You might want to tinker with your eBay shop as eBay have launched new shop features, including a shops tab in Seller Hub, inventory strips, a marketing banner and more, to help you get the most from your shop this season. Theses features were announced as coming in the latest eBay Seller Release.
eBay new Shop features
Those new features are noweBay new shop features live and ready to help you use your shop to tell your story, drive traffic, and showcase your inventory over the festive season. eBay shops now have:
- A dedicated shop tab in Seller Hub
Easily set up and manage your shop, and access all the latest shops features, from your one-stop-shop in Seller Hub.
- An About tab
Tell buyers who you are and what you do in your shop’s About tab.
- Store policies
Set expectations with your buyers around your shipping, return, and business policies.
- Inventory strips
Choose which items your buyers see first by adding up to 4 inventory strips, each with up to 6 items. Choose from topics such as “Featured items,” “Just in,” “Festive collection,” and more.
- Visual categories
Add up to 6 categories, each with its own custom image, in a visual “shop by category” section.
- Marketing banners
Grab buyers’ attention and highlight products, sales, or promotions with clickable marketing banners.
eBay have also upgraded the in-shop search experience. Your shop search will now show all of the same filters and search tools available on eBay’s general search, making your inventory easier to find when buyers are searching directly in your shop. If they search for your shops’ name, buyers may also be given a clue to complete their query.
Get started with new shop features
You’ll see more updates and enhancements to shops over the coming weeks and months, including the ability to add a video to your About tab telling buyers more about you and your business.
You can visit the Seller Hub shops tab to see what’s new and set up your shopfront and learn more about what your shop can do to help you grow your business.