Online Auction Websites - Where did they come from?

We spend some time investigating the how online auction businesses work.

Brief History of Online Auctions
It all started with eBay in the USA

Why is TradeMe is Number 1 in NZ?
Article discussing how TradeMe got to the top in NZ

Other Online Auctions Sites - NZ
There are a lot of TradeMe contenders, we give links to several operating in NZ

Other Online Auction Sites - International
Online Auctions are big all around the world. We look at a few of the major sites.