UK eBay
eBay buying
eBay - UK eBay
eBay buying

eBay

[Click here to visit eBay]


eBay

eBay was founded in 1995 by the US based Internet entrepreneur Pierre Omidyar and was the first online auction marketplace where people can buy and sale goods to other Internet users. With over 150 million customers globally today eBay is the Worlds largest online marketplace operating in over thirty separate markets representing millions of items across thousands of diverse categories. As well as being the largest online marketplace regional eBay marketplaces often top their region for market share of Internet sales and purchases.

In the 1990's Pierre was an early enthusiast of the Internet and the opportunities it presented. His partner had a growing Pez (the sweet dispenser) collection and was having difficulty finding similarly minded people to trade with. Pierre thought that the Internet could provide a central virtual marketplace for individuals and small businesses to sell, meet & promote their goods and services to others with similar niche interests. eBay development started soon after and on it's launch this novel idea proved extraordinary popular and became a whirlwind success within the US Internet community. Soon eBay buying began to attract customers from other countries and development of separate global marketplaces began in earnest.

The UK eBay marketplace was launched in October 1999, and is the countries largest online market place and No. 1 e-commerce site. There are over 10,000,000 UK eBay registered users and live listings of over 3,000,000 items for sale at any time on the United Kingdom site. These three million items are spread over their broad range of categories - there are over 10,000 distinct sections to browse or search through. eBay UK continues to grow in strength and the company recently reported that the regional marketplace reached a quarter revenue of $100,000,000 (compared with their total net revenue for the quarter of over $1 billion).

Popular sections of the UK eBay buying marketplace include the following:

  • eBay motors
  • Office furniture
  • Laptops
  • Coins
  • Pottery
  • Musical instruments
  • DVD players
  • Concert tickets
  • Antique clocks
  • Garden furniture

Check out what last minute bargains you can secure online at the UK eBay marketplace including items with no reserve and bids that are ending in the next hour!

eBay buying - pick up a fantastic online bargain today.


> > Click here to visit eBay < <




eBay Products and Services Offered

Things you can buy from eBay's online shop include the following:

Antiques & Art - Arts & Crafts Movement, Carpets/ Rugs, Art, Antique Furniture, Maps.
Automotive - Other Vehicles Parts and Accessories, Motorcycles Parts and Accessories, Honda, American, Other Vehicles.
Baby - Toys and Activities, Potty Training, Twins and Multiples, Safety, Baby Clothing.
Books, Comics & Magazines - Educational/ Textbooks, Accessories, Modern Maps and Atlases, Non-Fiction Books, Magazines.
Business, Office and Industrial - Retail and Shop Fitting, Manufacturing and Metalworking, Electrical and Test Equipment, Industrial Tools, Office Equipment and Supplies.
Clothes, Shoes, Accessories - Boys' Shoes, Women's Underwear and Swimwear, Women's Accessories, Wedding, Women's Clothing.
Coins - Banknotes, Share Certificates/ Bonds, Coins, Bullion/ Bars, Tokens.
Collectables - Religion/ Spirituality, Other Collectables, Royalty, Vintage/ Retro, Militaria.
Computing - Drives/ Storage, Networking, Services, Scanners, Printers.
Consumer Electronics - Vintage Electronics, Batteries and Battery Chargers, Accessories, Gadgets, DJ Equipment.
Crafts - Leathercraft, Cake Decorating, Embroidery, Candle and Soap Making, Crochet.
DVD, Film & TV - Film Memorabilia, Other Film Formats, Videos: VHS/ PAL (UK), TV Memorabilia, DVDs.
Dolls & Bears - Dolls, Bears, Dolls' House Miniatures, Doll Accessories, Dolls' Houses.
Health & Beauty - Other Health and Beauty, Natural Therapies, Make-Up/ Cosmetics, Massage, Tattoos/ Body Art.
Home & Garden - Bedding, Rugs and Carpets, Bathroom, Cleaning, DIY Materials and Tools.
Jewellery & Watches - Ethnic and Tribal Jewellery, Other Jewellery, Fine Jewellery, Watches, Men's Jewellery.
Mobile & Home Phones - Mobile Phone Accessories, Mobile Phone Fascias, Ringtones, Other Phones, Bluetooth Accessories.
Music - Music Memorabilia, CDs, Accessories/ Storage, Other Music Formats, Cassettes.
Musical Instruments - Guitars, Pro Audio/ Equipment, Woodwind, Harmonicas, Percussion.
PC & Video Gaming - Coin-Operated, Apple/ Macintosh, X-Box 360, PC Games, Sega.
Photography - Other Photography, Vintage Photography, Camcorder Accessories, Camcorders, Studio Equipment and Lighting.
Pottery, Porcelain & Glass - Denby/ Langley/ Lovatt, Glass, Royal Crown Derby, Jersey, Bridgewater.
Sporting Goods - Running and Athletics, Bowls, Scooters, Rugby, Skiing.
Sports Memorabilia - Football Memorabilia, American Football Memorabilia, Wrestling Memorabilia, Subbuteo, Rugby Union Memorabilia.
Stamps - Ireland Stamps, Replicas/ Repros/ Forgeries, United States Stamps, Asian Stamps, Royalty Stamps.
Tickets & Travel - Luggage, Exhibitions/ Shows, Other Travel, Short Breaks, Ferries/ Cruises.
Toys & Games - Scalextric and Slot Car, Steam, Games, Model Kits, Outdoor Toys and Activities.
[More...]


Related Searches

Didn't find what you wanted on this page? Here are some related Google searches that might help:

ebay store
ebay car uk
ebay web site
ebay vans
ebay co uk.com
[More...]


eBay buying


Typing too fast!

There are a lot of people searching for eBay on the Internet that type too quickly! Here are some of the more common typing mistakes:

eby, eebay, eba, bay, ebaay, eaby, ebayy, ebya, beay, ebbay, ebay, eay, [More...].


Related Sites

Below are sites that have more information on eBay:

Times Online - Search the Times Online site
BBC News - Search BBC News for news articles about eBay
ThisIsLondon - Search ThisIsLondon
Guardian - Search the Guardian site
Daily Mail - UK eBay - info from the Daily Mail
[More...]


 Shopping Mall
Browse more shops in our shopping mall:
Amazon UK
Argos
B&Q
Comet
Currys
Debenhams
Dell UK
Disneyland Paris
Dixons
eBay UK
Empire Direct UK
Expedia UK
Jessops
John Lewis
Littlewoods
Marks and Spencer
Mothercare
Next
ntl
PC World UK
RAC
Tesco

eBay - eBay buying
(c) 1999 - 2005 Best-CD-Price.co.uk. The sites listed on this site are for your information only and no responsibility will be taken for inaccurate information.
We do not accept any responsibilty or liablity in cases of dispute between vendor and purchaser. A listing on this site is not an endorsement of the vendor's services