Chapter 4

Getting the Most from Your Photos


check Getting the photo’s file size right

check Using your smartphone

check Touching up your photo

check Finding an online home

check Placing top-level photos on eBay’s picture hosting

check Taking advantage of third-party hosting

check Using your web space — for free

In this chapter, I show you how fast you can get the photos you take — or the scans you make — ready for presentation online. No ecommerce seller should spend hours playing with and perfecting images for listings (although some do). One pass through a simple image-editing software program gets any reasonable picture Internet-ready. In this chapter, I tell you only what you need to know to appropriately resize and touch up.

Size Matters

The prime concern to have about the pictures you put on eBay is ...

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