Some merchants contacted me directly in the last 4 weeks and said: "my sales dropped, what has happened to my top Google rankings with tradebit?"
Well, i guess that your sales dropped after the google update on the 26th of April?
Here is a video of Matt Cutts, explaining the MayDay update.
The summary relevant for tradebit is:
Google is filtering out "low quality" pages. I guess what happened to the detail pages of the merchants, who complain is:
Pages like that:
is filtered to lower rankings because if you take a longer sentence of that page and search for it on Google:
you see that at least 39 OTHER sites have the exact same text on their pages.
So the only way out of it is to change the descriptions so far that Google does not
put you in the same spot with the bazillion other people using the same text in the
Copy + paste of text for descriptions is lowering your sales!
It is not the first time I talk about that here and people are still lazy enough to ignore it :-/