EBay.com provides an opportunity to buy a variety of products from different categories, including electronics, fashion and sporting equipment, in addition to allowing visitors to open and design their own online stores. The website also offers gift cards and the official eBay app for mobile devices.
On the home page, visitors can search for the desired products by entering keywords in the search field and filtering the results based on the selected category from the drop-down menu next to the Search button. Alternatively, they can directly access a desired category by clicking on the Shop By Category button, allowing them to peruse specific subcategories, product types and brands. The website also presents new featured collections every day in addition to daily deals with discounts of up to 75 percent for certain products.
As of 2015, eBay lets visitors sell their products through its website by listing the items they wish to sell, adding photos and descriptions, and selecting the price and shipping options. Visitors can also open an online eBay store if they have an active seller account. In the Gift Cards section of the website, eBay sells gift cards for different companies and services, including iTunes, American Airlines and Home Depot. In the Downloads section, visitors can download the official eBay app or a Web browser extension that tracks deals and discounts.