Griff reassured listeners that Hurricane Harvey will not impact seller performance; get details on the Announcements board at http://announcements.ebay.com.
This week, eBay is matching donations up to $250,000 to 4 organizations supporting disaster relief efforts in Texas. To donate, go to https://www.paypal.com/fundraiser/107650864193216482.
Lisa, Houston TX (thegreenhouse2), called in about Harvey’s impact. Griff and Lee discussed Tuesday’s launch of Question & Answer (Q&A) on product pages.
Griff and Lee caught up on everything Griff missed during his sabbatical and discussed the details of the 2016 Fall Seller Update.
Meshell Long from Doba (http://www.doba.com) called in with today’s dropshipping report. Griff and Lee discussed more details of the 2016 Fall Seller Update. Jay, Lowell MA (solitaryjay), asked about the Global Shipping Program (GSP).
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include a puck, cars and celebration. Lee outlined some of the Seller Performance changes that will be addressed at eBay’s We Are Twenty Seller Summit, coming up September 10-11 in San Jose, CA (http://www.ebay.com/weare20). FYI, The eBay Shop at eBay headquarters in San Jose will be open Wednesday, September 9, until 5:00pm for We Are Twenty attendees.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Robert, New Milford NJ (tabhunter9), had a question about how guests are chosen to appear on eBay Radio. We are always looking for interesting new guests; if you have something informative, educational or enlightening to share, please click the “Be a Guest!” link at the top of any page in the eBay Radio archives and fill out the web form.
onna, Huntington Beach CA (wissuperstore), wondered why International transactions are affecting her seller performance score. Ann, Chicago IL (anula66), won the Secret Word Contest. Sally, Cape Coral FL (vwbusnut), wanted to know how to embed a YouTube video in her listing. Lee commented on sellers who vent on Facebook.