If you want to run your business online, and you don’t know where to start. Well, I am here to take away all you worry. With the Facebook Marketplace, you get to buy and sell different kinds of items. Marketplace is different from any other online commercial platform you know. To access the marketplace, you do not need to download any extra application, all you need is to have a Facebook account and you would be able to access it from there. Most of us Facebook users do not pay attention to some icons on the platform. So we might not even notice the marketplace icon.
Like I previously stated, the marketplace is different from other online shops. Most of us that feels that we are hearing this for the first time might have even encountered the marketplace without knowing. Well with this article, I would be bringing it to your notice. The marketplace does not just enable you to sell your products, it also help you get good customers.
How to Locate Facebook Marketplace
To find the marketplace on your Facebook account is not so complicated. Also, as a Facebook user, that does not know about the marketplace you are missing a lot:
Locating the Facebook marketplace is not so hard. And it is also very important you locate it. Because once you do, you get to enjoy all the amazing benefits of the shop. Steps on how to locate the Facebook marketplace is stated below:
- First, open the Facebook app on your device
- Once the app opens, click the icon that looks like a shop front.
- The shop icon is located at different positions. But this depends on the device you are using to access Facebook.
- For desktop, it is located at the left part of your homepage
- Also, for android, it is found at the top of the page
- For iOS, it is found at the bottom.
afterward, you can then find some interesting items for the Marketplace. also, you can find free items on the Facebook Marketplace. Keep this in mind, not all regions or country is the Marketplace available.
How to Buy and Sell on Marketplace
Selling on the marketplace is a lot easier than you know. Below is how to sell your item on the marketplace:
- Go to the marketplace on your Facebook account
- Click the sell icon and choose what you want to sell
- Enter all the details including the price, your location, and categories of items you want to sell.
- Upload a photo of the item you want to sell
- Tag “post”
And with that, your item would be displayed for sale on the marketplace.
- First, go to the Facebook marketplace
- Then search for the item you want to buy and click it
- Then message the seller by clicking the message icon.
And from there you and the buyer can negotiate and discuss how you would receive the item and pay for it. And that is it.