The Posh Glossary: Common Abbreviations and Phrases

Below are common abbreviations and phrases found on Poshmark:

  1. Posher: A member of the Poshmark community. They most-likely have an addiction and/or obsession to Poshmark, opening the app and attending Posh Parties multiple times a day.
      • Seller Stylist: Every seller on Poshmark is a Seller Stylist, not only selling their personal style, but also curating looks for their customers
  2. Feed: Your Feed is the first tab in the Poshmark app that allows you to see the activity for the people you follow, including new listings and listings they share.

  3. Following: Following another person on Poshmark means that you love their style and want to see their new listings, as well as the listings they share on your main Feed. To follow someone, click the blue ‘Follow’ button at the top-right hand corner of a closet. You can keep track of who you’re following at the top of your Poshmark closet.

  4. Followers: Followers are the people on Poshmark who love your style and are keeping track of your closet. Every time you add something new to your closet or share a listing, your followers will see this activity on their main Feed. You can see your follower count and who they are at the top of your Poshmark closet.

  5. Covershot: A Covershot is the very first photo in a listing – and first impressions definitely count, so be sure to wow potential buyers by including a gorgeous Covershot in your listings! We find that if you wear your item in your Covershot to show how you would style it, the chances of selling your item are much greater.Posh-Glossary-Covershot 
  6. Posh Party: Posh Parties are virtual shopping parties that happen in the Poshmark app four times a day. Join the Team Posh and Seller Stylists across the country for a Party where you can share your listings to all Party goers, shop other Party goers’ listings, and discover new people (and their closets) to follow. We have brand-themed and category-specific Parties during the day, and trend-themed Parties in the evening.Posh-Glossary-Parties
  7. Posh Party Showrooms: Curated collections of products that are added to or shared to a Posh Party, making it easier for you to discover and shop for new fashions and trends.

  8. Host Picks: A special Showroom in our evening Posh Parties where bloggers, rockstar community members, the Poshmark Team, and other style addicts are hand-selected to scout listings throughout Poshmark that are relevant to the Parties’ themes and curate them for you to shop in place.

  9. PFF: Posh Friend Forever. There’s nothing quite like the friendships made on Poshmark!

  10. Bundle: When a buyer wants to purchase a few items from one particular seller, the buyer can ask the seller to create a bundle. The new bundled listing will be priced to include multiple items, but the buyer only has to hit the buy button (and pay for shipping) once. Learn more about Posh Bundle.
  11. Reserve: The yellow ‘Reserve’ flag automatically appears on a listing when a buyer clicks on the ‘Buy Now’ button on the listing. It remains there for 10 minutes while they enter their information and complete the purchase.

  12. BOGO: Buy one, get one. Example uses: “Buy one, get one 50% off!” and “Buy one, get one free!”

  13. NIB: New in box.

  14. NWT: New with tags.

  15. Boutique: An item that has been purchased directly from a brand or distributor and is being sold for the first time.

  16. NWOT: New without tags.

  17. TTS: True to size.

  18. OBO: Or best offer.

  19. OS: One size.

  20. EUC: Excellent used condition.

  21. ISO: In search of.

  22. CCO: Closet Clear Out. Special promotions that happen for a limited time only. When Closet Clear Out is happening, head to your Poshmark closet and drop the price of your items by at least 10% of the lowest historical price. This will send a six-hour-long shipping discount to all your Likers!

  23. MDD: Make a Deal Day. Special promotions that happen for a limited time. To participate, tap the Price Drop button on any listing and select Offer to Likers. Next, drop the price by at least 10% and choose a shipping discount. We’ll send your offer to everyone who has liked the listing. Plus, you’ll be automatically entered to win prizes!

  24. LLC: Love or List Challenge.  Special promotions that happen for a limited time. Create a new listing to be automatically entered to win prizes. Earn an additional entry for every item you list—the more you list, the better your chances of winning!

  25. OTL: Offer to Likers. An awesome Poshmark seller tool: start with the Price Drop button on any listing and select Offer to Likers. Next, you’ll need to drop the price by at least 10% and choose a shipping discount. We’ll send your offer to everyone who has liked the listing.