eBay History going corporate

The history of most big e-commerce brands is interesting. From garage startups to sales day innovations, we have come to benefit from some of the best thought-out e-commerce innovations in history. eBay makes billions every year with many sellers making hundreds of thousands or even millions. This growth has come from years of enabling people to earn an income from their homes. Like most e-commerce marketplaces of today, eBay started from the home of its founder.

eBay's Beginning

There is a story that's repeated over and over as the reason why Pierre Omidyar started this Auction site. The story says that he started it to help his fiancee trade Pez candy dispensers. We found out that this was just a PR strategy that eBay used to gain media attention. eBay started as a part of Pierre Omidyar's personal site and a side hobby.

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