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Listing tips overview

Whether you sell a little or a lot, we have a range of tools and options to help you create and manage your listings effectively while increasing your sales.

We're actively addressing reports that some sellers are charging unfair or unreasonable prices for certain items on eBay. We encourage our community to report any listings they suspect of unfair pricing to us. See our page on Reporting price gouging on eBay for more information and details on how to start a report.

Read our guides below for tips on creating your listing and generating interest in your items.

  1. Before creating your listing
  2. When creating your listing
  3. Optimizing and promoting your listings

Before creating your listing

Zero insertion fee listings

Discover how many zero insertion fee listings you receive each month. 


When creating your listing

Using the business tool

Learn about the business tool on eBay.

Item conditions by category

On the listing form, the item condition options can vary depending on the category that you list in. Find out how to choose the best one for your item.

Making your listings more secure

Learn how to make your listings more secure by using HTTPS.


Optimizing and promoting your listings

Optimizing your listings for Best Match

Get tips for achieving higher placement when a buyer uses a Best Match search.

Promoted listings

Find out how you can create and manage promoted listings, ads that eBay Store subscribers can purchase to give their listings more exposure on eBay.

Finding your listing

Learn how to locate your listing on eBay after you create it.

Page views

Discover how page view data can help boost your selling performance by giving you a better understanding of the traffic going to your listings.

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