Category Archives: Ebay Selling

Buy Local – Guernsey and Jersey

With the recent LVCR ruling discriminating against small Channel Islands sellers, would now not be a great time to start buying and selling locally within the islands?
There are some local selling websites that anyone can advertise on, though I won’t list them here.

Did you know, you can buy from Guernsey and Jersey sellers on Ebay too?
It just takes a little searching …
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Selling from the Channel Islands (Guernsey, Jersey) to the UK

What a subject, never so controversial as now (March 2012).
I am a seller in Guernsey. I am local to Guernsey and make a part-time income from Ebay.
Trying to sell from Guernsey into the UK (on Ebay UK, which is our local Ebay) is a minefield.
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Ideas and Tips for handling Rude Buyers

Please note these tips stem from my experiences with a FEW of my buyers, a tiny percentage, they do not apply to the huge majority of my customers, who are polite and courteous and friendly.
This article is written for sellers principally but may also make good reading for buyers.
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Unpaid Item Strikes – Avoid Bad Buyers!

I have been actively selling on Ebay for about 18 months. During that time I am delighted to say that I have had a very high percentage of very pleasant buyers and this guide does NOT apply to them!

However there are a handful of buyers who make even a conscientious, dedicated seller’s life miserable.
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Free Photo Hosting with Picasa, Improve Your Listings!

A step-by-step guide to adding more photos to your listings, for free!  My favourite software for FREE image resizing, watermarking, and photo hosting.


I have been selling on Ebay for over a year, and have built up to being a Top-Rated seller and a Silver Powerseller, and in late 2010  I opened up my shop, “For The Voyage”.

Along the way I have been learning how to improve my listings, products, purchases, and sales, and I feel ready to pass on some of the information I have learned that may help other Ebayers to get up and running a little faster.
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