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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include a Superman comic book; ComiCon; shipping to Russia; and more.

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

Social and mobile selling! Our guest is Marsha Collier, author of the eBay for Dummies and Social Media for Dummies series, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller marsha_c.
http://www.coolebaytools.com

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Open phones, Contact Us emails and more: Daniel, Front Royal VA (karate25daniel), called in with some good news. Mary, Milwaukee WI (marys_world), called to report that she took Griff's and Lee's advice and revised her listing, and now she is now getting sales. Griff and Lee dished kipper2727's listing for item number 161373981206; they declined to give a score until after some revisions are made. Mary, Beecher IL, wondered if a Certificate of Authenticity would help her item sell.

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

eBay Garage Subaru Sweepstakes and other eBay Motors news! Our guest is eBay Merchandising Manager Kris Rabideau. http://www.ebay.com/motors/garage
http://www.eBay.com/rpp/motors-specials

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

Product sourcing for profit from government auctions! Our guest is Ian Aronovich, co-founder and president of GovernmentAuctions.org. http://www.governmentauctions.org

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Open phones, Contact Us emails and more: Edward, St. Petersburg FL (sassy-o), is the winner of the Secret Word Contest.

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

Don't be afraid to try new business strategies! Our guest is Cindy Hallsted, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller pattycyn and organizer of the Surf's Up eBay San Diego Sellers Group.
http://www.meetup.com/surfsupebay

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

How one couple used eBay to become completely debt-free, quit their jobs and work together full-time from home while raising 7-year-old twins! Our guest is Camille Arkenberg, known on eBay as Top Rated Seller shopcamillesdeals.
http://www.camillesdeal.com

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Broadcast Date: Jul 29 2014

Open phones, Contact Us emails and more: Griff and Lee discussed eBay's new Promotions Manager. Lee read the current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your event, click on "Submit a Seller Event" in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page and fill out the webform.

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Broadcast Date: Jul 24 2014

Griff announced that eBay Canada has announced its 10th annual Entrepreneur of the Year Awards (http://www.eoy.ebaypromotion.ca). Lee brought item number 151298766733 to Griff's attention. Lee asked Griff a question about scanning. Griff is getting a refresher course on all things eBay as he revamps the Education Specialist materials. Griff and Lee discussed some of the difficulties in photographing small items like jewelry. Griff asked our listeners, "What would you do if a customer ordered shirts in two different sizes?"

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Broadcast Date: Jul 24 2014

David (simos310) from the eBay Radio Group chat board offered more info on the post office scanning in package. Mary, Cincinnatti OH (snooty boutique), wants to know if she'll get more traffic if she opens an eBay store. First-time caller Virginia, Temecula CA (virginiaruger), called in to ask where to find lightboxes or light tables for taking better photographs. Stanley, Atlanta GA (sblack14237), called in with an interesting method of product sourcing.

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Ginny, High Point NC (ginnyssellables), asked about how to properly close a transaction cancellation. Jeff, Chicago IL, wrote in to ask where to source products. Kat, Lindenhurst NY (varoom1234), wrote in to ask how to mark an item as shipped. Lee read a story about eBay's new Red Laser app for Google Glass. First-time caller Mary, Milwaukee WI (marys_world), asked how to resume selling after a multi-year break.

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Broadcast Date: Jul 24 2014

First-time caller Mary, Milwaukee WI (marys_world), was asked to stay on in order to dish her listing for item number 111416229561. Griff and Lee gave her a score of 4.8 and asked her to call back next week after she's made some changes. Matt Brossard from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with today's research report.

John, Davidson MI (ogyaf), called in to find out how to change inaccurate item specifics on a listing that now has bids on it. First-time caller Heidi, Westburg ME (profitmaker2010), asked Griff and Lee to dish her listing for item number 261502486367. She received a score of 4.95 tureens.

Lee reminded everyone that you can find links to the eBay Fee Calculator (discussed earlier in the show) and other important ebay.com URLS on the eBay Radio Seller Bookmarks page, located under the Seller Resources tab in the eBay Radio archives.