Netmarket was the first website who introduce online shopping in 1994 after that immediately Amazon launched in 1995 and list go on, there are many reasons why everyone wants to market their products online in this list Facebook also comes online marketing needs good customer base and social media site Facebook has 2.93 billion users as per 3 March 2019 and it is very good.
Facebook has 2.93 billion users as par 3 March 2019. So it is a great place to sell and buy products. On 3 October 2015 Facebook launched Marketplace, marketplace is a free platform where you can sell and buy product at local as per your choice, it is a digital marketplace so it is open for everyone and easy to use and no need of any types of equipment to run you just need Smartphone, your business will link to your social media account Facebook
What Facebook marketplace allows users to do?
- Sell products in your locality
- Bye products from local people
- Develop your business on the marketplace
- Create custom bids for items
- Message buyers/sellers to arrange transactions or meeting
- Add photos to your products
- You can give a description of your product
So as you see marketplace give you almost every facility you need in one business and the most important thing you can sell almost everything on marketplace from clothes to TVs and even cars and real estate. And with all this Facebook is social media site so you will improve your contacts also.
Who can use Facebook marketplace?
Everyone who has an account on Facebook and you have to be 18 or older to buy and sell on marketplace. Facebook marketplace is available in country like India, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Dominican Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay
You can use Marketplace on iPhone 5 or later, Android and iPad with the help of a Facebook app or on your desktop also.
As we know Facebook marketplace is for local people so Facebook marketplace is available in many language like-Afrikaans, Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, Canadian, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian (bahasa), Italian, Malay, Norwegian, Portuguese, Brazilian, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Thai and Turkish
How safe marketplace is?
People can see the information that you publicly share on Facebook. If your share post is privet not everyone can see You get to decide how much information you willing to share. Use Facebook Messenger or communicate via Marketplace to avoid spam and phishing. Don’t share your personal or bank information during communication but as we know Facebook is social media site so every kind of person comes on it so it’s up to you how you handle them.