Monthly Archives: May 2012

Quick Note on the Pros and Cons of Changing Ranking Algorithms

Hugh Williams (disclaimer: my boss) has been posting a series on ranking.  Part 3 talked about testing new ranking formulas including the unfortunate fact that some people may see their items get lower rankings than before.  This negative stood out a little for me so I thought I would comment on it as to why […]

eBay in Oz

Being from Australia, I just came across a few articles talking about eBay in Australia.  There was an Online Business Index released in March 2012 that I suspect triggered a small flurry of articles.  For example: eBay sellers lack mobile commerce know-how at startupsmart.com.au More Aussie businesses want to go mobile at news.com.au E-tailing beast the […]