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Enjoy the new-look item pages

(And, sellers, banish those strips in your thumbnail images!) It comes as no surprise. After the revamp of the home page and the category pages, the tide had to reach the item pages too. We took it slowly and gradually, with the first renovation wave sweeping over Buy Now pages only. The Auction listings are […]

The July 2011 new look bidorbuy

Modern… clean… absolutely fantastic. Those were the words some of you used to describe the new-design bidorbuy that greeted you today. We agree. It took a lot of efforts from a lot of people. And the result is stunning. As of early morning 26 July 2011, our and your site looks so good one does […]

Mastering the colour wheel

Shopping decisions are often based on visual effect, most notably the colour. When you as bidorbuy seller set about choosing the colour palette for your listings, forget your personal preferences. Instead, concentrate on what kind of message a specific colour sends to the visitors of your page. Let’s examine the most commonly accepted meaning of […]

The awards and bidorbuy

The public’s favourite ecommerce website: And the 1st runner-up is: bidorbuy.co.za. Best ecommerce services website: And the 1st runner-up is: bidorbuy.co.za. Best design, standards and ease of use: And the 1st runner-up is: bidorbuy.co.za. Those are the results of the 2010 South African ecommerce awards, brought by Jump.co.za. Since the inception of the Jump ecommerce […]

Say it with a flag

You may want to express your support for your national team. You may want to show your patriotism. Or you may simply want to decorate your car. Whatever the reason, less than a month before the 2010 Worlds Soccer Cup opening ceremony in Johannesburg, the national flag is becoming a widespread ornament on South African […]