For Facebook users who use social networking to sell, will be facilitated by the presence of new features. There is a special feature to sell and buy goods.
Applicable for For Sale Groups Facebook members, they can select, features ‘Sell’ when creating a post. Each member can add a description of the goods sold, including price and location of delivery of goods.
Through facebook information, like e-commerce site, the seller can also inform the availability of the goods sold by marking their posts ‘Available’ or ‘Sold’.
Through her blog, Facebook tells a number of examples of communities that use For Sale Groups with routine. For example, Lisa Duncan-Thayer of Florida. He formed the group Made By Mama Buy / Sell / Trade to sell knitted items and provide a place for local artisans to sell their handicrafts.
Currently there are more than 4,500 members in Pinellas County, Florida, and the group claimed to have helped many women change their hobby into a business.
In addition there is also a professional guitarist Kadu Carvalho. Men from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is shaping up Group, which aims to help musicians in Brazil buy and sell their musical instruments.
Within 3 years, the group has collected more than 34,000 members. This group not only helps Kadu to buy and sell musical instruments, but also bears his name and also public awareness of his brand, Swell.
With the additional features of Buy and Sell, will hopefully make it easier for users who use Facebook For Sale Groups. This feature will be enjoyed in the coming months globally on iOS devices, Android and the web. But Facebook has not been mentioned in detail the time of release.