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Selling specific seasonal products on eBay can be quite difficult at times, but what exactly are these seasonal products? Let’s take two basic examples –  Christmas lights and swimsuits. Nobody will buy a set of Christmas lights in June, for example. Sure, there might be a few conscious buyers that are looking to buy Christmas […]

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Since the release of smartphones, there are more users browsing the internet from mobile devices – mobile web browsing has been steadily growing, overtaking the traditional computer in October 2016, with mobile and tablet browsing accounting for 51.3% compared to the desktop’s 48.7%, according to data from web analytics firm StatCounter. Mobile compatibility is very […]

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Photobucket for many years has been a favourite amongst online sellers. A place to store your images for free and be able to use these images on eBay, Amazon, your own website, Facebook and Twitter. However, from June 20th they have moved to a paid service. An expensive hype when the service will set you […]

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Many site admins have asked me, “How do I set up taxes in Magento now that the UK is leaving the EU?” First and foremost, you can leave it how it is for the moment. In the coming months and years the changes will come. The change mainly affects sites that have a large volume […]

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We have had a number of customers contact us asking if we are aware of any updates to the active content rules that eBay may limit in 2017 and is it worth waiting till the end of 2017 before proceeding with a design. From working with eBay for over 10 years we have learnt to […]

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Well there, isn’t that a surprise? eBay have just announced that starting 2017 they will be limiting the use of active content on sellers’ listings. However, it is not quite clear yet if these limitations will be enforced so there maybe a panic over nothing. Now, what is active content, you’re wondering? An example of […]

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Here we go again! Seems a regular occurrence from eBay that just when you have implemented the last set of changes in reference to your seller accounts – more notably the “EAN numbers” – that eBay announces yet more; and this latest set has already caused a stir in the eBay seller community. Let’s start […]

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Although this news was being talked about for many months it was the surprise at how quickly it followed the Google local search changes that again had major impacts on businesses (showing only 3 results in the search page rather than the previous 7) Removing the right hand side adverts puts more pressure on the […]

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