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List your hot holiday gifts
October 9-15

Applies to these select categories:

  • Electronics

  • Computers & Networking

  • Cameras & Photo

  • Cell Phones & Smartphones

        Other terms apply. See below.
  • PDAs & Pocket PCs

  • Musical Instruments

  • Video Game Systems

    Who's eligible?
    From October 9 through October 15, 2010, sellers who list in the Fixed Price format in an eligible category, and have a 12-month detailed seller rating (DSR) of 4.5 or higher on all criteria, based on your Seller Dashboard, will pay just a 1¢ Insertion Fee per item listed. New sellers who don't yet have a DSR rating are also eligible. DSR rating criteria for this Promotion will be based on the previous 12 months. To see DSR ratings, sellers can go to their Seller Dashboard within My eBay. For more information on DSRs, click here. This Promotion applies to both eBay Store Sellers and Non-Store sellers.

    When is it?
    This promotion starts on Saturday, October 9, 2010, at 00:00:01 PT (12:00 AM plus one second on Saturday, October 9, 2010) and will end on Friday, October 15, 2010, at 23:59:59 PT (11:59 PM plus 59 seconds) (the "Promotional Period").

    Which categories are included?
  • Electronics
  • Computers & Networking
  • Cameras & Photo
  • Cell Phones & Smartphones (Within the Cell Phones & PDAs category)
  • PDAs & Pocket PCs (Within the Cell Phones & PDAs category)
  • Musical Instruments
  • Video Game Systems (Within the Video Games category)

    What are the fees?
    During the Promotional Period, Insertion Fees for listings in Fixed Price format will be 1¢ per item listed on the U.S. site, as reflected in the fee table below. Listings created prior to October 9, 2010, and scheduled to start during the Promotional Period will be eligible to receive the Promotional Rate.

    Please note: For sellers listing with any tool other than the latest version of the Sell Your Item form (SYI 3.0), the Promotional Rate 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.

    Fixed Price Insertion Fee Promotional Rate for Insertion Fee
    Standard Fee (non-store subscriber) $0.50 $0.01
    Basic Store Subscription $0.20 $0.01
    Premium Store Subscription $0.05 $0.01
    Anchor Store Subscription $0.03 $0.01
    Note: All other fees (Final Value Fees and all other optional listing upgrade fees such as Gallery Plus, Reserve listing fee, Subtitle, etc.) will still apply and be charged.

    What is excluded?
    The Promotion does not apply to any categories except those listed above and applies to Fixed Price listings only.

    The Promotional Rate does not apply to listings with a start date prior to October 9, 2010—including those listings revised during the Promotion Period. Additionally, the Promotional Rate will not apply to listings scheduled to start after the Promotion Period.

    How do I get the Promotional Rate?
    You will automatically receive the Promotional Rate when you list Fixed Price items through Sell Your Item Form, eBay Seller Tools, and most third-party tools.