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Broadcast Date: Jun 5 2014

Roger, Odessa MO (keywebco), called in to ask about why font sizes are changing in his listing. Lee's been in contact with Apple about the eBay Radio iPhone app, which could be available any minute now. Tammy, Fort Wayne IN, asked about Hassle-Free Returns (managed returns). Lee announced that the eBay Radio Group now has over 39,000 members! Now the goal is 40,000.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 5 2014

Helen, Beaverton OR (summertoad), asked for a listing dish of item number 301203806578. She received a perfect score of 5 tureens! Edie from Santa Monica, CA (lah_di_dah) called in to ask for more info on Listing Analytics (available in the eBay Apps Center) and clarification of how items show up in search. Lee asked a trivia question: What was the first item ever sold on eBay, and for what price did it sell? The prize was $100 towards a room night in Vegas during the eBay Radio Party & Conference.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 4 2014

Lillian, DeLand FL (lilsbeach), won the $100 room night in Vegas during the eBay Radio Party & Conference. She answered the trivia question asked by Lee in the previous segment: What was the first item ever sold on eBay, and for what price did it sell? Priyanka Sharma from GoDaddy Online Bookkeeping (http://www.outright.com) called in with the live tax report.

Mike, Wellsville NY (pennyforyourthoughts), asked if an item not as described case filed by the buyer in error will count against him as a transaction defect. Lee read the current events from the Seller Events Calendar, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your seller meetup or other event, click Submit a Seller Event in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.

Griff and Lee discussed how Russian shoppers can now register online at us.dostami.ru to get a virtual American address for use when shopping on eBay. The company will then trans-ship their item to them in Russia.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include a video; The Brady Bunch; return shipping rates; and more.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Top drop-shipping strategies for eBay sellers! Our guest is Brandon Delgrosso, CEO of Doba.
http://www.doba.com

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Open phones, Contact Us emails, and more: Larry, Ossining NY (penpal4899), had a question about avoiding transaction defects due to frequent returns. Dennis, Dover NJ (zzzgaragesale) needed to know how to stop buyers from bidding who live in countries to which he doesn't ship. Wendy, New York NY (waytogo222), wanted her listing dished for item number 251536405905. She received 4 tureens.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Rare items sales on eBay and more! Our guest is James Massey, publisher of WhatSellsBest.com.
http://www.whatsellsbest.com

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

eBay Mobile updates offer more seller-friendly features and functionalities! Our guest is Ginger Leishman, eBay Mobile Marketing Manager. http://mobile.ebay.com

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Open phones, Contact Us emails, and more: Ginger Leishman, Marketing Manager for eBay Mobile, stayed on to take questions. Eric Nash from Stamps.com (http://www.stamps.com) called in with today's shipping report. Trish, Atlanta GA (birdhouse-in-your-soul), won the Secret Word Contest. Daniel, Front Royal VA (karate25daniel), called in to report that he now has one toy wholesaler set up. Cindy, San Diego CA (pattycyn), called in with a question for Ginger.

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Making Best Offer work for you! Our guest is Bryan Goodman, the smarter half of Thrifting with the Boys and co-star of Spike TV's Thrift Hunters, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller mr.bigfoot.
http://www.thriftingwiththeboys.com
http://www.thrifthunters.com

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Promoting yourself and your business, online and off! Our guest is Stephanie Inge, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller stephintexas and an eBay Education Specialist.
http://www.virtualtrainingcamp.com

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Broadcast Date: Jun 3 2014

Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Griff and Lee dished a listing for item number 380919699016. The seller received 4.95 tureens. Lee reviewed current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your seller event, click on "Submit a Seller Event" in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.

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Broadcast Date: May 29 2014

Griff reminded listeners that eBay has asked that everyone change their password to increase security, and don't click on any embedded links in emails about changing your eBay password because they might be phishing attempts. Get more details at http://info@ebayinc.com (no w-w-w) or the eBay Announcements Board (http://announcements.ebay.com). Lee reported on a recent study that showed how important small businesses are to the American economy.

Lee says there are some openings for the eBay Radio Party & Conference. Go to http://www.erVegasStandby.com to get on the list, and watch for email saying it's your turn to RSVP!

Griff talked about the digital photography studio he's going to set up during the event in the Platinum Ballroom at Bally's Las Vegas. Debbie, Vacaville CA (thebookkiosk) was the winner of $100 in response to the trivia question, "What anniversary is eBay Radio celebrating this year?" Valerie, Georgetown MN (vintage_mojo), also called in with the answer to the trivia question and is coming to the Vegas event for the first time.