25 Tips to Sell Your Second Hand Stuff Online

swapit_marketing-dollarSelling your second hand things online is a great way to recover money you have previously spent on those items. At the same time, you also contribute to the environment by actively encouraging people to buy used items instead of purchasing new ones from the store.

There are a variety of websites online as well as places offline, where you can list your stuff for sale. One of the more popular such places is our Swapit Marketplace App. However, generally the rules are all the same and the real trick to finally make your sale, comes from a combination of different techniques you can use to:

  1. Present your product best
  2. Communicate its core purpose
  3. Show the price/value of that product

We’ve put together the probably most comprehensive list of 25 tips that help you close your sale quickly. Some of such tips are geared a bit toward our Swapit Marketplace, but most of them are generally applicable to any marketplace or classified out there. So let’s take a look at the full list of our 25 Tips to Make a Sale:

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Swapit Update: Feature Your Items

swapit-blog_downloadWe’ve just updated Swapit again and this time with a great new feature that gives you the power to feature any of your items all by yourself!

Get Your Swapit Update Today: http://get.swapit.la/now

 

After our last update with the brand new home of Swapit, we’ve now added a feature many of you have been asking us about: You can now feature your own items inside Swapit.

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Feature

Getting featured on Swapit is really easy. You can simply open any of the items you’ve posted and click the FEATURE button at the bottom of that screen. Follow the instructions and your item will be featured. At a rock bottom price of $1 per feature, your item will remain featured for a full week on the home screen of Swapit.

Here is how that looks like on the new Swapit home screen:

Large Profile Pictures

Again, due to our users’ great feedback, we’ve now made it possible to view the profile pictures of sellers in big format. That makes it easy for people who want to meet up, to know what the meeting partner looks like before they are at the spot.

Stay tuned for future updates. At our blog, you’re absolutely at the right place. Feel free to sign up by email to stay on top of the game.

Have you tried Swapit yet? It’s free. You can get it here: http://get.swapit.la/now

3 Winners Were Chosen for the Swapit Mobile Studio – XMAS Promotion

CONGRATULATIONS to the 3 winners of our Post+Win a Mobile Studio from Swapit!

The 3 Winners:

  1. 219 posts: rads*****@gmail.com
  2. 72 posts: julia*****@gmail.com
  3. 44 posts: nani*****@gmail.com

 

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We’ve just reached out to our three winners and they now have 24 hours to reply to our email. Once we receive a reply, we’ll arrange for a hand over of a Swapit Mobile Studio to each of the winners.

It’s been great to see a lot of people participating and sharing Swapit to their friends.

Have you tried Swapit yet? You can download it for free from: http://get.swapit.la/now

SELL+WIN: Only 24 Hours Left

There are only 24 hours left to join our promotion and stand a chance to win an awesome Braven Bluetooth speaker!

All you need to do is: Post any item for sale on Swapit. You will automatically enter the promotion.

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The more items you post, the higher your chances!

If you post 2 items, you’ll double your chances to win. If you post 3 items, you’re chances are even higher, and so on. You can sell your items or post them as free give away items. Please make sure your items comply with our Swapit terms, though.

Go to Swapit now & post an item.
It only takes 30 seconds!
Post your item here: http://app.swapit.la/post

Want to find out more? Read the full article with time schedule at: SELL+WIN a Braven BRV-PRO Bluetooth Speaker (August 1-15)

SELL+WIN: Only 3 Days Left

There are only 3 days left to join our promotion and stand a chance to win an awesome Braven Bluetooth speaker!

All you need to do is: Post any item for sale on Swapit. You will automatically enter the promotion.

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The more items you post, the higher your chances!

If you post 2 items, you’ll double your chances to win. If you post 3 items, you’re chances are even higher, and so on. You can sell your items or post them as free give away items. Please make sure your items comply with our Swapit terms, though.

Go to Swapit now & post an item.
It only takes 30 seconds!
Post your item here: http://app.swapit.la/post

Want to find out more? Read the full article with time schedule at: SELL+WIN a Braven BRV-PRO Bluetooth Speaker (August 1-15)

SELL+WIN: Only 1 Week Left

There is only 1 week left to join our promotion and stand a chance to win an awesome Braven Bluetooth speaker!

All you need to do is: Post any item for sale on Swapit. You will automatically enter the promotion.

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The more items you post, the higher your chances!

If you post 2 items, you’ll double your chances to win. If you post 3 items, you’re chances are even higher, and so on. You can sell your items or post them as free give away items. Please make sure your items comply with our Swapit terms, though.

Go to Swapit now & post an item.
It only takes 30 seconds!
Post your item here: http://app.swapit.la/post

Want to find out more? Read the full article with time schedule at: SELL+WIN a Braven BRV-PRO Bluetooth Speaker (August 1-15)