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How to Start Selling on Ebay

Updated on April 2, 2018
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Kenna has worked in the entertainment business for over 20 years, promoting special events with musicians, celebrities, and dignitaries.

Selling on Ebay

Selling on eBay is pretty simple. The website offers all sorts of information and selling tools to make sure you are successful. But, there are no guarantees, so how do you know, if selling on eBay is worth the time and effort?

I have found some success developing a way to follow a formula for success on eBay. I just sell a few items and make a few thousands of dollars a year. However, if you want to be successful on eBay, you still have to work hard to achieve their goals. Success happens when you decide that you want to sell on eBay and then do it. Then, your customers will buy your products and happily pay you through your PayPal account.

Ebay Selling

In fact, Dave Espino is a Top-Rated eBay Powerseller. I have discovered that he has discovered his own formula of making money on eBay. He is willing to share his success and offers advice to anyone interested in selling on eBay.

As a matter of fact, he produced a training video to help others achieved the same success, "I am proud of the fact that I've helped more than 300,000 people learn how to make money on eBay. And, the brand new video training I describe here is the perfect complement to Auctions For Income!"

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Ebay Selling Fees

Espino has been running his successful eBay business for over 11 years, and he has been a Powerseller ever since eBay first started the Powerseller program in 1999. He has money-making strategies from personal experience. "I've bought and sold thousands of vintage Hot Wheels (as well as all kinds of other collectibles) by using this system…"

How Does Selling on Ebay Work

Espino sold thousands of items on eBay, making up to $15,000 a week using strategies that he is willing to share with others. For instance, the highest-dollar vintage Hot Wheels car Espino ever sold on eBay was a very rare car. He paid $250 for it and then turned around and sold it for $9,500.

We know that selling on eBay is simple, and it takes about 10 to 15 minutes to place an item on the website. According to Espino, there are certain items you sell in order to be successful. Understanding what to sell and how to sell makes selling on eBay worth the time and effort.


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      Kenna McHugh 6 years ago from Northern California

      Thanks for the feedback. Ebay is an interesting breed that some folks make a great deal of money.

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      An ebay TRS seller 6 years ago

      I have been top rated for 18 months now and sales are around 500% more if you are top rated.But also the problems are 1000% more , You get targeted for "free items" , ebay call it internet shopping and say you have too add to the normal price to compensate for the 1% bad buyers , translates too " charge all honest people more due to the dodgey ones".

      Ebay do have "hidden" rules on feedback that they wont tell you about , have had over 80% of mine removed completely. some of the wierd ones is " a buyer has a telephone number that doesnt connect " , well use a mobile , call them , leave it connected , contact ebay on the telephone ask them to do a check on the buyers number , comes back cannot connect , ebay remove the neg , and issue the buyer with a 72 hour update notice , which most ignore , recontact ebay 72 hours later saying the buyer failed to update number and ebay de register them , FUNNY !!!!.

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