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2015 Spring seller update

Bringing more visibility and value to your listings

  • Fee updates for greater selling success
  • Greater item visibility with product identifiers
  • Updates to categories and item specifics

Fee Updates to Encourage Greater Selling Success

eBay is updating fees and amending some listing features to encourage sellers to use the most effective listing format and durations

  • Unlimited insertion fee credits for auction sales†
  • Updates to monthly allocations, insertion fees
  • Additional fee changes, including reductions

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Increase visibility for your items with product identifiers

To gain more exposure for your items, include product identifiers like a manufacturer part number when you list. Starting later this year, all new listings of branded items in new condition will be required to include certain product identifiers in select categories.

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Category changes

Category, item specifics, and catalogue updates will be released this spring to provide a more intuitive buying, selling, and search experience. Check to see if your category is affected and make any necessary updates.

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A message from Jordan Sweetnam

VP of Seller Experience at eBay

As an eBay seller, your voice matters. I’m committed to making sure your voice is heard in the organization—and that you get what you need to sell successfully on eBay.

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eBay Radio

Tune in to a special Seller Update live broadcast of eBay Radio, Tuesday March 17, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PDT, to hear Griff discuss these changes and get your questions answered by eBay experts.

Discussion boards

Join a special Community board and discuss these changes with eBay staff and other sellers.