eBay is the leading online marketplace where users can buy and sell their products globally. Using Magento eBay Connector allow to sync the Magento store to the eBay store. The admin can sync product, categories, and orders from eBay store to Magento store. This module provides bi-directional sync of products ie; eBay to Magento and Magento to eBay. Also, the admin can provide eBay specifications, variations, refund policy, shipping details for exported products.
Features Of Magento Ebay Connector
- Import eBay products, categories, and orders in Magento.
- Export products from Magento to eBay.
- Works with Simple & Configurable products types.
- Real-time inventory update for synced products.
- Admin can also import categories of eBay to map with Magento category.
- Admin can update imported product details from Magento.
- Admin can configure return policy details for exported products.
- Set the exported product listing duration.
- Products synchronization with eBay condition, specification, and variation.
- Exports products to eBay using SKU filter.
- Sandbox mode is available for testing and development.
- Configure default product payment and shipping details.
Installation Of Magento Ebay Connector
Installation of Magento eBay connector is very simple. Unzip the respective Magento eBay Connector module zip, you will find the app folder inside that. You need to move this folder into Magento root.
After moving the app folder flush the cache from Magento admin module by navigating to system > cache management.
After the successful installation of the eBay connector Magento module, you will need to fill your eBay developer keys (app id, cert id, dev id, user id, auth token) from https://developer.ebay.com/.
If don’t have the account then create an account and get these required keys.
First, you need to login to your account at https://developer.ebay.com/, after login you will see all the information displayed for the App Id, Dev ID, Cert ID. You need to fill these details while configuring the module. Next, click on option “User Token” to generate token.
After you click on “User Token” you will see a Sandbox “Sign-in” option. Click sign-in to access sandbox and another page will open up where you can type your credentials like the username and password for the sandbox for logging in.
And you will be redirected back and can see your User Token generated.
Now you can proceed to the admin configuration part where you need to fill these details.
After the successful installation of the Magento eBay connector module, you will navigate to System>Configuration>webkul>eBay Magento Connect.
The admin can also set the “Update eBay Products From Magento” option to enable or disable. If the admin has selected “Yes” for this option then, any changes made to the eBay products on the Magento Store will get reflected on the eBay store as well. Else, if the admin has select “No“, then no changes will be reflected.
The admin can also select the “Default Store for eBay products” by selecting the store from the drop-down option. Similarly, the admin will also be able to select the “Default Website for eBay Product Sync” by selecting the website as shown below in the snapshot.
By navigating to eBay Magento Connector you will be able to sync product from eBay. Admin can Map products, Categories, and Order by this way.
The admin can synchronize its products on both the stores with the help of this Magento eBay connector module. To map the products from your eBay store to your Magento store, the admin will click on the “Synchronise From eBay” button that will fetch the information of all the products from the eBay store. This helps to get the product info. in advance.
After clicking the “Synchronize From eBay” button, you will see that the products are being synchronized in the background. While synchronizing the product from eBay to the Magento store you can see the number of products being synchronized as per the snapshot below.
The admin can now create the products in Magento at a later stage(as per his need) by clicking the “Run eBay Product Profiler” button as shown below in the snapshot.
At the time of mapping, eBay Condition and Specification will be created as Product attributes and eBay variation will be created as Super Attributes (used for configurable products). From the system, admin can add price based on super attributes option.
Admin can map category, under eBay Magento Connector > Map Category option like the image below.
Admin will click on “Map Category” option and then a new page will open like the below image.
Now here admin will map eBay product category to Magento category. After mapping the categories, condition, specification, and variations will be created as Attributes in Magento. Condition and specification will be created as normal Product attributes and Variation will be created as a super attribute (only for configurable products).
Now admin can view product attributes ( condition, specification, and variations) while editing and adding product. Magento super attributes created for variations will be displayed while adding a new Configurable product.
To map the orders from your eBay store to your Magento store, the admin will click on the “Synchronise Order From eBay” button that will fetch the Order information of all the products from the eBay store. This helps to get the order info. in advance as per the snapshot below.
Now to create the Orders in Magento the admin will click the “Run Ebay Order Profiler” that will create the orders in Magento as per the snapshot below.
Sync Products To eBay
To synchronize the products in Magento to eBay, the admin will select the products that he wants to sync and click the “Synchronize To eBay” button. Now the products will be synced to the eBay from the Magento.
After selecting the products to sync and clicking the “Synchronize to eBay” button, the products will be synchronized with the eBay.
Ebay Specification & Condition management in Magento
At the time of Category mapping, eBay Product Condition and Specification will be created as Product attributes in Magento and these attributes label will be followed by eBay category name from where eBay condition and specification came. Ebay specification option will come for every product in the back-end while editing or adding any new product. In eBay specification, admin can see various attributes with the label.
Ebay Variation management in Magento
At the time of Category mapping, eBay Product variation will be created as Super attributes (used in configurable products) in Magento and these super attributes label will be followed by eBay category name from where eBay variation came.
That’s all for the base Magento eBay Connector, still have any issue feel free to add a ticket and let us know your views to make the module better webkul.uvdesk.com