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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

It's National Small Business Week! Our guest is small business owner Sarah Davis, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller fashionphile.
http://www.ebay.com/usr/fashionphile

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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

What eBay can do for small businesses! Our VIP guest is Jordan Sweetnam, eBay's Vice President of Seller Experience.

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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: First-time listener, first-time caller and new seller Charmin (jasmines attic) called to ask when it is permissible to contact her buyers. She is loving selling on eBay! First-time caller Mike, San Antonio TX (mikebaby), asked about shill bidding and why eBay hides buyer IDs and allows private auctions.

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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

eBay Store categories! Our guest is Gladys Ramos, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller antiques_r_great.
http://www.antiquesrgreat.com

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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

Optimizing eBay fees with Coach Jack! Our guests are Coach Jack Darton, Senior Manager, eBay Seller Experience, and Maria Lambert (eBay ID kristinalambert). Coach Jack anaylzed Maria's listing strategies in light of the new fee initiatives contained in the 2015 Spring Seller Update and discussed her format mix and duration with her. To have your account considered for analysis by Coach Jack, please send email with your seller ID and any pertinent details you want to share to coachjack@ebay.com.

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Broadcast Date: May 5 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and moreOptimizing eBay fees with Coach Jack! Our guests from the previous segment — Coach Jack Darton, Senior Manager, eBay Seller Experience, and Maria Lambert (eBay ID kristinalambert) — stayed on to discuss her listing strategies. To have your account considered for analysis by Coach Jack, please send email with your seller ID and any pertinent details you want to share to coachjack@ebay.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: Apr 30 2015

Griff and Lee discussed the Spring Seller Update's fee and listing feature changes, which go into effect tomorrow, May 1. In addition Griff told us about an exciting new eBay Radio feature that launches next Tuesday, May 5, starring Coach Jack (Jack Dalton, eBay's Senior Analyst for Pricing). Coach Jack will take a look behind the scenes at the back end of your eBay store or listings and suggest ways to tweak your selling strategies to save you money and hopefully increase your views and conversions. To have your store or listings considered for review by Coach Jack, send email ASAP to CoachJack@eBay.com with your eBay seller ID.

Lee also announced that there will be an eBay webinar next Wednesday, May 6, on Promotions Manager, the new tool for eBay Store subscribers; register now (because these webinars sell out quickly) at http://www.ebay.com/webinars.

Be sure to enter the Original Hipster Mom Sweepstakes before May 10, for a chance to win $1,000 and a Mother's Day feature on eBay's home page. Just follow @eBay on Instagram; post a picture of your mom with hash tags #eBayOGHipsterMom and #sweeps; and tell eBay why your mother is the original hipster mom.

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Broadcast Date: Apr 30 2015

Lee offered one free room night in Las Vegas during the eBay Radio Party & Conference (coming up June 16, 17 and 18) to the first caller who knew the answer to this eBay trivia question: A man modeled a garment belonging to his ex-wife in a listing that received more one million views and is still in the eBay archives; what was that garment? Marilyn, Loveland CO (mmmost), called in with the answer and stayed on to discuss her listings,

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Broadcast Date: Apr 30 2015

Carl, San Diego CA (carlmarxx), called with a question about mandatory Product Identifiers, which go into effect June 29 as part of the Spring Seller Update. Lynn, Schaumberg IL (daisydog62), asked about low DSRs for which she received defects even though the feedback comments were positive. eBetsy, Dallas TX, announced a well-known and very popular addition to the Featured Speaker roster for the eBay Radio Party & Conference, coming up June 16, 17 and 18 at Bally's Las Vegas.

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Broadcast Date: Apr 30 2015

Ed, Corning NY (eds-e-threads), wondered about the fee and listing feature changes going into effect tomorrow (May 1) as part of the Spring Seller Update. Griff urged sellers to read and the update carefully. Links to the 2015 Spring Seller Update overview page plus 2 additional pages with more details can be found in eBay Radio's Seller Bookmarks, located under the Seller Resource tab in the eBay Radio Archives.

Top-Rated Seller Wendell, Los Angeles CA (wildshrooms), called regarding photos disappearing from his listings after 24-28 hours. Lee read from the Community Calendar Events. 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: Apr 28 2015

Griff gave an overview of today's show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include an eBay update; an Apple I computer; a website crash; and Wheaties.

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Broadcast Date: Apr 28 2015

Shipping tips from a Top-Rated Seller and former USPS postmaster! Our guest is Yolanda Lusk, known on eBay as Top-Rated Seller aidan10*2010.
http://www.wxyluskclothing.com

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Broadcast Date: Apr 28 2015

Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Griff explained that an issue with Google Chrome is impacting some sellers' ability to print shipping labels through eBay. He has posted a workaround — along with other useful notes — on the eBay Radio Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/ebaygriff.

Lee reminded us to sign up ASAP for the eBay Radio Party & Conference, Jun 16, 17 and 18; to register and reserve your $63 North Tower room at Bally's, go to http://www.erVegas.com. She also introduced another Mentor in this year's Mentors Corner at the event. Edy, Hammel CA (edy312012), asked if it's OK to turn USPS Priority Flat Rate boxes inside out and use them to ship via regular Priority Mail.