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With its new ‘Interests' feature, eBay again tries to personalize its marketplace

8 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Remember when eBay bought Hunch in 2011 to improve its personalization technology and attract shoppers based on their interests? Or when it launched a Pinterest-like tool called Setify in 2012 for creating personalized collections and wishlists? Or when it revamped its mobile apps in 2014 to focus on discovery and interests? Well guess what? Ebay is at it again today, as it's launching a new shopping experience that - yep, you guessed it - lets online consumers focus on their interests, and experience a more personalized version of eBay.
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EBay's adding a customized homepage to feature products based on your interests

EBay's adding a customized homepage to feature products based on your interests

8 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

EBay is launching a new feature on its iOS and Android app today that personalizes and curates items for you based on your hobbies, interests, and what you like wearing. The new “Shop your Interests” feature figures out what you like with a brief survey that lets users select things they enjoy shopping for. Options include something as vague and all-encompassing as “cooking” and “gadgets” to “wine,” “tea,” or “Apple.” eBay then uses your selections to curate a list of items that will be organized into groups on your homepage. Using its own shopping data, eBay says it has created hundreds...
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New ‘Interests' feature recommends products you'll actually want to buy on eBay

New ‘Interests' feature recommends products you'll actually want to buy on eBay

8 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

A new "Interests" feature is now part of eBay's mobile app for iOS and Android. Users are able to personalize their shopping experience based on their own hobbies, style preferences, and more.
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EBay uses your interests to curate a personalized store

EBay uses your interests to curate a personalized store

8 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

It's not very fun to shop through online marketplaces like eBay these days - finding something that tickles your fancy may involve wading through whole categories, or hoping that your search term will find exactly what you're looking for. eBay's so...
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