Cover photo tips

Show the whole item

Close-ups are good, but not for the cover photo.

Photo of a bowling ball

Take it out of bags or wraps

Help buyers imagine using the item. Show them what it will look like when they’re using it.

Photo of poker chips

Pose the item by itself

Use a plain or contrasting background for the photo. If the item has other accessories that will come with it, show those neatly in separate photos, not in the cover photo.

Photo of game controller

From the first photo buyers see, show them what a great item you’re selling.

The first photo in any item post is the cover photo, which is the one that will show in the main feed. It’s also the first photo buyers see when they tap on your item. To change the cover photo, update your post.

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