Consumers love shopping at online marketplaces, and where there is demand, supply will follow. Provide a well-designed marketplace to facilitate these transactions and build a stronghold in the online e-commerce scene.

Online marketplaces have a multitude of benefits to consumers. They gain access a massive range of goods from multiple sellers, which leads to competitive pricing and differentiation of products and services offered, all backed by a robust and reliable purchasing framework provided by the marketplace. This means that users flock to well-populated online marketplaces, and if you want to create one of your own, UtoMedia has the expertise to build one for you with the following features for your eCommerce website development.

For sellers:
  • Personalised shopfront web design
  • Unlimited categories for items
  • Vouchers and shop coupons
  • Dynamic cart with items from different sellers clearly demarcated
  • Individual shipping charges from different sellers
  • Individual shop policies so that sellers can determine their own shop policies such as returns and refunds
  • Buyers can review sellers and items
  • Reviews can be sorted by recent, rating, most useful, etc
  • Multiple payment methods with third party payment providers such as PayPal supported
  • Q&A section
  • Contact seller function
  • Individualised EDM/newsletter function
  • Mobile app for sellers to manage their accounts – receive notifications of orders, view the status of each order, notifications of any activity on their shops e.g. question, contact, order
  • Buttons to share on social media on each item listing web page
  • Carousel format gallery for item images; can support video if seller chooses to upload
For buyers:
  • Quick view of items
  • Gift cards purchase
  • Option to open dispute
  • Mobile app for buyers to shop on their phones
  • Responsive web design to support mobile shopping on browsers
For site administrators:
  • Promotional tools e.g. banner space, featured items, featured sellers, campaigns
  • Charge sellers a transaction fee only upon successful sales to provide a risk-free platform
  • Two types of accounts available for registration: buyer and seller accounts
  • Scalable web hosting
  • Option of enabling guest checkout and one-click purchase
  • Analytics
  • Store and brand directories

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