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Find Similar Items

Quickly list auctions similar to the one you’re looking at with a simple JavaScript tool.

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 seek out other auctions for similar items, either to compare prices or perhaps to find something better. Typically, this involves 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.

Create a new button on your browser’s Links bar (see the “Customizing the Links Bar” sidebar for details) and type the following JavaScript code, all on one line, into the new link:


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