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Social commerce, what is it?

Social commerce is a subsection of ecommerce which uses social media platforms to initiate or even conduct the buying and selling process. Elements such as online communities, social advertising and user ratings all form part of the facilitation and …

Shopping is a private affair

To keep your bidorbuy buying (or selling) habits privileged information, take care to choose a user name that does not identify you as – you. Lower prices, wide selection, 24/7 availability, convenience… all that is well and fine, but there is one less …

Buyer protection boost

The new, enhanced bidorbuy Buyer Protection Programme came into effect on 22 September 2014. If you looked carefully (as we are sure you have), you would have noticed this new bit of content: at the top left of every page of bidorbuy.co.za And if …

FindPrice for smart shopping

As of yesterday, you are no longer to go to Jump Shopping (one of the members of the bidorbuy group of companies) when you want to compare the prices of same or similar products. Instead, head for FindPrice. FindPrice was launched by Jump Shopping to …

The ease of search

When you are looking for a specific item, you want to find it, and you want to find it now, right? That is why we are constantly working to make it easy for you to land spot-on that proverbial needle in the haystack made up from 850,000 plus (and …

The bidorbuy iPhone app

On Monday 12 December we recorded three thousand visits to bidorbuy.co.za from an iPhone endowed with the bidorbuy app. Not bad for a tool that was released on Friday 9 December 2011! It is to the credit of bidorbuy developers that only four days later …

Christmas tale à la bidorbuy

(Otherwise known as: If it can be bought, it can be bought on bidorbuy) Looking at the newest series of pretty banners on the bidorbuy.co.za home page, it occurred to us that they tell a picture story. It goes something like this: Banner 1: December …

The Coins and Notes New Buyers Competition

Proudly sponsored by Randcoin If you have never purchased a coin or note on bidorbuy, but have always wanted to give it a go, this is the perfect time to do it. Coins and notes are a gift that keeps on giving. Experience the thrill of purchasing a …