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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to eBay® Fifth Edition   Michael Miller   No prior eBay experience necessary!     Absolute Beginner’s Guide to eBay will show you how to successfully bid and sell on eBay, the world’s largest online auction site. eBay expert Michael Miller walks you through the process of buying and selling any type of item on eBay. You’ll learn how to safely place bids, win auctions with last-minute snipes, buy fixed-priced items in eBay Stores and Half.com, and use My eBay to track all your auction activity. His eBay tips and tricks will also show you how to create great-looking item listings and safely collect credit card payments via PayPal. Absolute Beginner’s Guide to eBay reveals all the secrets necessary to become a thriving eBay user–whether you bid or auction one item a month or a thousand!   Who knew how simple eBay can be?   Absolute Beginner’s Guide to eBay will have you bidding and selling in online auctions in no time! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll find inside: Learn how to place a last-second “snipe” bid–and win the auction without paying too much Discover how to buy fixed-price items on eBay without bidding Find out how to create eye-catching auction listings, complete with pictures Learn how to use PayPal to accept credit card payments Discover how to pack different types of items–and ship them out cheaply and safely Learn how to design cool-looking listings with eBayTurbo Lister–and track all your auctions with eBay Selling Manager Find out how to find a Trading Assistant to sell your items for you Uncover the secrets of successful eBay buyers and sellers   Michael Miller is a top eBay seller and a successful and prolific author.

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Michael Miller

Michael Miller received a Marketing degree from Indiana University in 1980. After graduation, he worked for seven years in his family's retail business, then spent twelve years in various positions at Macmillan Publishing. In his last position as Vice President of Business Strategy, he helped guide the strategic direction for the world's largest reference publisher and influence the shape of today's computer book publishing market. Mr. Miller formed The Molehill Group in January 1999, and is now a full-time writer. As the best-selling writer of more than 100 non-fiction books, Mr. Miller writes about a variety of topics, ranging from computers to consumer electronics to music. From his first book, , to his latest title, he has established a reputation for practical advice, technical accuracy, and an unerring empathy for the needs of his readers. As a musician, Mr. Miller has been playing drums since he was in grade school, and he attended the prestigious Jazz Studies Program at the Indiana University School of Music. He is also an arranger and composer, and has applied his musical knowledge and skills to author a series of best-selling music instruction books.

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