Devin Wenig, CEO of eBay Inc., stayed over from the previous segment to continue his “eBay Executives Unplugged” interview, discuss eBay, and take calls from listeners. First-time caller Phillip, Orlando FL (winningdotdeals), inquired about sales strategies. C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), asked about eBay’s brand image. Beth, Levittown PA (woadieland), requested an East Coast eBay Open and asked about a change to the Search filter for Sold items. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), had a question about applying immediate payment required to accepted Best Offers.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), asked about advertising background colors vs listing photo backgrounds. Griff shared photography advice. Helen, Rainier OR (summertoad), has a feature request for eBay’s new Image Search.
Lee announced that a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com) will be awarded to anyone who calls in today to have their listing dished (to be scored with cauldrons instead of tureens, in honor of Halloween). Patty, Long Beach CA (whoohoodepot), has encountered an eBay glitch with sold items.
Griff and Lee gave us eBay’s Top 10 lists of Halloween costumes.Bob, New Market IN (jasmine), asked if offering USPS Priority Mail as his only shipping option will hurt his search results standing or Top Rated Seller status. First-time caller Glenn, Shelton WA (thegatheringguru), asked for a listing dish and was held over to the next segment.