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Seller Special—List for less and save big

Seller Special! Sept 26 - Oct 11
List Auction-style for less—33% off

  • List as many items as you want
  • Your first 5 are still FREE
  • Reach millions of buyers

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    What is it?
    Starting on Saturday, September 26, 2009, sellers who list Auction-style item(s), and have a 12 month Detailed Seller Rating of 4.5 or higher on all criteria, will receive 33% off the standard 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 Seller Dashboard within My eBay. For more information on DSRs, click here.

    When is it?
    This promotion starts on Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 00:00:01 PT (12:00 AM plus one second on Saturday, September 26, 2009) and will end on Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 23:59:59 PT (11:59 PM plus 59 seconds). For listings on, the promotion will begin at 12:00 AM plus one second on Saturday, September 26, 2009 ET and end on Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 11:59 PM plus 59 seconds ET.

    What are the fees?
    Sellers will receive 33% off standard Insertion Fees for Auction-style listings on, (Parts and Accessories only) and eBay Canada as reflected in the fee table below. All listing durations are eligible. When listing an item with a 10-day duration, the standard $0.40 fee for this extended duration will apply. Listings created prior to September 26, 2009 and scheduled to start during the promotional period, Saturday, September 26, 2009 through Sunday, October 11, 2009, will be eligible to receive the promotional rate.

    How does this promotion work with the 5 Free Insertion Fees available every 30 days?
    When listing items using the Sell Your Item form, the promotional rate applies after you have used your 5 free Insertion Fees providing you with additional savings when you list more items. If you list your items using eBay tools or third-party listing tools, the 33% off promotional rate applies to all listings during the promotion period.

    Please note: For sellers listing with any tool other than the latest version of the Sell Your Item form (SYI 3.0), the promotional price will not be shown during the listing process. Instead, the discount will be reflected in the "View Account Status" section in My eBay, as well as in your next invoice.

    Auction-style Fees Insertion Fee Discount
    $0.01 - $0.99 $0.15 / $0.10** 33% off
    $1.00 - $9.99 $0.35/ $0.25**
    $10.00 - $24.99 $0.55 / $0/35**
    $25.00 - $49.99 $1.00
    $50.00 - $199.99 $2.00
    $200.00 - $499.99 $3.00
    $500.00 and up $4.00
    **Insertion fee specific to media categories and related subcategories: Books, Music, DVDs & Movies, and Video Games (excluding Video Game Systems)

    All other fees (Final Value Fees and all other optional listing upgrade fees*) will still be charged. Insertion Fees for Fixed Price listings will not be affected.

    What is excluded?
    This promotion applies to listings in the Auction-style format only. All other listing formats are excluded. eBay Motors Passenger Vehicles, Motorcycles, Power Sports, Boats, Other Vehicles, Motors Local Market, International, Live Auction, Professional Services, Real Estate, Ad Format and Store Inventory listings are excluded. The following business and industrial categories are excluded from this Insertion Fee Sale: tractors and 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 September 26, 2009—including those listings revised during the promotional period. The promotional rate also does not apply to listings created September 26, 2009 and scheduled to start after the promotion ends.

    How do I get the Promotion price?
    You can list Auction-style items through the Sell Your Item Form, eBay Seller Tools, and most third-party tools.

    *Listing upgrade fees for features such as: Bold, Buy It Now, Subtitle, Reserve fee