I hope you’re having an amazing 2017. Back in February, I posted about our 2017 plans to bring you more buyers and more sales—along with some new ways to make your selling easier and more profitable. As we’re mid-way through the year, I wanted to reach out again with an update on our progress.
As your partner at eBay, we aim to consolidate impactful changes that may require action on your part into seasonal seller updates so you have time to adapt—our spring and summer updates are examples.
At the same time, we are a company of continuous innovation, and we regularly evaluate new platform capabilities. These typically start with small-scale tests, and when we see positive results that benefit buyers and sellers, we want to bring these new features to the broader ecosystem right away.
Some recent examples:
A few things you may encounter that we’re currently testing:
We’ve also taken a few steps recently to benefit the marketplace:
Consider these performance-boosting adjustments:
Again, we hope you’re enjoying strong sales in 2017—we look forward to an excellent second half of the year!
Vice President Seller Experience
*34% conversion lift based on Q4 2016 data for sellers who went from a no-returns policy to 60-day free returns. Individual results may vary. eBay does not guarantee that each seller will experience the same lift.