EcommerceBytes-Update, Number 175 - September 17, 2006 - ISSN 1528-6703     3 of 6

This and That: Online Auction Roundup

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Reminder: AuctionBytes-Update 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.


  1. Cool eBay Listing Tools for the Mac - GarageSale and iSale

Alan Lewis, who works for eBay as a "Technical Evangelist," reviews two auction-management tools for Mac users.


Squirl for Collectors

Squirl is a free web site for collectors, where you can organize and share your collections and meet other collectors.


DOUA Publishes LifeBytes Newsletter

The Disabled Online Users Association (DOUA) has published the first issue of its new newsletter called LifeBytes, put together by members. The DOUA is a registered charity (501 (c)(3) that empowers people with disabilities with the knowledge, skills and tools necessary to become successful online merchants. DOUA utilizes eBay as a teaching platform with the goal of helping students become financially independent.

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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

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