How to succeed with your sale

Follow the tips in this guide to increase your chance of getting the listing sold as well as decreasing the risk of a negative review.
Incomplete or misleading item descriptions is the leading cause of disputes and negative reviews.

 

What to keep in mind

  • Clear pictures of the item from several angles 
  • It's important to mention any defects such as stains, scratches etc
  • Describe what's included such as receipts, chargers or other extras
  • Mention model and brand of the item
  • Measurements when relevant

4 tips on how to sell more

  • Write an informative and interesting heading
  • Offer more than one shipping option 
  • Offer combined shipping in your seller settings if you have multiple active listings
  • If you list the item as an auction consider adding a fixed price option for a quick deal

Some items are prohibited to sell at Tradera. Check out our rules here

Listings that require some extra information

Exclusive items

Remember, it's against the law to sell counterfeits

Besides the general tips above, here are some additional things to specify when selling exclusive items.

  • Serial number, logos, labels or other distinguishing features should be among the pictures
  • Is there a receipt or a certificate of authenticity
  • Does it include the original packaging, dustbags or similar?
  • Details such as model or year

Mobiles & tabletts

It's prohibited to sell Google/ICloud locked devices. Check out the rules

Besides the general tips above, here are some additional things to specify when selling phones/devices.

  • Is the device locked to a specific service provider?
  • Mention which extras that are included (chargers, receipts)
  • Is there any parts that have been replaced?
  • Is there any varranty left?
  • WIFI/SIM-card?

Don't forget to pack the item thoroughly. See packing tips

Computers

When selling a computer it's good to include the specification. You can find this for most models by googling the computer model and year.

  • Screen (inches, resolution)
  • Processor
  • Storage and memory 
  • Battery life (and if a charger is included)
  • Measurements and weight
  • Graphics card
  • Extras that are included

Don't forget to pack the item thoroughly. See packing tips

Games & consoles 

We don't allow the sale of gaming accounts. Go to the rules 

Besides the general tips above, here are some additional things to specify when selling games and consoles.

  • Which region/language is the game made for
  • Are any redemable codes used or not?
  • Does it include any extras? (controllers, chargers, cables)

Want some tips about packing? Check out our packing guide