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Why can't I find my items when I search?

(11 Posts)
Knackeredmother Fri 16-Sep-11 17:51:04

I have listed a baby boys timberland top. However, when I search baby boy timberland, my item does not appear.
It has hardly had any views despite bring immaculate.
What have I done wrong?
If anyone can tell me how to link I will link to the item
Thanks in advance

fergoose Fri 16-Sep-11 18:06:05

if you have only just listed it, it can take a few hours to be visible.

Knackeredmother Fri 16-Sep-11 18:38:19

I listed it days ago and only tried searching for it when it had no views.
I tend to put lots of description in my title and post on I phone- could this have something to do with it do you think?

fergoose Fri 16-Sep-11 18:41:42

I don't think so. What is the item title?

Marne Fri 16-Sep-11 18:43:34

I have had this happen before but only with newly listed items. You could contact e-bay, somewhere on e-bay you can talk to someone live so they can answer your questions straight away.

Marne Fri 16-Sep-11 18:45:33

Let us know the title or link to the listing, will see if we can see it when we search.

chirpchirp Sat 17-Sep-11 00:00:15

Double check your listing (in My Ebay) and make sure you haven't made any spelling mistakes. Easily done - I should know after accidentally listing some Very Hungry Catepillar stuff the other night hmm.

Knackeredmother Sun 18-Sep-11 17:12:08

Ok, my title is 'genuine Ralph Lauren boys polo shirt. 12-18m VGC 99p bargain!'
When I search 'boys Ralph lauren' it's not there!
Only an hour left and no one is going to see it! Similar items are going for around £10-15, mine is stuck at £3.
Help!!!!!!!!

whostolemyname Sun 18-Sep-11 17:23:01

If its blue i can see it.

Knackeredmother Sun 18-Sep-11 17:25:17

Yes it is! I'm scooterfootynutty! I wonder why it doesn't come up in my search?
Thanks for looking for me.

chirpchirp Sun 18-Sep-11 17:30:15

Yeah, I can see it too, it's there, you never know a last minute bidding flurry might be on the cards.

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