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A new chapter: our new identity

The time has come! bidorbuy is one of South Africa’s oldest ecommerce sites. We have been around for 20 years, always with the same brand. We recently switched to the responsive website and that was an excellent opportunity to infuse the well-known and …

bidorbuy is responsive!

It was a big step, it took a lot of work, but we did it: we launched the responsive bidorbuy.co.za site on 13 January 2019! What does that mean for you, the user? It means that there are no more desktop and mobi versions of bidorbuy. Now there’s just …

bidorbuy is the best marketplace

bidorbuy is the winner of the 2017 PriceCheck Tech and Ecommerce Awards in the Best Marketplace Platform category. Needless to say, we bidorbuy are elated, and we are sure that bidorbuy buyers and sellers are glad too. This is the second year in a …

10 tips for winning an auction

Buy-nows are starting to dominate bidorbuy.co.za, the marketplace which was launched as an online auctions-only platform back in 1999. Currently, auctions make about 16% of all items listed and about 59% of all items sold on the site. The rest are …

Full steam ahead

How bidorbuy, Shopify and uAfrica helped Bookdealers increase their online traffic and sales. Bookdealers, based in Johannesburg, chose to use uAfrica’s Multichannel with Shopify and bidorbuy to triple their online traffic and increase sales seven …

bidorbuy to star in feature film

bidorbuy will be seen on the big screen in the new feature film, Skorokoro, scheduled for release in November 2015. From Phoenix Films Press Release: Phoenix Films is proud to welcome bidorbuy to the world of films. This November bidorbuy will …

How to use bidorbuy Pick Lists

Uploading your products using a Bulkload CSV file is a great way to list many products in bulk. One way to easily create this file is by using the bidorbuy Pick List functionality. Simply select the products you'd like to add to your Pick List, view your …

Vote for bidorbuy

Please vote for us as your favourite ecommerce site in the eCommerce Awards 2014. Why do we deserve your vote? We are bidorbuy, South Africa's online marketplace. Launched in August 1999, bidorbuy is a South African online marketplace that brings …