Asked by: Gaylene Herdejurgen
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What happens when you deactivate a listing on Etsy?

Last Updated: 2nd July, 2021

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If you no longer sell an item, you candeactivate the listing in your shop. Deactivatinglistings removes them from your shop page, and buyers can nolonger buy them. However, the listing still exists in yourShop Manager and you can reactivate it.

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Also, can you hide listings on Etsy?

You can deactivate listings in yourEtsy shop for any reason, free of charge. Hover your mousepointer over the Your Shop link along the top of any Etsypage and click the Listings link. The Currently for Salepage opens. Click the check box next to the listing thatyou want to deactivate.

Similarly, what happens when you renew a listing on Etsy? It shows buyers new items FIRST, and old items LAST. Sowhen you renew an item, it receives a higher priority insearch. When Etsy buyers search for an item, and yourawesome product comes up in the first few pages, customers are morelikely to buy that item.

Also to know, how do I delete a listing on Etsy?

To delete your listing:

  1. On Etsy.com, click Shop Manager.
  2. Click Listings.
  3. Check the listing(s) you want to delete.
  4. Click Delete at the top of the page.

How do I renew an expired listing on Etsy?

How to renew an expired listing

  1. Hover your mouse pointer over the Your Shop link along the topof any Etsy page and click the Listings link.
  2. Click the Expired tab.
  3. Click the check box next to the expired listing you want torenew.

Related Question Answers

Cristiam Spannagl

Professional

Where do I find shop manager on Etsy?

Go to your public shop by selecting yourshop name under Sales Channels on the left. Then, selectReviews or scroll down to your Reviews section. Select ShopManager at the top left and choose EtsyMarketplace.

Mohsin Monteiro

Professional

Melcion Tukumtsev

Explainer

How do I reopen a closed Etsy shop?

To reopen a shop you previously closed:
  1. Sign in to Etsy.com on a desktop or laptop computer.
  2. Click You.
  3. Click Account settings.
  4. Click Your Closed Shop.
  5. Select Reopen Shop.
  6. If you have a credit card on file, take a moment to make sureyour billing information is up to date.

Kin Liborio

Explainer

How do you hide reviews on Etsy?

Reviews that are negative, but that comply withEtsy's policies won't be removed.

To respond publicly to a review:
  1. On Etsy.com, click Shop Manager.
  2. Click your shop name under Sales Channels.
  3. Click Reviews.
  4. Find the review and click Post a public response.

Argimira Hansen

Explainer

Can I temporarily close my Etsy shop?

Place your shop on vacation mode.
You can place your Etsy shop in truevacation mode by going to Shop Settings, Options, then thevacation mode tab. This will allow you to enter atemporary Shop Announcement and an autoresponder to reply toincoming messages. To reopen your shop, visit the same pageto reopen it.

Aitami Yvanoff

Pundit

Does Etsy show sold items?

You can`t search all the sold items viaEtsy, but you can take a look of the sold through thesold listings of individual shops, if they are not hidden.Also, you can use Dashboard to check the latest sold items,but you have to know, that Dashboard shows renewedlistings and sold ones together.

Lani Mojaikin

Pundit

How do I make my Etsy Sales private?

You can use private, custom listings in yourEtsy shop to allow your buyers to purchase made-to-orderitems.

Custom Items and Private Listings
  1. On Etsy.com, click Shop Manager.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click Options.
  4. Click Enabled under Custom order requests.
  5. Click Save at the bottom of the page.

Isabella Thimm

Pundit

How do I mark something as sold out on Etsy?

There isn't a way for you to mark it assold. Your customer has to check out on Etsy in orderfor it to show as sold. There's no way to do it manually. Ifthey bought outside of Etsy, and you need to remove theitem from your shop, just go to Your Etsy and Deletethe item.

Vicenta Vollardt

Pundit

How do I show a sale on Etsy?

Schedule a Sale
To create and schedule a new sales event foryour Etsy shop click your shop banner. On the SalesEvent page click the New Sales Event button. Give yoursale a name and select the items you would like to place onsale. You can select your entire shop or one or moresections.

Melvyn Siafronsk

Pundit

Why does Etsy show number of sales?

The front page of your shop shows how manysales you have made, regardless of how many items werein each sale. Etsy is showing potential buyers howmany times you have dealt with a customer. That gives buyersconfidence in dealing with you.

Nicefora Kokoris

Teacher

Did Etsy get rid of lists?

Visit the list and hover over the upper rightcorner of the listing image. 2.) Click the heart button toremove the item from Items I Love or click the listbutton to remove the item from one of your customlists.

Jackeline Finkelson

Teacher

How do I edit a list on Etsy?

On Etsy.com, find an item or shop that you love. Hoverover the image of the item and click the heart button thatappears.

How to make your favorites and lists private
  1. On Etsy.com, click You.
  2. Click Favorites. Find the section or list you want toedit.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. Choose the privacy settings you want.
  5. Click Save.

Jamal Woerlen

Supporter

How much are Etsy listing fees?

It costs $0.20 to publish a listing to themarketplace. A listing lasts for four months or until theitem is sold. Once an item sells, there is a 5% transactionfee on the sale price (including the shippingprice you set).

Otmane Nigam

Supporter

Does renewing Etsy listings help?

No, nothing about how effective renewing Etsylistings is has changed. (but you've been told otherwise solet's unpack that.) “renewing listings is no longereffective at all.” Let's read what Etsy actually wroteregarding renewing listings.

Rayco Mohorov

Beginner

What is Etsy On Sale?

Etsy On Sale is an app that allows you to apply asale to lots of listings at a time, not necessarily to bringbuyers to you who are looking for sales.