Deal Frenzy – April 21-25


Looking to boost eBay sales and finish off the month strong? You’re in luck – it’s time for the April Deal Frenzy! Starting April 21 at 8AM PT, eBay will be offering great deals on products from across our hottest verticals. In particular, this Frenzy will be stacked with great electronics deals from companies like Apple, Sony and Samsung … Read more

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Don’t Leave Money On The Table: Focus on Mobile


It’s no surprise that smartphone use has been rapidly climbing over the past few years, with about a quarter of the global population now owning at least one mobile device (source). And mobile ecommerce is following the same trajectory, with 22 percent of web traffic and 18 percent of ecommerce sales now delivered through mobile devices (sourceRead more

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Hot Electronics Launch: Samsung Galaxy S5


The Samsung Galaxy S5 is one of the most highly anticipated mobile phone launches in recent history, with the new smartphone receiving early praises for its superior display. On April 11, the smartphone will be available globally, and eBay is running a promotional campaign to spur sales through the end of May (Please note: the landing S5 landing page … Read more

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Top Seven Reasons Publishers Choose eBay Partner Network

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As many publishers have discovered, affiliate marketing can be a great way to monetize a website. If you’re thinking about joining an affiliate marketing program or researching program options, we’d like to share seven reasons why we think eBay Partner Network is worth considering.

1. An Established Global Program

eBay has been in existence since 1995 and has become the … Read more

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Increase your Earnings with a 25% Collectibles Bonus Promotion this April


We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a Collectibles category bonus promotion for the US Program.

To be eligible for this promotion, there are two sets of criteria: (1) You need to have generated at least $10 in Collectibles merchandise sales in January 2014. (2) You must drive a higher Winning Bid Revenue (WBR) amount in Collectibles Read more

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Spring Seller Update Includes Changes to eBay Categories


As part of the 2014 Spring Seller Update, eBay will release category, item specifics and catalog updates, with the goal of increasing item visibility, eliminating redundancies and improving the overall shopping experience on eBay.

Beginning the week of April 7, the following updates will be made within the categories listed below, most of which involve adding, combining and renaming meta-categories.

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Shoot and Score with March Madness Essentials from eBay


Temperatures are rising, brackets are completed and there’s excitement in the air. That can only mean one thing — it’s March Madness time! With the NCAA games already under way, there’s no better time to get your guests thinking of what to buy to make this a winning season. Team up with eBay to offer plenty of ways to celebrate … Read more

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Resource Roundup: Industry Resources You Should Be Following


With all the changes that take place within the affiliate marketing industry, it’s important to stay on top of the latest news and best practices. If you’re just starting up, this could be a helpful list to bookmark, or a handy reminder for established publishers. The following is a list of what we think are some of the most valuable … Read more

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Five Tips to Improve Your Website


The key to building a successful and sustainable affiliate program is to build and continuously improve your website as a destination that is useful to your visitors. Think of your website as your front door and your welcoming party. What should you think about when making improvements to provide the best possible first impression and overall user experience? We’ve collected … Read more

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Publisher Stories: Skimlinks


We love catching up with our partners and being able to share their thoughts firsthand with the rest of our community. Today, we’re excited to introduce you to Skimlinks, which was originally launched in 2006 as an online destination to help make group buying decisions. In 2008, the company decided to expand their services to publishers and partnered with … Read more

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