Daniel, Front Royal VA (karate25Daniel), called to tell us that Terapeak is not currently accessible by the blind. Bev, Chicago IL (samican2, videotown), called with a tip on how to get USPS to scan your package. Allen, Cuyahoga Falls OH (lulachhola), called regarding Item Specifics when selling via eBay Mobile. eBay's new acquisition of a company called PhiSix was discussed; the company specializes in 3D modeling "virtual try-on" of clothing. Lynn, Shaumburg IL (daisydog62), had a huge challenge with eBay's Guest Buyer program.
Lots of tips for eBay sellers! Matt from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in to remind us about the upcoming Chinese New Year and how sellers should be aware of this holiday all around the world.
Jason Smith from Thrifting with the Boys called about their new television show, Thrift Hunters, which debuts Saturday, January 18, at 9:30pm PT; 8:30pm MT; 7:30pm CT; and 6:30pm ET on Spike TV. Jan, Ft. Pierce FL (yawn_barn), called with an interesting story about a purchase and some unusual feedback. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with a research report on items related to the upcoming Winter Olympics.
Jake Gasaway from Stitch Labs (http://www.stitchlabs.com) called with three things to do for your end-of-year inventory account. Bobbi, Portsmouth NH (seacoastbargain), called to explain how finding items on sale actually affects our brains. David, Bridgeview IL (mrtreasures2011), called to ask ways to source products to sell on eBay. Julia, Ofallon IL (varietyonabudget), won the Secret Word Contest. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called with statistics about hot sellers right now on eBay.
Chris Dawson of Tamebay (http://www.tamebay.com), eBay Radio's international correspondent, called in with his report from the UK. He just returned from viewing a sneak preview of eBay's Shoppable Christmas Pantomime, which sounded fantastic. Endicia (http://www.endicia.com) gave us an international shipping tip from the eBay Radio Shipping Department. Griff told us how to put our eBay store on Vacation Hold. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called with a report on holiday sales statistics.
A question was asked: Does putting my items on international sites increase my sales? Bob, Oakland, FL (lookwhatbobfound), called regarding the color changing on the eBay Stores icon. Michael, Boca Raton FL, was the winner of the Secret Word Contest. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called to tell us about Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany, and how it can help eBay sellers sell more.
Eric Nash from Stamps called with some tips for shipping to APOs, FPOs, and DPOs (military folks and diplomats). Frieda, Anaheim CA (freidasstore), wanted her listing dished for item number 200963117928. Matt from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com), called with a report on what's trending on eBay.
Yetta, Champagne IL (eauctionmaven), called about tracking numbers on the new Order Details page no longer being a clickable hyperlink.. Matt Brosssard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in to give us some TeraTips on keywords and titles. Ricky, Villa Rica GA (geekinnovations), won the Secret Word Contest.
Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called with this week's TeraTips. Frieda, Anaheim CA (friedasstore), asked for a listing dish on item number 200952481093. Griff and Lee gave her a score of 4.99 tureens. Sue, Letard WV (sudh50), called to have her listing dished for item number 200945819362. Griff and Lee gave her a score of 5 tureens!