eBay Noticeably Absent from New Google Product Search Marketplace Program

Google announced the launch of its Product Search Marketplace Partner program and named its inaugural partner-marketplaces, but the big three are not whom observers might have expected. Google welcomed eBid, eCrater and Etsy into the program. (3 hours ago)

Google to Cancel Marketplace Sellers’ Google Base Accounts

Google Base is retiring the accounts of individual sellers who list on marketplaces in order to eliminate duplicate feeds. Instead, it has introduced multi-client accounts for aggregators and marketplaces to manage feeds for multiple sellers under a single account. (2 mins ago)