You might not accept realised it, but eBay itself has several ways for you to actuate exactly what these items are! In actuality eBay gives you four ways to accomplish this.
Whilst this data is alone available on ebay.com, depending on the categories in which you operate, the advice may able-bodied be of absorption no matter which eBay country site you statement.
Items In Demand
In this allotment of Seller Central, you will acquisition each of the main categories is listed. If you scroll down, you will beam within each category area there is a heading of In Demand. If you click on this, you will beam what are the most popular items currently within that particular category. To beam the In Demand page, action to http://pages.ebay.com/sellercentral/sellbycategory.html
Ardent Items by Category Report
eBay produces a monthly report called the “Ardent Items by Category” report. This report lists the fastest growing categories on eBay for the previous month. The explanation for what eBay considers “ardent” can be adamantine to accept on aboriginal reading. The big matter is that the categories listed are ones where buyer demand for the items under those categories are growing fastest. This report is a PDF file. You can appearance it on your browser, or download it and accessible it with Adobe Reader. Action to http://pages.ebay.com/sellercentral/whatshot.html and select “Ardent Items by Category” from the menu on the left.
This is an area on eBay where you can acquisition “a daily snapshot of current trends, ardent picks, and air-conditioned stuff on eBay”. With eBay Pulse you can amuse this advice by category, or across eBay.com as a entire. Action to http://pulse.ebay.com/ to beam eBay Pulse in action.
eBay promotes specific categories on its at ease page each month. Savvy eBayers apperceive that this at ease page exposure results in added absorption in such categories. Fortunately, thanks to eBay’s Merchandising Calendar, you can apperceive in advance which categories are going to be featured in each month. Thus you can be prepared with adapted auction items, ready to booty advantage of the increased traffic in these categories. Action to http://pages.ebay.com/sellercentral/calendar.html to appearance the current Merchandising Calendar.
I achievement this astuteness into eBay’s services helps in your selling.
About the author:
Brian McGregor is an internet entrepreneur specializing in leveraging the adeptness of eBay. He is author of ‘The eBay Formula’ on how to sell successfully on eBay age after age. He is again publisher of the eBay Auction Newsletter – Subscribe chargeless at
Originall posted March 30, 2012