Policy Updates Fall 2017 – Detailed Explanation

Remove contact info and links that take buyers off eBay Earlier this summer, eBay announced that sellers will no longer be allowed to include contact information, such as email, phone numbers, and social media links in item descriptions, titles, and other eBay pages. They also announced that links directing customers to sites other than eBay are only permitted from approved domains and for product videos (reviews, product demonstration, or installation), freight shipping services, and legally-required…

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Introducing the eBay Buy Box (eBay Product Pages)

Let’s cut to the chase – the “new” eBay Buy Box – or the old Amazon digital catalog structure. This is the cutting edge new idea that will revolutionize the eBay Product Pages, in order to deal with the duplicate listings. The BILLIONS of same items that we see every day on eBay – Wayfarer sunglasses with different name and many more products and sellers that only differentiate themselves with one thing – pricing. And…

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Listing Visibility Fall 2017 – Detailed Explanation

  Improve your listing’s exposure with eBay Guaranteed Delivery eBay Guaranteed Delivery will offer buyers delivery times they can count on. Plus, it will provide greater visibility for your items because buyers will be able to filter items by delivery dates in their searches. eBay Guaranteed Delivery will be available to all buyers in Fall 2017. Delivery speed is important to buyers. They want to know with certainty when the items they purchase on eBay…

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The latest eBay rules that may affect your business – Fall 2017

eBay announced its Fall 2017 Seller Update about a month ago, and there is plenty of news for sellers to absorb. eBay is making several major policy changes, including changes to Returns. eBay sellers will have to edit their listings to comply with new requirements, from product identifier requirements for Refurbs and Used goods, to a ban on watermarks in images. We will keep following all upcoming news on the blog, where you can leave…

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Auto-messaging system for eBay – next level customer support

We all know that communication with your customer is of a big importance and often separates the good eBay stores with constantly returning happy customers from the average ones. Maintaining high percentage of positive feedbacks means your customer service should be outstanding and that takes a lot of time. It is still not possible to fully automate the whole process and exclude human intervention, but there is a lot that can be done. With Trackerbot,…

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Promoted listings: A practical guide for ebay dropshippers

Do you often find good hot items you want to sell but there are tens or hundreds of sellers offering the same one? Dropshipping is becoming more and more popular which leads to an over saturated market, I am sure you have already noticed. You are often competing with too many sellers and too slim profits and since 90%+ of the listings for particular item look the same to the buyers, it is mostly the…

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Fast & easy eBay profit calculator for dropshippers

Check your net profit in a few clicks for any item you are selling or you are about to sell!  The profit calculator is in excel so you can edit every field, if needed. Here is a brief explanation of it: Ebay fee (%) – Your final value fee in percentage is 10% by default and 9% if you have a store subscription(it varies on some Ebay categories). If you are located outside of the US…

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3 important changes affecting your eBay dropshipping business in 2017

You have probably noticed that the eBay marketplace is going through some changes constantly and this year makes no difference. The 2017 seller updates will affect all dropshippers(in more of a bad way, to be honest) so staying up to date with the innovations is a must. Let’s go through some of the most important ones. Change to final value fees The final value fees for Store subscriptions in some categories will increase by 0.15%,…

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EBAY DROPSHIPPING: 3 things that will ruin your eBay seller account (5min read)

There are quite a few things that may (and sometimes will) go wrong in your eBay dropshipping business. Being prepared on how to react and handle them is crucial for your seller performance and account health. Today we will cover 3 of the most important things you have to keep an eye on, literally every day! Listing items you are not allowed to sell The Verified Rights Owner (VeRO) program of eBay allows the owners…

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EBAY DROPSHIPPING: 3 ways to lower your fees and increase profit!

What if I tell you that you can earn much more without necessarily making more sales? The key is not in the number of sales you make per month but the profit you keep after fees and taxes. Both eBay and Paypal charge fees to every seller depending on a few criteria we will cover. Apply the following steps and you will increase your profit, starting today! Reduce eBay selling fees – upgrade to an…

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