How To Find And Buy Collectables
you a collector? It doesn't matter what you collect, you can
find some great pieces and great information on the internet,
if you know where to look.
you collect antiques, you will find a whole new world on the
only will you find information about your collectibles, you
can find people with similar interests and can enjoy chatting
about your hobby.
to your favorite search engine. For those of you that are
'fresh' newbies, here is a list of some of the popular search
a word in the search box. For this example, we will use antiques.
Click 'Search' or 'Go'. You can even hit 'enter' on your keyboard.
search engine searches for sites that pertain to antiques
and gives you a long list of sites to choose from.
will also find a brief description of each site. To visit
the site, click on the name of the site. To return to the
list, hit the 'back' button on your browser.
http://www.icollectorlive.com , you will find live auctions
for all kinds of collector items (ie--dolls, toys, trains,
you want information about a specific artist, type the name
of the artist in the search box, with quotation marks around
it. For example, let's say you are interested in pottery by
Clarice Cliff. Type in "Clarice Cliff". The search
engine will search for the 2 words as a phrase and show only
sites that match it.
site: http://www.claricecliff.com offers useful information
and has a forum for chat and disscussion.
will find an 'Antique & collectable Info Exchange Bulletin
Scroll down to the bottom and click on the link. You are not
allowed to post things you have for sale or things you are
looking for. It is just for discussing and exchanging information
about antiques and collectables.
sure to follow the rules of any forum or discussion group
you go to. If you don't, you might not be allowed to participate.
engines have their own way of allowing you to narrow or broaden
your search information. Look for special help sections on
the search engine's home page. They will teach you how to
your new collectables!
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