Selling Integration Guide

This guide addresses how to develop an eBay selling application. It covers the following high-level topics:

  • The basics and life cycle of developing an eBay selling application
  • How to configure eBay seller accounts via the Account API
  • Using the Taxonomy API to:
    • Determine the category in which to list or promote an item
    • Discover the required and optional aspects to include in the listing
  • Retrieve eBay marketplace details and policies that help you list items using the Metadata API
  • How to use the Inventory API to:
    • Add items to the seller's inventory
    • Create item listings from the seller's inventory
    • Manage the items in the seller's inventory
  • Market the seller's inventory using Promotions and Promoted Listings created by the Marketing API
  • Handle order shipping using the Fulfillment API
  • Grow your business using the seller data gathered with the Analytics API