REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Outright along with Page Mage Inc., eBay Radio, Stamps.com, Terapeak and Kabbage will be hosting a free webinar for eBay® sellers. Hugh Williams will discuss how search engines work and what makes the eBay search problem interesting and challenging. He'll also give an overview of search improvements at eBay over the past few years, his views on where we are today in search, and what's new in search this year. Hugh will also briefly introduce eBay's new search engine, Cassini, and explain what sellers can expect from it in 2013 and beyond. Presented by Hugh Williams, Vice President of Experience, Search, and Platforms at eBay, where his responsibilities include eBay's search engine, data team, most of eBay's global user experiences, and some of eBay's platforms.
A few of the things you'll learn:
- How search engines work
- eBay's search challenges
- An overview of eBay's search improvements past, present and looking into the future
- A brief introduction to Cassini, eBay's new search engine
You do NOT have to be a Top Rated Seller to participate. The webinar is for eBay sellers of all sizes and levels. Sign up even if you can't participate live. The webinar will be recorded and a link sent to all registrants when it's complete.
Space is limited! Please sign up today to ensure you get a spot.
Who: Hugh is the Vice President of Experience, Search, and Platforms at eBay, where his responsibilities include eBay's search engine, data team, most of eBay's global user experiences, and some of eBay's platforms. He previously managed a large R&D team at Microsoft's Bing, where he was best-known for inventing and building their image search engine. He has published over 100 works, mostly in the field of Information Retrieval, and including two best-selling books for O'Reilly Media Inc. He holds more than ten US patents and has a PhD from RMIT University in Australia.
When: Wednesday, June 5th, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PT / 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. ET
Where: Register at http://pagemage.com/education/webinars
Outright has one goal: to make bookkeeping as simple as possible so the self-employed can spend as little time as possible on the least enjoyable part of running a business. Outright's easy-to-use online accounting solution automatically brings together all of your sales & expenses in one place so you always know what's going on with your business and are ready come tax time. No math, no manual entry, no paper work. Outright integrates with eBay & PayPal, e-commerce accounts, and, of course, your Bank and Credit Card Accounts so you can stay up to date effortlessly and instead focus on doing what you love.
About Page Mage
Page Mage is transforming the way sellers market their products on eBay. Page Mage provides easy to use applications for creating better listings and bigger profits. Our Billboards and Smart Gallery applications in the eBay App Center are both "Top 10 Most Popular" and let you create breakthrough listing designs to stand out from your competition, look more credible and professional, improve selling performance, and increase confidence among buyers.
About eBay Radio
The host of eBay Radio is Jim "Griff" Griffith, .eBay's Dean of Education and author of the Official eBay Bible. eBay Radio broadcasts (eBay Radio; eBay Radio's Ask Griff & Lee; and eBay Town Hall) feature helpful guidance, advice, and information from eBay team leaders and guest experts along with hot eBay topics, news direct from eBay, and your calls!
Stamps.com (Nasdaq:STMP) is a leading provider of Internet-based postage services. Stamps.com's service enables small businesses, high-volume shippers, enterprise shippers, and consumers to print U.S. Postal Service-approved postage with just a PC, printer and Internet connection, right from their home or office. The Company targets its services to small businesses and home offices, and currently has PC Postage partnerships with Avery Dennison, Microsoft, HP, USPS and others.
Terapeak is a leader in ecommerce market research and payment analytics, and is the sole authorized re-licensor of eBay data globally. The company provides custom insights and SaaS technology-enabled solutions to e-commerce merchants around the world.
Currently aggregating over 20% of all online commerce sales data, Terapeak helps merchants make faster, more-profitable business decisions based on real-time market trends, pricing, and transaction data.
About Kabbage, Inc.
Kabbage, Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, has pioneered the first financial services data and technology platform to provide funding to small businesses in less than 7 minutes. Kabbage leverages data generated through business activity such as selling online, shipping data, and dozens of other data sources to understand business performance and craft financing options for small businesses.