I’m a huge online shopper! eBay is one of my favorite places to shop because I can find just about anything at a reasonable price and the shipping is fast – and in most cases, free. Can’t go wrong with fast and free in the same sentence, right? Do you currently shop online with eBay? I’m sure many of you do or have in the past, so I wanted to share a few fun facts about eBay that you probably don’t know.
Fun Facts About eBay You Probably Don’t Know
Here are a few fun facts about eBay you probably don’t know! Enjoy!
eBay makes finding all your favorite summer essentials easy. They have all the in-demand brands at the right price, and you can even score them using the eBay mobile app. eBay has put a lot of work into their mobile app. They polled Americans from each state so they could find out what they want and are delivering mobile deals on some fabulous seasonal must-haves with fast and FREE shipping. Yes, I’m super excited about eBay’s new mobile app.
I’ve started using my mobile phone to shop more and more. It’s so convenient. I don’t know why I didn’t start sooner. I shop while I’m cooking dinner, watching my shows, and any other downtime I have, lol.
According to eBay’s survey, 59% of Americans plan to use their mobile device for shopping this summer, 61% make most of their online purchases using a tablet or smartphone, 85% are like me and think shopping using a tablet or smartphone is quick and convenient, and 81% agree it’s the fastest way to shop.
Yes, you can now take advantage of must-haves and great deals using the eBay mobile app and to celebrate eBay all summer long, shoppers can access deals created for the mobile app! You’re going to want to learn more about eBay’s “Summer of Choice” promotion!
This summer, eBay is offering shoppers deep discounts on in-demand items across tech, fashion, home, travel and music with free shipping all season long. Now through August, new deals will be released at savings of up to 70% off – no membership required. Since summer is in full swing, eBay is celebrating their mobile shopping experience with the “Summer of Choice,” which allows shoppers to vote on this awesome, deeply discounted summer inventory. Pretty cool!
To vote on your favorite summer items be sure and visit eBay on Twitter.
They will be launching Twitter polls timed for Summer Fun, Labor Day and the Olympics, Whatever wins you will be able to purchase using eBay’s app.
eBay’s Twitter polls are open on the following dates, and you’ll be able to shop the winning deal three days later using the eBay app for both your Android device and iOS device.
- Summer Fun – Voting starts on July 11th – Deal released July 14th
- Olympics – Voting will start on August 8th – Deal released on August 11th
- Labor Day – Voting will start on August 22nd – Deal released on August 25th
So hurry over and get your vote on by visiting eBay on Twitter and download the new eBay mobile app on iOS and Android.
Can you believe that eBay has 162 million active customers? I had no idea! However, it really shouldn’t be surprising as they do have everything, and I’ve always found the prices to be reasonable.
Did you know that eBay offers their customers a Money Back Guarantee? Yes, virtually all items are backed by their Money Back Guarantee. Makes you feel better shopping at eBay, right?
WOW, did you know there can be 900 million listings at any given time? No wonder it seems like they have everything!
There are about 300 million searches on eBay each day. We sure are some online shoppers, right? I know I shop online and often purchase from eBay!
I’m sure you are aware that you can buy used merchandise on eBay, but did you know that 79% of it is new? SWEET! I’m one of those people who buy mostly new items.
eBay put time into research so they would know more about what summer items we wanted. They did this with the eBay Summer Mobile Shopping Survey, which was conducted by Kelton Global Research from April 21 – April 28.
According to eBay’s survey, summer is about tech, home, and fashion. Would you agree? I do, and according to the survey, 53% of women plan to improve their summer style with dresses, 36% agree that a beach tote is a summer must-have, two-thirds want to upgrade electronics this summer, including headphones (31%), wearable tech (29%), and portable speakers (25%).
I know I want portable speakers for all our outdoor gatherings, and I also want patio furniture – and so to do 58% according to the eBay survey. Along with the 54% who want a grilling kit for their summer gatherings.
Okay, here is a money saver for you. The majority of eBay items (about 63%) ship for FREE! I know it’s hard not to love that free shipping.
This is a sponsored post written by me for eBay. All opinions are my own and we hope you’ll give the new mobile app a try so you can make your own opinion.