When you decide to become a seller on eBay or to open an eBay store, you may be concerned about the shipping of your items to your customers. There is no need to worry as eBay combined with the United States Postal Service makes it easy to ship to anywhere in the world you wish. Easy shipping with eBay is a requirement for every successful eBay business. In this article I present eBay seller tips about shipping with the United States Postal Service.Let’s start our eBay seller tips by noting the handiest tool on eBay might well be the shipping calculator. All you need to do is input your package dimensions, shipping weight and your zip code and this handy tool will figure out shipping costs depending on your customer’s location. When your customer pays for the item, the shipping costs will automatically be figured for you, leaving you stress free. EBay is proud of the ease in which sellers can ship to their customers. You can even set it up to figure out over night, two day or ground shipping on packages and envelopes of all sizes.By using the United States Postal Service, you can print your shipping labels directly from eBay. You do not need to take a trip and then have the package weighed at the post office. Just purchase a shipping scale to makes it easy to ship from your home. You can get a shipping scale from any local post office or even online at eBay. With this type of ease of service, the United States Postal Service is one of the best shipping methods on eBay in most cases.Here’s another of the eBay seller tips to remember. When you generate your postage label through eBay, your customers will be sent a message letting them know that you have begun the shipping process. You and your customers can then track the item online. You will know exactly when your customers receive their packages. This will also keep your customers up to date with their package arrival and they will leave positive feed back about you on eBay. Of course positive feedback is critical to every seller’s success at selling.Another of the eBay seller tips – you can order shipping supplies from eBay. They can be delivered directly to your door. These include, shipping labels, boxes and envelopes. By using the standard United States Postal Service boxes and envelopes you make it even easier to ship your packages to your customers.Once you have your package ready to go you can print and pay for your shipping directly from eBay to the United States Postal Service. Again, this means no leaving your home to go to the post office to pay for the actual shipping. This is the most convenient way to ship.And finally, our last of the eBay seller tips – the United States Postal Service allows you to set up a scheduled pick up from your home. Once you get all your packages together with shipping labels and payment made to the United States Postal Service, you simply go online and order a scheduled pick up or you can call your local post office and request the same service.To Your eBay Success!
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Bob Hamilton is an entrepreneur, author, writer, business consultant and trainer.