If you have read few articles on eBay posted on MoneyConnexion, you must have come to know that eBay offers online platform to make extra money. Lots of people are involved with eBay buying and selling products and services from eBay.
But if you are not clear about what to sell on eBay to make money, then read this article. The article will share some good eBay selling ideas to get start with. Ideally, if you have just started selling on eBay then go for selling inexpensive products.
Tips on what to sell on eBay
If you are new comer to eBay then set up your free account in the similar fashion as you register for some other website. As a start you can sell your own items on eBay. Sell unused items that are lying around in your home.
Sell off gifts, accessories that you have received in your birthday parties, anniversary etc which does not suit your style. You can even sell out books that you have already read and want to dispose.
Likewise, if you look around you will find lot of items in your house, garage, etc that is of no use now. You might be surprised finding too many items to sell.
Sell other people’s products
Another good idea to make money selling on eBay is to sell other people’s items. For each successful purchase you will earn commission on the sale price. You can ask your friends, relative, family members and colleagues if they want to sell off some items.
Take some good snaps of their items explain the way that how and where you will sell and convince them to pay you commission on selling their items. You can charge almost 50% commission after paying commission to eBay. I can guarantee you that they will even not get more than that unused item if they try to sell other than eBay.
Purchase in bulk
The next you can try a method with which you earn small amount out of profit. The method is all about buying stuff in bulk and sell on eBay. The difference of buying items in bulk and selling each item in single will be your profit. Look for very popular items which are very cheap. Buy them in bulk quantity and sell it off on eBay.
Every penny you sell will increase money in your pocket. Once you are confident about using this method, sky will be limit for your earning.
Open your own eBay storefront
One more way to earn is starting your own eBay store front in your locality. You need to promote you storefront with the word of mouth, small ad banners and classified. You need to advertise that you selling unwanted and unused other people’s items.
You explain how they can also earn some extra selling their unwanted stuff. Pay them commission from your commission. Explain them commission hierarchy. Tag each item to keep track of items and the owner of that item. Take photos and list them on eBay.
Here you only need to be selective of what you will agree to sell off. Accept the items that you really feel that you will be able to sell easily and quickly. If you will accept all junk items then it will be only waste of your time in handling that entire inventory.