Stories Archive

25th Anniversary

Discovering a Flair for Entrepreneurship Through eBay

A love of vintage fashion led Julie Yoo to eBay as a university student 20 years ago – and ultimately helped establish her direction as an entrepreneur in Toronto.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Creating a New Career and Lifestyle in Her eBay Store

How eBay seller Victoria Eagle started a successful wedding invitation shop as a way to achieve a better work-life balance and spur her creative talents.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Bringing it Full Circle: 20+ Years of Connections Through Selling on eBay

How eBay seller Cami Nyquist grew her business from her kitchen table to establishing a nonprofit to help pay it forward.

By: eBay News Team
All in the Family

How a Father and His Teenage Daughter Bonded Over a Motorcycle Retrofit

Over the course of a month, Gwen and John Jessup completely revamped a 1982 Harley-Davidson together — and received a coveted award in recognition of their efforts.

By: Amara Holstein, eBay News Team
Selling

Seller Spotlight: Silvio Cohen and Willoughby’s Cameras

eBay is the only part of the business driving real income during this otherwise uncertain time.

By: Seller Marketing
Selling

Mini Stories: Preserving Decades of Music While Giving Back Through Vinyl Sales

Seller Rhea Kimbell revives the Texas record label her late father started in the early 1960s and sells its records on eBay to support Austin musicians impacted by COVID-19.

By: eBay News Team
Selling

Q&A: Heavy Equipment Auction and Remarketing Company, bidadoo, Discusses eBay and Staying Connected with Customers

Using ecommerce, businesses find stride while adjusting to new ways of working.

By: eBay News Team
Selling

Mini Stories: Funding COVID-19 Relief Efforts Through eBay Accessory Sales

U.K. sellers Charlotte and Lydia from Head Over Heels created unique and tailor-made hair accessories to cheer up families and support the NHS.

By: eBay News Team
Selling

Mini Stories: Buying Meal Vouchers to Help Support Neighborhood Cafes and Restaurants

During these challenging and extraordinary times, U.K. seller Mark Brown is encouraging local restaurants and cafes to offer vouchers for a meal to enjoy later down the line.

By: eBay News Team
Selling

Mini Stories: Distributing Thousands of Laptops to Students to Support Virtual Learning

eBay for Charity seller human-I-T is working with school districts to provide students with the electronics and resources needed to keep up with their studies from home.

By: eBay News Team