“News for the informed Amazon Seller.”This Week’s Lineup
One Way To Be Prepared
The Middle East: Just Getting Started
Marketplaces As Economies
Early Reviewer Program Ending
Alexa Takes The World!
Humor & Quote
TIPS & NEW STUFF
One Way To Be PreparedChanges are coming down the pike, changes at Amazon, and while that’s not unusual it never hurts to be prepared.We offer a free extension for Chrome, called appropriately enough ManageByStats: Extension. The Extension runs in the Google Chrome browser and lets you:
Update graph data
Update order & transaction data
Update reviews & feedback
Download missing products
Along with other key functions.Many of you who use ManageByStats already also use the Extension. In fact over 10,000 users are using the MBS Chrome Extension.This is great.We recommend everyone begin using it. It’s easy, it’s fast, most of its functions run in the background -- in short, it’s the perfect compliment to ManageByStats.Two links follow, one to get the Extension (takes literally one click and 2 seconds to install), the other to learn more about it.Here you go:Get The MBS Chrome ExtensionLearn More About The MBS Chrome Extension
The Middle East: Just Getting StartedEcommerce in the Middle East is something of a paradox.Internet use is high and consumers have money to spend, but the ecosystem lags behind ...Online Marketplaces in the Middle East
WORLD OF AMAZON
Marketplaces As EconomiesAn interesting take on diversifying from Amazon, comparing the Amazon marketplace to global economies.If GMV were GDP, that would make the Amazon marketplace the 42nd-largest economy globally, just behind Bangladesh but ahead of South Africa. It isn’t only the sales volume that makes marketplaces comparable to economies, however …Marketplaces As EconomiesEarly Reviewer Program EndingYou’ve probably seen the notice, but Amazon says “... as of March 10, 2021, we will no longer allow new enrollments in the Early Reviewer Program, and will stop offering the service to sellers currently enrolled in the program on April 25, 2021.”Further, they say “Amazon will return your program fee within three (3) months after the closure date, for any active enrollments with more than 1 review and not completed by April 25, 2021.”Read more about the Early Review Program here …Amazon Early Review Program FAQ
GET YOUR VIDEO ON
Alexa Takes The World!Episode 8 of E-commerce News by ManageByStats is here.If you haven’t watched it yet, Jade and Danan unleash a whole lot of news you'll want to know.
Amazon Prime memberships
New payment provider policy
Changes to getting paid on eBay
Split testing images
And so much more.Not to mention the latest on Alexa …Episode 8 -- E-commerce News by ManageByStatsAnd if you haven’t already, as we say each week: Subscribe to the MBS video channel. It features not only the news -- and our exciting podcast series -- but every other fun and informative video we put out. Subscribe, be notified, enjoy.Here’s where to find us:MBS Video Channel
A priest, a pastor, and a rabbit enter a clinic to donate blood.The nurse asks the rabbit, “What’s your blood type?”The rabbit says, “I’m probably a Type O.”__I have a chicken-proof lawn.It’s impeckable.__I got arrested for illegally downloading the whole of Wikipedia.I told them I could explain everything.__In the old days, excessive use of commas was considered to be a serious crime.It usually resulted in a long sentence.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
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