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South African online marketplace bidorbuy and African web portal startupAFRICA have a common ambition: to help bridge the gap between African entrepreneurs and their entrepreneurial dreams.

Make money selling clothing online

Many people looking to earn a bit of extra cash on the side have cottoned on to a new, easy way to make money in clothing online. All it takes is a little business savvy and an eye for popular pieces. See how you can do it.

Property icons

A little while ago we wrote about improved search on bidorbuy, especially in the Property category. Today, bidorbuy introduced another enhancement designed to make search for property faster and easier: icons. The icons are useful because they give a great deal of relevant information to prospective buyers in a very small space, helping them to […]

A hobby ran professionally

Seller: dihanekom Name: Dianne Hanekom Dianne Hanekom runs her own industrial properties business. She works from home and, while her tenants keep her fairly busy, she manages to find time to sell on Dianne calls her bidorbuy venture “a hobby with definite financial rewards.” Hobby it may be, but Dianne conducts it with such […]

Keep them coming back

Seller: swissluxury Name: Ahmed Bawa Give your customers top notch service and you’re sure to increase your sales volumes, says Ahmed Bawa. What do you sell? Luxury designer fashion accessories with a particular focus on watches and sunglasses. We have Diesel, Gucci, Armani, Dior, Ysl, Seiko, Aquaswiss, Tag Heuer, Chopard and many more luxury brands. […]

Buying software online

Every bidorbuy user knows that the very act of registering on the site means accepting our Terms and Conditions. Every bidorbuy seller knows that he or she has accepted and must adhere to the site’s Listing Policy which, among other thing, states that it is strictly prohibited to list pirated or counterfeit goods of any […]

There are coins, and then there are coins

As you may imagine, we at bidorbuy are thrilled to have South African Mint auction what are undoubtedly two absolute jewels for any coin collector’s collection. The auctions open today at noon and feature: The SARB 90th Anniversary Sterling Silver Set, consisting of a proof R5 circulation coin and a £100 29 gram sterling silver […]

Make most of the season

It is fun and exciting to sell online during the holidays.  And despite the tough economic climate, Christmas will come this year Yesterday, a show of hands in my gym class revealed that only two out of about twenty sweaty bodies plan to go on a holiday in December. Airline companies say that the domestic […]