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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 & …

The power of R1 auctions

Currently, there are almost 15,000 items on bidorbuy auctions with a R1 start, popularly called Crazy Auctions. Unsurprisingly, the most populated R1 sections are Stamps and Coins & Notes, with 2668 and 1786 items respectively. The Jewellery & …

An artist, and a bidorbuy entrepreneur

Seller: MIKE TALJAARD Name:  Mike Taljaard Mike Taljaard used to struggle to sell his art. Today, he enjoys internet fame and is one of the most sought-after artists on bidorbuy. Here, Mike unselfishly shares his formula for bidorbuy success. I …

Marvellous mosaic

The versatile mosaic can transfer a humble object into a thing of beauty. Mosaic may not be the most popular hobby out there, but that’s because it’s not for the faint hearted. This craft (or art) form is more difficult to master than many other leisure …

Stop by bidorbuy stores

If you’ve been paying attention, you noticed that at the end of March 2012 bidorbuy introduced the concept of online stores. It took a lot of work, but you must admit that they look great. Did not see them yet? Take a peek. The advantages of stores for …