To add to this, ending at night isn't the best time. My wife has been
running an ebay business for some time, and she has found the optimal time
to post/end auctions is between noon and 2pm on Tues-Thur. (This is Pacific,
so it could be 3-5pm on the east coat.
After I changed web hosts recently, I had a detailed statistics engine
hooked and could see that sure enough this time period has the most
hits/views than any other time of the day/week.
Additionally, Internet traffic during the warm summer months is always much
lower than in the winter. Fall/Winter auctions do far better than
So a Saturday Night auction in the middle of summer is definitely going
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