Lee and Griff reminded everyone to vote daily through this Friday, July 14, for their favorite finalists in eBay’s SHINE Awards Small Business of the Year Contest at http://www.ebay.com/shineawards. Bob Kupbens, eBay’s VP of Seller Experience, posted a mid-year progress report in eBay for Business; read his entire post at http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com.
Griff and Lee read the tips sent in so far for enjoying Vegas while you’re there for eBay Open 2017 and asked sellers to call in with their tips to win a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).
It’s 2016 Spring Seller Update Day! Our guest is Brian Burke, eBay’s Director of Seller Experience, who gave us an overview of the newly released Seller Update.
Spring Seller Update changes to product reviews! Our guest is Brian Burke, eBay’s Director of Seller Experience. He stayed on to answer questions.
Using required product identifiers! Our guest is David Wohrman, eBay’s Senior Manager for Seller Experience.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: eBay’s Brian Burke, Director, Voice of the Seller, and Marci Thurston, Senior Manager, Seller Experience, stayed on to discuss the new pricing updates. On the chat board, hotbed22 wished that Premium Store subscribers also got more free listings. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), asked about selling limits. Kathy, Casper WY (catch_all_corner), would like an intermediate store level between Premium and Anchor.
Back on the chat board, gypsyslair pondered the question of whether to opt for 1 Premium Store subscription or 2 Basic Store subscriptions. Brian and Griff reminded us that tomorrow’s Weekly Chat with eBay Staff (http://community.ebay.com/t5/Weekly-Chat-with-eBay-Staff/Weekly-Chat-Abo…) from 1pm-2pm PT will be all about the new pricing updates. Louise, Colorado Springs (herbscraftsgifts), wanted to know eBay’s point of view with regard to the durations of the additional free auction-style listings in Collectibles and Fashion categories.
Pricing updates! Our guests are eBay’s Brian Burke, Director, Voice of the Seller, and Marci Thurston, Senior Manager, Seller Experience.
Manage your promotions with Promotions Manager! Our guest is Devin Payne, eBay’s Senior Manager for Seller Experience, here to tell us about the free Manage Promotions tool (Promotions Manager) that comes with every eBay store.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal.Stories include Deflategate; a Giving Works auction campaign; and a special VIP guest speaker at this year’s eBay Radio Party & Conference.
Optimizing eBay fees with Coach Jack! Our guests are Coach Jack Darton, Senior Manager, eBay Seller Experience, and Maria Lambert (eBay ID kristinalambert). Coach Jack anaylzed Maria’s listing strategies in light of the new fee initiatives contained in the 2015 Spring Seller Update and discussed her format mix and duration with her. To have your account considered for analysis by Coach Jack, please send email with your seller ID and any pertinent details you want to share to [email protected]