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Dramatic eBay Fee Changes Cause Lunar Eclipse!

Hi gang,

Well, this is a day for the record books!  Today, eBay launched all of it’s fee structure changes. 

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My fees went down!  No wait, they went up! No wait, they…er, what kind of seller am I?  Carry the one…times 12%…did they go up or down?!  Ummmm…

Media sellers get their own very special rates!  This should help make up for the hosing all the media sellers will get when the new Power Seller requirements go into effect.  Media Mail shipping = 2 DSR’s bye bye = I’m a eBay bum again.

I was busy all day listing more items on the site, and I must not have been alone – listing activity tonight was so great that it actually caused a full lunar eclipse!  That’s right, eBay actually blotted out the moon for a time this evening in the United States, probably as a result of all the sellers listing more product and causing a very strange energy surge at eBay’s server farms.

It’s just the power of all of us.

-K

About the Author: Kevin Harmon

Kevin Harmon is a freelance e-commerce business consultant and blogger. He is the former CEO of Inflatable Madness, LLC, one of the largest DVD and CD sellers on eBay and Amazon, and Red Shorts Media, LLC, which operated multiple e-commerce media buyback websites.

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