eBay Selling Tips

2013-03-21

Terapeak Trends: Depreciation of Camera Bodies (Part Two)

Yesterday, we looked at how to retrieve trend information from Terapeak’s flagship market research application, for 4 of the current Canon EOS DSLR cameras: Canon 1D X (MSPR: $6,799.00) Canon...

2013-02-25

Webinar: "Why do you need an eBay Store?" Starring Kat Simpson

It's time for another webinar, and this one's going to be fabulous! New to eBay? Not sure whether you need an eBay store? Not sure how to create one, or even where to start? If these questions...

2012-11-28

Terapeak Holiday Tips Vol. IV

Terapeak Holiday Tips with Amanda O'Brien Only 26 days left until Christmas, it is just around the corner and the rush to buy online has already begun! Today we have a special guest from the UK -...

2012-11-22

Terapeak Holiday Tips Vol. 3

Terapeak Holiday Tips with Mark from BubbleFast Here it is, the third edition of Terapeak's Holiday Tips! Join Mark Le Vine in a quick overview of products that Bubblefast offers to help streamline...

2012-11-21

Terapeak Holiday Tips Vol.2

http://vimeo.com/53692247 And we are back with Terapeak Holiday Tips Volume II. Stay tuned for the next editions to come! Today we have the queen of auctions Lynn Dralle. Lynn is an eBay...

2012-11-19

Terapeak Holiday Tips with Janelle Elms - View our Short Video!

Janelle Elms Holiday Tips Christmas is just around the corner and most of us are getting ready to get into the “panic” mode. Here at Terapeak we were able to speak with a few eBay superstars...

2012-11-05

3 Ways to Instantly Boost your Customer Service on eBay And Get Repeat Customers

Today we have a special blog treat, as we have a guest writer Alice Delore.  Alice Delore is an education specialist for SaleHoo.com. SaleHoo connects over 92,000 eBay sellers and online...

2012-10-09

Free eBay Seller Live Video Webinar: The eBay Buyer Panel

Moderated by Jim “Griff” Griffith, Dean of eBay Education Page Mage Inc. along with eBay Radio, Outright, Stamps.com and Terapeak will be hosting this free webinar for eBay® sellers. Join...

2012-09-27

Free eBay Webinar – “Dashing Through the Thrift Stores – Holiday Tips” from Thrifting with the Boys

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., September 27, 2012 -- Page Mage Inc. along with eBay Radio, Outright, Stamps.com and Terapeak will be hosting this free webinar for eBay® sellers. Join Thrifting with the...

2012-09-11

Kardashians are still selling!

Kim Kardashian’s closet appears to be never-ending. Which makes me curious, does she actually wear every single article of clothing that she sells? Also, did she pay for the clothing that she is...

2012-08-13

Don't trust bank investments? Look into Apple…

With interest rates for savings accounts at record lows there is not a lot of incentive to squirrel money away. What other options do you have? Well,  how about hoarding Apple products for...

2012-07-31

Don’t miss out on the eBay seller event of the season!  eBay: On Location

Terapeak is a sponsor at eBay on Location in Philadelphia this coming September. RJ & Denise will be this year's Terapeak ambassadors available to answer your questions and show you how...

2012-07-10

Free eBay Seller Webinar – Five Fast Fixes to Increase Your Profits With Terapeak

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 10, 2012 -- Page Mage Inc. along with eBay Radio, Outright, Stamps.com and Terapeak will be hosting this free webinar for eBay® sellers. Join the Terapeak team as they run...

2012-05-01

Retail Arbitrage with Toys

Terapeak is a phenomenal tool for helping you source hot products. Today we explore arbitrage opportunities with the classic children's toys from Playmobil. Playmobil has been releasing toy sets for...

2012-04-04

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 13

Today’s Terapeak success story illustrates the importance of research when selling new products you are unfamiliar with. Terapeaker Howard from eBay store T-Shirts & Shiny Shoes scored big on a...

2012-04-02

Android 4.0 on the Rise

With the fall 2011 release of Google’s  newest Android mobile phone operating system Ice Cream Sandwich few tablets in the market have adopted the new software. According to DHgate, one of the...

2012-03-30

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 12

Blogger and seller Scott Davis from "Berry's Books + Other Neat Stuff" sold an expensive bible on Amazon only to find out the version he had differed slightly from the Amazon listing and the buyer...

2012-03-29

DHgate Reports On Computer Demand Growth in International Markets

We live in era of global trade. If you are not currently selling internationally you are missing out on high growth markets that are contributing billions of dollars annually to ecommerce sales....

2012-03-27

DHgate Shows Tablet Sales on the Rise

Our good friends over at DHgate have provided us with a report that gives insight into current trends in the computer industry. As a business to business platform used by many eBay sellers to source...

2012-03-23

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 11

Spring is here at Terapeak and we are closing out the week with another story of success from one of our fabulous community members. Blogger, eBay seller and Terapeaker Becky P has shared another...

2012-03-19

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 10

As an eBay seller choosing the right keywords is essential to obtaining the highest return on your items. Buyers are more likely to find your items if you use the keywords they’re searching for....

2012-03-13

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 9

Research on the road is invaluable and Terapeak delivers as today’s featured Terapeaker shows us. Lesley Rich from the Lil*bo*tique Shop on eBay and writer at The eBay Underground Blog is a veteran...

2012-03-09

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 8

Terapeak power user, past contributor and all around swell gal Miriam Otto from The eBay Life Blog and Blue Frog Shoes on eBay is back with another great story of how she uses Terapeak to make more...

2012-03-06

Terapeakers Make More Money Part 7

Just over two weeks into this series and the stories are still flowing in. Terapeakers are definitely out there making more money by being smart and researching the products they’re selling....

2012-03-01

Terapeakers Make More Money! Part 6

Welcome to March everybody! The sun is shining at Terapeak headquarters in beautiful Victoria, BC. I hope spring has arrived or is well on its way for all of our wonderful readers. Terapeaker Gail...

2012-02-29

Terapeakers Make More Money! Part 5

This story comes at us from Catherine Devald of Catherine’s Peacock Blog and her eBay Store. Catherine found a first edition copy of Napoleon Hill’s classic book “Think and Grow Rich” at her...

2012-02-23

Terapeakers Make More Money…part 4!

Danni Ackerman owner of Udderly Good Stuff on eBay and her website The Danni App has been a long time eBay seller and Terapeaker. She cannot speak highly enough of the value that Terapeak provides...

2012-02-21

Terapeakers Make More Money…Part 3

Stories continue to pile in from Terapeakers who are making more money by researching products before they buy or list. These stories continue to illustrate that Terapeak is a phenomenal investment...

2012-02-16

Terapeakers Make More Money ...part 2

Double checking the value of the items before listing them on eBay is essential. You never know when you’re sitting on an unknown gem! Becky P from Treasures in Thrifting Land almost missed out...

2012-02-14

Terapeakers Make More Money!

A big thanks to all of our wonderful users who wrote in with great stories about how Terapeak has improved their business! An extra special thanks to Jessica Calhoun from The eBay Thrifter,...

2012-02-10

The 5 Crucial Factors of eBay Search

Today we welcome guest blogger Alice Delore! Alice is an education specialist for SaleHoo.com, an online community of over 95,000 online sellers and retailers. Their product range consists of an...

2011-12-05

Free eBay Seller Webinar: 10 Quick Financial Tips To Get On Track BEFORE Year-End

“10 Quick Financial Tips To Get On Track BEFORE Year-End,” presented by Outright, makers of small business online accounting software What: Free webinar, “10 Quick Financial Tips to Get On...

2011-11-14

Free eBay Seller Webinar: Know Your Numbers: Manage Your Business to Greater Success

“Know Your Numbers: Managing Your Business to Greater Success by Tracking Your Business Metrics,” presented by Jim “Griff” Griffith, Dean of eBay Education Wednesday, November 16, 11 AM –...

2011-10-12

Changes to eBay's Completed Listings Pages & How This Affects Terapeak Users

Update via EcommerceBytes: eBay Reverses Decision to Shrink Photos eBay's Hoff told EcommerceBytes on Thursday, "As you know, we often test features to ensure they're delivering a great experience...

2011-10-04

Can You Guess the Top 5 DVDs on eBay?  From Serial Killers to Disney Princesses, Terapeak Looks at t

The Hot Research Pack is one of the easiest Terapeak reports to use and gain valuable information – it covers popular sectors of eBay research, including categories, media, searches, products, and...

2011-09-27

Visuals from Outright Explain Your Business Finances at a Glance

This post is brought to you by Outright, which dramatically streamlines the work involved with running a small business, by helping entrepreneurs pay the right taxes, organize their income and...

2011-06-20

Garage Sale Madness: A Super Way to Source in the Summer!

Tomorrow is the first day of Summer. Many people look forward to the summer for the long evenings, the clement weather or the long vacations.  However, all good eBayers know that the best...

2011-06-13

More Terapeak Live Webinar Dates

If you haven't been able to attend one of our free live training sessions yet, you're in luck because we've added new dates. We're once again holding separate showings to accommodate our international...

2011-06-10

Strike a Chord with Your Buyers: Using Terapeak to Sell Your Guitars on eBay.

If you’re a guitar fanatic, or if you saw this on Google, you’ll know that yesterday was Les Paul’s birthday. Les Paul, was an American jazz and country guitarist, songwriter and inventor (and...

2011-06-06

More training sessions for new users!

At Terapeak, nothing makes us happier than knowing that we are really helping our customers to use Terapeak more efficiently. So we're really glad that our new user webinars have been a success....

2011-05-26

eBay and Terapeak show fashion sales trends for clothing, shoes & accessories

Timing (knowing when to list) is one of the most-important elements to successful eBay selling, and fortunately Terapeak makes it simple.“Seasonality” refers to the time of year when an item...

2011-05-16

Join us for a free Terapeak training webinar

In response to popular demand, Terapeak has developed a training webinar to help new users get comfortable with the tool, and also to help sellers make more money on eBay. Don't worry about your...

2011-05-02

Spring is the best time to buy baby clothes online, and sell on eBay

As Spring returns to the northern hemisphere, new life is popping up everywhere you look. The only question is – what are all these new life forms going to wear?   Baby clothes are some of...

2011-04-27

Selling the Royal Wedding, how William and Kate can fetch a handsome price on eBay

The forthcoming marriage of Prince William of Wales and Kate Middleton is the first divine union for the British royals in twelve years. Despite the backdrop of scandal and intrigue that any royal...

2010-02-15

How do they do it? How HelloBaby grows business with Terapeak research!

A Terapeak interview with Trevor Ginn of Hello Baby (http://stores.ebay.co.uk/hellobabydirect) How long have you been selling on eBay? I've been selling on eBay as Hellobabydirect for about...

2009-11-16

Holiday Appreciation: Even Thanksgiving provides unique eBay selling opportunities

When we talk of "holiday selling opportunities", you may not think of Thanksgiving first, second, or even at all. But as we constantly stress, virtually any major or minor calendar event will create...

2009-11-05

Hear Terapeak featured on "Tips From the Top with the Savvy Seller"

Earlier this morning, Terapeak product manager Denise Hogue was interviewed on Marlene Gavens' "Tips From the Top with the Savvy Seller", an ecommerce podcast that features top eBay sellers and...

2009-10-29

Terapeak Monthly Newsletter: Don't forget to sign up!

Must be the end of the month, because we're here to remind you that the Terapeak newsletter goes out early next week, and you won't want to miss it. Sign up below to get your fix of Terapeak, eBay and...

2009-09-28

Terapeak Monthly Newsletter: Don't forget to sign up!

In typical end-of-month fashion, we're here to remind you that the Terapeak newsletter goes out in the next week or so, and you won't want to miss it. Sign up below to get your fix of Terapeak, eBay...

2009-09-22

"Dummy" Love: eBay how to book gives shout-out to Terapeak

By now, you're probably aware of the For Dummies book series -- its classic yellow dust jacket, that little cartoon dude on the front. Since 1991, the series has published over 1,500 different...

2009-09-17

Beatlemania's Back: "Rock Band", Reissues help Fab Four sell on eBay

In case you haven't heard, there's this wild new video game out, where you and a few friends get to be English kids with bad haircuts, who sing cute little pop songs that eventually become more...

2009-09-04

OS Xceptional: Apple's Snow Leopard a Sell-Through Superstar

A week ago today, Apple released its new operating system, Mac OS X v10.6 -- better known worldwide as "Snow Leopard". Announced to the public and released to developers in early June, "Snow Leopard"...

2009-03-19

The Lipstick Indicator: What sacrifices are consumers making?

There's an economic theory called the Lipstick Indicator -- in brief terms, this is a trend observed in times of economic downturn, coined when retailers noticed women spending money on small luxury...

2008-10-23

Introducing TeraTips!

We’re pleased to announce a new feature to the site - upon log in you’ll notice an occasional TeraTip! TeraTips are short snippets of information on how to use the different tools in Terapeak....

2008-06-30

July Workshop - Keywords, Keywords, Keywords, and Listing Titles Too!

Topic: Keywords, Keywords, Keywords and Listing Titles Too! Host: Terapeak Date: Friday July 18 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PST Visit the eBay Workshop Board Join Denise from...

2008-06-03

eBay Workshop - June 6th - Sell Internationally!

Topic: International Research to Maximize your Sales! Discover new markets and cash in on the new UK Listing Option! Host: Terapeak Date: Friday June 6 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PST Visit...

2008-06-01

Find the most successful listings.

Using the Hot Products tool, find groups of products that share keywords in common and have a high success rate. Dig down to the category of your choice to personalize your research....

2008-04-15

Top Titles and Top Sellers

Want to know who's the top seller for a particular product, or what item sells best for a particular seller? Use these tips to find the research you need to succeed. var fo = new...

2008-04-15

Research an Item

Find out how to research any item, and control the reporting options on the search report. Find the optimal format, price and time of day or week to list your product. var fo = new...

2008-04-15

Research a Seller

Find out the key to your competitors' success by analyzing his/her selling behavior. var fo = new FlashObject("http://www.terapeak.com/files/swf/research_a_seller.swf", "tpMovie",...

2008-04-15

Save a search and save time researching eBay

Using Terapeak's save search option will let you receive weekly eBay research emails right to your inbox. ...

2008-04-15

eBay Research Advanced Filtering Techniques for Terapeak

When using Terapeak's eBay Research, make sure to use some of the more advanced filtering techniques to make sure you are researching only the specific product you are wanting to analyze. Remove...

2008-04-15

Setting your Terapeak Preferences

When using Terapeak's eBay Research it is best to set your default preferences to make sure the data is displayed in your timezone and currency. There are also additional settings available....

2008-04-15

Trend eBay Categories for 2 Years

Have you ever wondered when the Christmas season begins on eBay? Well, with Terapeak's 2 year eBay category trends you can spot seasonality, new niche marketings, and find hot new product categories....

2008-04-15

See what Buyers are Searching for

Terapeak's Hot Searches shows you what eBay buyers are searching for when shopping on eBay. Browse by category or search all the buyer search terms by keyword. var fo = new...

2008-04-15

Know What Time of Day to Sell

Make sure you are putting your item up for auction on eBay when buyers are most likely shopping. Terapeak's eBay research is the only way to know when to find shoppers online. var fo =...

2008-04-15

Price your Items for Success

What is your item worth online or on eBay? Well, Terapeak's easy to use research simply shows you what it's selling for on eBay and you can see how other sellers are making money selling similar...

2008-04-15

Find Million Dollar Opportunities on eBay

With Terapeak's Hot Titles tool you can see million dollar products on eBay and see exactly how other sellers are selling them and for what price. var fo = new...

2008-04-15

Find Hot Products to Sell

Selling online can be difficult when you don't know what products make money. Terapeak's Hot Research shows you all the profitable products on eBay and is updated daily. var fo = new...

2008-04-15

Build Better eBay Listing Titles

If you are selling on eBay you know how valuable your 55 characters in your listing title are. Terapeak's title builder makes it easy to craft the perfect title. var fo = new...

2008-03-05

March 14 eBay Workshop - Create Your Sales Strategy, Boost Your Profits

Topic: Create a Sales Strategy to Boost Your Profits – The How and Why With Market Research Host: Terapeak Date: Friday, March 14th Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PST Visit the eBay...