• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
eBay Presentation
 

eBay Presentation

on

  • 541 views

This is a PowerPoint Presentation on the site eBay.

This is a PowerPoint Presentation on the site eBay.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
541
Views on SlideShare
541
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
20
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    eBay Presentation eBay Presentation Presentation Transcript

    • By: Mark Manjardi
      A Presentation of The First Online Auction Site
    • URL: http://www.ebay.com/
      History
      Purpose
      Content
      Uses
      Web 2.0
      Similar Sites
      Research
      Positives & Negatives
      Surprise
      Overview of
    • Founder: Pierre Omidyar
      Date: September 3, 1995
      Headquarters: San Jose, California
      First Known As: Auction Web
      Funny Historic Story: Pez Candy Dispensers
      First Item Sold: Broken Laser Pointer
      History And Creator
    • Serve as an online biding site where people can sell things they no longer want
      Online thrift store
      Highest bidder gets item at end of deadline
      Never ending auction for the world
      Purpose of
    • Any item or product up for sale
      Day to day lists of for-sale items
      People made pages displaying their item
      Each item’s page made up of Image, Information, Biding Price, Contact Info
      Content
    • School:
      Educational – teaches students how to make a dollar out of items they no longer need
      Home
      Forget a Garage Sale. Sell Items Online!
      Business
      Promote & Sell Items
      Communicate with other business online
      Uses (School, Home, Business)
    • Communication
      Best way to communicate = buying & selling from each other on one huge online market
      Comments & contact information
      Phone & email
      Secure Information Sharing
      Detailed information on each item necessary
      Information on seller also
      Information runs the site
      Collaboration with World Wide Web
      Sites for images and background information on items
      How is this a Web 2.0 tool?
    • Amazon http://www.amazon.com
      Craigslist www.craigslist.com
      Yahoo auctions.yahoo.com
      Why eBay is better…
      Similar Sites
    • 1999 — A year after going public, eBay has 10 million registered users and a gross merchandise volume of $2.8 billion annually.
      2002 — 61.7 million registered users, gross merchandise volume of $14.9 billion annually.
      2005 — 181 million registered users, gross merchandise volume of $44.3 billion annually.
      2008 — 87.7 million active users worldwide, gross merchandise volume of $59.7 billion annually
      Today – eBay keeps growing
      190 countries
      24 currencies
      Research
      eBay remains the premier buying and selling marketplace in the online universe, with more active listings, users, and goods than shoppers are likely to find anywhere else
    • Positives
      Items around the world all at one site
      Anyone can buy or sell
      Best auction site due to popularity
      Negatives
      18 or older
      Don’t know who you are buying from
      Not physically buying it in store
      Overall
      The new era of shopping
      Positives & Negatives
    • Questions..?
    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UW9bHDy5khQ
      eBay Song