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Becoming a verified seller on bidorbuy

Have you ever seen that little green tick next to a seller’s name on bidorbuy? This means that the seller is verified. If you are a seller on bidorbuy and aren’t verified yet, you might want to consider it. From a buyer's perspective, knowing this …

Setting up a store on bidorbuy

If you are a seller on bidorbuy, consider setting up a store if you haven’t done so yet. It's easy to do and the benefits are numerous. From a buyer’s perspective, stores are highly beneficial too. If you are interested to know more, read on to find out …

New fee rate card

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

Carousel images on bidorbuy

You may have noticed that an increasing number of listings on bidorbuy have several images in the thumbnail section. Left and right arrow allow for scrolling through the images in thumbnail view. Each of the images can be enlarged.Better for buyersThis …

Sellers, get ready for Christmas

Here’s a question for all bidorbuy sellers: Are you dreaming of record-breaking sales on bidorbuy this holiday season? Yes? Well, now is your last chance to snap out of dreaming and get stuff done. To help you “get stuff done”, here are some tried …

Fly your drone lawfully

The new South African drone legislation comes into effect on 1 July 2015 and sellers will be required to make the buyers aware of it. Drones were among the most popular searches on bidorbuy during the Christmas 2014 shopping period. Their popularity …

Sellers, mind your attributes

Respect the attributes structure on bidorbuy to make it easier for shoppers to land on your listing. By now, you surely know that attributes have replaced many subcategories on bidorbuy. The trend, started with the Property section way back in December …

Top 10 categories in 2012

There are currently over 1.2 million items listed for sale on bidorbuy, arranged in 32 categories and numerous sub-categories. The 10 top performing categories in 2012 were: Coins & Notes Computers & Networking Jewellery & …