eBay pays a low commission rate of 1 to 5 percent. For all that eBay is, its program falls short of rewarding affiliates generously. Although you might convert a high-ticket/expensive item and receive an excellent payout, low commission rates will work against your best efforts. Secondly, there’s a cap on commissions.Can you post affiliate links outside of eBay?
No. eBay Partner Network links can only be posted outside of eBay, never on eBay property. This means that partners who are eBay sellers can’t include affiliate links within their eBay listings, eBay store or eBay Messages. Learn more about accepted promotional methods. What is a Qualifying Transaction?When do you get paid on eBay Partner Network?
The eBay Partner Network pays out commissions once per month and are paid on the 10th of the month for the month before the previous month. For example, your May earnings will be paid on July 10.Can you earn commissions by promoting your eBay store?
Yes! As long as you create an affiliate link using one of our eBay Partner Network tools and the traffic results in a Qualifying Transaction, you are eligible to earn commissions from promoting your eBay store or individual listings. Note: Stores using the ebaystores.com domain are not supported by EPN tools.