"The Rough Guide to eBay" covers everything you wanted to know about the hugely successful e-commerce site. Divided into three distinct sections, this guide is written for eBayers of all levels - from those that have never used the site to those that earn a living from it. The first section - eBay Life - takes a detailed but accessible look at the sites origins and gets all new users up and running. Part two - Buying - is a step-by-step guide to successful buying on eBay, from the basic buying ground rules to expert tips and tricks. Part three - Selling - will help you to become an eBay entrepreneur, with a step-by-step guide to that perfect first sale with expert advice from those that have already made a living from eBay. The guide also looks at eBay culture, from the urban myths to the wierd items that have been sold, and comes complete with a useful round-up of all the URLs and addresses covered throughout the book.
One of the UK's longest-running and most respected internet journalists, Ian Peel's first book, 'Music and the Internet' was described as " a Godsend" by Billboard magazine. A prolific freelancer, his work appears regularly in magazines and newspapers from The Guardian to Record Collector. As a veteran of hundreds of eBay transactions, this book is wriiten by someone that has really been there.