Facebook marketplace is a digital online market where you can buy and sell anything to people within your locality.
Have you ever had something you wish to sell around your community or city or let’s say you feel like engaging in an online market within your locality ?
The marketplace let people buy, sell and trade with others within their location
Furthermore, you may look at the market place as a digital ads platform where you can buy and sell anything online and Facebook will help you market your goods and services for you.
Also, Facebook market allows you to filter your search based on towns and cities within your location.
What Are The Categories Of Goods And Services On Facebook Marketplace?
So in the marketplace, you will find some of the following categories of goods and services:
- Property for rent
- Free Stuff
- Garden and Outdoors
- Home Goods
- Home improvement supplies
- Musical instruments
- Pets supplies
- Property for sell
- Sporting goods
- Toys and games
What Facebook Marketplace can do for you
- The market place can enable you to search for items to procure
- And you can browse the items based on either category or location
- If you want to sell, you can create items listing, use a Facebook app camera to make images for the items, or upload images from your device to the page.
- Has “Your Item” section which allows you to view transactions history and messages of your previous transactions
- Set custom bids for your items
- Message buyers/sellers to organize a transaction
Because Facebook takes no responsibility regarding the transaction, all transactions take place outside the marketplace platform.
What is the Coverage for Facebook Marketplace?
The marketplace covers almost all countries and allows prices of items and products to be displayed in the various countries’ currencies e.g. USA in US dollars.
And all users of this platform must be 18+ as Facebook policy does not allow minors to transact on the platform.
Also, application for this marketplace as indicated above is available for android, ios, and web.
How to access Marketplace on Web
And to access the marketplace through the web, just visit Facebook.com/marketplace
Also, remember to have access to the platform, you must have a Facebook account.
so, this marketplace is a huge avenue to you to hit it big this 2020 by making use of the platform and transact businesses within your locality.