Setting up your account is easy.First you will need a valid email account as we verify all account to protect and verify the users of SwopMarket. In the registration page, choose a username to help identify yourself in the market.We recommend something that is easy to remember and not using your email to preserve your private information until you are buying selling or swoping an item.If your username is already taken, we will prompt you for the different name.You will then be asked to enter your valid email which will be sent a email validation request.Then choose a password which contains atleast 6 characters containing atleast one uppercase, one lowercase and one number in 6 characters. Enter the same password twice to ensure the password is as you have typed it. The password will not be emailed to you so please remember it. If you do lose your password, you will be able to reset your password through the forgot password menu.
Buying is simple on the SwopMarket app. You can only buy if you are logged into app.Once your are logged in,browse the items for sale in the home page.Once you choose an item you like, add the item to the cart by pressing the I want to buy button.The cart is then added with your purchase. Review your item in the cart and proceed to purchase by pressing the checkout button.After that, you will be taken through to our prefferec payment method, PayPal, debit or Credit card and the transation will be completed. For your security, we do not store your PayPal, debit or credit cards detail on our site.These are managed by our payment provider. PayPal to ensure your security is maintained at all times.Each transaction will generate unique transaction number and invoice to hehlp record your purchase. Each purchase can charge two items to your account, the cost of the item you are buying with its delivery costs if applicable.
Selling is simple on the SwopMarket app.You can only sell if you are logged into app.Once your are logged in, add an item for sale through side menu in new listing.Once you choose item you want to sell, you can take a picture of the item or upload one from you phone picture library. You can add upto four pictures per item. After this,add a title of the item you want to sell, make sure the title is accurate to what you are selling.After this, add a category represting the item your are selling from a category dropdown list.For some categories there are sub-categories that you can choose to give more specific information to a buyer.Provide a small description to your item and please do accurately describe what you are selling. We recommend to aslo highlight any defects to prevent any issue later. if the description does not reflect the item sold, on a complaint from the buyer, SwopMarket reserves the right to reverse the transaction and repay the buyer from the seller account.Add a price that is reflective of what your are selling. Setting a price too high will make it difficult to sell your item, so be realistic. Give the location of the item so buyers can understand where the item is. We suggest you to keep the location to your general postcode so as to maintain your privacy until you strike a deal with a buyer. You now have an option to put in some further details that can help increase the chances of sale.
Swopping is our thing.We want to encourage all to swop those things you don't want or need those things you do. The swop menu is found by going to the new listing tile in the side menu screen. You can only swop if you are logged into app. Once you are logged in, enter the new listing menu and press the listing button to choose for swop.Once you choose an item you want to swop, you can take a picture of the item or upload one from your phone picture library. You can add upto 4 pictures per item.After this, add a title of the item you want to swop Make sure the title is accurate to what your are swopping. After this, add a category representing the item you are swopping from the category dropdown list. For some categories, there are sub categories that you can choose to give more specific information to interested swoppers.