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Broadcast Date: Mar 12 2015

Lee described her experiments with Google search, while Griff talked about Google Shopping. eBetsy, Dallas TX (acquisitor, monjott), called in to share breaking news from eBay Main Street (http://www.ebaymainstreet.com): The full text of the FCC's net neutrality order has been released. She also announced the first 2 featured speakers for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference; go to http://www.erVegas for details and to register. Griff will be in Washington, DC, in April for another eBay Fly-In on Capitol Hill.

Lee read an eBay announcement about a new design for the sign-in page. Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit), weighed in on the discussion of bullet points and Google search vs. Google Shopping. Louise, Colorado Springs CO (herbscraftsgifts), asked about a shipment lost in the mail. Griff told us about Skyping with the NYC Metro Area eBay Sellers at their recent meetup.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 12 2015

Lee told listeners how to find the eBay Radio Group newsletter, which contains instructions on how to subscribe to it and, on Tuesdays, includes the Secret Word. She also gave an update on registrations for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference; register now and reserve your $63 hotel room in Bally's North Tower by going to http://www.erVegas.com. Remember, for the last 3 years, this event has sold out quickly! Ruth Ann, Leesburg FL (can-do-lady), asked about changing her listings from auction format to fixed price; why the eBay Stores door icon is sometimes red and sometimes blue; and why the eBay Radio Party & Conference is always held in Las Vegas.

Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit), wrote in to say she'd sent screenshots to Griff of her item's listing in Google search and Google Shopping. Michael, IN (skating2fast), asked how to delete out-of-stock listings. Lee talked Griff into buying a fabulous (and expensive) tie for his upcoming Washington, DC, eBay Fly-In trip in April. She also read a translated press release from eBay France concerning eBay's mobile app for the Apple smart watch. Cindy, San Diego CA (pattycyn), had a question about flat rate vs. calculated free shipping.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 12 2015

Cindy, San Diego CA (pattycyn), was held over from the previous segment to ask about high-end neckties so that she knows what to look for while out thrifting. Edie, Santa Monica CA (dress_to_suit) had more comments about Google Shopping plus a suggestion for improving the verbiage in Promotion Manager's Buy 2, Get 1 Free promotion. Dennis, Noblesville IN (buyrocknroll), asked for some help with GoDaddy Online Bookkeeping (http://www.outright.com). 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.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include air, Herbie and a party. Registration is officially open for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference! The first 25 people to register will get preferred seating for themselves and another attendee of their choosing. Go to http://www.erVegas.com and click the big blue "Register Now for Event" button...then right below it, you'll see another button that says "Reserve Your Hotel Room." Rooms in Bally's North Tower are just $63 plus the resort fee, which covers your wi-fi, and the Platinum Ballroom is just an elevator ride away!

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

The importance of branding! Our guest is Ron LaBeau, co-owner of Auction Pro Templates and eBay ID soyouwannasell.
http://www.auctionprotemplates.com

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Open phones, Contact Us emails and more: Lee and Griff discussed the history of the eBay Radio Party & Conference and Lee's 50th year in broadcasting. Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), called with a comment about last week's debate about thrift store etiquette/morality.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Succeeding on eBay as a part-time seller! Our guest is Nancy Nelson, Certified eBay Education Specialist and co-organizer of the Bay Area eBay & Ecommerce Sellers Group. She's known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller bkittyvintage.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Bonus open phones, Contact Us email and more: The previous segment's guest, Certified eBay Education Specialist and Top-Rated Seller Nancy Nelson (bkittyvintage) stayed on with Griff and Lee to take calls. Susan, Allyn WA (islestyle), asked Nancy for some advice about putting her eBay store on vacation. Nisha, Pagoda NJ (picksbynisha), wondered about the benefits of being an eBay Education Specialist.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee told us that 21 people already have signed up for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference! She also told us where to find the newsletter with the Secret Word. Griff and Lee told us 5 creative ways that brands can leverage the power of Pinterest. Donna, Fort Wayne IN (donnaacc), won the eBay Longevity Challenge!

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Losing your Top-Rated Seller status! Our guest is Scott Henshaw, known on eBay as former Top-Rated Seller nanettestore.
http://www.scotthenshaw.com

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Mentorship, goal setting and marketing your business! Our guest is Kevin Bucchio, owner of Facebook group The Thrifting Lounge, known on eBay as ourfamilythrift.
http://www.facebook.com/groups/thriftinglounge

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Broadcast Date: Mar 10 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Griff and Lee answered several Contact Us emails. Lee gave us an updated head count for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference, June 16-18 at Bally's Las Vegas; register now and reserve your hotel room at http://www.erVegas.com. 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.

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Broadcast Date: Mar 5 2015

Griff and Lee discussed how to get better search placement in Google via Google Adwords, from a post by Shana Champion in the eBay for Business blog at for-business.ebay.com. First-time caller Diane, St. Louis MO (ragstoriches8941), asked how she could determine the value of a rare signed book from 1908. Lee announced the URL for this year's eBay Radio Party & Conference home page: Check it out at http://www.erVegas.com, and stay tuned to eBay Radio for more details. Lee showed Griff a listing for Steve McQueen's first Husqvarna motorcycle.