5 Actionable Tips for You to Make Money on eBay

It’s certain that you already know that eBay happens to be an excellent place when it comes to selling. It’s also just as certain that you’ve read and heard the stories about the amount of money people have been actively making by just selling their stuff.

Well, you too can get on that bandwagon. For starters, here are 5 actionable tips for you to make money on eBay:

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1. Fill up those titles with keywords – Include primary keywords that people are going to likely make use of in order to look for your items. Use up each of the available characters that eBay will allow.

2. Describe the benefits and not the features – Be sure that [Read more…]

20 Best Shopping Engines for Retailers [Infographic] #ecommerce #etail

How many shopping search engines are there? Even my influencer collaborators were surprised – and you will be, too. If you sell products online, expanding to additional marketplaces can really increase your income. The questions is, which marketplaces have the largest audiences? Which are the best fit for what you sell? Read on to find out.

GoDataFeed published the results of their research this week in the form of this 20 Best Shopping Engines for Retailers infographic:

20 Best Shopping Engines for Retailers

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I first came across GoDataFeed years ago when I managed AdWords accounts for clients. Their capabilities were so impressive that I encouraged my clients to upgrade the way they fed products to shopping sites like Google Shopping, Shopzilla, Nextag and PriceGrabber. [Read more…]

eBay ProStores Users Migration Tips to Minimize Impact on Sales #ecommerce


eBay ProStores Users Migration Tips to Minimize Impact on SalesProStore users need to decide now whether to migrate their stores before or after the holiday shopping season.  Any move will affect your search traffic, and a move handled poorly could cost you all your incoming links.

Move Now or After Holiday Shopping?

Regardless of when you move your store, there will be an impact on your search traffic. Bill Hartzer, Senior SEO Strategist at Globerunner, advises: [Read more…]

Simple POS Software Lets You Take Your eCommerce Site on the Road

iPad Shopify plugin accepting credit cardWhen you run an online shop that sells specialty goods, crafts, or services, you may occasionally have chances to take your business into the real world.

Whether it’s selling quick sketches at an anime convention, specialty cookies at a farmer’s market, or handspun glow-in-the-dark yarn at a fiber festival, you want to make the most of these opportunities.

There are a few things you’ll want to do [Read more…]

Vend’s Top 50 Retail Influencers #ff

Vend's Top 50 Retail Influencers

My readers know how much I love collaborating and publishing lists of influencers for Follow Friday.  Vend HQ recently published this list of Top 50 Retail Influencers.

This isn’t just a list compiled by who has the most followers. They vetted “their social shares, articles, blog posts, and activities to ensure that each person included in this compilation truly is a thought leader”.

You can follow them all by clicking a link in that page and choosing “subscribe”. That post also includes each influencers’ Facebook, LinkedIn, and author page where they are published. All you’ll need to find is their Google Plus.

Lists compiled by experts in their niche are the best way to find wisdom and experience you can apply to your own projects. Use Vend’s Top 50 Retail Influencers list to find authorities in ecommerce.

Then check out our previous lists of Influential Twitter users.