Category Changes: Everything Else

September 2012

Please check the table below to see if the categories you sell in are changing. If we are making a change to your category, please make sure your current listings are updated with all relevant Item Specifics. In some cases, listings will be moved into a new category according to the Item Specifics you have selected. In other cases, fees and Item Specifics (including Condition) may be different in your listing's new category. After the changes are live, please review your listings again.


  • Education & Learning: moving all child-oriented categories (Pre-K through High School) into Home & Garden.

For a comprehensive look at all category changes in Everything Else, please review the table below.

Change TypeExplanation
New category added
CombineTwo categories merged into one
RenameCategory renamed
MoveCategory moved within structure
Move & RenameCategory moved & renamed

Cat NameCat IDComment
+Business & Industrial12576 
+Cameras & Photo625 
+Cell Phones & Accessories15032 
+Clothing, Shoes & Accessories11450 
+Coins & Paper Money11116 
+Computers/Tablets & Networking58058 
+Consumer Electronics293 
+Dolls & Bears237 
+DVDs & Movies11232 
+Entertainment Memorabilia45100 
+Gift Cards & Coupons172008 
+Health & Beauty26395 
+Home & Garden11700 
+Jewelry & Watches281 
+Musical Instruments & Gear619 
+Pet Supplies1281 
+Pottery & Glass870 
+Real Estate10542 
+Specialty Services316 
+Sporting Goods382 
+Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop64482 
+Toys & Hobbies220 
+Video Games & Consoles1249 
-Everything Else99 
 +Adult Only319 
  Advertising Opportunities102333Discontinued Category
 -Career Development & Education3143Moved from [Educational Materials-16706] Renamed from [Adult & Career Education]
   Arts16707Combined into [Other-3144]
  -Business102324Combined into [Career Development & Education-3143]
    Other3148Combined into [Other-3144]
   Certification & Licenses16708Renamed from [Certification, Licenses]
   Computer & Technical21255Renamed from [Computer, Technical]
   Direct Selling102325Moved from [Business-102324]
   Entrepreneurship102326Moved from [Business-102324]
   Healthcare, Nursing4256Relocated within Parent
   Marketing102327Moved from [Business-102324]
   Real Estate102328Moved from [Business-102324]
  eBay User Tools20924 
 +Funeral & Cemetery88739 
 +Information Products102480 
  Memberships16709Discontinued Category
  +Crystal Healing102493 
  +Feng Shui102502 
  -Psychic, Paranormal102513 
    Ouija Boards102515 
    Readings102516Discontinued Category
    Spells, Potions102517Discontinued Category
    Cards Decks102521 
    Readings102522Discontinued Category
    Sets, Kits102523 
    Single Cards116108 
 +Personal Development102329Moved from [Career Development & Education-3143]
 +Personal Security102535 
 +Religious Products & Supplies102545 
 +Reward Pts, Incentive Progs102553 
 +Weird Stuff1466 
 +Test Auctions14112 


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