eBay's Secrets Revealed: The Insider's Guide to Advertisi... and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more

Vous voulez voir cette page en français ? Cliquez ici.

Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Amazon Prime Free Trial required. Sign up when you check out. Learn More
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Start reading eBay's Secrets Revealed on your Kindle in under a minute.

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

eBay's Secrets Revealed: The Insider's Guide to Advertising, Marketing, and Promoting Your eBay Store - With Little or No Money [Paperback]

Dan W Blacharski

Price: CDN$ 24.95 & FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 25. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
Want it delivered Wednesday, September 3? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout.


Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition CDN $10.89  
Paperback CDN $24.95  
Save Up to 90% on Textbooks
Hit the books in Amazon.ca's Textbook Store and save up to 90% on used textbooks and 35% on new textbooks. Learn more.
Join Amazon Student in Canada

Book Description

April 20 2007
This book is for those already operating on eBay who want to know how to make more money using online auctions. You will learn the secrets that have made a new breed of entrepreneurs very wealthy. Uncover closely guarded strategies for selling products like the pros on eBay. You will learn dozens of methods to automate your business including inventory, preventing fraud, payments, accounting, taxes, and fulfillment; learn new ways to find products and get positive feedback. This book contains marketing tricks that will help you to create interest in your product, tips about taking photos, managing e-mail, and shipping. You will also learn pricing strategies, creative methods of writing powerful ad copy that really sells, how to obtain products below wholesale, and ways to make your business work smarter while decreasing your work load. This is your resource guide for knowing just what products are in demand, how to attract lots of bids on every single auction, how to create stunning listings that grab attention, and how to bring back customers again and again. You can eliminate eBay headaches and drive bidders to your auction listings. Get started today and discover secrets for increasing your auction sales, customers, traffic, and much more!

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

Product Details

  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Group Inc (April 20 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 091062786X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0910627863
  • Product Dimensions: 1.8 x 15.2 x 22.2 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 454 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #637,465 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Explore More
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Index | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on Amazon.ca
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 5.0 out of 5 stars  11 reviews
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Very Thorough Resource June 18 2007
By Jean M. Wensink - Published on Amazon.com
If you are starting an eBay business or are looking for ways to improve your existing business, then this book is for you. EBay Secrets Revealed: The Insider's Guide to Advertising, Marketing and Promoting your eBay Store- With Little or No Money leads the reader through the process of setting up an online store. It offers hints to attract customers, keep customers coming back and making a profit. Even if you have little marketing experience, the clear, concise information is sure to make a positive difference in your profits and business career.
The book is divided into distinct chapters with additional headings throughout the chapter to make it easier to reference. Testimonials from experienced eBay sellers show how the information can be applied in the real world of the internet. A myriad of topics are covered including packaging, security, payment, photography and inventory. The glossary of eBay terms is very helpful in clarifying vocabulary. In all, this book is a thorough resource that every eBay seller should own and refer to often.
6 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars eBay's Secrets Revealed Oct. 21 2007
By Colleen Braun - Published on Amazon.com
eBay's Secrets Revealed
by Dan W. Blacharski

I laughed the first time a buyer sent me postage stamps for a payment. I returned the stamps and told them I accepted money orders or payment through pay pal. She did not laugh. She wrote a negative comment about the transaction and then filed a complaint against me. The litigation lasted for months and I was frustrated and confused. For several years I struggled with my site on eBay. I learned a few tricks on my own through trial and error.

Many powerful eBay sellers were reluctant to pass along any of their secrets. My site was floundering. I decided this enterprise was not for me. If only Dan W. Blacharski's book, `eBay's Secrets Revealed' was available to me way back then, my business would have been a success.

In the very first chapter Dan discusses name recognition. This is an extremely important concept in eBay auctions. Studies show that consumers feel comfortable with items and locations that are familiar.

Dan's information contains simple information regarding keywords that a first time seller may not even consider. The in depth chapter on accounting and taxes can literally save your business. Dan takes a step by step approach on how to succeed in your eBay business.

Make no mistakes eBay is a business and a livelihood for many individuals. Dan lets you know about security, customer service, fraud, payment methods and everything one needs to know to be a success in this burgeoning enterprise. Even the images you post reflects whether this item will be looked at and possible purchased.

Chapter 10 states the importance of positive feedback. This is not something you can shrug off. It can mean quitting your day job or failure. If terms like, second chance, reserve price, buy it now, absentee bid and insertion fee are foreign words to you, purchase this book.

This book can direct a novice, inform a buyer and lead an entrepreneur to success. The money invested in this book will ensure an easy and attainable transition in the art of selling on eBay. This information can also be applied to any other business project. After reading Dan's book, `eBay's Secrets Revealed' I feel confident to once again try my hand at selling and buying on eBay.

I give this book a rating of 5.
8 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great reference for eBay Sellers! Aug. 11 2007
By Word Nerd - Published on Amazon.com
Joining the ranks as an eBay seller requires more than just a nifty product. It takes a keen understanding of the system, from the inside out. Dan W. Blacharski's "eBay's Secrets Revealed" takes you on a complete tour of eBay from the moment you set up shop to the positive feedback in the end. In this book, you will learn everything you need to know about starting and maintaining an eBay business, including how to choose a marketable product, how to utilize keywords for top search results, how to save money on shipping, and most importantly, how to be a successful seller.

Along with real-life examples and interesting anecdotes from real eBay sellers, the book highlights the many common mistakes some sellers make that result in few sales or unpleasant feedback. Anyone who has ever been an eBay buyer can probably relate to slow package delivery, deceptive product descriptions, or poor communications. Blacharski teaches potential sellers all the necessary tricks to maintain a profitable eBay business without resorting to immoral practices.

In addition to the business side of the process, the book contains pertinent information from the computer and network side. Here Blacharski makes sure the reader understands the security risks involved in an online business and provides many useful tips to avoid fraud and crime related losses.

If you're serious about becoming an eBay seller or if you are already a seller, but not as successful as you'd hoped, "eBay's Secrets Revealed" by Dan W. Blacharski is probably the best investment you can put into your business.
7 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Needing Help With eBay? June 19 2007
By Lashan Clarke - Published on Amazon.com
If you would like to open your own eBay store, or have already opened a store that is not making a profit, then before investing any money, it is recommended you consider reading this book. Even for someone who is an experienced auctioneer, the tips and tools this book contains will show a better way to profit from eBay.

When your purpose is to run a successful eBay store, having a detailed plan of how to accomplish this is essential. Providing access to the right websites or auction tools, this book describes how to first select the right product to sell, store and ship your product, and dealing with fraudulent buyers. This book walks you "step-by-step" through the setup process, advertising, and promotion. However, it shows you all this, but the way in which to market your store "with little or no money".

The beginning of the book explains what eBay is and the reasons behind its popularity. It describes the popularity of eBay, and how it has become revolutionary in online marketing. After reading the first few sections of the book, the concepts regarding eBay is better understood. This book was straightforward in showing how to write an eBay ad, by including the right words to encourage anyone to select your product.

The "heart" of the book was located between chapters five and twenty, and it contained information with everything from using and collecting money from foreign locations to setting a minimum bid or reserve price, and using SEO to attract visitors to your auction.

After going through the "heart" of the book, the book then lists a variety of miscellaneous chapters, which could have been condensed. Yet overall, running an auction without this book would be equivalent to going skydiving without a parachute. Not surprisingly, there is a section in the book entitled, "Crash and Burn!"
4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Ebay Secrets Revealed Review Oct. 1 2007
By Dannielle C. Torres - Published on Amazon.com
Ebay's Secrets Revealed
By Dan W. Blacharski
5 out of 5 stars

In the 21st century, almost every American with internet access has either searched Ebay or at least heard of Ebay. There are multiple books out that have a reoccurring theme, which is "make money, make money," but that is about all that is to them. This book not only is a guide to making profit, but it takes you through the in depth steps to get there. It even goes into all of the different branches of information that will answer any almost any question imaginable that has to do with Ebay.

I have found that this book contains an abundance of valuable information to both current and future Ebay sellers. Meta tags are a key tool that are commonly over looked by Ebay sellers, but in this book Dan Blacharski not only covers the topic, but gives examples and even basic tutorial information on the subject. This book truly is revealing the secrets of Ebay.

Reading all of the advice and informative stories from actual accounts is another benefit of this book that gives the reader a personal connection. I also like how the author even gives resources as to sites that are similar to Ebay. I think that any person that needs guidance about Ebay should most definitely read this book. You are enlightened on every subject such as the history of Ebay, how to promote, shipping and handling, and even the legalities.

This book is magnificent, because once you finish reading it, you are truly educated on all of the possible in's and out's Ebay. I have stayed on the side of being a buyer on Ebay, and have never bothered with the selling aspect of Ebay, because I have always thought that the entirety of being a successful Ebay seller was too complicated. After reading this book I feel like I have gained not only a complete understanding of how to be a successful Ebay seller, but I have also gained the confidence to pursue being a seller, because I was finally able to comprehend how easy it can actually be.

Look for similar items by category