Auction Articles

goWholesale Launches Community Forum and Local Auction Search

This week goWholesale launched new features on its web site, including a Community Forum and Advance Local Search for bulk online auctions.

Auction Sales – Keeping Customers You Worked So Hard To Get!

Congratulations, your auction was successful, payment received and now it’s time to ship the item(s) to the customer.

MSN Search Ads May Not Be Auction Based

Goldman Sachs makes a good point: if and when MSN comes out with its own paid search advertising program to repatriate revenues on sponsored listings near search results …

Mamma.com Adds Auction to Pay-Per-Click Offering

DMNews reports meta-search engine Mamma.com has added an auction-based pricing tool to its Mamma Classifieds flat-rate pay-per-click search product.

Podcasters Hunt for Conference Sponsor with eBay Auction

My down under blog buddies Cameron Reilly and Mick Stanic, who produce the ……

PeopleSoft Job seekers Try eBay

After a team of in-house creatives was displaced following Oracle’s acquisition of PeopleSoft, the group turned to eBay to try and find work …

The New Face of Advertising

A 20-year-old US man is selling advertising space on his forehead to the highest bidder on eBay, BBC News reports.

eBay Kicks off Holiday Charity Auction

eBay kicked off their spectacular holiday charity auction with a special Hummer H2 autographed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and personalized with the winning bidder’s name.

Blogger Puts Himself Up for Auction on eBay

The recently held US Presidential Elections have effectively proved that blogs can be one of the most effective ways of getting your message across. And, it is not only politicians, activists and hobbyists who are using to spread their messages but companies like Sun, Microsoft, Audi, eBay, Google and Monster are using blogs as marketing tools.

Search Engine Adds Auction Service

KaZaZZ has launched its online auction network which allows consumers the ability to buy and sell a wide variety of products and services online.

How to Market with Niche Auction Sites

Online auctions are big business. But they can be big headaches.

eBay to Purchase Additional Shares of Internet Auction Co.

eBay today announced that it has agreed to purchase additional publicly-held common shares of Internet Auction Co. (IAC). from several institutional shareholders, including funds managed by Tiger Technology, Lone Pine Capital LLC, Viking Global Investors and others, collectively representing more than 23% of IAC’s total outstanding shares.

Googles IPO Auction Set To Open Today

Google expects to open the auction for the shares of Google’s Class A common stock at 9:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time) on Friday, August 13, 2004.

Google Sets Registration Deadline

Search engine giant, Google Inc., announced today that they would be closing bidder registration for its Dutch auction-style IPO in two days.

Googles IPO To Long In The Making?

With Google’s landmark IPO expected to be begin this week, it does seem like time is not going to be on their side.

Niche Auction Sites

For many sellers, finding the right items to sell is only half their battle. Finding a place to sell it can sometimes be just as challenging. After all, if you’re selling a rare or hard-to-find item, you will most likely find success at the larger sites such as eBay and Yahoo. Sometimes, though, those sites don’t work out as well as you’d hoped. Or maybe you’d like to supplement the sales there and expand to another site. In either case, you’ll most likely be searching for a niche to move into with your product.

Yahoo Unveils Chinese Search Engine Yisou

Coming on the heels of Google’s investment in Chinese search presence, Baidu.com, Yahoo has announced the release of their search website Yisou.com. The name of the search engine translates to “No1 Search” and unlike Yahoo’s Chinese portal, Yisou will concentrate only on web based searches.

Doing Business Online – Private B2B Exchanges

Business processes are the building blocks of an enterprise. If one of these processes fails to live up to its expectation, business starts to flounder. How to minimize the risks, get a better monitoring of the processes and, at the same time, reduce costs involved? The answer is – business process automation.

Auction Identity Theft

Con artists who wish to use online auction houses (usually targeting eBay because it is the largest) to bilk unsuspecting users for thousands of dollars usually follow a fairly straight-forward scheme. It generally preys on the unsuspecting or less savvy, aiming at their ignorance of technology and security to steal their money.

Writing An Auction Page That Sells!

Writing a successful auction page on any Online Auction site is the key to getting more bids and higher profits. Whatever you sell, you will need to make sure your items’ ads are the best they can be.

How To Attract Bidders – The Group Method

“I need to get more people to view my auctions!”

Next to getting a bidder to bid, this is probably the most frustrating issue for sellers.