How Selling Works

Sign up

Signing up is free and easy. Just register an account with Elevyn.

Set up your shop

Every Elevyn member gets to set up a shop (for free). Elevyn is designed to target the socially conscious shopper – read About Us for more information.

Your shop will be located at (eg: if your username is SoningCraft, your shop will be at

Your shop will also have to be linked to a Cause, whether it is a Cause created by you or by someone else. See Start a Cause.

Customize your shop

Elevyn allows you to upload your down banner and create pages to describe who you are and about your exciting products.

Elevyn’s ‘Add a page’ feature allows you to put as many articles and photos as you want – all for free.

Once you are ready with your shop, just click the Go Live button and it will be able to be viewed by the public.

List an item

An item can be listed in 4 simple step. It costs 10 cents per quantity.  

Selling an item

Currently Elevyn supports PayPal payments


Signing up and creating a shop is free. Other costs would be

  1. Listing an item – 10 cents (allows as many photo uploads as you want)
  2. Payment transactions of 3.9% + 0.30 USD by Paypal.
  3. 5% will go to your selected Cause
  4. 5% profit sharing will go to Elevyn to continuously improve the system.

What can I sell on Elevyn?

Elevyn encourages the trade of item which have elements of fair trade, environmental sustainability and items which celebrates the culture of the makers. See our pilot shop, Soning Craft as an example.

Please also see our Terms and Conditions page for more information

Can I sell on Eleyvn if I'm not in the United States?

Yes - anyone from anywhere with Internet access can sell on Elevyn.

What currency is used for transaction?

All transactions are in US dollars.

If I unlist an item, will the listing fee refunded?

No it will not.