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A quick look at QuiBids’ upcoming charitable initiatives

Mar, 14th 2013 in Charity, News, QuiBids Employees by Matt Carney

Our corporate home’s in Oklahoma City and ever since QuiBids’ 2009 inception we’ve done what we can to ensure that we keep that connection to our hometown strong by investing in non-profit and charitable work around the city. Sometimes that’s meant partnering with larger initiatives via corporate sponsorship (this, we’ve learned, sometimes means you gotta put on a coat and tie) and others it’s just been contributing to specific campaigns doing good work around Oklahoma City.



Check out these four awesome new badges!

Mar, 12th 2013 in News, Tips & Strategy by Matt Carney

Updated: These Badges were relaunched on these dates:
5,000 Bids Placed Badge: April 4, 2013
10,000 Bids Placed Badge: April 15, 2013
25,000 Bids Placed Badge: April 29, 2013

 

5kbidbadge      25kbidbadge

So not too long back there we hosted a live chat for customers to share their opinions and concerns with QuiBids’ chief financial officer Jeff Geurts —one of our first four employees— directly. In addition to a lot of pointed, thoughtful questions about QuiBids’ long-term goals and strategies behind specific functions of our site, we heard some excellent suggestions and recommendations from customers, several of which we’re pushing through to our developers to start building into the site right now.



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QuiBidder of the Week – Karen C.

Mar, 11th 2013 in Testimonials by Blake Brown

Happy Monday, QuiBidders! We’d like to share a brand new QuiBidder of the Week with you. Her name is Karen and she has been bidding on QuiBids for about a month.



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17 wins QuiBidders are clearly stoked about!

Mar, 8th 2013 in Products, Testimonials by Matt Carney

If there’s one thing we’ve learned since opening QuiBids for business in 2009, it’s that people love bargains. And I don’t mean that in the casual “Oh man I love these tacos”-sort of way. I’m talking full-on, jump-up-and-down, shout so loud when you when an auction that your neighbors check to make sure you’re OK love winning bargains on QuiBids.

Now we love when our customers win but we love it even more when they tell us what they won! Check out all these people who were clearly stoked by their big QuiBids wins!



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QuiBids returns to SXSW!

Mar, 7th 2013 in Events, News, QuiBids Employees by Matt Carney

So next week more than 300,000 (no seriously, more than 300,000) people will descend upon Austin, Texas for South By Southwest’s annual three-part interactive, film, and music festival. And we’re excited to announce that we’ll be two of those people!



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15 TVs won for 10 bids or less on QuiBids

Mar, 6th 2013 in Products by Matt Carney

Have you browsed QuiBids’ selection of TVs?

We’ve got everything from old-school three-and-a-half-inch tuner/receivers that you can take camping with you on up to the totally enormous 46-inch weatherproof LCDs by CiiL Technologies. We promise that somewhere between those two extremes lies a happy medium that’s just perfect for you.

So why don’t you have a browse through these particular auction wins that probably had our customers jumping up and down in front of their computer screens. Every single win here came with single-digit bids which is a much more commonplace occurrence on QuiBids than you’d expect!



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QuiBidder of the Week – Debbie L.

Mar, 4th 2013 in Testimonials by Blake Brown

Join us in giving a big thumbs up to the newest QuiBidder of the Week, Debbie L.! Debbie has been bidding on QuiBids for about a year and has already perfected her bidding strategy enough to score some truly great wins! Continue reading to learn more about Debbie’s experiences with QuiBids. Go here to tell us your QuiBids Story and you could win a $50 gift card of your choice too!



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The 10 best deals on QuiBids in February

Mar, 1st 2013 in Products by Matt Carney

50% off? Weak. 75% off? That’s for pansies. 95% off? Now we’re talking.

Every month customers walk away with some crazy, crazy deals here on QuiBids, sometimes in the neighborhood of 99% off. It happens, we promise — and more often than you’d think. So we take to celebrating the biggest, most incredible each month even though realistically we could probably show off wins this big every week.

So here are our best deals from February — Check ‘em out!



QuiBids opens QuiBids Store to Canada

Mar, 1st 2013 in Press Releases by Matt Carney

Oklahoma City, OK — February 28, 2013 — QuiBids.com, the world’s leading entertainment retail auction, introduces the QuiBids Store in the Canadian market.  QuiBids Store made its debut last November in the United States and has since expanded its services.

“We’re ecstatic to offer the QuiBids Store in the Canadian market,” said Kerry Morris, QuiBids’ Vice President of Business Development and Merchandising. “We knew launching the Store would put us on a more competitive field with retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and eBay.  However, we’ve kept a unique aspect to our traditional e-commerce side that still separates us from the rest.”



QuiBids Store is now available in Canada!

Feb, 28th 2013 in News by Matt Carney

Stop whatever it is that you’re doing because we’ve got an important announcement:

So in addition to learning that QuiBids Store is now available to customers in Canada you also got see why I stick to writing instead of appearing on-camera. Double-whammy!

And while my exclamation’s a little cheesy, the QuiBids’ team’s collective excitement is genuine. We’re pumped to open up the Store’s digital doors to our patient QuiBids Canada customers so that they can enjoy QuiBids in all its fully grown glory. For an exhaustive look at QuiBids Store, check out this blog post from back when QuiBids Store made its debut in the U.S. For some more advanced strategy on ideas for how to shop smarter with QuiBids be sure to check out the post How QuiBids Store and auctions complement each other too.

The main thing you need to know about QuiBids Store is that you can get totally free Voucher Bids just for purchasing products at the QuiBids Buy Now price! Cool, huh?

And hey QuiBids Canada — if you have any questions about how to use the Store please contact Customer Support and they’ll be happy to walk you through it!