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TAGnotes Sun 13 Aug 2000 Vol 2 Number 119 Issue 201

From: The Auction Guild <tagn-@theauctionguild.com>
Date: Mon Aug 14, 2000 4:20am
Subject: TAGnotes Sun 13 Aug 2000 Vol 2 Number 119 Issue 201

The Auction Guild Notes for Sunday 13 Aug 2000
OAI Sellers AND Buyers - Add diversity to the Online Auction
Industry - VOTE. For more information go to
If you have any information, ideas or suggestions please
email us at tagn-@t...
eBay posted on 11 Aug that they were having problems with eBay
motors search. This was reported as up to date as of 23:34:54 PT,
Friday, 11Aug. There were reports of site slowness starting around
19:00 PT on 13 Aug. At 19:26:43 PT eBay reported that they were
experiencing slowness with Title Search. At 20:57:58 eBay reported
that the problems with Title Search which they say began at 19:15
were fixed as of 20:30.
If you feel your auctions were negatively impacted by these
problems request refunds from the form at
Send -
* The item number(s) of the ended auction(s)
* The specific fee(s) charged for them
* Your seller's email address or User ID
* The phrase, GIVE CREDIT in the Subject line
This can also be accessed from
If they deny credit DO NOT GIVE UP. Continue to send credit
requests, and also email supp-@e.... It has taken some
folks a dozen requests to get the refunds, but they DID get them.

For eBay outage times 20 Jul - 11 Aug go to

Approx 4.45 million current listing
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Yahoo Auctions
Basic site information http://www.auctionguild.com
Go to OAI Site Basic Details from left side toolbar.
Current extrapolated listing count 1.94 mil
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Amazon Auctions Basic site information
Go to OAI Site Basic Details from left side toolbar.
Listings total 850254 (probably inflated by approx 2% due to listings
appearing in multiple category totals) 6 categories Extrapolated,
13 Actual, 11972 with bids    http://www.amazon.com
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Popula was down late in July due to technical difficulties during
a server move. To compensate for this first significant downtime
in almost two years, they are offering totally free listings through
15Aug. This is the first time ever that Popula has been
totally free. 1242 listings approx 3% have at least one bid
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OAUA Keep current on issues important to OAI users. Be part
of setting the industry standard for excellence. Board elections
taking place in Sep, read about the candidates.
JOIN the OAUA today. http://www.oaua.com
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