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• Live and archived broadcasts of eBay Radio
• Expert advice from the eBay community
• Live remote broadcasts from eBay events
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Thursday: eBay Radio’s Ask Griff & Lee, 11am-1pm PT
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Our Latest Broadcasts
Griff and Lee reviewed the 2015 Fall Seller Update’s new Seller Performance Standards, which go into effect on February 20. Renee, Fond du Lac WI (3millie4), asked about using TurboLister with Windows 10. Lee shared a tip from Shana Champion’s recent post in the eBay for Business blog (http://www.eBayForBusinessBlog.com).
Forrest, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1) had a question regarding insertion fees for multi-variation listings. Joe, Oradell NJ (hubcapjoes), called in to relay the excitement of reaching 9,999 feedbacks!
Pat, Melbourne FL (purrfree), called with a research challenge. First-time caller and new seller Barbara, Clarksville MD (bng5591), asked if she had to pay for a return label after the buyer decided to keep the item.
Mike, Cincinnati OH (zippy10), asked about international shipping restrictions and the Global Shipping Program (GSP). Griff recommended a must-read article from the Washington Post (http://tinyurl.com/gq2v7u5). Griff and Lee shared Super Bowl fun facts from eBay Inc.’s corporate blog at http://www.eBayInc.com.
Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit), asked about sales cycles and how losing Top Rated Seller status would impact her standing in search results. Griff and Lee looked at a very expensive auction item. Joe, Oradell NJ (hubcapjoes), called in to share an entrepreneurial milestone. eBetsy called with a special Super Bowl fun fact for Griff.
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, click on “Submit a Seller 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 presidential predictions; Super Bowl 50; an eBay beta pilot; and Cupid. Lee shared the results of eBay’s Small Online Business Growth Report, which can be downloaded in its entirety at http://www.eBayMainStreet.com.
How to sell more for Valentine’s Day! Our guest is Shana Champion from eBay for Business.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Sharman, Birmingham AL (jasminesattic), experienced a post office glitch with the new USPS First Class weight limit. Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u), called in with similar shipping snafus. Bev, Chicago IL (video-town), weighed in on retail vs. commercial USPS rates.
Don’t get sidetracked by untoward circumstances! Our guest is Charlene Anderson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller purveyorallthingscreative.
Scavenger sourcing! Our guest is blogger Ryanne Hodson, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller ryannesvintage.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), called in regarding freebies and a photography challenge. Cheryl, Smithfield,RI (cherylsscrubs), won the Secret Word Contest. Cat, Bay Shore NY (varoom1234), asked about using USPS First Class vs Priority Mail for items weighing less than 16 ounces.