Etsy Properties

Updated 2 months ago

A product's Etsy Properties page lets you add all of the attributes and inventory for its listing on Etsy, or update the existing ones.

To access this page, go to Product Summary page > Toolbox > Etsy.

Take a look at a sample product showing default Etsy Properties for a newly added product with no specific properties configured yet:


Properties for an Etsy product

The table below defines all of a product's Etsy properties:

PROPERTY

DESCRIPTION

Active Listing

Auto-populated as a unique listing ID from the report sent by Etsy after the product is listed.

Population of this field only occurs as follows:

  • Is a parent product - Yes
  • Is a non-matrix product - Yes
  • Is a variation of a parent product - No

Etsy Enabled*

Select to automatically send inventory updates.

If this is not selected, the product is still included in the updates, but with a quantity of zero.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Listing ID

Auto-populated after the product is officially listed.

Merchant SKU

SKU that is sent to the channel for orders, inventory updates, etc.

If this is left blank, product ID is used instead.

Etsy Title*

Title of the product that will appear on Etsy.

*Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Etsy Description*

Description of the product that will appear on Etsy.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Taxonomy

Click Select Taxonomy to choose from a list of pre-defined categories.

Note: Taxonomy is a prerequisite to choosing the product's attributes (click Manage Attributes).

Shipping Template

Choose an Etsy shipping template.

Shop Section

If you are using Etsy Shop Sections to organize your items, choose one from the dropdown list.

Shop sections must first be downloaded in the Etsy General Settings to appear here. SHOW ME.

Who Made it*

Choose "i did" or "someone else."

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

When made*

Choose from a list of general dates or made-to-order.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Etsy Price* / Use Default

Enter the price of the product listed on Etsy.

Alternatively, choose Use Default to pull Etsy Price from the Site Price on the Product Summary page.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Safety Qty* / Use Default

Enter a quantity to subtract from the Avail Qty to help prevent overselling.

Alternatively, choose Use Default to pull Safety Qty from the company-wide Etsy settings (Settings > Company > Toolbox > Etsy General Settings). Use Default will override the value in the Safety Qty field.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Enable Max Qty*

*Required if using Max Qty.

Max Qty* / Use Default

Enter a maximum quantity to send to the channel. If used, Enable Max Qty must also be selected.

Alternatively, select Use Default to pull Max Qty from the company-wide Etsy settings (Settings > Company > Toolbox > Etsy General Settings). Use Default will override the value in the Max Qty field.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Enable Default Qty*

Only for replenishable products.

*Required if using Default Qty for replenishable products.

Default Qty* / Use Default

Only for replenishable products.

Enter a default quantity for this product on Etsy. If used, Enable Default Qty must also be selected.

Alternatively, select Use Default to pull Default Qty from the company-wide Etsy settings (Settings > Company > Toolbox > Etsy General Settings). Use Default will override any value entered in the Default Qty field.

* Required for the product to be listing-ready.

Avail. Qty

The first number will show the total quantity available, and the second number will show the total quantity available for Etsy.

Manage Attributes

Choose from a list of properties that provide more information in the product listing. SHOW ME.

Note: A product's Taxonomy is a prerequisite to its choosing attributes.

If a product lacks the required Etsy values and attributes, this error appears before you can complete certain actions.

Hover over it to see the missing properties, as shown in this sample error message.


Actions for an Etsy product

There are 3 options in the Etsy Properties' Action Menu:

  • Post/Update Product to Etsy - Post the product and create the listing. SellerCloud pulls a unique listing ID into the Active Listing field.

  • Update Price and Qty to Etsy - Update the product's current price and available quantities on its Etsy listing.

  • Update Product Attributes to Etsy - Update the product's current attributes on its Etsy listing.


Product variations

Variations of products can be posted to Etsy from SellerCloud.

Currently, variations with up to two dimensions are supported.

To post the n-matrix to the channel, simply post the parent.


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