feed APIv1_beta.8.0

API Reference : Resources

The Feed API provides the ability to download TSV_GZIP feed files containing eBay items and an hourly snapshot file of the items that have changed within an hour for a specific category and date.

item_snapshot

Method NameHTTP MethodPathSummarySamples
getItemSnapshotFeedGET
/item_snapshot
Returns a TSV_GZIP Hourly Snapshot feed file containing the details of the items that have changed within a specific day and hour for a specific category.View getItemSnapshotFeed - /item_snapshot

item_description

Method NameHTTP MethodPathSummarySamples
getItemDescriptionFeedGET
/item_description
Returns a TSV_GZIP Description feed file containing the descriptions of the items in the Item feed file for a specific day and category.

This call is used with the getItemFeed call to obtain the item description for items listed on a specific day and category.
View getItemDescriptionFeed - /item_description

item_group

Method NameHTTP MethodPathSummarySamples
getItemGroupFeedGET
/item_group

Returns a TSV_GZIP Item Group feed file containing the item group (parent item) information associated with items returned in the Item feed file for a specific day and category.

An item group is an item that has various aspect differences, such as color, size, storage capacity, etc.

View getItemGroupFeed - /item_group

item

Method NameHTTP MethodPathSummarySamples
getItemFeedGET
/item

Returns a TSV_GZIP Item feed file containing all the items that were listed on a specific day in a specific category. For each item, the primary item details are returned, except for the item description.

Use the getItemDescription call to get the item descriptions for a specific day and category.

View getItemFeed - /item