Mashable Offers Readers Some Perplexing Shoppable Images in New Partnership With eBay

A number hail from free stock photo sites, but why?

While the products may meet Mashable's "rigorous standards for awesomeness," the stock images, by definition, don't. Mashable

Following the likes of Instagram, Pinterest and PopSugar, media and entertainment company Mashable is embracing shoppable content. The site teamed up with online marketplace eBay to tag images in a pilot meant to explore what compels readers to click and buy.

@lisalacy Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor.