EcommerceBytes-Update, Number 144 - June 05, 2005 - ISSN 1528-6703     5 of 6

This and That: Online Auction Roundup

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Reminder: AuctionBytes does not endorse the products and services featured in the "This & That" column, which often features new Web sites. (Anyone can set up a Web site.) Fraud has become widespread in the online auction world, and you should think twice before giving private information or User IDs and passwords to any third party.

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Video for eBay Auctions

EZ2Auction.com has a service to add video to eBay auctions. http://www.ez2stream.com/index.php

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List of States Regulating eBay Consignment Sellers

A trading assistant has compiled a list of state regulations affecting drop-off stores and trading assistants. http://www.beantowntradingpost.com/ebay_regulation

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Negotiating a Better Parcel Carrier Contract

This is a good article from Multi-Channel Merchant magazine on negotiating shipping rates with carriers. http://digbig.com/4dnxw

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''Clicking away the Clutter''

Loyal readers Helene and Richard Chemel, owners of a drop-off store in California, are featured in this newspaper article. http://digbig.com/4dpmd


About the author:

Ina Steiner is co-founder and Editor of EcommerceBytes and has been reporting on ecommerce since 1999. She's a widely cited authority on marketplace selling and is author of "Turn eBay Data Into Dollars" (McGraw-Hill 2006). Her blog was featured in the book, "Blogging Heroes" (Wiley 2008). Follow her on Twitter at @ecommercebytes and send news tips to ina@ecommercebytes.com.


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