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EBay listings I am an eBay seller called KW Mobiles. Since the recent pricing structure, my sales have dropped significantly. We have gone from 200 parcels a day to 100 - a 50% hit. Can anyone help me through the new listing structure?

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The listing structure is not the only thing that has changed at ebay. Sellers can no longer leave negative or neutral feedback. The way around this is to click positive response and then let them have it in the comment area. This works great for me. Also, Meg Whitman who had run ebay for the last ten years retired in March of '08. Also Pierre Omidyar- ebay founder and ceo has decided that buyers must have a near perfect ranking to bid, this is probably whats affecting your business. They have effectively cut the number of buyers who can qualify in half. Contact ebay and give them a piece of your mind.

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WHY IS EBAY CHARGING ME 0.30 CENTS TO LIST MY ITEMS. ?


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This walnut model recently sold for on eBay as well. Notice the wide range in price between the two sales.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Wurlitzer-One-More-Time-CD-Jukebox-Model-No-/121491196103?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1c497088c7

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Now here is a vending company offering both models. Note the price is much higher due to the quality and the services that are also available or provided.
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