If you’ve been a seller on eBay for some years, you would have experienced eBay’s notoriety in protecting their buyers, often at the expenses of the sellers. Not only that, policies and algorithms changes in eBay has always been kept secret and it’s always up to the sellers to figure out before their sales vanish into oblivion.

So, it’s nice to know that eBay is not all that invincible after all:
http://www.businessinsider.my/google-search-algorithm-update-panda-40-hurts-ebay-2014-5/

Things really hasn’t been going very smoothly at eBay recently:
eBay Wants You To Change Your Password After Huge Hack