Category Archives: Marketplace News

How eBay’s Search Engine Cassini Works


January 21, 2013–Whether you love or hate it, eBay’s Cassini search engine is here to stay. The new search engine from eBay collects data from listings, feedback, keywords, and sales figures to give users better search results. The idea behind eBay’s Cassini is to give buyers better search results when looking for a particular item. […]

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eBay UK Moving Ticket Category to StubHub


January 21, 2013—eBay’s UK ticket category is no more. The online marketplace has officially closed its UK ticket category and will soon be redirecting shoppers to its subsidiary StubHub instead. eBay plans to transition buyers to StubHub by advertising the ticket site on and then redirecting ticket-shoppers in the spring. According to the Financial […]

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4th Quarter Earning–eBay Shows Strong Holiday Shopping and Mobile Growth


January 17, 2013—The holidays were good for eBay sellers. The online marketplace reported third-party sellers sold $19.1 billion worth of goods in the fourth quarter of 2012 alone. eBay earned $2 billion in revenue from its marketplace business with almost 60% of revenue coming from their international marketplaces. Not bad for a marketplace that saw […]

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