How do I become an AbeBooks seller?

What can you sell with AbeBooks? Selling with AbeBooks is easy. The first step is to create an AbeBooks account and complete the seller application. For a small monthly subscription fee, expose your inventory to millions of unique visitors a week with millions of searches for products every day.

Is AbeBooks owned by Amazon?

Amazon has acquired twelve year old Canadian company Abebooks (formerly the Advanced Book Exchange), the companies just announced. The company has been around since 1996 and fills a niche for Amazon in hard-to-find or out-of-print books. …

Is selling on AbeBooks free?

AbeBooks Commission Fees An 8% commission fee is applied to all sales, including shipping and any extra charges. There is a minimum commission of US $0.50 per item and a maximum commission of US $40.00 per item.

How do I cancel my AbeBooks seller account?

You can close your AbeBooks Bookseller Account at any time. To do so, simply contact AbeBooks Customer Support with your request, including the date you would like the closure to take effect. Please make note of the following: If you need a copy of your inventory, please download a file prior to the account closure.

What percentage does AbeBooks take?

8% sales commission An 8% commission fee is applied to all sales, including shipping and any extra charges. There is a minimum commission of US $0.50 per book and a maximum commission of US $40.00 per book.

How much is shipping on AbeBooks?

There is no single, set shipping rate or speed. AbeBooks is an online marketplace so we do not ship any books ourselves. We connect you with independent booksellers around the world and those sellers ship the books directly to their customers.

How good is AbeBooks?

AbeBooks has a consumer rating of 1.79 stars from 527 reviews indicating that most customers are generally dissatisfied with their purchases. Consumers complaining about AbeBooks most frequently mention customer service, tracking number and credit card problems. AbeBooks ranks 16th among Used Books sites.

Does Jeff Bezos own AbeBooks?

AbeBooks, known as a specialty bookstore, is able to procure backlist and out-of-print titles. And it’s also owned by Amazon.

Is AbeBooks trustworthy?

Is AbeBooks Legit? Yes AbeBooks is a legit company that has been around since 1996. However, there are many complaints about AbeBooks on the web, so please be careful when you are purchasing books using AbeBooks and read all terms and conditions of AbeBooks if you are signing up as a seller.

Who runs AbeBooks?

AbeBooks is an e-commerce global online marketplace with seven websites that offer books, fine art, and collectables from sellers in over 50 countries. Launched in 1996, it specialises in used, rare and out-of-print books. AbeBooks has been a subsidiary of Amazon since 2008.

Can you sell on Alibris?

Yes, sellers from all over the world are eligible to sell on Alibris. Alibris increases the shipping price of items for buyers of items listed by sellers outside the United States to help cover international shipping costs.

Why is AbeBooks shipping so expensive?

AbeBooks is an online marketplace where thousands of independent booksellers from around the world list their books for sale. Each bookseller is responsible for listing their own books and setting their own prices (as well as their own shipping rates). Books can be expensive when they become scarce or collectible.