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Dreaming of creating an alternative auction site

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Stinsok, Mar 17, 2005.

  1. Stinsok

    Stinsok Supporting Member

    Dec 16, 2002
    Central Alabama
    Ebay is a monster. A world wide money making monster machine. I am wondering what it would take to create a cheaper, more attractive alternative? Some of the items I have been thinking about are:

    A flat insertion fee with no Final Value fee (maybe 5.00 to 10.00 depending on how many photos are included.)

    All auctions must include photos (no exceptions.)

    Those are just 2 items, what services would you like to see?

    I know TB and The Dude Pit are inexpensive ways to sell your stuff,but I am talking about auctions (and more than just musical instruments.)