Facebook is drastically improving on daily basis, it has introduced Marketplace for its users in order for buyers and sellers to use this great feature to sell and buy different products. this features comes with updates that include new AI features.
Marketers and consumers of the products are also able to rate each other now with the rating systems ranked from one to five stars to indicate whether they had a good, bad or neutral experience.
In just few years, Facebook Marketplace has grown to become a platform with millions of users, at least one out of every three persons in the United States use this feature every other day. To learn more about Facebook’s amazing feature, the Facebook Marketplace, below is what you need to know about it. Here’s how Facebook Marketplace will become even more seller-friendly going forward.
AI Features for Faster Selling
The users of Facebook Marketplace can now get items listed and sold faster with the help of new AI features. how is this possible? kindly read on;
After the marketer or sellers uploads a photo of an item and also provides a description, Facebook Marketplace will automatically suggest a price range based on what similar items have recently sold for.
That makes it easy for the seller to determine what an item should be sold for, and helps sellers ensure products are sold for the best price, an instance is someone who doesn’t really know how much a cushion goes for but want to replace the cushion in his or her living room, he or she can easily upload it into Facebook Marketplace where the price would be determined due to previous cushion sales on the platform.
The Facebook marketplace is also eliminating another step of the selling process by automatically choosing categories to all the item being uploaded, this is done with the aid of the photo and description provided by the seller.
Ratings for Buyers and Sellers
Another feature that has just being introduced in the Facebook Marketplace is the ability of both the buyers and sellers to rate their experience with each other, as well as leave feedback to suggest areas for improvement.
Sellers will rate buyers as soon as transaction is done and/or during the negotiating moments, if the buyer sent at least one message. A buyer will only be able to rate a seller if the two parties have sent a message back and forth.
To Rate a Buyer or Seller:-
If you are a buyer or seller and you are willing to rate the experience shared with the other party on Facebook marketplace whether good, bad or neutral, here is how it can be done below;
- Open the Facebook app and tap the three-dash menu.
- Scroll down and tap “Marketplace.”
- Tap “You,” then tap “Buying” or “Selling.”
- Tap the conversation with the seller or buyer.
- Tap “Rate Buyer” or “Rate Seller” in the top right.
- Select a happy face or a sad face.
- As an optional step, you can select a reason for your rating.
- Tap “Done.”
One thing that should interest you is that after rating, neither the buyer or seller can see what he or she has being rated until after you’ve rated them.
You should also note that ratings on Facebook marketplace is only available in the Facebook app for iPhone or Android but not on the main website, so if you have being using the web version of Facebook marketplace and you intend to rate a seller or buyer, you should try visit the platform with a mobile app on Android or on iOS to do justice to that.
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