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Seller special: 1¢ listing fees

Start it low and listing fees are just a penny.
List any item for just a penny when you:
  • List it auction-style starting at 99¢ or less, and
  • Specify your shipping costs
  • Detailed Seller Rating requirement applies
March 25-March 31

What is it?

From March 25 through March 31, sellers who list Auction-style item(s) with a starting price between $0.01 and $0.99, have Shipping charges specified and have a Detailed Seller Rating of 4.5 or higher on all criteria, will pay a 1¢ Insertion Fee per item listed. New sellers who don’t yet have DSR ratings are also eligible. DSR rating criteria for this promotion will be based on the previous 12 months. To see your DSR ratings, go to your Feedback Profile within My eBay. For more information on DSRs, click here.Please refer to "What's Excluded?" for more details.

When is it?

This promotion starts at midnight Pacific Time on Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at 00:00:01 PT (12:00 AM plus one second on Tuesday, March 25, 2008) and ends on Monday, March 31 at 23:59:59 PT (11:59 PM plus 59 seconds).

What are the fees?

Insertion fees for Auction-style listings will be discounted on the U.S. site as reflected in the fee table below. Listings created prior to March 25, 2008 which are scheduled to start during the promotional period March 25 - 31, 2008 will be eligible to receive the promotional rate

Note: If you're listing with the latest version of the Sell Your Item form (SYI 3.0), you'll see the promotional price during the listing process. If you're using something else, you'll see it in the "View Account Status" section in My eBay and on your next invoice instead.

Starting Price Regular Insertion Fee Price Regular Media Insertion Fee Price Promotional Sale Price
$0.01 - $0.99 $0.15 $0.10
* All other fees (Final Value Fees and all other optional listing upgrade fees*) will still be charged.

What is excluded?

You are not eligible for the promotional rate if your DSR rating is 4.4 or lower. (Sellers with 0 DSRs are still eligible). This promotion also does not apply to the following listing types: All Fixed Price listings, Auction-style listings with a start price over $0.99, Auction-style listings that do not have Shipping charges specified, eBay Motors listings including Parts & Accessories, Passenger Vehicles, Motorcycles, Power Sports, Other Vehicles, Motors Local Market, International, Live Auction, Professional Services, Real Estate, Classified Ads (Ad Format) and Store Inventory listings.

The following business and industrial categories are excluded from the Insertion Fee Sale: tractors & farm machinery (91952), heavy equipment (25249), concession trailers, carts (67145), imaging and aesthetics equipment (92035), forklifts and other lifts (97185), manufacturing equipment (92080), metalworking equipment (92082) and commercial printing presses (26247)

The promotional rate does not apply to listings with a start date prior to March 25, 2008-including those listings revised during the promotional period. The promotional rate also does not apply to listings created March 25 - March 31, 2008 and scheduled to start after the promotion ends.

How do I get the Promotion price?

You can list Auction-style items through Sell Your Item Form, eBay Seller Tools, and most third-party tools.

*Optional Listing Upgrade Fees: Border, Bold, Buy It Now, Featured Plus!, Highlight, Home Page Featured, Gallery Plus, Gallery Featured, Gift Services, Reserve listing fee, Listing Designer, Picture Services, Subtitle, Supersize Picture and extended duration surcharges.