Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include active content removal, a shipping label fix and 5 million feedbacks. Griff and Lee discussed the upcoming deadline for removing active content, which will be disabled across all devices on June 26.
The latest online social marketing trends! Our guest is internet marketing futurist Marsha Collier, bestselling author of the eBay and social media For Dummies series, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller marsha_c.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: An Independence Day Retail Moment was brought to you by BULQ (http://www.bulq.com). Lee reminded us that the judges are evaluating this year’s SHINE Awards submissions; community voting will begin at the end of this month for the winners of eBay’s second annual Small Business of the Year Contest (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards).
David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99) asked about free returns getting a boost in search. Bruce, Roscoe IL (pacificbearing), asked how to sign up for eBay OPEN workshops (http://www.ebayopen2017.com/workshops) when already registered for the event.
Top 5 mistakes made by new eBay sellers! Our guest is Glen Zubia, Jr., known on eBay as Top Rated Seller gcustoms41.
Why you should visit trade shows! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Griff answered a question from David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), earlier in the show. eBetsy called in with her latest Brief. Lee reminded everyone to register ASAP for eBay OPEN 2017, July 25-28 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, because it’s selling out fast (http://www.ebayopen2017.com).
Bev, Chicago IL (samican2), called with an update about Jabber the eBay Parrot and a question about under-performing listings as shown in Seller Hub. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), had an answer for Bev’s question plus a question about Seller Hub statistics.
Fleahopping through Europe! Our guest is Peggy Losey, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller orthotech.
Social networking at eBay Open 2017! Our guest is Vicki Conley, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller pictureithere.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), asked about a new item specific, “Bundle Listings”. Cody likes selling on eBay “because it’s easy and fun.” A Contact Us email asked if it’s OK to use the word “vintage” in a store name.
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 ecommerce legislation in New York and New Mexico along with fee changes at eBay Motors. Griff reminded us that judges are currently evaluating SHINE Awards submissions (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards); voting for your favorites among the 15 finalists (3 in each of 5 categories) beings at the end of this month. Lee shared an announcement from eBay Australia.