If you are contemplating a home-based business in Internet auctions, you're probably attracted to the flexibility, profitability and excitement that auctions can offer. When planning your auction business it is important to remember that, like all businesses, there are many expenses that add up and will reduce your profits. Before you get too excited because you found an … [Read more...] about Is Your eBay or Online Auction Business Profitable?
The eBay explosion has hit astronomical proportions. Over 11 million people did a search for eBay last month alone on the internet. From all walks of life, everyone is drawn to eBay. Some people use eBay as a hobby to make extra cash. Some people have quit their jobs and are making their living off eBay. On a monthly basis, the phenomenon of eBay continues to expand and … [Read more...] about Top 10 Tips for Selling on Ebay
Thousands of home-based entrepreneurs have discovered the joys and benefits that online auctions can bring. Terri Cook, a stay-at-home mom discovered online auctions, and got hooked. Learn how Terri got started and her tips on how to succeed on eBay. How long have you been selling at auctions? I started selling on eBay and Amazon.com auctions in 1999. How did you start … [Read more...] about How to Succeed on eBay
(Editor's Note: This interview was first published on October 11, 2003) The Internet has opened up many wonderful opportunities for people to buy and sell merchandise and services online. An important Internet sales channel that any home-based entrepreneur should not miss is the online auction. From eBay to uBid, auctions can offer you a means to promote your products to … [Read more...] about How Home Based Entrepreneurs Can Profit from Online Auctions
A number of companies, from the United States Postal Service (USPS) to Dell Inc., have focused on the opportunities presented by the growth of auction culture. The USPS jumped into Internet retailing early, launching its online store in 1999 amid worries that e-mail would edge out snail mail. Since then, the independent government agency has kept its eye on ways to use the … [Read more...] about How the Auction Culture Revolutionizes the Way We Buy and Sell