I’m always excited to discover something new while searching on eBay, but I’ve been around long enough to know that there’s virtually no such thing as “one of a kind.”
When you’ve found an item you’re interested in, it’s often helpful to look for other auctions for similar items, either to compare prices or perhaps to find something better. Typically, this requires opening a search box and typing the name of the item for which to search. Here’s a quick hack that will eliminate these steps and list similar items with a single click.
the uppercase “O” in the
indexOf keyword. Note also the spaces around the
(' - '). You can name the new link anything
you like, such as “Find Similar.”
Then, open any auction page and click the new link, as shown in Figure 2-2. (Naturally, the hack won’t work on a non-auction page.) A new window will appear with search results matching the title of the auction you were just looking at, which, in theory, should contain at least one auction. At this point, you can modify ...