Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Heidi, Yardley PA (casualspirit), asked if inactive seasonal listings are dragging down her active listings in search results. Bill Perlman, Ashfield MA (the_silver_panther), asked if he still has to fill out the package weight and dimensions when selecting for free shipping from calculated shipping. Tamera, Comfrey MN (tam2win1) wanted to know if changing her handling time to 10 days while she’s on vacation would affect her Top-Rated Seller status. Amanda, Richmond VA (heygoodeye), won the Secret Word contest.
Lee told us about the special dedicated Mother’s Day page linked from the pink flower at the top of any eBay page next to the words “MOTHER’S DAY Shop gifts”. USPS is testing larger mailboxes to enable more secure package delivery. 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.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Tim, Fort Wayne IN (globalmartplus), wrote to ask whether he should select calculated or flat rate shipping when offering free shipping in order for his items to show up in Google Shopping. Forrest Thompson, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1), asked where to find the third eBay Radio show (hint: It’s eBay Radio’s Top-Rated Seller Hour, from 1-2pm PT on Tuesdays).
Kay, Tampa FL (k-a13), told us about her experiences with listing an Oscar replica statuette and a onesie, including how her onesie listing was removed due to a VeRO violation. Heidi, Yardley PA (casualspirit), asked what to do with her inventory of winter coats now that warmer weather is here and whether those inactive listings will drag her active listings down in search.