heres what i use to help my ebay selling 3

I amuse abounding requests about the systems I statement in running my own eBay and internet bag.

To accord you the answer in one abode, here is the software which I statement daily in my own bag.

I should point out that much of my own action is any more to accomplish with selling digital advice via eBay and from websites i.e. ebooks and software, which is why some of the software programs I statement are concerned with this action.

General productivity

This is admirable utility which saves me hours of age each week. It is absolute for those occasions when you are required to answer in advice to websites. For archetype, how generally accomplish you answer in your agname and inscription, or a username and password, or an email inscription?

With Shortkeys, you associate 3 or 4 altered keystrokes with a string of frequently used advice. Let’s suppose I appetite to accept a shortkey for my email inscription, and I set this as ##z1 in Shortkeys. Whenever I am required to answer in my email inscription, in Outlook, on interlacing forms, in Chat documents etc, I aloof type in ##z1 and Shortkeys instantly replaces that with my email inscription.

There is an uncharged version called Shortkeys Lite which has a limit of 30 items. The full version of Shortkeys allows you an unlimited figure of items.

You can amuse it here:

Download Accelerator

If you regularly download ebooks or software, and it seems to booty forever, you will acquisition Download Accelerator is a advantageous addition to your portfolio. Download Accelerator increases download speeds by up to 300%, regardless of the speed of your internet connection. I don’t apperceive how it does it, but I guess 89 million users can’t be amiss!

You can amuse Download Accelerator on 14 day analysis here:

Ebook Production

Acrobat Adobe
I actualize all my ebooks in pdf format as this file can be peruse by anyone with Acrobat Reader, and this includes Mac users too. The road I actualize an ebook is to inscription it in Microsoft Chat aboriginal. Once I’m blessed that the Chat version is exactly how I appetite it, I statement an integrated converter which takes the Chat file and converts it automatically into a pdf file. This conversion preserves everything which appeared in the Chat document, including headers/footers, page numbers and interlacing links.

You can peruse all about Adobe Acrobat here:

If you are considering developing your own ebooks using Acrobat, the most cost able road of purchasing it is to buy online from Adobe’s US site, and select the download choice. To buy the download version this is the abode to alpha:

At 167 Mb, Acrobat is certainly a ample software product. If you would accordingly prefer to buy the boxed CD version, the cheapest road in the UK is to amuse it from Amazon.

ebook Covers
It is a actuality that showing your ebook in 3D anatomy so it looks according to a book really helps to boost sales. Compact Haul is the software I statement to actualize my ebook covers. You can ace shot it for 30 days here:

Website creation and continuation

Website architecture
I statement Macromedia’s Dreamweaver to architecture websites, and indeed to actualize eBay auction description pages. Dreamweaver is a premium interlacing architecture product, and unless you’re going to accomplish austere website architecture I wouldn’t advise you to acquire it.

It comes in boxed anatomy, and Macromedia will channel any UK purchasers to a UK based reseller. The cheapest road in the UK is to amuse it from Amazon.

Angel Manipulation & Optimising
I statement Colouring Shop Pro for picture manipulation and for optimising. This is big for auction pictures, as eBay accept a size limit of 50KB on any pictures which you appetite to upload to their Picture Service.

The authors, JASC, accept aloof released Version 9 of this software. I acquisition Version 8 is perfectly acceptable for everything I appetite to accomplish, and it’s cheaper than Version 9.

You can’t any more buy Version 8 from the author’s USA site, which is adverse as this was the cheapest road of buying the product before Version 9 came out.

The acceptable statement is that Version 8 is currently half price at the author’s UK site, as you can beam here:

It’s available for trial at the UK site, and I recommend you analysis it to beam if you can assignment with it.

Website upload
Admirable FTP is probably the ace accepted FTP software. I accept used it for several age and accept been actual satisfied with the software.

Website hosting
ProWebSpace are accomplished and aloof interlacing hosts which I accept any more been using for over a year. I transferred to them from another host with whom I was having lots of problems. Any more, I accept a bigger service, and it’s at one third the price! Of course, you can amuse interlacing space for annihilation from a array of ISPs. Booty a attending at

You alone charge companies according to ProWebSpace if you intend to “action commercial” in your internet activities. If you accomplish, it’s big to accept a paid service as this gives you the adapted to kick b**t if ever you acquaintance hosting problems. If you would according to to apperceive the hosting company who I moved from, email me. If you anticipate you charge able hosting, this is definitely where I would alpha.

Newsletter and other Mailings

As my newsletter has grown, I’ve tried assorted ways of managing my mailing lists. I currently statement Press-Employer, and accept activate their service to be actual accessible to set-up and to statement. It’s a interlacing based service, and all mailings are performed from their site. This means there’s no software to be installed, I can administer my mailings from any PC and my ISP no longer bears the mailing load.


You may apperceive that the statement of autoresponders is one of the keys to marketing on the internet. I statement Promasoft, and accept activate it can easily arm everything I appetite.

I achievement this glimpse into the systems and services I statement has been accessible.

Acceptable luck in your own internet bag developments and in your eBay selling.

Brian McGregor specializes in showing website owners how to accomplish added almighty dollar from their sites by applying inventive and aboriginal statement of eBay. For a chargeless copy of ‘The eBay Traffic Funnel’ which shows you how to statement the adeptness of eBay to accomplish added almighty dollar with your website, appointment

Originall posted August 15, 2012