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Top 5 Tips For Selling More Antiques & Collectibles Online

The Holiday shopping season is right around the corner. If you sell antiques and collectibles online, now is the time to prepare. Here are a few tips to help you increase your online sales.

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** Top 5 Tips For More Online Sales

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3. Pricing - If you have had unsold items on your Web site for over a year and have not adjusted their prices, do a little online research to find out what that merchandise is selling for and adjust your pricing accordingly.

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5. Try Other Venues - Don't limit your merchandise to just one online sales venue. Consider using multiple Web sites to display and sell your merchandise online. Different Web sites get different shoppers and you can take advantage of that to increase your sales. With the Holiday shopping season about to get into full swing, now is the time to open a shop at TIAS.com. For more info, click here ( http://www.makeashop.com/?10-2-15EM) .

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