If you’ve been trying to make money online for any time at all, then you have most likely already heard of eBay.
eBay is one of the best marketplaces out there for people who are new to trying to make money on the Internet.
Best of all, there are a lot of different ways that you can use eBay to create an additional revenue stream for yourself.
Below you can find some of the best ways to make money with eBay. (more…)
I have been selling on eBay for several years now and over that time I have learn’t a few tricks to help gain traffic and potential customers. If you start to use these consistently you should see gains in traffic and sales and help build your business into something you can be proud of. So here are my top ten tips for selling on eBay that have provided me with good sales and positive feedback. (more…)
eBay has a vast amount of traffic going through it on a daily basis and a lot of sellers selling many items in many categories.
For you to make a good start you need to do some research into what you want to sell and how to sell your items.
There are a lot of permutations to selling items on ebay and making good use of research and item descriptions, titles, images etc will help make your listing stand out from the crowd.
If you haven’t come up with an idea for a niche market place then check this post for some ideas however if you are past that point and have some idea of what you want to sell then lets discover how we can make those eBay listings pop and create sales.
There are six main areas to work at to fully achieve a great listing.
eBay has been online since 1995 when Pierre Omidyar built an addition to his personal website to sell a few unwanted items he had.
The first item sold on auction was a broken lazer pointer and Pierre contact the winning bidder asking him why he had bought a broken pointer.
The winner plainly said he collected them which drove Pierre on to expand his listings and offered the ability for others to sell items also.
It was simply a hobby site until his service provider told him he need to upgrade because of the surge in traffic.
This then prompted Pierre to charge fees for listing and so eBay as we know it was born although the domain name ebay.com was not purchased until September 1997.
So there you have a little history on the company and now lets discuss a question I often get asked, “can you make money with eBay?”
The simple answer is yes, without a doubt you can make money with eBay in fact you can make a lot of money with eBay if you are prepared to put in some effort and work at it.
I have been selling on eBay since 2006 and have made a good passive income from it.
During this time I have set up eBay stores for several companies who have used it to sell off discontinued and slightly damaged items as well as full retail items.
This we will go into later but first lets look at eBay and what you can sell on there. (more…)