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bidorbuy sellers and GTIN codes

Sellers, have you noticed that there is a new field to populate when creating listings on bidorbuy: a product identifier or Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) field? It looks like this: GTIN is commonly found on the barcode number. Therefore, when …

How to make your business grow

Do you have your own small business? Do you feel you have the capacity to convert your hobby into a money-making venture? Why not consider online marketplaces like bidorbuy as a platform to grow your business... and your revenue. In today's times, …

How to protect your brand online

Theft is a concern for all businesses because it results in a loss of profit: every business’ nightmare. Theft, however, means completely different things for a typical brick and mortar store in comparison to an online store. In an online business …

New fee rate card

From 1 March 2018 bidorbuy will have a new fee rate card. Here is a summary of the changes and some of the reasons why we are making them. The limitations of the old fees structure: As our sellers know, we charge a success fee on items sold on …

How to prevent customer complaints

Customer complaints are unavoidable in any kind of business, but there are ways for sellers or business owners to reduce complaints, or even prevent them completely. This blog post serves as a guide for those who wish to reduce their complaints by a …

Tell your story: the About section

If you didn’t know, bidorbuy has a store section where a number of reputable brands and companies have a special area to showcase their products. If you haven’t seen it before, do yourself a favour and check it out. But let’s get back to business. This …

Seller tips: promote your business on social media

The power of social media is both intense and extremely exciting. Intense because of their power and reach, exciting because innovation is a regular occurrence. This blog post was created to provide advice for sellers who want to use social media to their …

SEO tips for online sellers

What is SEO and why is it so important for online sellers? This blog post aims to explain the concept in simple terms and also provide online sellers with some useful tips they can use to optimise their SEO. In the ecommerce world, sales are driven by …