Software News tagged "Site Updates"
- Yahoo! Seller's Manager - offline listing creation for Yahoo! Auctions
- SlideTour - listing enhancement featuring slideshow of zoomable images
- Constant Contact - self-service email newsletter system
- SellerPower - improve auction titles using Sellathon's database of eBay searches
- eBay Blackthorne - desktop auction manager which replaces Seller's Assistant
- HTML generation and image hosting from AlienFiles
- Free web-based searcher MyBuyerIQ
- Discount Shipping Insurance speaks for itself
- Impressive new auction manager MarketBlast
- Nabit monitors My eBay from your desktop
- MyStoreCredit's Personalized Shipping Maps show buyers where you ship to
- Web-based auction management from Mpire
- Fraud reporting at Bidfraud.com
- eBay's new File Exchange method of auction listing
- New eBay-licensed analysis service PriceMiner
- eBay's own storefront solution ProStores
- Stone Edge Order Manager integrates with a number of storefront and shopping cart systems
No less than 27 new solutions have been added to the directory this week. They cover a wide range from Ethical's listing and marketing tools, through Mac tools Auction Monitor and eLister, to the Opinity reputation and identity system. View the full list.
The site has a new online system for members and developers to submit new solutions, and corrections to existing ones. To submit a new solution click here or follow the link at the bottom of your profile page. To submit corrections use the Submit changes link at the bottom of the solution's information page.
Our main product page has been redesigned with a clearer summary section, much more detailed pricing information, and many new product links. Look out for more improvements over the next few weeks.
The former "Ad Creation" software category has been split into Ad Design (programs which generate HTML but do not submit auctions directly) and Ad Listing (programs which can submit auctions as well as create the HTML code).
The Directory Search now supports searching for software compatible with non-eBay auction sites, such as Overstock Auctions.
- MyBaboon searches multiple auction sites simultaneously and emails you the results.
- SellersVoice adds audio to auctions, recorded over the telephone.
- AuctionWatcher lists eBay keywords and hot items.
- Baymate is a fee calculator for eBay.co.uk
- AuctionContact emails opted-in buyers with details of your new eBay auctions.
- Thumbnail gallery generation using the free FAS Cross Promotion Tool
- The Dominant Ad Creator has built-in smilies and right-click disabling
- Excel-based fee calculation from Auction Tracker
- Analysis tool Hot Item Finder
- osCommerce auction listing add-on AuctionBlox. osCommerce is a free open-source web store solution.
- Hosted consignment selling management tool - AuctionTeller
- Hosted auction management service Estates-On-Line.com supports consignment sales and live auctions
- Auction Explorer is a free Internet Explorer-plugin searching tool from the makers of Auction Messenger
- Bidder Buddy is a combined watch list for eBay, eBid, uBid, Yahoo Auctions, and OnSale
- The Seller Sourcebook offers a wealth of auction templates and 100MB of image hosting
- Navpics helps cross-selling by showing thumbnail images of your other auctions in each listing
- Ethical, from the founder of Honesty counters, has a trio of listing tools at its website
The winners of the Auction Seller's Resource competition are:
- First Prize: Member ConsignmentLane from Arkansas chose The eBay Consignment Business Manual
- Second Prize: Member jimm from Massachusetts chose The eBay Power Seller's Manual
- Third Prize: Member tlstuff from Kansas chose How To Sell Antiques & Collectibles
You can now sort product categories by date added, in addition to name and rating. This shows the newest additions to the site first in the list.
- Web-based market analysis using offical eBay data: Terapeak
- Easy eBay auction photo editing from FotoKiss
- Auction searching within news reader Pluck and from Certes Consulting with AuctionSearcher
- Fee calculation from Wise Research: Profit Prophet
- Add video to auctions using Auction VIDEO or i2iAuction
A new members' discussion forum has been built for the site. There are initially two boards - one for software advice, and one for all other topics. The software board has been populated with questions that have been asked by email recently. Please make good use of this new resource!
The following have been added to the database:
The following products have been added:
- HTML Auction Description Generator from Auction Dynamics, a free online auction ad creator
- ezebase auction management database
- CallActivator from thinkingVOICE, an auction listing upgrade which connects sellers and bidders by phone
- Online sniping from StealthBid
- DeadBeater, a service which manages the risk of non-paying bidders
Several new tools have been added to the site: