Whatever goods you are selling online, you would definitely like to make them accessible to potentially larger audience and create listings on popular retail channels. Most likely you chose eBay to expand your business horizon and in order to reach potential buyers aim at efficient PrestaShop eBay integration.
Even if you are new to eCommerce, eBay name is instantly recognizable. eBay is an immense market share and advertising your products there you automatically get access to millions of shoppers worldwide. This marketplace connects diverse community of buyers, sellers and businesses.
Store Manager application has a number of plug-ins, using which you can integrate with other systems, including PrestaShop eBay Integration addon. It gives you the ability to instantly list your merchandise on eBay exporting them via addon wizard within several steps.
Managing your eBay store via the addon, you should differentiate the following concepts:
- product listing
1) Add eBay Account in Store Manager Addon
The account refers to your identity on eBay marketplace. To manage eBay listings (export or update) and orders you need to connect the addon to marketplace adding your account. If you still haven’t eBay seller account, register it. Afterwards add it in the addon as these steps describe:
- Launch PrestaShop eBay Integration addon in Store Manager (Addons->eBay Integration).
- Select any of actions on the first page.
- Choose eBay site from the dropdown, language and click on Add Account button.
- Specify your eBay account login details to sign in and grant application access to the account.
2) Add Listings and Configurations
Having added the account, you can create product listings and configurations. Configuration is actually the scenario used for PrestaShop product export, synchronization or order import that includes process matching criteria, can be deployed on other computers and allows to bypass reconfiguring each time.
Create eBay Listing from Product Grid
To create a listing from product grid, select the entities, you want to export from PrestaShop to eBay or the ones you want to update and right click to expand the context menu.
Hit Create New button in upcoming window and outline required details
- select the type of configuration current product listing will be used for (product export to eBay/existing product update on eBay)
- input the name of configuration this listing will be used for
- title this listing to make it recognizable
Modify Existing Listing from the Addon
Just starting work with eBay Integration addon, you will find default configurations for product export, synchronization and for order import. They should be adjusted according to your requirements.
Select product export or synchronization action and enable listing editing on the following page.
Add products to this listing, change its name and press Save button to apply the changes and update default listing.
Further you need to create configuration for product export or synchronization. Extended instructions on configuration setup are available in our official documentation – PrestaShop eBay Integration Documentation