EPN Partner Tools
Promoting eBay is easy with our robust suite of affiliate tools. These tools give you a variety of different ways to insert affiliate links into your website, blog entries, or social posts to drive traffic to eBay and earn commissions. Whether used individually or together, our affiliate tools can be a key component to your success. We've created a quick start guide for each tool to make it easy to get started, and you can access the tools via the EPN portal.
The easiest way to create affiliate links on your website, blog, or social media post is to use our collection of link building tools. These tools will generate a trackable URL that connects to your EPN account. Use these URLs wherever you plan to promote eBay, and when someone clicks on your link and makes a purchase, it will ensure that you receive commission.
The Bookmarklet Tool will allow you to quickly create affiliate links while browsing or shopping the eBay site. Add the Bookmarklet Tool to your preferred browser and when you're on eBay and you see something you'd like to promote, click the Bookmarklet Tool and it will generate a custom affiliate link for you.
This tool creates affiliate links to any page on eBay based on the options and criteria that you choose. You can link your audience to a specific eBay listing, a page of search results, or even the eBay homepage itself. Whether you know the exact item you want to feature, or a broad category you'd like to reference, this tool gives you the flexibility to customize a link that will point your visitors exactly where they need to land.
Our suite of creative tools are designed to help our partners find or create the perfect visual assets to promote eBay on their site. The Creative Generator includes a library of banner assets in a variety of dimensions that can help you promote eBay, special events, seasonally relevant deals, and more. Whether you choose a pre-made asset in our Creative Generator library, or develop your own custom banner, our tools are designed to provide you with a variety of options and the ability to tailor the content, dimensions, and aesthetic to match your intent. We'll provide you with the trackable link for each graphic to ensure it's connected to your EPN account.
Choose from a variety of professionally designed banners, highlighting eBay, eBay merchandise, and seasonal events. These banners make it easy to feature what's happening on eBay in a visual way.
Customize a banner to place on your website with relevant, real-time eBay listings. Select the items you want to feature by using search criteria, search exclusions, and filters like seller, price range, free shipping, and more. Choose from various layouts, sizes, themes, colors and ad content to match your website's look and feel. You can even specify how products are sorted. Custom banners are a great way to feature curated collections of items for sale on eBay.
If you’re looking for more advanced ways to share your affiliate links, you can take advantage of our API and Item Feeds. Some of these tools require programming knowledge and access to the eBay Developer Program. They are great for high-volume sites and many partners use one or more of these feeds, along with API calls, to provide a highly customized experience for their audience.
RSS Feed Generator
Generate RSS feeds with dynamic content to provides your audience with details on live eBay listings. These listings can include various types of data, like items prices as well as gallery images. RSS Feeds are great for partners who want to provide continuously refreshed eBay listings or use the data to build their own customized ads.
Promotions and Sales Portal
Link to the best promotions, events and deals across eBay. You can search for different types of promotions by program, merchandise category or a themed group. This tool helps partners who want to feature timely content, including Daily Deals and special promotional events.
Our API is an advanced tool for anyone with a strong programming background or access to developers. It allows developers to create a highly customized experience using real-time price and product info for all eBay listings. You'll be able to create a richer shopping experience, feature eBay in a style that fits your website, and build applications to increase eBay purchasing activity. This tool is heavily used by programmers who have advanced audience targeting capabilities.
If you're a high-volume partner needing more data than our API provides, you can download our Product Feed files containing millions of live eBay product listings. By caching the listings on your own system, you can take advantage of this large amount of data to scale up your applications much more. Combine one or more Product Feeds with API calls for more possibilities. This tool is great for high-volume applications such as deals sites, loyalty programs, shopping comparison platforms, and large portals.