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lystr.co.uk user guides

Welcome to the lystr.co.uk user guides. Please watch the Lystr account run-through video below before starting your journey with us. Once you have watched this, please read the "Important Information" page here.

Lystr Walk-Through:

Other Helpful Guides:

Registering for a Lystr account.

 

1 - Head over to

https://lystr.co.uk/register & select register.

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2 - Fill in your account details.

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3 - Enter your business information. 

If you're starting out, now is the time to choose a business name.

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4 - Choose your plan.

Lystr automatically adds the first 250 products to your account unless requested not to. You can make a request by emailing info@lystr.co.uk 

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5 - Choose your marketplace.

Lystr currently only support eBay UK.

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6 - Enter your PayPal Email.

This is the PayPal address in which you would like to accept payments.

If you haven't set up a PayPal account yet use the email that you would use for your new PayPal account.

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7 - Choose your item location.

This is the address in which you operate from.

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Step Eight - Enter your payment details.

You can cancel at any time.

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Step Nine - Decide whether you want to use the semi automated ordering tool Copyr. 

Watch this video to see how it works - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTyVL-PonU4&feature=youtu.be 

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Step Ten - Sign up is now complete. Please allow 24 hours for your first set of products to be added.

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Configuring your Lystr Settings.

 

Step Nine - Profit Settings

Profit Markup:
Your chosen profit margin, For example, if you have it set to 10 then you will make 10% of the purchase price. We recommend using the default settings.


eBay Fee: 
The fee you are charged by eBay per transaction (%).


PayPal Fee (%): 
The fee you are charged by PayPal per transaction (%).


PayPal Fee (Fixed): 
The fixed fee you are charged by PayPal.


Quantity in stock: 
This is the number you would to have in stock on eBay.


Round Up:
Will round up the price to the nearest whole number.

VAT: 
Tick this option if you are VAT registered. 


Offer Settings:
Beta - Leave alone.


Listing Settings:
The location of your item and the payment email address.


VeRo Settings:
This will auto-remove brand from title and description, it reduces your risk of VeRo's.

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Once you have configured your settings, you need to set up your description template. This is optional but we advise to do this, please head here to do so.

Please note if you have no listings then you will get an error when looking at the template "Preview".

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Adding products from Amazon onto your Lystr account. (Skip this if we are adding your products)

 

Step Ten: Download a Google Chrome ASIN grabber extension. There are a number you can choose from such as ASIN grabber light or YakPal.

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Step Eleven: Head over to Amazon and choose the category you would like to list. We recommend using the left side bar to reduce the search criteria, such as selecting a certain price range and 4 star and above only.

NOTE - Please ensure you select the "Prime" box. Lystr is only able to convert prime eligible listings, all others will fail.

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Step Twelve: Copy the ASIN's from the page using your ASIN grabber.

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Step Thirteen: Import the product to Lystr.

 

Head back onto Lystr and go to the "Import" page. 

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Step Fourteen: Select "Import Products", paste the ASIN and choose "Import directly to file". 

You can also choose "Review and list" which will allow you to edit the product's information before import.

Lystr accepts thousands of ASINs in a single import.

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Step Fifteen: The amazon products have now been imported to Lystr. We continuously monitor it's price and adjust to ensure that the listing is always up to date. 

Repeat the above steps to fill your inventory with products of your choice. 

To speed up the process, download the chrome extension "Asin grabber light" or "Yakpal" to select hundreds of ASINs at once.

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Setting up your eBay and paypal account.

 

Step Sixteen: You can skip this step if you already have an eBay and PayPal account.

Sign up for an eBay business account here: https://reg.ebay.co.uk/reg/PartialReg


Be sure to select "Create a business account", this will give you higher limits than a personal account. Follow the steps on ebay and create an account.

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Step Seventeen: Sign up for a PayPal business account: 

https://www.paypal.com/uk/merchantsignup/create

Follow the steps on Paypal until your account is created.

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Configuring the settings on your eBay account. 

 

Step Eighteen: Head over to eBay and opt into the eBay seller hub. 

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sellerhub

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Step Nineteen: Opt into eBay business policies: 

https://www.bizpolicy.ebay.co.uk/businesspolicy/policyoptin

NOTE - If you have not sold on the account before you may not be able to opt in. If so, move on to the next step.

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Step Twenty: Opt into the eBay global shipping program. This enables you to sell internationally.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/prf/GspPreference

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IMPORTANT
Step Twenty One: Set up your multi quantity listing settings. 

Go to eBay, then selling preferences and then tick the box which states "Listings stay active when you're out of stock."

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Step Twenty Two: Subscribe to an eBay shop if on a business account.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sub/subscriptions

IMPORTANT

If on a personal account check your promotions as you may get a free listing offer which you should use.

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Adding your products to your eBay account

IMPORTANT
eBay do not like quick growth on new accounts. If you have a brand new eBay, or have not sold before, we recommend to list items very slowly and scale your store slowly. On a brand new eBay you should not list more than 50 items at once, please watch this video on information on how to do this here.

 

Step Twenty Four: Head over to Lystr, go to your "Inventory Page" and check your products have been added by Lystr. If they have been select "Product Creation CSV". Clicking the button will automatically download your file.

If you do not want to add all the products at once use the product tick-boxes to select the products you want.

IMPORTANT
Do not open this file or it will corrupt.

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Step Twenty Five: Head back to eBay and go to your eBay reports uploads section.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/sh/reports/uploads
 

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Step Twenty Six: Select "start upload" followed by "Choose File" and select the creation file which you just downloaded from Lystr. This will upload the file to eBay.
 
Once the file says completed, check to see if your listings are active by heading here:
https://www.ebay.co.uk/sh/lst/active
 
If they are active, you can move to the next step.
If they are not, then please contact info@lystr.co.uk.
 

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Pairing your eBay listings with Lystr.

 

Step Twenty Seven: Head to the Downloads page on the Seller Hub. - https://www.ebay.co.uk/sh/reports

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Step Twenty Eight:
Select "Download Report". 

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Step Twenty Nine:
Select source as "Listings". 

Step Thirty:
Select report type as "All Active Listings". 

Download the file, do not open the file or it will corrupt. 

Step Thirty One: Go back to Lystr and click on the "Inventory" dropdown and select "Pair Products".

Click browse and upload the file which you have just downloaded from the File exchange. Select upload and wait for the file to upload.


If you get an error here it means you are using the wrong file or it is in the wrong format.

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Step Thirty Two: Head back to your inventory and you'll now see that the eBay item ID has been populated. Your eBay listings are now in sync with Lystr.

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Main setup complete. Please now check our other user guides for more information on how to do your price/stock updates and all other Lystr features.