Lee reminded listeners that registration for eBay Open (July 24-26 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas) is open at eBayOpen.com. eBay Main Street members recently scored a victory in the ongoing fight against Internet sales tax. To stay informed about this and other issues that impact your ecommerce business, join eBay Main Street at eBayMainStreet.com. Lupe, Reston VA (hapachico), asked about keywords.
Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. Click on the event’s title to see all the details. 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.
It’s time to cash in your Q1 coupon for eBay-branded shipping supplies at eBay.com/supplies. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (pa_dutch_auctions), stumped Griff with a question about taking photos on his iPad. C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), weighed in with a bobblehead comment.
eBay Main Street members stopped Congress from adding the Remote Transactions Parity Act (RTPA) from being added to a recent spending bill, but the fight against Internet sales tax legislation continues; join your fellow sellers at eBayMainStreet.com, and let your voice be heard!
Griff and Lee warned eBay Main Street members about new Internet sales tax legislation called the Remote Transaction Parity Act. To make your voice heard, go to eBayMainStreet.com; hover over the Action Center tab, then click on “Oppose New Internet Sales Taxes”. From there, you can tweet and email your representatives with just a couple of clicks. Join eBay Main Street to stay informed about this and other issues affecting your business.
eBay UK has teamed up with Time Inc. to launch “Shop the Celebrity Look” at ebay.co.uk/cdp/CelebrityStyle. Griff and Lee read “5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Know That You Don’t” by Shane Barker for Inc.com.
Griff and Lee discussed the Marketplace Fairness Act (MFA) and Remote Transaction Parity Act (RTPA). Go to http://www.eBayMainStreet.com for more information and to email and/or tweet your Congressional representatives telling them to vote NO on internet sales tax.
John, Southbridge MA (investincollectibles), commented on other sellers’ packing. Marc, Peterborough UK (mompessons), asked for a listing dish. Andrea, Mooresville NC (holmesteadbargainsllc), requested a listing dish and earned a top score of 5 tureens!