eBay Delays Some 2020 Spring Seller Policy Changes

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eBay released an update to sellers that it was delaying some requirements from the Spring Seller Update that were supposed to go into effect on June 1 until July 20. Why the company waited until now to make this announcement when the original effective dates were almost 4 weeks ago is a bit of mystery […]

eBay Releases The 2020 Spring Seller Update

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eBay released today the 2020 Spring Seller update. Here are the key points of the update (U.S. Version), along with a few notes on what it may mean for sellers. Listing Updates New category changes – Primarily, this will impact Business & Industrial, Watches, Home & Garden, and Sporting Goods categories. New item specifics features […]

eBay Has Published The 2019 Fall Seller Update

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eBay has published the 2019 Fall seller update for US marketplace sellers. Here are the highlights: Marketplace Updates – This section includes new managed payments features and what is coming for managed payments in the future, easier way to refund buyers, new seller protections, and details about multi-user accounts. Inventory Optimization – This includes category […]

eBay UK Publishes Autumn 2019 Business Seller Update

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eBay UK has released the promised autumn business seller update for 2019. The changes include: Enhances growth tools that also includes 30% off Final value fees with new Seller Hub Promotion Increased seller protection New item specifics requirements New shopping experience for UK buyers with image search and visual shopping on the eBay app A […]

eBay to release fall seller update on Wednesday September 4

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For the first time, eBay is sharing with its sellers when it will release the next eBay seller update. “Many eBay sellers have shared that you would like a heads-up when the next Seller Update is coming so you can prepare. The 2019 Fall Seller Update will launch on Wednesday, September 4, so please set […]

eBay Releases 2019 “Early” Seller Update

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eBay Releases an “2019 Early Seller Update” for US eBay sellers. The company announced it also will issue a “regular” Seller Update in late April. Here are the key items this seller update covers: Send offers to buyers with new feature Edit active listings directly in Seller Hub Download the Orders Report directly in Seller […]

eBay Releases 2018 Fall Seller Updates

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eBay Released their US Seller Updates: Here are some highlights: Customer Service Phone Numbers Sometimes buyers have questions about items they would like to purchase on eBay. While buyers and sellers aren’t allowed to share or request direct contact information prior to completing a sale for the purpose of making offers to buy or sell […]

eBay UK Releases Summer 2018 Business Seller Update

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eBay UK released the 2018 Summer Seller Update. For the most part, it’s just an update to the Spring seller update. So, let’s look at what was released: Extending The Requirement to Categories In the Spring 2018 business seller update, eBay announced the trial of a new Shop by Product experience. This includes sellers matching […]

eBay 2018 Spring Seller Update for U.S. Sellers

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As is typical for eBay, just a few hours after launching the UK and European seller updates, the company released the eBay.com or U.S. Spring Seller Update. Here are the highlights for U.S. eBay Sellers: Inventory Optimization Listing using the eBay catalog will be required for select products in the eBay catalog in order to […]

eBay Releases Fall 2017 Seller Update

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Today eBay released seller updates around the globe. We already covered the UK update here. This one is specific to eBay.com (U.S. site). As was mentioned during several keynote presentations at eBay Open 2017, eBay is minimizing the impact of these updates. Previously, eBay would often introduce platform changes in the spring, summer, and fall […]