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Become an eBay affiliate partner

Earn great commissions when your affiliate links bring a customer who completes a purchase on eBay

What Is the eBay Partner Network and How Does It Work?

The eBay Partner Network is eBay's affiliate program that helps you make money by promoting traffic to eBay. Any time your affiliate link brings a customer that completes a purchase within 24 hours, you'll earn a percentage of each sale.

"It is fast and easy to generate ePN links, and not only do I bring more customers to my eBay listings, but I get paid when customers buy items anywhere on eBay. I'd recommend ePN to anyone who sells regularly on eBay."

—Dennis Worden, Owner of Triple Play Sports

How It Works

You include links to eBay in your social media, website, blog, email, or newsletter.

You include links to eBay in your social media, website, blog, email, or newsletter.

You earn commissions any time a customer clicks your link and buys any item on eBay within 24 hours.

You earn commissions any time a customer clicks your link and buys any item on eBay within 24 hours.

You'll earn double commissions during the first 3 months.

You'll earn double commissions during the first 3 months.

Joining Is Free and Easy

Apply now

To get started, just fill out and submit your application.

We'll be in touch

Once we receive your application, a team member will follow up to answer any questions you may have.

Hands-on help

We'll provide you with phone support, how-to videos, and a monthly earnings report.

How Much Will I Get Paid?

The eBay Partner Network has some of the most generous affiliate earnings on the web. Earnings vary by the product category of the items sold, by the frequency of customers, and by program country as each local site has a slightly different payment structure due to local market conditions.

  When Purchase Made by Current eBay Buyer When Purchase Made by New or Reactivated eBay Buyer

Steady State Earnings (After 3 Months)

5% - 6%

9% - 14%

2 x Earnings Bonus (During First 3 Months)

9% - 13%

18% - 28%

Note: Percentages above are calculated as a percentage of the sale price paid by the buyer. For example, if a buyer purchases a $100 item, your typical, steady state commission would be between $5 and $6. Assumes seller fees equal 9% of sell price. Based on ePN pricing for US site www.eBay.com. Reactivated means a customer who buys after not having bought on eBay for 12 months.

How Do I Get Paid?

With the eBay Partner Network, getting paid is very straightforward. You get paid monthly around the 22nd of each month (on holidays, payments are processed on the next business day following the 22nd). We offer two methods of payment—direct deposit or PayPal, and both options are free.*

Have a Question?

Find your answers in our FAQ center.

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Terms & Conditions

Before you sign up to become an eBay Partner Network publisher, you will be asked to read and agree to our terms and conditions.

*Please note that no premier/business account or cross-border fees apply with PayPal.