Category Archives for "Technology"

Sep 02

Amazon Super URLs Exposed

By Brandon Checketts | Amazon , Technology

With our recommendation that sellers stop using Amazon Super URLs last week, we’ve had a lot of questions from people about what they are, and our reasoning for believing that they are a manipulation of Amazon’s system. Specifically, we believe that Super URLs are an attempt to manipulate Amazon’s search algorithm. We explain some of […]

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Jun 14

MWS Auth Tokens Explained

By Brandon Checketts | Amazon , Technology

There has recently been a bit of discussion about a new “Auth Token” requirement for the Marketplace Web Services (MWS) API that third-party merchants like Seller Labs uses to communicate with Amazon Sellers’ accounts. The MWS API is how our system learns about the orders that have been placed for an Amazon Seller’s account, and […]

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