You can list an item on eBay for as little as 20 cents. So it’s logical to think if you can capture only one subscriber from that listing that it is money well spent.
To do this is not very hard if you do things right. First of all eBay don’t allow external links from your auctions unless it’s something related to the product you are selling. But eBay do allow you to link to your eBay store and about me page. And from your about me page you are allowed to link to your own websites, you are also allowed to add a subscriber opt-in form. EBay don’t have a problem with this. So this is the process you need to follow:
Get visitor to your auction > Get visitor to your about me page > Get visitor to give you their email address or visit one of your websites.
When someone visits one of my auctions they will…