff told us about a new free Duplicate Listings Scanner by ISDN-TEK, available at http://www.isdntek.com/ebaytools/DuplicateListings.htm.
Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit), is having trouble editing her Collections since she upgraded to Windows 8. She also asked if accidental and immediately deleted duplicate listings would limit her visibility in search. Michael, Indianapolis IN (the500store), asked if eBay is planning to create a tool that would identify duplicate listings. Lee reminded listeners to register ASAP for the eBay Radio Party & Conference, June 16, 17 and 18 at Bally’s Las Vegas.The early-bird rate of $175 ends May 15, and hotel rooms are going fast. Go to http://www.erVegas.com now to register and reserve your room.
Annette, Cleveland OH (elmwoodcottage), asked why her store categories are still not displaying correctly in her listings. Patricia, Locust Grove GA (simply_collectible), asked how to listen to eBay Radio from the East Coast. Mesha, Des Moines NM (classysoles), called to ask about duplicate listings of single vs. multi-quanity items.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include a battle, a parking place and a princess. Griff and Lee discussed eBay’s announcement about reduced search visibility for those posting duplicate listings and directed listeners to the Duplicate Listings policy, linked from the Announcements Board at http://announcements.ebay.com.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee and Griff dished a listing for eBay seller curiouspickins (item number 271786725773). Sally, Tucson AZ (milodesign) had a question about duplicate listings removed by eBay despite being in different seller accounts owned by the same client.