Internet Merchants Association Meeting. This special meeting is called to take place July 6,2008 and commencing on July 10,2008. Please send this notice to all IMA members. The meeting will take place at…
The fighting and arguing at IMA, as it appears from the outside, boils down to nothing more than a teenage prepubescent firestorm over he-said she-said and a power struggle to gain control.
What is a well crafted press release and how does a entrepreneur or small business owner create one?
For the first time, eBay will feature third-party applications within Selling Manager, a tool merchants use to manage their eBay listings, the company plans to announce Monday at its annual eBay Developers Conference in Chicago
Make a list of must see vendors and then make sub lists of questions you want to ask these vendors. Bring your questions list with you. In the rush of the crowd and the flow of the convention traffic, sometimes it is difficult to remember who you wanted to see and what you wanted to learn. Crib notes are no problem here.
Chrysler has folowed GM’s lead with a sweet deal for its dealers to sell used vehicles on eBay for cheap…
I wonder how many independent dealers will remain on eBay with this kind of competition?
While doing my Guest Host spot do a recent eBay & Beyond Basics to Business live Internet talk radio show, I had extolled the virtues of using mediums like You Tube and Flickr video to promote businesses, products and services. This is an example of just how it can be done and the reason to do it…
Linda Miller of Consignment Pal has worked long and hard to provide a directory service to the consignment industry. Her efforts have been rewarded with a very efficient and usable directory for both consignment shops and eBay Trading Assistants
The Silicon Valley/ San Jose Journal reports a deal has been made between Microsoft and eBay. Shoppers using the Microsoft Live search engine to find products on eBay and elsewhere will be offered cash rebates after making qualifying purchases
eBay Trust & Safety told Dan he was removed for non-performance.
10 years and 3000+ good solid positive feedback is now a non-performing seller on eBay, at least if you have two outstanding unresolved disputes and 10 neutrals in your history.
eBay seems to think if they toss some carrots, no one will notice when they toss a poison pill in an “announcement”. Today’s announcement should cause a great deal of concern for any business oriented sellers…
I really do not think Geographical location has anything to do with selling capability on eBay, but apparently eBay believes in the theory of location location location…
Microsoft will try to buy what they wanted out of Yahoo in the first place… REDMOND, Wash. — May 18, 2008 — Microsoft Corp. today issued the following statement: “In light of developments since the withdrawal of the Microsoft proposal to acquire Yahoo! Inc., Microsoft announced that it is continuing to explore and pursue its […]
Neutral feedbacks from the past are being manually converted to negatives in sellers feedback profiles! eBay is doing just that, changing past neutrals into negatives with a visual change from a grey mark to a red in the feedback profiles.
Randy Smythe of “My Blog Utopia” broke a significant story in his blog today. The story invoves the not so subtle tilting of eBays “Level Playing Field”. If you have not yet read Randy’s blog post, please do so now… eBay Partners With Buy.com Then come back here and watch what Pierre Omidyar (creator of eBay) said in plain, […]
eBay is making changes The recent changes in eBay have been well documented and yet more are sure to be announced in the coming months. These changes could be positive for the eBay community as a whole (removing under performing sellers) but some sellers on the site are bound to be looking for other options. […]
To be honest, I have not liked the last round of changes to “My eBay” and any move to return to the older version is good news in my book… Thanks eBay!
We all know eBay is moving to a more retail like atmosphere. If your niche or business model does not fit into a retail like experience for the new eBay buyers, as a seller you will soon find it very difficult to survive on eBay.
Would eBay be justified in closing down digital delivery because of the actions of these very few sellers who gamed a system…which in the end had no connection at all to digital delivery other than the fact that it was the category they happened to sell in?
Recently (yesterday while in the NOLA airport via a Twitter Tweet from a friend) I was asked to compare this year’s Summit event with the recent Channel Advisor Catalyst conference held in Pinehurst, NC.
… you are an eBay customer. This is a change in perspective at eBay and one that I think that will benefit both buyers and sellers.
The eBay Estimator Title Tool is Back! eBay Research has relaunched the eBay Estimator and given the tool a new Title: Optimize Your eBay Listing Title’s BayEstimate BayEstimate? Guess the name is as good as any… I have not had much of a chance to check out the newly revised version of the title tool. I […]
Stop by and encourage Karen in her blogging adventure, and if you are a seller involved in the Rummage Sale on OLA, why not follow Karen’s lead? Start your own blog… show people what you sell, tell them why you sell what you sell, and where they can find your products.
As it is now, Best Match is an unfair system advantaging both high volume sellers and crafty scammers who know how to game the system. Did anyone at eBay seriously believe that people would not find this very serious bug, did eBay not test these types of search protocols before releasing Best Match?
Terapeak MarketPlace Research has a whole new look and feel. With “Hot” new features for eBay sellers and Internet eCommerce professionals alike. The search is much faster, the interface cleaner and the features more robust. The graphs are much better and I feel the entire program is much faster and easier to use… New Features in […]
Breaking News – Digital Delivery on eBay is Dead Beginning March 31 2008 e-Books are Dead on eBay (core listings) eBay has been breaking a great deal of news these last several weeks and now they have come up with one more controversial decision… ***New Policy Update: Digital Downloadable Goods in Classified Ads Format Only*** […]
Jay Berkowitz of the Ten Golden Rules Will be a featured speaker at eBay Live 2008! Jay is scheduled currently to speak just following eBay CEO John Donahoe and should be a big hit with his Ten Golden Rules of Internet Marketing presentation. I know that many of the attendees of the RocketPlace.com conference were […]
eBay Trading Assistant Journal and All Business Auctions invited to Co-Host popular Internet Radio Show about eBay and eCommerce. We are honored to be asked to join the Internet Auction News Radio Network as a Co-Host and look forward to adding to the conversation with our unique perspective. Thanks Dave White! As reported this morning in the […]
Jay Berkowitz of the Ten Golden Rules Podcast and Marketing Consulting Firm Ten Golden Rules.com will be delivering the Keynote Speech at TAWC – The As Was Conference Read More about how we helped to introduce this social networking marketing expert to TAWC here: AsWas & All Business Auctions Recruits Jay Berkowitz We are proud […]
The following is a fictional account of the possible tact a defence attorney could present in the case currently before the Circuit Court in Pennsylvania. Any relation to real persons or events is purely coincidental… Thank You Your Honor…. In My Cross Examination I would like to ask the prosecutor in this case to take […]