Selling things on Facebook isn’t really difficult when you have a Facebook account. A Facebook account is the basic core requirement when it comes to online business. Facebook can be used for many other things one of which is online marketing and communication. You would be using a Facebook account to sell your products or service by following the steps that would be outlined in this article.
How to create a Facebook account
You can quickly create a new Facebook account if you do not have one by following the guidelines below.
- First, you need to access the Facebook webpage at www.facebook.com or you can also do this by launching any of the mobile apps you have access to.
- If you use a mobile device, you need to click the sign up link at the bottom of the page to get access to the sign up form. If you are using a PC, all you have to do is scroll down to see the sign up form.
- Now the sign up form would require details like your first name, last name, email address or mobile number if you have one. But one is compulsory.
- After filling the form completely, hit the sign up link again. Be conscious that the link would now be found at the bottom of the page.
Easily walk through the rest of the Facebook steps to complete your account set up.
How to sell on Facebook
There are different ways you can be selling things on Facebook but in this article we would be outlining only how to sell on groups and on your page. Selling items on Facebook groups is very easy, to do this,
- Click the “groups” tab from the left column of the display.
- Note that you can only sell on the buy or sell group you have already joined before. From the groups displayed, click the buy and sell group you wish to sell on.
- When the group is loaded, hit “what are you selling”.
- Enter all relevant information about what you want to sell.
Click post to make it available to all group members.
How to sell on Facebook through your page
First, you have to create a Facebook page before you can start, if can be either a fan page or a business page. On your age, look for the shop tab on the left column and click on it. If you do not see this option search google on how to enable the shop tab on your page.
- Click “add product” on the new page.
- Add relevant information about your product and you are good to go.
To finalize, click save and the item would be visible to everyone.