Is your ebay item page responsive to mobile devices?

First there was the desktop PC’s, then came the laptop, computers and the internet have changed we way the whole world works. Smart phones were the next leap in technology, the rise in smart phone usage means that by the end of 2014 there will be more mobile devices on the planet earth than there are people.

Some general mobile phone statistics from 2013

  • 91% of all people on earth have a mobile phone
  • 56% of people own a smart phone
  • 50% of mobile phone users, use mobile as their primary Internet source
  • 80% of time on mobile is spent inside apps
  • 72% of tablet owners purchase online from their tablets each week

The statistics just can be viewed on the following infographic by

ebay inc know the importance of  being mobile responsive.

“eBay has become immersed in the mystical world of Responsive Web Design. In fact, our top priority for last year was to make key eBay pages ready for multi-screen.”

Read more on ebay’s blog Senthil Padmanabhan Senior Principal Engineer at eBay Inc 03/05/2014

Mobile commerce is growing.
How are you going to meet this new opportunity ?

“In 2012 we exceeded our original targets for mobile sales reaching $13 billion and we’re expecting to see this grow to over $20 billion this year. Mobile has revolutionised the way people shop”

Olivier Ropars General Manager  Internet marketing, mobile commerce and e-commerce ebay inc

Expected $20 billion in sales in 2014 on mobile devices alone,with the amount of sales only set to increase as more  people adopt smart phones.

Is your current item template helping you to maximize your share of this growing sector of ebay’s business ?

If your item page is not currently coded to respond to display on a smart phone or tablet chances are you are not giving your item descriptions the best chance of engaging with buyers.

We have been busy building our next generation of mobile responsive ebay item pages, using the latest in responsive coding techniques.

We are really proud of the beautiful fully responsive ebay item templates we have created.

Check out the live examples of our new responsive ebay template designs below.