January 8, 2019
by eBay

The New Year has officially begun, and we want to share with you some eBay Developer Program updates. We've been pretty busy the the past few months.

Learn more about:

  • Update to the eBay API License Agreement
  • Nova Award Kickoff
  • Security update and more…
October 26, 2018
by eBay

The eBay Developers Program has updated the eBay API License Agreement. The focus of this update is improved security, especially with regard to data protection and eBay member privacy concerns.

September 18, 2018
by eBay

On August 14, 2018, we announced that we are leveraging the OpenAPI Specification (OAS) for all of our RESTful public APIs. The APIs are described using both 2.0 and 3.0 versions of the OAS. With OpenAPI, developers can download an eBay OpenAPI contract, generate clients in one of 40+ supported programming languages, and successfully invoke an eBay API in minutes.

June 7, 2018
by eBay

As announced in the 2018 Spring and Summer Seller Updates, eBay is simplifying and streamlining returns on eBay. To help developers verify that you’re ready for these changes, we have summarized the API changes, timelines, and best practices in our API docs and developer news.

December 18, 2017
by eBay

Per the recent Watermark Removal Policy Enforcement Update, eBay has decided that we will not enforce the removal of watermarks by March 2018 as originally planned.
Thank you for taking the time contact us to explain the challenges you and/or your customers faced with the original timing. 

October 27, 2017
by eBay

In August 2017, we officially became a part of the Open API Initiative (OAI). We continue on the path of progress by being one of the first in the industry to publish contracts based on OpenAPI 3.0 specification. They are available now for all our RESTful APIs under the Buy and Commerce umbrella while Sell APIs are coming soon.