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Some of my reviews show as displayed but don't appear on the site
Some of my reviews show as displayed but don't appear on the site
I've got several reviews that show in my list of Reviews & Guides as "Displayed", but they don't appear on the site (the affected reviews are all book...
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How do I write a revied on an item I bought?
How do I write a revied on an item I bought?
In the help section it tells me to search for the item and then review it. The 2 items I want to review have never been reviewed, so how do I create a...
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Report This Guide
Report This Guide
Marc, guidereader recently suggested that the Hall of Shame thread be revived. So I looked at some of the guides that were mentioned. Most were gone. ...
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New Features for Guides made on November 19
New Features for Guides made on November 19
Hello,We’ve just updated the Guides platform with some new capabilities. Firstly, sharing Guides on social media is a good way to give it more attenti...
Guide links no longer working
Guide links no longer working
For some reason a Guide I use all the time and have Bookmarked isnt coming up any more when I click the link. All Im getting is the main Guides page:h...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by marc-sanjose
Features added yesterday
Features added yesterday
Hello,We released new software yesterday that included the following: * New capability to link a Guide to an author’s Google+ account. This will impro...
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Write a Guide, win $1000
Write a Guide, win $1000
Hello, Writing a Guide is fun if you care about what you share, and it’s easy if you stick to a subject you know well. Guide writers make more eBay sa...
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New Guide Format Loses How Many Have Viewed A Guide
New Guide Format Loses How Many Have Viewed A Guide
The new guide word processing format that has apparently launched today has removed the ability to see how many people had viewed my guides. With almo...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by marc-sanjose
improvements to Guides made November 6
improvements to Guides made November 6
Hello,Last night we made a few improvements to the Guides platform, as detailed below. “Author's Items for Sale” has been moved to the right hand side...
Review & Guides Hall of Shame
Review & Guides Hall of Shame
Find the Worst! You know the ones... The kind that should "if-you-hold-up-the-lid-we-could-have-burial-at-sea" kind. One word titles. One or two sente...
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Where does info on eBay-specific Seller info belong?
Where does info on eBay-specific Seller info belong?
Hello,The ultimate goal of Buying Guides is to help readers come to a purchase decision. Becoming informed about a product helps customers feel more c...
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1 more question: why not "ebay.com/guides"???
1 more question: why not "ebay.com/guides"???
Marc, I mentioned this to Jordan, but it bears repeating: Why not have the URL http://www.ebay.com/guides, at least as a redirect to http://www.ebay.c...
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What’s new in Guides
What’s new in Guides
Hello,We’ve just updated the Guides platform with new features and I’m writing with details on what has been changed. In summary, we’ve taken steps th...
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How to multiply the impact of your guides by posting them on the international eBay sites!
How to multiply the impact of your guides by posting them on the international eBay sites!
There are lots of English-speaking Guides readers on eBay's various international sites who would benefit from (and be happy to vote for) your guide! ...
Published a Guide; need help with customization
Published a Guide; need help with customization
I just published my first guide and noticed a prominent "Browse Related" window that appears ahead of the text of my guide. The items displayed are fr...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by marc-sanjose
why oh why did ebay lower votes on guides
why oh why did ebay lower votes on guides
so i saw a guide with over 10.000 votes and now it shows 4.000 WHY? I WANT THE TRUTH and i am not going to put the author of the guide or the name of ...
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How do I get items that I sell to appear in my Guide
How do I get items that I sell to appear in my Guide
Please explain how to get my listings to appear on the guide page. I see listings to the right of the guide content, but they are not from my seller a...
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Guides we will remove
Guides we will remove
Hello Guide Writers,In another thread we discussed the elements of a good Guide, and how Guides differ from Reviews. Essentially a Buying Guide presen...
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New page promoting "Write a guide"
New page promoting "Write a guide"
Hi everyone, Just wanted to show you our new promo page for writing guides, which offers more context and outlines the benefits of guides. http://www....
Limit to Guides, blank guides, etc
Limit to Guides, blank guides, etc
In an earlier thread intended for Guide critiques, Guidereader, wrote the following message below. I'm reposting it here so I can respond in public wi...
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is eBay deleting Guides?
is eBay deleting Guides?
Hello,Customers perceive that eBay is busy deleting some beloved Guides. I recently read a customer post: “We had Guides… to detect a bogus brand name...
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Guide improvements coming soon
Guide improvements coming soon
Hello,In our ongoing quest to make the Guides platform ever better, we will soon release the following features: ** The number of views a Guide has re...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by marc-sanjose
Customer product reviews
Customer product reviews
Why doesn't Ebay have customer product reviews with the ads,ala Amazon,and most others,or am I missing something?
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by marc-sanjose
What happened to Vendio?
What happened to Vendio?
Many of you probably use Vendio as we do. Does anyone know what happened to them. It looks like the either crashed the website, or went away. Thanks, ...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by pocomocomputing
YouTube vides can be embedded in Guides
YouTube vides can be embedded in Guides
Hello,I noticed a Guide that had the URL to a relevant YouTube video in the text. It’s a good idea to point to videos, but even better you can embed t...
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Tips for writing a good Guide
Tips for writing a good Guide
Hello,Customers are highly encouraged to write Guides on topics in which they have expertise. To help the process, my team has put together some tips ...
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Guides vs Reviews - what's the difference?
Guides vs Reviews - what's the difference?
Hello,Earlier I has promised to shed some more light on the difference between Guides and Reviews. This is part of our ongoing conversation to help us...
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adding Guides to your My World page
adding Guides to your My World page
Hello,Once you have written a dandy Guide, naturally you will want others to read it. When you go to your own MyWorld/profile page (http://myworld.eba...
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Can't Load Pictures into my Guide
Can't Load Pictures into my Guide
I currently have 19 Guides on eBay and nearly all have pictures. Early last week I wrote a new Guide and posted it to eBay's Guide section as usual, t...
by in Archive Reviews & Guides | Updated by guidereader
At least one tag is required before publishing
At least one tag is required before publishing
Hello,Customers have been receiving the following error message when they try to publish:“Please correct the following error(s) in your guide:Tags are...
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