How do I Sell On Facebook Marketplace | Selling on Facebook

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You may be wondering how do I sell on Facebook Marketplace, here we take you through on what you need to know and how you can go about selling on Facebook Marketplace.

How do I Sell On Facebook Marketplace

What is Facebook Marketplace?

Facebook Marketplace is a commercial destination where you look for things to buy by category and sell what you do not want to members of your locality. Selling on Facebook Marketplace is free of charge and cost nothing. You don’t pay listing fees neither are you required to pay for any sale you make. All you are required to do is list your product, which must confirm to Facebook Marketplace policy and terms and get a buyer who is interested in the products you are offering for sale and make your sale.

Facebook Marketplace Categories

Electronics, Deals, Family, Classifieds, Clothing & Accessories, Entertainment, Hobbies, Home & Garden, Vehicles and Housing.

How to Sell Things On Facebook (through Facebook Marketplace)

Tips to Sell Things on Facebook Marketplace

•    All items displayed for Sale on Marketplace must conform to Facebook Commerce Policies.

•    To mark an item as “Free”, you must enter 0 as the price.

•    Navigate to, and click on “Marketplace” in the left-wing of News Feed.

•    As the field pops open, key in a title for your listing, the price, your location, and a category for the item.

Click on the +10 photos option, to upload a photo of your item from your computer.

•    Complete the process by tapping on “Post”. In case the “Post” option is grayed out, just include a title, price, location, photo, and category.

Via Facebook Store

•Set up your Business Facebook page.

•Thereafter, upload product data and link a payment processor directly to your Facebook shop for free.

•Make use the paid or free ecommerce platform, which allows you sell products on your own website, blogs, as well as on other social channels, too.

•Next, create products, and link same to your Facebook shop by uploading good images of your products, detailed product descriptions, product size, and weight details and product numbers or inventory SKU numbers. Specify these store details also; Store contact information, customer service &  privacy policy, shipping rates, and policy and “About Us” details.

•Once your products have been listed, primed and ready for promotion to your Facebook followers and other potential customers, you can then select certain products or categories to promote via Facebook posts and ads.

How to Sell Things on Facebook (via Action Terms and Phrases)

You can still sell things on Facebook without apps and widgets. All you need to do is create action terms and phrases to post on your wall and lead your community to your website. News about a sale, new merchandise, or a discount on your wall can be shared to enable you sell effectively also on Facebook.

There you have the three mediums you can successfully use to sell on Facebook Marketplace.

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