Tools

Most Watched eBay Items/Auctions How many people are quietly eyeing eBay's Most Watched items?
eBay Auction Items With the Most Bids See which eBay auctions have accrued the Most Bids at this very moment.
Search or Browse Live eBay Listings, Items, and Auctions Use our Standard Search tool to browse or search live item listings & auctions.
eBay Auctions/Items Ending Soon with No Bids Last-minute deals: eBay auctions ending soon, currently with no bids.
eBay Recently Sold Items & Completed Listings Search or browse through completed listings & sold items.

Newsletter: Issue #010

WatchCount.com Newsletter Issue #010 (November 2011)

(Not yet signed up for our low-volume newsletter? It only takes a few seconds to get your name on the list, and you'll hear about the latest updates to WatchCount.com — including some hidden site tips and tricks.)

~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- WATCHCOUNT.COM NEWSLETTER --
-- Issue #010 : November, 2011 --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

www.WatchCount.com – How many people are secretly watching your favorite eBay items?

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Greetings!

Happy November to everyone! It's been a (very long) while since our last newsletter, so let's get going...


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- Interesting/Funny eBay Listings --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

(*) BEER HOLSTER – What do you get when you cross a simple belt with an incessant craving for beer?

(*) SONIC NAUSEA – This interesting gadget is clever, trippy, and questionable. I believe it descended from recent military innovations. For pranksters who like to play practical jokes on their friends, maybe this is the latest greatest thing.


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- We'll Pay You $ ... --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

(*) Some of our visitors are avid contributors on various online discussion forums. If you're one of those people, we'd like to pay you to help spread the word about WatchCount.com in a relevant board post. Please contact us for details.


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- Site News --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

(*) JUST AUCTIONS ? – We know many of our visitors like to eye just the auction-style listings within search results on www.WatchCount.com . So, we added a feature to Advanced Search that hides all the non-auction listings (like Fixed-Price), showing you just top-watched auctions for the categories and search terms you specified. Give it a whirl.

(*) ADVANCED PERK – For those who are already familiar with our Advanced Search page, know that we also just added permalink capability for instant results on subsequent searches. You'll see the permalink in the sidebar of any Advanced Search results page.

(*) NEW LOGO – It was time (again) to revamp the official www.WatchCount.com logo and join the current century. We hope you like it!

(*) PHILIPPINESWe added support for searching the eBay.ph marketplace.

(*) LIKE US ? – We added Facebook Like buttons, and the Google +1 button, to the sidebar of most www.WatchCount.com pages. If you haven't done so already, would you mind Facebook-Liking and/or +1'ing us? Thanks very much!

(*) WORDPRESS PLUGIN – Our WP Plugin just hit another milestone recently: 3,000 total downloads, as tracked independently by the WordPress.org website. Yay! (We also just released a minor plugin update, v1.1.5, which adds support for eBay.ph and also includes a few minor tweaks n' fixes.)


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- WatchCount.com Tip --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

(*) GOT YOUR EYE ON SOMETHING ? – If you like to run a specific search on www.WatchCount.com periodically, just bookmark the search into your browser's favorites/toolbar so you can instantly run it again later. How? Simply run the search once on www.WatchCount.com , then click the orange-white star icon in the sidebar. See it in this example of Reborn baby dolls.


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- What are Others Searching For? --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

We had a look through the www.WatchCount.com search logs to see what's grabbing the attention of our visitors lately, and a few new things tended to jump out at us:

(*) There was a noticeable interest in Michael Jordan collectibles in eBay's Sports Memorabilia category. Judging from the top-watched auctions there, his sports cards seem to be turning heads.

(*) An old standby, vintage items of various kinds get searched for on www.WatchCount.com with regular frequency. Take this search and make it your own by narrowing it with keywords, and possibly selecting the Collectibles/Collectables category.

(*) This shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone, but people like using our site to eye popular iPhones and accessories.


~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~
-- WatchCount.com in The Press --
~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~=~

We've had some flattering mentions online this year:

(*) MakeUseOf.com included www.WatchCount.com in their 107 Best Websites (of all time) list: http://WatchCount.com/news-archive.php#muo2

(*) eBay Radio – eBay's official online radio network – interviewed us (twice!):
http://WatchCount.com/news-archive.php#ebay-radio-2
http://WatchCount.com/news-archive.php#ebay-radio-3

(*) Industry news leader EcommerceBytes (formerly AuctionBytes) ran a story on WatchCount.com: http://WatchCount.com/go/?link=aucbyts1


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


Thanks for reading – and thanks for using www.WatchCount.com !

--Jake

PS We're always trying to get the word out about www.WatchCount.com, so if per chance you've got any family or friends who like to shop on eBay, please let them know about our website. We definitely appreciate it!


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Don't Miss Out!
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Thank you for subscribing!

Please be sure to add Newsletter [~AT~] WatchCount [~DOT~] com to your email address book or trusted senders list so our emails don't accidentally end up in your bulk mail folder. Thanks!

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Friends Telling Friends
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Please forward this newsletter to a friend if they spend any time on eBay. Both buyers and sellers benefit from discovering Most Watched and Most Bid-on eBay items.

Did you get this email forwarded from a friend? Get your own copy of our low-volume newsletter here: http://WatchCount.com/newsletter.php

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Question? Comment?
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Feel free to contact us with any questions/comments/concerns you may have. We welcome your feedback – how can we improve our site? You can reach us via our Contact Us page here: http://WatchCount.com/contact.php

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Want More?
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Find our newsletter back issues here: http://WatchCount.com/newsletter-archive.php

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Change of Address?
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
To update your email address, please click the link at the bottom of this email.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Time to Leave?
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
While we hope you enjoy receiving our occasional mailings, you may discontinue your subscription to this newsletter at any time. To do so, simply click on the link at the bottom of this email. If you have any other questions or concerns, please use the Contact Us link mentioned earlier.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Just So You Know...
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
We never send this newsletter unsolicited. You are receiving it because you subscribed to it on our website (using "double opt-in confirmation" to validate your email address).

You can read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service here:
http://WatchCount.com/privacy.php
http://WatchCount.com/terms.php

You must get our permission before reprinting this newsletter anywhere. To do so, please contact us via the Contact Us link above.

Copyright (c) WatchCount.com – All rights reserved.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
What is WatchCount.com?
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
www.WatchCount.com offers a collection of helpful tools and services for eBayers, including unique marketplace search capabilities unavailable on the eBay site. Sellers can avail themselves of automatic listing enhancements, such as the WatchCount.com Widget, to publicly flaunt their items' Watch Counts, or our WordPress plugin, which makes it easy to showcase their eBay listings right from within their own blogs. Moreover, both buyers and sellers find it helpful to lookup Most Watched and Most Bid-on eBay items in real-time to better help them frame their buying and selling activities on eBay. An official eBay Compatible Application, WatchCount.com is certified by eBay for use with the eBay platform and currently offers all of its services free of charge.

===============================
www.WatchCount.com – What's the most popular ____ on eBay right now?
===============================

Questions? Feel free to shoot us an email.




WatchCount.com Newsletter ad

2009 eBay Star Developer Award Winner
MakeUseOf.com
As seen in:
EcommerceBytes.com
Cool Site of the Day
As heard on:
eBay Radio
eCommerce Merchants Trade Association
Best of the Web
As seen in:
Web Retailer
eBay Compatible Application
WebbieWorld.com
US…815
WatchCount.com℠ is not owned or operated by eBay Inc. eBay and the eBay logo are trademarks of eBay Inc.
We, or our Affiliates, may receive anonymous referral/sales commissions from eBay after visitors click through to eBay while using WatchCount.com℠ (at no extra expense to them).