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Old 29th September 2005, 02:37 PM   #1
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Default Using Online Ebay Auctions to Promote Your Website

This is a quick read article on the benefits of using Ebay to sell your products.

"Ebay is easy. You can learn how to use the interface in no time at all and before you know it not only will you sell some of your products and services online, you will generate so many targeted leads for such a low cost you will wonder what took you so long to try it."

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How many of you have a website but also sell on Ebay?

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Old 2nd October 2005, 06:08 PM   #2
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I do, I sell on ebay, the listing has a reference to my site and then I refer all of my customers to my site for future sales! It is incredible traffic! Actually my site is 95% used by my ebay customers, I do very little advertising aside from ebay!

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Old 3rd October 2005, 07:01 AM   #3
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Great article Linda - Thanks!!

I sell on ebay and recommend that everyone should try selling their business services and products their first.

You can have links to your site but it can't be in the listing - it has to be in your "about me" page.

I have links in my "about me" page to both of my ebooks and I'd like to tell you that The Silent Sales Machine Hiding on eBay ebook by Jim Cockrum helped me learn how to use my "about me" page to make more money outside of my auctions.

I signed up for his free newsletter and 10 months later finally decided to purchase. If you do anything on ebay I highly recommend this ebook. Just sign up for the newsletter first if you're skeptical like I am.

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Old 26th October 2005, 08:07 PM   #4
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Does anyone do the reverse?
Have ebay as the method of purchase for customers? In other words sell your item on ebay, and direct customers on your own website to your e-bay listing?

I know it sounds odd, but it would seem to me to be a low cost solution for those of us who don't know a thing about running all that credit card shopping cart type stuff, and/or can't afford the cart software.

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Old 27th October 2005, 08:14 PM   #5
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I have.

Earlier this week I completed my 3rd e-book. I was having problems getting my .pdf loaded on payloadz.com so instead I posted the info on my new e-book on a site with a link to my ebay listing. I sold a copy.

I had to e-mail the e-book to the purchaser but I did sell it through ebay!!!



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I thought it was against the rules to list your website on your ebay auctions? Please correct me if I am wrong cause I would love to list my website! thanks

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You can list your web site in your ABOUT ME section if you have it. It's free.



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that is good to know thanks, after reading this post last time i placed the link in my store in stead, bet that is a no no, so now i am off to move it to about me! thanks again

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I've always debated about using Ebay to sell my wares....this has
pretty much sealed the deal to give it a go!

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Old 20th February 2006, 11:16 AM   #10
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great info...thanks for sharing.

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