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Seller Special: 5¢ to list collectible books - May 27-June 9

  • List your collectible books and reach millions of buyers
  • Good for both Auction-style and Fixed Price listing formats
  • Applies to listings in Books—Antiquarian & Collectible
       and Antiques—Books & Manuscripts

    When is it?
    Starting Wednesday, May 27, 2009 between 00:00:01 PT (12:00 AM plus one second on Wednesday May 27, 2009) and ending Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 23:59:59 PT (11:59 PM plus 59 seconds).

    Are all sellers eligible?
    All sellers who have a 12-month Detailed Seller Rating of 4.5 or higher on all DSR criteria will be eligible for this 5¢ Insertion Fees promotion for each item listed during the promotion period. 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.

    What are the fees?
    Insertion fees for Auction-style and Fixed Price listings will be 5¢ for Collectible Books listed in Antiquarian & Collectible and Books & Manuscripts categories. This promotion applies to listings on the U.S. site only. Promotional Fees are reflected in the fee table below. Listings created prior to May 27, 2009 and scheduled to start during the promotional period May 27, 2009-June 9, 2009 will be eligible to receive the promotional rate.

    What listings qualify for this promotion?
    To qualify for this promotion the listing must be:
    • An Auction-style or Fixed Price listing
    • Listed in one of the two following categories:
      • Books - Antiquarian & Collectible (2195)
      • Antiques - Books & Manuscripts (29223)
    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 listings Regular Price Books / Antiques Promotion Price
    $0.01 - $0.99 $0.10 / $0.15 $0.05
    $1.00 - $9.99 $0.25 / $0.35 $0.05
    $10.00 - $24.99 $0.35 / $0.55 $0.05
    $25.00 - $49.99 $1.00 $0.05
    $50.00 - $199.99 $2.00 $0.05
    $200.00 - $499.99 $3.00 $0.05
    $500.00 and up $4.00 $0.05
    Fixed Price listings Regular Price Books / Antiques Promotion Price
    $1.00 and above $0.25 / $0.35 $0.05
    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?
    The promotion does not apply to any categories except those listed above. The promotional rate does not apply to listings with a start date prior to May 27, 2009—including those listings revised during the promotional period. The promotional rate also does not apply to listings created May 27, 2009—June 9, 2009 and scheduled to start after the promotion ends.

    How do I get the Promotion price?
    List your collectible books in Auction-style or Fixed Price format in one of the Categories specified above. You can list Auction-style and Fixed Price items through the 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, Picture Show, Subtitle, Supersize Picture, and extended duration surcharges.