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Amazon to Restrict Toy Sales during the Holidays

If you sell toys and games on Amazon, make sure you know about the annual restriction in your category. Each year since 2006, Amazon.com has restricted third-party sales in the Toys & Games ...

eBay Adds Scrolling Categories to Watch Lists

A user noticed eBay had added scrolling categories to the top of Watch Lists and wrote, This new feature is annoying!! I m not liking it at all. We re not sure when the feature was added or if ...

Amazon SEO Change Could Impact Search Visibility

Amazon made a significant change to a search optimization feature that sellers should be sure to review right away. Amazon failed to announce the change or update its help page , but a moderator ...

Etsy Highlights Popular Listings in Search

Etsy will highlight certain listings in search as part of tests it s running over the next few weeks. When shoppers peruse search results, some will see new features. In one test, Etsy will ...

Sellers Concerned over New Amazon Returns Policy

Amazon will soon automatically authorize returns for items fulfilled by sellers. Readers began sending us the letter they received today from Amazon. Looks like seller must take back anything now ...

Opening the Door to Overseas Sellers

We noted a year ago that Walmart was opening up its marketplace to third-party sellers gradually, but until earlier this year, it apparently limited the program to US sellers only. This ...

Etsy Stops Test that Added Shipping to Price

Etsy announced the end of an unpopular test of the way it displayed pricing to shoppers. The move to show a subset of shoppers pricing that included the cost of shipping generated immediate ...

Amazon Changes FBA Fees Effective August 30th

It s time to get the calculators and spreadsheets out - Amazon is raising the fees on certain fulfillment services as of August 30, 2017, and sellers aren t in agreement about just how bad the ...

Amazon Cracks Down on Fidget Spinners

Thanks to safety concerns, Amazon is cracking down on fidget spinners, a toy originally marketed as an aid for concentration and to relieve fidgeting. Sellers have until July 28th to show their ...

eBay and Online Sellers Lose PhotoBucket Links

Unless online sellers are willing to spend $399/year, those who use PhotoBucket to power their images on sites like eBay and Etsy are now out of luck. PhotoBucket customers protested on social ...

Etsy Conducts Sweep of Black Memorabilia

Etsy conducted a sweep of its site today, eliminating many Black memorabilia listings. A reader alerted us to the change that took sellers completely by surprise. The several threads we found on ...

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