Chapter 25.Becoming an eBay PowerSeller

One of the steps to running your own eBay business—although not a requirement, by any means—is to become an eBay PowerSeller. eBay’s 600,000 or so PowerSellers generate enough business to warrant special attention from eBay, in the form of dedicated customer support, premier tools, and the occasional special offer. Plus, they get to display that cool PowerSeller logo in all their auction listings.

Should you be aiming for PowerSeller status? Read on and find out what’s involved—and whether it’s worth the effort.

What Is a PowerSeller?

PowerSellers are the most profitable sellers on the eBay site; that is, they generate the most profits for eBay. They don’t necessarily sell the most merchandise; instead, ...

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