Subscribe to Entrepreneur for $5
Subscribe

eBay Made Easy

Ready to start an eBay business? These 5 simple steps will get you on your way.

By
This story appears in the May 2005 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Editor's note: Looking for our online exclusives? You can find our eBay Business Center here and our free downloadable PDF, "The Entrepreneur's Guide to Doing Business Online," here .

Ten years after being formed in 1995, eBay has become the world's leading online marketplace for all sorts of goods. At any given time, 29 million items are available worldwide on eBay, with more than 3.5 million new items added every day and $1,000 worth of merchandise sold every second. The online auction site has 135 million registered users in 32 international markets, and more than 430,000 people in the United States alone make a full- or part-time living on eBay.

Continue reading this article - and everything on Entrepreneur!

Become a member to get unlimited access and support the voices you want to hear more from. Get full access to Entrepreneur for just $5.

Entrepreneur Editors' Picks