Have you ever come across the marketplace buy and sell tool on the internet before? If you take a critical and careful look at the above topic, you will find the term ‘marketplace’. The term ‘marketplace’ in the topic is the most important part of the above topic.
Now, what is the marketplace? The online marketplace is the same as the normal marketplace we all know about. The only difference between these two is that one is a physical market, while the other one is an online market. You have to physically go to a market hall to make transactions while the other you make transactions online.
Online marketplaces have become very popular nowadays. We now have plenty of marketplaces online than we used to. People now prefer to make their purchases and shopping online than go to market halls or shopping halls to make transactions. On this article, I will be writing exclusively on the Facebook marketplace buy and sell.
What Is the Facebook Marketplace
The Facebook marketplace is a Facebook tool or feature of the Facebook platform. With this facebook tool, Facebook users can easily and conveniently make purchases on the Facebook platform without having to leave the Facebook platform. Facebook has other similar features like this on the platform like facebook stress and the Facebook buy and sell groups. But this facebook marketplace is the most recent of these Facebook tools. On this platform Facebook, users cannot only make purchases, but they can also list items for sales.
How to Get Access to the Facebook Marketplace
Getting access to the facebook marketplace is easy. This facebook tool is accessible as long as you are a facebook user. This facebook tool although is not open to all Facebook users. This tool is kind of a new tool and it is, therefore, open to Facebook users in selected regions and countries. If you do not have a facebook account you cannot get access to this tool. To get access to this tool you need to create an account with facebook if you do not have one.
To create an account, go to the official facebook sign up page at www.facebook.com/signup. After creating your facebook account you can now get access to the facebook marketplace platform. Now to get access to this Facebook tool, log in to your facebook account. At the left-hand column of your Facebook page, you will find the marketplace icon. Click on it to get access to it. If you do not find this icon at the left-hand column of your Facebook page it simply means that the tool is not yet available to your region or country.
How to Sell an Item on Facebook Marketplace
To sell an item on facebook marketplace is easy but only if you know how. To sell an item, follow the steps below;
- Log in to your Facebook account.
- Click on the marketplace icon at the left-hand column of your account.
- On the next page click on the sell something tab.
- Click the tab that says ‘item for sale’.
- You will have to enter the title, price, location, and category for the said item.
- Click on photos to upload your item photos.
- Lastly, click on post.
You can still follow the same steps when listing an item for sale using your mobile device.
How to Buy an Item on Facebook Marketplace
To buy an item form the Facebook marketplace, follow the steps below;
- Log in to your Facebook account.
- Click on the marketplace icon to visit the page.
- Locate and click on the item you want to buy.
- Lastly, click on message to send a message to the seller or click on ask for details to automatically send message asking about item availability.
That’s all the information you need on buying on the Facebook marketplace.