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Reminder: New Top Rated Plus Listing Requirements

Reminder: New Top Rated Plus Listing Requirements

Hey Developers! As eBay announced in last year's 2015 Fall Seller Update , effective May 1 2016, listings from Top Rated Sellers must offer at least a 30-day money-back return policy to earn the Top Rated Plus discount and seal, for eligible eBay sites and categories. The handling requirements (same-day or one-day handling) still applies.

If your application helps sellers configure their business policies, you can help sellers meet these eligibility criteria by suggesting 30-day returns and same-day / one-day handling when you help them create their policies. For example...

Developer Sign-In and Profile Updates

New UI for Developer Registration, Sign-In, and Forgot Password

These changes only affect the eBay developer website; there is no impact to your applications or eBay buyer/seller account.

Hey Developers! We're making a few more changes this week in your developer account, related to signing in and providing your contact details: