CRM MATCHING: What Advertisers Aren’t Being Told About Scale

Given the “who’s who” list of platforms offering it, CRM matching has truly arrived. And why not? CRM matching is arguably the most advanced way for brands to connect the dots to their target audiences, and then help them deliver…

What eBay’s Pricing Data Can Teach Small Businesses

“How do you price your good or service? It’s one of those questions that you have to have an answer for on day one. And you really, really want to get the right answer,” says John Henry, entrepreneur, venture capitalist…

eBay Adds Product Categories to Promoted Listings

Last year, eBay launched Promoted Listings, an ad format that enables sellers to get multi-quantity items in front of potential buyers in search results and only pay when the ad is clicked and the item is purchased. The format has…

eBay Announces Update On USPS Package Pickups

eBay made a quick announcement regarding USPS package pickups in light of recent changes made by the Postal Service. In a brief post, the company said: Sellers can now schedule a pickup on First-Class Package Service without having to choose…

eBay: We Fixed That ‘Free Shipping’ Glitch

Earlier this month, we reported on a glitch in eBay’s mobile apps that was telling buyers that some items had free shipping even when the seller had not indicated that they did. This, according to some, had been happening for…

eBay ‘Free Shipping’ Glitch To Get Fix

Earlier this month, we reported on a glitch in the eBay mobile app that displays free shipping on items that don’t actually include that on their listings. Understandably, this has led to a bunch of frustrated buyers who are presented…

eBay Uses Structured Data For New Browsing Experiences

eBay announced new browsing modules for shoppers, leverage its structured data better and help users surface listings with savings, best-selling products, etc. The modules include “shop by brand” options and other ways to look at category pages without using keyword…

eBay Improves Search For Product Identifiers

eBay announced improvements to its product identifier search experience in an effort to help sellers make it easier for buyers to find the right items. Now, buyers can search for items by entering their GTIN, UPC, EAN, ISBN, or MPN…

Big Changes Coming For eBay Sellers

eBay just announced its Spring Seller Update, and there are a lot of changes this time. Some of these may not sit well with sellers though the company says the changes will drive conversion across its entire platform. Some of…

eBay ‘Free Shipping’ Glitch Frustrates Buyers and Sellers

Based on complaints from sellers, eBay appears to be experiencing a glitch that is telling buyers that some items have free shipping when the seller has not actually indicated this. It’s not hard to believe this becomes quickly problematic for…