1. Know When to Use eBay
The first step in maximizing profits is to choose the right venue in the first place. You need to know how to choose between eBay and other options, such as Craigslist, Amazon, or even a garage sale. Use eBay for items that are:
Easy to ship.
I once sold tires on eBay and had to send them across the country. Bad idea.
This way, you can attract multiple bids from potential buyers.
You’ll want to draw potential buyers who would have trouble purchasing your items elsewhere.
Convenient to sell online.
If judging the quality of your items requires a hands-on experience, don’t sell them in a virtual marketplace.
2. Choose Your Words Wisely
When listing your item on eBay, choose your wordi...