Griff and Lee shared some good news for sellers from a recent article in Forbes magazine. eBetsy, Dallas TX, called in with breaking news about this year’s eBay OPEN! Bill, Indianapolis IN (hyrumsbro), wrote with a tip about vegetable-based packing peanuts.First-time caller David, Clarkston MI (drschweitz), wants to see views and watchers when bulk relisting so he can determine his pricing strategy.
New listener and first-time caller David, Clarkston MI (drschweitz), was held over from the prior segment to follow up on his question about bulk relisting and pricing strategy. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com). Ken, Pelham AL (jellybellydist), encountered a challenging buyer and asked, “What would Griff do?”
Griff and Lee shared “8 Best Practices to Optimize Your eBay Listings” by Max Grodin from CrazyLister (http://www.crazylister.com) with help from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) Julie, Las Vegas NV (julies*gems), has an international buyer who didn’t update her name and address with eBay. John, Southbridge MA (jophicollectibles), had some helpful information for Julie. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), called in again with a tricky question about “new” vs “used” condition.
New seller Serena, Enola PA (serenascorner), is looking for an eBay mentor. Griff and 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, 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.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include the GRAMMY Awards winners and Kurt Cobain’s guitar on eBay through eBay for Charity (http://www.ebay.com/kurtcobainguitar).
Finding your own Mo – how to hire the perfect eBay sidekick! Our guest is Lynn Dralle, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller thequeenofauctions and Ruler of the Queen’s Court. http://www.thequeenofauctions.com
Networking within the eBay community – 5 keys to finding serendipity! Our guest is Patty Coleman, a seller meetup group organizer and Griffette known on eBay as Top Rated Seller whoohoodepot. http://www.whoohoodepot.com
Why I love selling clothing on eBay! Our guest is Sherry Gilson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller mylittlgeneralstore and co-organizer of the Bay Area eBay Seller Group. http://www.mylittlegeneralstore.com
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Cat, Bay Shore NY (varoom1234), shared a tip for using packing peanuts. Forrest, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1), shared a nostalgic eBay find. Mary, Niskayuna NY (house.of.zeela) won the Secret Word Contest. Sandy, Poway CA (mooovin), called to share her first item sold and won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).