Selling Tips
8 min read

How to Block a Buyer on eBay

Learn how to block a user on eBay from bidding or purchasing from you in a couple simple steps.
Written by
Sophie Clipton
Published on
November 22, 2023

Table of Content

Monthly newsletter
Sign up for our newsletter and get monthly seller tips & tricks.
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

As an eBay seller you do have the ability to block buyers from bidding or purchasing your items. In addition, you can also block user from reaching out to you by doing an extra step. The below steps show you how to block a buyer or a any eBay user from bidding or purchasing from you.

 

To block a buyer from eBay follow the following steps:

ebay login
eBay Login

1.    Login to your eBay account.

Block bidders or buyers page on eBay

2.    Go to the Block bidders or buyers from your listing page

3.    Here you can enter the user name of the eBay user you want to block from bidding on your listings.

4.    Click Submit.

 

The default eBay setting still allow blocked users to contact you. If you want to change the go to Buyer Requirements Page on eBay.

Block Buyers from contacting you

Set Buyer Requirements

As an additional step you can set requirements for eBay buyers so you avoid blocking users on a regular basis.

 

On the eBay Buyer Requirements page you can select buyer requirements based on the following criteria:

 

·     Don't have a PayPal account

·     Have unpaid items recorded on their account

·     Are registered in countries you don't ship to

·     Have reportedly violated eBay policies

·     Have a negative Feedback score

·     Are currently winning or have bought a large number of your items in the last 10 days

 

 

Once you have selected your Buyer Requirements press “Submit”.This now reduce how often you need to block buyers from your eBay listings.

 

Happy Selling!

Selling Clothing Online?

Solve the Size Issue & Create Size Charts that Reduce Returns and Keep Your Customers Happy.

A diagram of a pair of pants with measurements
A green check mark on a black background

Cut Returns by 50%

A green check mark on a black background

Boost Sales by 26%

A green check mark on a black background

Create in Seconds

A green check mark on a black background

300+ Designs

A green check mark on a black background

Automatic Conversion

A green check mark on a black background

Platform Agnostic

Selling Clothing Online? Check out our measurement templates to boost sales here.

Discover our latest blog posts

Size, Sell, Succeed

Your comprehensive guide to online selling, buying tips, and the latest in fashion trends.
Selling Tips

How to put your eBay Store on Vacation Mode

Learn how how to put your eBay Store on Vacation Mode safely. Step by step guide to configure your eBay store vacation settings in a couple of clicks.
Alize Mendez
December 28, 2019
5 min read
Selling Tips

How To Leave A Lasting Impression As An eBay Seller

Being a successful seller on eBay is about so much than simply making money. While yes, this may be the ultimate end goal, it’s equally important to set a strong first impression on your consumers...
Annie Button
February 9, 2021
5 min read
Guides

How to Measure a Sweatshirt?

The ultimate guide on how to measure your sweatshirt or hoody. Before we start with the measuring, lay down the garment on a flat hard surface and smooth out any wrinkles.
Alize Mendez
January 29, 2017
5 min read

COPYRIGHT © SIZELY 2024. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Create Your FREE Size Chart Now

Create Now