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Just for fun: What would the rest of the suite look like?

Picture this: a bed fashioned in the form of a loaded hamburger — cheeseburger, actually. Handy Kayla Kroma fashioned the bed after being inspired by the movie Hamburger, where students sleep in hamburger beds. She and her bed have been the subject of several news and magazine articles, and now this “world-famous” bed can...

More fee changes from eBay

Another fee structure change is headed down the pike from eBay. This one is just for those sellers who list just a few items each month. As of June 16, eBay sellers will be able to offer up to five items per 30 day period without paying listing fees, which usually run from 10...

Bonanzle passes 1.7 million items & 50,000 users

A few weeks ago, Antique Trader signed up on Twitter. You can follow us at http://twitter.com/antiquetrader and see “the man behind the curtain” and check out what we’re up to 😉 Many of our followers and followees, if you will, list in the Bonanzle (www.bonanzle.com) marketplace. Bonanzle published a press release on April 26...

New and improved eBay seller experience?

EBay is rolling out more changes for eBay sellers to aid in both the seller and buyer experience… From the eBay announcement: Seller Update: Overview Keeping eBay a thriving marketplace requires a close partnership between sellers and eBay to give buyers the experience they expect. We continue to invest in driving traffic and buyer...

Links to Antique Trader articles

Here are some of the articles we posted on AntiqueTrader.com this week: 2,000 lots to cross the block in 3 days of Weiss auctions Victorian lamps and antique glass highlight Woody auction, April 4 Rock Island Auction Company’s Regional Sale proves gun prices are on the rise Hal Hunt sells Belter bed for big...

Buyer vs. Seller POV; Bonanzle vs. Ruby Lane vs. TIAS

I wanted to take a moment and thank Antique Trader forum user trantiques for their comments in the “Alternatives to eBay” forum thread. [you can read the thread here]. (scroll down to the bottom of the thread) He takes the time and analyzes his buying and selling efforts on a number of sites other...

WorthPoint partners with eBay research team

WorthPoint Signs Partnership Agreement with eBay Research and Education Firm Terapeak ATLANTA–WorthPoint Corporation Thursday announced that it has signed a seven-year partnership agreement with Terapeak, the industry leader in eBay research and education. Victoria, British Columbia-based Terapeak, a subsidiary of Advanced Ecommerce Research Systems Inc. (AERS), provides eBay sellers and buyers with two years...

If you’re serious about leaving eBay

For many, enough is enough. Change doesn’t come readily to many. What’s good for some, may not be good for all. At this point, I see change as change. It’s going to happen. I try not to put a value on it and just “roll with it.” The last few weeks we’ve received dozens...

ProPay and eBay: Good for ProPay!

This from DigitalTransactions.net: How ProPay Plans to Leverage Its Position in eBay Transactions (September 29, 2008) ProPay Inc., the only third-party payment processor chosen by eBay Inc. to handle transactions under its new all-electronic payment policy, says it is looking to the arrangement for big growth but hasn’t yet worked out any projections for...