eBay Promoted Listings

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Overview

You can boost the visibility and performance of your listings on eBay by creating promoted listings. Learn how to view, edit and create eBay marketing campaigns in Sellercloud.


Manage Campaigns

In Sellercloud you can view your existing marketing campaigns, edit them, and also create new ones.

  1. Go to Settings > Company Settings > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. You will see the list of all marketing campaigns with their status and general details.
  4. You can click Edit to edit a marketing campaign.
  5. You can download marketing campaigns from eBay by selecting Download Campaigns and Ads from the dropdown list > Go.manage campaigns alpha

eBay Marketing Campaign Types

There are two types of eBay marketing campaigns in the Sellercloud system:

  • A Key Based campaign – This is the default type of campaign. If you select this type you will need to manually add any listings of your choice to the campaign
  • A Rule Based campaign – Rules are conditions that eBay will use when adding listings to the campaign. Any currently existing eBay listings that fit the rules will be auto-added to this campaign by eBay. You can create new rules or use existing ones

Create a Rule Based Campaign

  1. Go to Settings > Company Settings > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. Click Create New Campaign.
  4. Enter general campaign details.
  5. Enable Is campaign rule-based?.
  6. Fill in rule details and click Save Rule. (You can add up to 10 rules).
  7. When you finished adding rules click Post Campaign to eBay.
    Note: Sellercloud will eventually auto-import the listings that match this campaign’s rules. So for this type of campaign, there is no need to add items manually. )
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Create a Key Based Campaign

  1. Go to Settings > Company Settings > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. Click Create New Campaign.
  4. Enter general campaign details. Click Post Campaign to eBay.
  5. You have 2 options:
    1. Search products and add them by clicking Add Items to Campaign
    2. Upload products in a file (Choose File from your computer and click Upload File)
  6. Once you’ve added items they will show up in the Selected Items for Ads section. Then Ad Rate per item (or do Get Suggested Ad Rate or Use Suggested Ad Rate) and press Add Items to Campaign. Then they’ll show up under the Ads section. 
  7. Click Post Campaign to eBay.
  8. When you finish adding items, click Revise Ad Rate on eBay.add items to campaign alpha

Overview

You can boost the visibility and performance of your listings on eBay by creating promoted listings. Learn how to view, edit and create eBay marketing campaigns in Sellercloud.


Manage Campaigns

In Sellercloud you can view your existing marketing campaigns, edit them, and also create new ones.

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > Channels > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. You will see the list of all marketing campaigns with their status and general details.
  4. You can click Edit Detail to edit a marketing campaign.
  5. You can download marketing campaigns from eBay by clicking Actions > Download Campaigns and Ads.
  6. Select eBay Site from the dropdown list to select integrated eBay account’s site.manage campaigns delta

eBay Marketing Campaign Types

There are two types of eBay marketing campaigns in the Sellercloud system:

  • A Key Based campaign – This is the default type of campaign. If you select this type you will need to manually add any listings of your choice to the campaign
  • A Rule Based campaign – Rules are conditions that eBay will use when adding listings to the campaign. Any currently existing eBay listings that fit the rules will be auto-added to this campaign by eBay. You can create new rules or use existing ones

Create a Rule Based Campaign

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > Channels > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. Click Add New Campaign.
  4. Enter general campaign details.
  5. Enable Is campaign rule-based?. Click Next.
  6. Fill in rule details and click Save Rule. (You can add up to 10 rules).
  7. When you finished adding rules click Post Campaign to eBay.
    Note: Sellercloud will eventually auto-import the listings that match this campaign’s rules. So for this type of campaign, there is no need to add items manually. )
    add marketing campaign rules

Create a Key Based Campaign

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > select a company.
  2. Click Toolbox > Channels > eBay Settings > Marketing Campaigns.
  3. Click Add New Campaign.
  4. Enter general campaign details.
  5. Click Add Products:
    1. Search products and add them
    2. or upload products in a file via Bulk Upload
  6. Ad Rate per item (or Get Suggested Ad Rate or Use Suggested Ad Rate).
  7. When you finish adding items you’ll complete the wizard, which will update the campaign on eBay.
  8. When you finish adding items, click Revise Ad Rate on eBay.
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