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Date: 07/25/06 02:09 AM

34 Responses to Typo Hound

  1. Profile photo of guysmy
    guysmy Male 18-29
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    July 24, 2006 at 9:48 pm
    Link: Typo Hound - Find eBay listings with a typo in the title to save money.
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    kenthegod Male 13-17
    379 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 2:15 am
    im always looking for to save cheap!
  3. Profile photo of elroy72
    elroy72 Male 18-29
    194 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 2:21 am
    ha that`s awesome i`ll be sure to use this the next time i buy something on ebay
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    martin8me Male 13-17
    32 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 2:28 am
    This can be rendered useful...time to take over the planet!
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    metter Male 13-17
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    July 25, 2006 at 2:58 am
    there was one of theese posted lie last wek

    search fat fingers in the iab search ingine!

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    metter Male 13-17
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    July 25, 2006 at 3:04 am
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    JonIncognito Male 18-29
    35 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 3:25 am
    Watch out though, this site routes you through pop-up links.
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    FudgeSundae Female 18-29
    101 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 3:38 am
    The `typo-ed` auctions that you find may not be typos after all, they could be `fake` brand names! Like, Sonny instead of Sony, and some unsuspecting customer will just buy thinking it`s an original Sony with a typo.

    Just saying.

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    lolakitty72 Female 30-39
    1972 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 3:59 am
    What do you mean Sorny, Mowvado & Pandasonic aren`t brand names?
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    thechacken Male 13-17
    246 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 6:05 am
    i got some really good cheap stuff using typos. even though i was the one that accidentally made a typo
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    videogamer Male 18-29
    3016 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 6:05 am

    Anyway, I got a `page could not be displayed screen.` I guess I`ll have to go back to not using EBay at all whatsoever.

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    wauwa1983x Female 18-29
    811 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 8:28 am
    Hummm, good idea.
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    spocksbeard Male 18-29
    55 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 8:43 am
    Good idea but it never worked for me. I typed in my search and then it didn`t give me any results, just a picture of a dog that I couldn`t click.
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    ryan14 Male 13-17
    2057 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 9:05 am
    cool v good idea
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    made-in-hull Male 18-29
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    July 25, 2006 at 9:11 am
    most of the time it searched actual thingsthat were typos of one thing!! alright if i stumbled upoun waitimg game
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    conisking Male 13-17
    70 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 9:38 am
    that rocks!its goin in my favourites :)
  17. Profile photo of beatlefaerie
    beatlefaerie Female 18-29
    294 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 11:22 am
    It`s a smart idea.
    But I thought it was going to be a service that pays you for finding typos in the eBay listings. My mom`s an editor, and I got the genes from her, so I thought I had just found my fortune.
    Wow. I`m really disappointed.
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    dull_moore Female 13-17
    228 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 11:56 am
    But... I searched Led Zeppelin and it came up with 78 results and I clicked on the link and the page couldn`t be found. :(
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    HairyEyeball Male 13-17
    451 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 12:11 pm
    ya there are a lot of fakes like what fudgesundae said
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    smelzbelz Female 13-17
    81 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 12:27 pm
    just do it manually- its easier. My dad sometimes does that, and you can get some bargains.
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    superbutts Male 13-17
    95 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 12:59 pm
    good idea
  22. Profile photo of MissyRee
    MissyRee Female 18-29
    873 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 1:15 pm
    Iv already tried tht on Ebay ages ago, it does actually work.
  23. Profile photo of sean9812
    sean9812 Male 13-17
    73 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 3:10 pm
    Thats a great idea... going to have to use it sometime
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    Trizz Male 18-29
    1383 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 4:10 pm
    well, there are sometimes still good listings without typos, but i like the idea.
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    LBlues Male 18-29
    713 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 4:43 pm
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    benjbenj Male 30-39
    916 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 5:05 pm
    I wonder whether `mispelt` is a typo for `misspelt` or just stupidity.
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    kable Male 13-17
    140 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 5:34 pm
    DAMMIT! Now the whole WORLD knows my secret..
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    Dougg Male 13-17
    143 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 9:35 pm
    I`ve gotta say...that`s pretty not unimpressive.
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    LyssaRoxSox Female 18-29
    70 posts
    July 25, 2006 at 11:33 pm
    thats a pretty cool idea. but i`m with you beatlefaerie, i thought i was gonna get paid to find typos... haha
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    dreddloxx Male 70 & Over
    287 posts
    July 26, 2006 at 2:15 pm
    Only problem with sites like this is that when you go and look for a mis-spelt item thinking that your going to get that exclusive iPod for 99p,you find that several hundred other people have looked at the same site as you and the item is now at £150...
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    night_watch Male 18-29
    208 posts
    July 26, 2006 at 3:33 pm
    I`m going to have to find some `Toshia` products and sell them on ebay. Then, when people buy it, thinking it`s a Toshiba, I can say, "Nope, says `Toshia` right there... SUCKER!"... heheheh.
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    dreddloxx Male 70 & Over
    287 posts
    July 26, 2006 at 3:52 pm
    That`s a brilliant idea,night watch! We could market crappy Sanyo items to dyslexics and sell `em as Sony...HAHAHA!
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    Igmo Male 18-29
    1263 posts
    August 1, 2006 at 10:45 pm
    ahahaha! Yes! Perfect! so useful! only one problem though.... Think about the millions of people tht use and other websites with that link. So much for saving money no that ya think of it.
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    salamandra Male 13-17
    49 posts
    March 10, 2007 at 11:32 am
    *searches for pps3 and gets rich*

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