What is eBay? - An American E-Commerce Platform


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1. What is eBay?

eBay is an American e-commerce platform which caters global users to purchase a product or to auction a product by individual. Currently eBay is used almost all the countries in the world to purchase something or to sell something online.

2. History

eBay is founded by Pierre Omidyar who is a french born Iranian American in 3rd September 1995 as a auction website. Individuals and businesses were able to list down the items which they need to auction.

Features of eBay has been got enhanced where individuals and businesses can list products and sell products online and buy products online and many more.

eBay is publicly traded on NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the code of EBAY and currently headquartered in San Jose, California, USA.