Valentine's Day

All You Need is Love! (And a Great Deal)

ValentinesDay Love is in the air — and so are loads of amazing promotions and deals that will make your visitors’ hearts skip a beat! With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, eBay has gathered the best gift deals for any love-struck shopper looking to make this heartfelt holiday memorable for that someone special.

Here are some gifts that we think will set your visitors’ hearts aflutter:

Traditional gifts...

When it comes to giving gifts, it’s hard to go wrong with jewelry. What stylish gal or guy doesn’t want to shine bright like a diamond year round? From earrings to necklaces to rings, the gift of bling is always well received. Or, entice your visitors to shower their Valentine with the gift of a great scent with these brand name perfumes and colognes at super sweet prices. For those who prefer something that will stand the test of time, an elegant watch may be just the thing to make their lover’s heart tick. And a word to the wise for all guys, when all else fails, ladies always love a great handbag. We’ve got ‘em right here at prices that will make anyone blush.

...and beyond

They say love is blind — but shoppers can be sure their sweetie’s peepers are protected from the sun’s rays with these hot shades at cool prices. For the most fashionable love of anyone’s life, a gift of vintage jewelry could be just the way to say, “I love you — and your luxuriously refined style.” Or, if a romantic dinner is on the agenda, we’ve cooked up some saucy deals on the best small kitchen appliances and tools to make any couple’s home complete.

However shoppers choose to gift the ones they love this Valentine’s Day, you can help them do it at stylish prices that will make their hearts soar! But hurry — because unlike true love, these deals won’t last forever. Happy Valentine’s Day and happy promoting!

With love,

eBay Partner Network

Love for Sale on eBay

OK, well not really, but the headline probably got your attention. We wanted to make sure our publishers knew about an exciting promotional opportunity that eBay unveiled this morning.

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, love is in the air and that usually means a fair share of engagements and weddings. From January 8th until February 8that 8 AM PT, eBay will be running a promotion on his and her engagement rings and wedding bands of up to 50% off! Not only is this a great way to help your customers save some cash on that special token of affection, but it’s also a great revenue opportunity for you as a publisher. Oh, and did we mention that shipping is free?

Check out the landing page over at the Fashion Vault and start promoting!

Questions? Leave them in the comments below.

Spread the Love with Valentine’s Day Promotions

The annual holiday reserved for lovebirds around the globe is right around the corner. Luckily for ePN affiliates, Valentine’s Day is also a gift-giving occasion, and beaus have already started scouring the web for the perfect gift for their special someone.

According to American Express, more than half of consumers plan to purchase Valentine's Day gifts. eBay is a destination for many V-Day shoppers; listings and bids for Valentine’s Day items began to surface as the soon as the new year arrived. Shopping activity really heats up during the two weeks leading up to the holiday, as coupled folks realize that ignoring the holiday may prove detrimental to the health of their relationship. Help keep your visitors out of the doghouse by incorporating Valentine’s Day items and promotions on your site, with the following tips.

For Her

Like it or not, jewelry and Valentine’s Day go hand-in-hand. Score some low-commitment bling for her in the form of funky earrings or a sweet necklace. If you’re one of the millions of couples who will go from dating to engaged over the holiday, eBay offers a great range of diamond rings in a variety of prices and styles. Not quite there yet? Handbags, wine or a thoughtful book are safe selections.

For Him

Though it might not sound overly romantic, 13 percent of those in a relationship plan to purchase electronics like an iPad or a digital camera, according to the American Express survey. You could also consider snagging a fashionable fella a nice shirt or jacket for the office or the social scene. And don’t forget that guys like jewelry, too – try an attractive watch so he’ll have no excuse for showing up late for another date.

For The Kids

Crafts and games that you can enjoy as a family are great ways to get the little ones involved in the holiday. Stuffed animals like cuddly teddy bears are best for younger kids, while cartoon themed-favorites, like Hello Kitty jewelry for her, Spiderman action figures for him or Disney DVDs for all are good choices for elementary-aged children. Teens might prefer a tech gadget or accessory, like earbuds or an MP3 player.

Date Night

eBay is also a fantastic resource for couples looking to get out of the house and enjoy a night on the town. Gift cards for dinner, events and even flowers can be found, with prices usually well below retail.

Make sure to check out our gift guide for more hot Valentine’s Day items. Your visitors will love you for thinking of them, while you’ll love the additional revenue potential.  You can find a variety of creative assets in the ePN portal, including:

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Happy promoting!

XOXO eBay Partner Network