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Choosing the Best Shipping Company for Your eBay Items

Deciding on your carrier can be the most important decision in your eBay business. You need to decide which shipping company is more convenient for you [more…]

What Is an eBay PowerSeller? Top Rated Seller?

When you browse through the items on eBay, you're bound to notice a Top Rated Seller icon next to some sellers' user IDs. To the uninitiated, this may look like an award given to a person who's sold hundreds [more…]

eBay Business All-In-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

When you’re working on your eBay business, learn some basic codes for typing special characters that you will need and keep a list of tax deadlines on hand so you’re not late in filing. To present the [more…]

Use Your My eBay All Selling Page to Manage Your Sales

For the new seller, the tools on eBay’s Selling pages are great. They’re simple and get right to the point. To run an eBay business, small sellers can use the All Selling page with the Sell an Item form [more…]

How Long Should Your eBay Auctions Run?

Another debatable philosophy for eBay sellers is auction timing. People are always asking how long to run auctions and what’s the best day to end an auction. You have to evaluate your item and decide which [more…]

How to Build an eBay Listing Description with Cool eBay Tools

eBay comes up with options to fill the needs (or wants) of users. Some sellers enjoy putting colorful graphics around their descriptions. Listing Designer will include pretty graphics and help you design [more…]

eBay’s Listing Policies

eBay itself does not sell merchandise. eBay is merely a venue that provides the location where others can put on a giant e-commerce party (in other words, [more…]

How to Price New Products for eBay via Mobile

So let’s say you’re out at a store that’s slashing prices to liquidate stock. Lots of merchandise seems very resellable to you, but which will net the most profit? [more…]

List a Payment Method for Your eBay Sales

Yeah, sure, eBay is loads of fun, but the bottom line to selling is the phrase “Show me the money!” You make the call on what you’re willing to take as money from your auction’s high bidder. eBay offers [more…]

The Strategy behind Setting a Low Starting Bid for an eBay Auction

The most generally accepted theory about starting eBay bids is that setting the bidding too high scares away new bids. But again, the variable is based on how much the item is worth or even how much it [more…]

Starting Your eBay Auction at the Right Time

Back when eBay counted its listings by the hundreds (and then low thousands), it clearly made a difference what day of the week you chose to end an auction. That is, when the number of buyers and sellers [more…]

Timing Your eBay Auction for High Returns

The only way to figure out when to end your eBay auction is by planning when to start it. An auction beginning at 12:00 will end at that same time on the ending day. [more…]

Help Your Sales with eBay’s Optional Listing Features

eBay listings have many options and upgrades. You may consider one or even a few to give your business an edge. Even a random search on eBay listings can yield examples of some very popular listing options [more…]

How to Revise Your eBay Listing before Bidding Starts

If you made a mistake filling out the Sell an Item page on eBay but didn’t notice it until after the listing is up and running, don’t worry. Pencils have erasers, and eBay allows revisions. Here’s what [more…]

How to Revise Your eBay Listing after Bidding Starts

If your eBay auction is up and running and already receiving bids, you can still make some slight modifications to it. Newly added information is clearly separated from the original text and pictures. [more…]

eBay Abbreviations You Should Know

As eBay has grown, so has the lingo that members use as shortcuts to describe their merchandise. It might be a good idea to get a grip on this handy list of common abbreviations and phrases used to describe [more…]

How to Select a Category for Your eBay Listing

Many eBay sellers will tell you that selecting the exact category isn’t crucial to achieving the highest price for your item — and they’re right. The bulk of buyers just input search keywords into eBay’s [more…]

Create the Perfect Title for Your eBay Item

The most valuable onscreen real estate on eBay is the 80-character title of your item. The majority of buyers do title searches, and that’s where your item must come up to be seen! So the onus is on you [more…]

Tips for Creating a Great Description for Your eBay Item

After you hook potential bidders with your title, reel’em in with a fabulous description for your eBay items. Don’t think Hemingway here; think infomercial [more…]

Designing Your eBay Listing with Turbo Lister

When it comes to designing your eBay listing, you have several options. If you predesign your description in an HTML tool, you merely need to copy and paste the coding into the description box. Also, Turbo [more…]

How to Organize Your eBay Listings with Turbo Lister

After you’ve put together a few listings, your eBay Turbo Lister item Inventory will begin to fill up. Just click the link on the left to get to the Inventory tab, which shows your listing activity in [more…]

Jazz Up Your eBay Listings with HTML

When you type in your item description on eBay, you have the option of jazzing things up with a bit of HTML coding, or you can use eBay's HTML text editor. If you know how to use a word processor, you'll [more…]

Examining the Turbo Lister eBay Selling Tool

If you plan on making some extra cash as an eBay regular, Turbo Lister can be an extremely handy tool. Turbo Lister is robust software and offers the following features: [more…]

How to Download and Start Turbo Lister

If you plan to use eBay for multiple sales, you may consider using Turbo Lister to make your life significantly easier. To use Turbo Lister, you must first download it. [more…]

How to Prepare an eBay Listing with Turbo Lister

Once you have Turbo Lister at hand, you can prepare hundreds of eBay listings in advance — and launch them with a single mouse click. Or, if you want to start your auctions at a particular date and time [more…]