Ina Steiner EcommerceBytes Blog
News and insight focusing on ecommerce.
by Ina Steiner, Editor of EcommerceBytes.com
Friday April 29, 2016
eBay Classifieds Site Gumtree Hacked Last Weekend
eBay confirmed that its classified site Gumtree, popular in several countries outside the US, was ...

Thursday April 28, 2016
Amazon Grows Sales 28 Percent in First Quarter
Amazon's conference call with analysts is at 5:00 pm EST today, here is the company's press rel ...

Tuesday April 26, 2016
eBay Grows GMV 5 Percent in First Quarter 2016
eBay's conference call with analysts is at 5:00 pm EST today, here is the company's press release ...

Sunday April 24, 2016
eBay Surveys Professional Sellers on Barriers They Face
The eBay Seller Growth Team is surveying professional sellers who want help overcoming some co ...

Wednesday April 20, 2016
eBay to Hire Replacement as VP of Seller Experience Departs
eBay's head of Seller Experience has left the company after 18 months in the role. Jordan Sweetnam ...

Tuesday April 19, 2016
Online Sellers Face New Threat: UPC Code Crackdown
Online sellers are reporting that marketplaces like eBay and Amazon - especially the latter - are c ...

Sunday April 17, 2016
Etsy Seller Suspended for Credit Card Company Error
There's a million things to keep online sellers and small business owners up at night worrying, and ...

Thursday April 14, 2016
eBay Guides Shoppers with New Modules
Maybe you've noticed new features on eBay when you're shopping - today, eBay officially unveil ...

Wednesday April 13, 2016
Is eBay's 30-Day Returns Mandate Too Onerous?
eBay's top sellers have less than 3 weeks to change their listings if they wish to continue to rece ...

Sunday April 10, 2016
NFL Bans eBay and Amazon Sales
The NFL football league is banning the sale of its licensed goods on eBay, Amazon, and other third- ...

Thursday April 7, 2016
Do You Think eBay Feedback Should Be Searchable?
eBay appears to be in the advanced stages of testing a new feature that allows users to search sel ...

Wednesday April 6, 2016
Will You Use eBay Branded Shipping Supplies?
On Tuesday, eBay announced its launch of a shipping-supplies store on eBay: "At eBay, we're consta ...

Tuesday April 5, 2016
eBay Announces Major Changes in Spring Seller Update 2016
eBay announced a host of changes today as part of its biannual Seller Update. One change that may b ...

Monday April 4, 2016
eBay Fails to Fix Costly Glitch on Its Mobile App
Imagine you were purchasing an item that showed free shipping and suddenly the seller was demanding ...

Saturday April 2, 2016
Is Advice about Returns Helping or Harming eBay Sellers?
A reader sent me a link to a  blog post  he recently discovered about returning items on ...