Making sales and memories on eBay! Our guest is Robbin Levin, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller beadshine and organizer of the New England eBay & Ecommerce Sellers Group.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Durinda, Glendale AZ (drindy), has a challenge with getting buyers to use their cart for multiple items with combined shipping. George, Elgin IL (georgek809) wants to let buyers know how to use local pickup.
eBay has announced that sellers can now add Local Pickup to their listings along with either flat or calculated shipping options; get details and a screenshot at http://announcements.ebay.com or from the Announcements Board module of your Seller Hub Overview page.
Matt, Sedro Woolley WA (mattbecca), called in with a positive comment on the Spring Seller Update plus a question about SKUs. Griff and Lee looked at 2 listings featuring festive St. Patrick’s Day and Easter décor.
Maria, Melbourne FL (pinkelephantstoo), sells handmade crocheted items and asked how she could compete against Chinese sellers who offer similar items for less. Lee reminded listeners about the Inside eBay Weekly Chat with eBay Staff, moderated by Director of Community Jeff Terrell and Griff; you also can follow @eBayForBusiness on Twitter to get in on a 20-minute Periscope chat every Monday covering various eBay topics. Griff reminded listeners that the additional free listings from eBay’s recent price updates are now available for those who have used up their previous allotment.
Freida, Anaheim CA (freidasstore), asked why her item number 191715341161 wasn’t selling. 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.
Bonus open phones segment, Contact Us email and more: Larry, Burlington NJ, sometimes delivers item to buyers who live nearby but has no way to document it in My eBay. What to do? Griff gave us insight into the mood at corporate headquarters yesterday, the first day since Friday’s official eBay-PayPal split.