As the online stores vs retail stores war still rages, new figures are being released to show that those fears of consumers killing Australian trade by flocking to overseas websites are false with the new figures showing that most online shoppers use local sites.
For years eBay has allowed us to market our items with a “share” button which is still in place making it easy to send the listing directly to any email. It used to be called “forward to a friend” and now it has evolved with the changing online styles as everyone knows it is better to share across the social networking sites!
Over the coming weeks and months eBay will be introducing changes to how you search, buy and sell on eBay.com.au. In the last week we also shared about some new changes coming with Best Match to watch out for, these are also being rolled out in the next few months.
Massive news in the overseas suppliers market as Alibaba experiences a major internal fraud, that saw thousands of suppliers bypass the normal verification procedures to advertise on the site to normal businesses wanting products from overseas.
Best Match, eBay’s default sort order for search results, is now being optimised in March 2011 – to further help buyers find the most relevant listings from sellers who offer the best service, value and products.
We all have different things we love, whether it be eating out at nice places, running on the beach or watching good movies…we are all have different values on things that matter to us in our lives. Pity the person who has a favorite restaurant, but not a favorite author. They’ve picked out a favorite place to feed their body, but they doesn’t have a favorite place to feed their mind!
Want to sell your stuff on eBay but don’t have the time? Let a Trading Assistant do it for you, Trading Assistants are experienced eBay sellers who will sell your items on eBay for a fee.
Auctiva our preferred listing program now also owns Ali Express which is an online overseas wholesaler site where you can buy overseas products at wholesale prices. However now you can take advantage of further discounts just by linking your AliExpress account to Auctiva, linking your accounts will qualify you for wholesale promotions and offers on AliExpress made available exclusively to Auctiva users.
Lovers will romance the special person in their life with more chocolates, rings, clothing and other goodies this Valentine’s Day compared to last year’s festivities, the Retailers Association reports.
Shoppers will spend an average of $116.21 on flowers, cards and other gifts this year. That’s over a 10% increase over last year’s average of $103. Overall, shoppers will shell out a staggering $15.7 billion…Will you be part of it?
If you’re a seller on eBay you should always be looking for ways to upgrade and improve your listing so you stand above your competition. One of the ways you can do this is by adding a product video to your listing to demonstrate how to use your item and as a point of difference when none of your competition is!