Social Commerce: Over 1 Million Vehicles Registered with eBay Motors "My Vehicles" program
/ March 14, 2012 0 COMMENTS

The eBay Motors’ My Vehicles experience has been accessed More Than 1 Million times by users who have “parked” a total of 1,370,000 cars, trucks and motorcycles in their personalized, virtual “garage.”

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – March 9 #InkRoundup
/ March 9, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay Promotes Tablet Trade-in eBay announced a promotion in which customers can lock-in top-dollar values for tablet trade-ins, including up to $475 for the iPad 2. The promotion is part of its trade-in program called eBay Instant Sale. Customers can lock-in their trade-in offer through March 10, and eBay Instant Sale will allow them to…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – March 2 #InkRoundup
/ March 2, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay and PayPal at Mobile World Congress During his keynote speech at Mobile World Congress 2012, eBay president and CEO John Donahoe talked mobile commerce. Consumers look to digital services to purchase goods, compare prices, determine product availability and read reviews, Donahoe said. “Mobile devices are blurring the boundary between what used to be called…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – February 24
/ February 24, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay to Acquire WHI Solutions WHI Solutions, (WHI) is a provider of software and digital catalog solutions for auto parts distributors and retailers has entered into an agreement with eBay. With the agreement, eBay now has access to millions of auto parts through Nexpart, WHI’s e-commerce solution. WHI Solutions also offers an e-catalog for electronic…

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/ February 17, 2012 1 COMMENTS

eBay Buyers, Sellers Give Record $63 Million To Charity In 2011 eBay enabled its users to give a record $63 million, or $120 a minute to charitable causes last year. The PayPal division also processed $3 billion in transactions for more than 200,000 nonprofits. eBay launched the celebrity page in early November, which recently included…

eBay Enables Record Amount of Socially Conscious Commerce in 2011
eBay Enables Record Amount of Socially Conscious Commerce in 2011
/ February 13, 2012 4 COMMENTS

We announced this morning that eBay buyers and sellers generated a record $63 million in 2011 for charitable causes. Donating an average of $120 a minute, donations in 2011 experienced a 15 percent increase over the prior year. In addition, PayPal processed $3 billion in transactions for more than 200,000 nonprofit organizations, a 31 percent…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – February 10 #InkRoundup
/ February 10, 2012 0 COMMENTS

PayPal Makes Shopping on the Go Even Easier in Singapore PayPal just launched a pilot in Singapore’s subway stations for commuters to buy goods while commuting. Commuters can make purchases by using their smartphone to scan a QR code on a billboard or poster and paying through PayPal. The experiment, offering Valentine’s Day gifts at…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – February 3 #InkRoundup
/ February 3, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay’s CEO John Donahoe Talks with Mashable’s Pete Cashmore John Donahoe and Pete Cashmore sit down and talk about the future of e-commerce and mobile commerce at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. In 2012, Donahoe expects to see even more people making mobile payments and buying things online on their mobile phones. He…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – January 27 #InkRoundup
/ January 27, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay Shares Social Media Advice for Online Sellers eBay prepared a guide for sellers on “social media selling,” advising sellers on how to use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and blogs to promote their eBay listings. They styleguide counsels sellers to genuinely contribute to the conversation, don’t spam your fans and don’t…

eBay Ink Weekly Roundup – January 20 #InkRoundup
/ January 20, 2012 0 COMMENTS

eBay Inc. Reports Strong Q4 Results eBay reported its net income grew sharply in the fourth quarter, increasing 35% to $3.4 billion, compared to the same period of 2010. Results beat analyst’s expectations, boosted by strong holiday sales and growth at PayPal. eBay gave a first-quarter outlook that was shy of analysts’ estimates, however its…