Author Archives: Andrew Ford

Release Notes 2-7-2021

This release improves the user experience when searching and saving items. Specifically, we improved the way images are uploaded and stored, making it much easier for users to save items. This release also includes several bug fixes.

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Release Notes 1-20-2021

This is a minor release that contains a few critical bugs, and some minor changes to the frontend UI.

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Release Notes 1-11-2021

We fixed a bunch of bugs in this release that were causing errors, or causing frustration with our users. Besides bugs, we also made enhancements to the frontend UI, and enhancements on the backend to improve performance.

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Release Notes 12-19-2020

Updates to the search results page.

This release focused on improving the search results page. We optimized things to make the page load faster… by a lot! In addition, we added Marvin to the top of the search results page. He’ll give you helpful info and … Continue reading

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Release Notes 10-6-2020

Upgrades to the backend to make searching values faster

This release was all about speed. We made big changes behind the scenes to provide users with better service. Users will notice a big increase in page load times… and we’re able to handle large numbers of concurrent users without … Continue reading

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How to Look Up the Value of…

Search tips for looking up value of collectibles

Using Mavin to look up the value of your collectibles is easy… once you get the hang of it! If you’re new to Mavin, it may take a little trial and error before you get the hang of it. Each … Continue reading

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Release Notes 9-20-2020

Update to make item values more accurate and other bug fixes

We fixed some high priority bugs that were driving people nuts! We also did some follow-up work on the big release from last week, like optimizing and making things faster for users. We also killed some really big bugs that … Continue reading

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Release Notes 9-14-2020

Update for selling items, messaging, member listings, etc.

There are a ton of cool new features in this release… features we’ve been holding onto for the last 6 months… features users have been asking for nonstop! The highlights… a messaging system, you can now send messages to other … Continue reading

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How to Sell your Collection on eBay

Table full of stamps, coins, sports cards, and other collectibles that I want to sell on Ebay.

This article will guide you through the process of selling your collection on eBay. It’s full of tips that will save you time, money, and heartache! We’ll cover how to sell an item on eBay from start to finish… from … Continue reading

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Mavin Updates Database, Improves Service

Back in August we released MAJOR changes to our database and backend systems with the intended purpose of speeding up and improving search… giving you faster, more accurate price estimates. You’ll notice that searches take less than a second… we’re … Continue reading

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