Archive forJune, 2008

This is the third part in our series on Understanding Bid Increments and Proxy Bidding   Part I discusses bid increments in detail Part II discusses the specifics of Proxy Bidding   Proxy Bidding Can Protect Against Snipers In the previous post, I discussed a proxy bidding scenario in which I placed a bid on an item and […]

This is the second part of the series on Understanding Bid Increments and Proxy Bidding. Part I discusses bid increments in detail Part III discusses protecting yourself from snipers with Proxy Bidding Understanding Proxy Bidding Proxy bidding is where eBay’s server automatically places counter-bids for you (up to the maximum price you predetermined) when a […]

This is the first part in our series on Understanding Bid Increments and Proxy Bidding   Part II discusses the specifics of Proxy Bidding Part III discusses protecting yourself from snipers with Proxy Bidding   Many bidders who fall prey to eBay snipers and lose auctions because they do not understand the proxy bid system.  This can sometimes […]