7 Day New Seller TO DO List


  • Create an eBay User ID  Register on eBay

  • Set up an eBay seller account put a credit card on file

  • Set up a bank account for your eBay hobby

  • Become ID Verified

  • Set up a PayPal Business account

  • Write a simple business plan

  • Set up your photo area, backdrop, lights, tripod

  • Install basic photo editing software(Infranview)

  • Check your computer for software, operating system updates

  • Create a USPS account

  • Obtain a shipping scale, check eBay

  • Obtain shipping supplies, boxes, labels tape

  • Write a Return policy

  • Select items to sell

  • Research your items for description,completed listings(90 Day), and retail price

  • Create a keyword rich title (80 spaces)

  • Create a description for your item, information your buyer needs to make a buying decision. Tell them everything.

  • Use “Arial 14point” font

  • Use “Bullets” like this list

  • Align text left

  • Take “Selling” photos of the item

  • Decide on selling format…auction, buy it now, or buy it now or best offer

  • List the item

  • Review the listing on your “My eBay Page” for errors

  • Send the listing number to eboomersales@gmail.com  for critique

  •  Have Fun!