Items for Sale: Buy and Sell on Facebook Marketplace: Is Your Facebook Marketplace Missing? [Fixed]: The Facebook marketplace feature is an easy and convenient way to buy and sell in your area. That’s how easy it is. This feature is very easy to use and understand. It opens with photos of items that people have listed for sale near you. And from that point on and forward you and the seller can then work out the details in any way that you chose. That’s just how the platform works, just in case you have been wondering. Facebook does not facilitate the payment or delivery of items in the marketplace.
Although this platform is easy to access and make use of. It is not available to everyone. For you to be able to access this function and feature you must be 18 years and older. And you must be a Facebook account holder. What I mean is that you need a facebook account in order to access this feature. If you do not have a facebook account you cannot make use of this feature. To create a Facebook account, visit the official Facebook page online or the app to create your own facebook account. Although because of scam and fraud reasons the Facebook marketplace is not available for those with a new facebook account.
For those making use of the Facebook app in iOS devices, here is an important point to note. This feature is only available for iPhones5 and later or above. It is not available for any model less than iPhones5.
Lost Access to Facebook Marketplace?
Just in case you are making use of the facebook marketplace before and lost access to the platform in the process. It may be due to some reasons. It might be that when you were making use of this feature you might have used in ways that go against facebook s commerce policies or community standards. If you think you are using it in a right way, and you are being restricted wrongly click on the marketplace icon on your facebook page. After that click on request review and fill out the form. Your appeal will be reviewed by Facebook under a week.
If your marketplace access has been restored, you may need to refresh your facebook account and download the latest version of the app.
How to Buy or Sell on Facebook Marketplace
To buy on marketplace follow the steps below;
- Click on the marketplace icon on the facebook page or on the app.
- Select and click on the item you want to buy.
- You can either click on ‘message’ to send a message to the seller or you can rather click on ask for details to automatically send a message asking about availability.
If you want to see items that you want to buy and also conversations with sellers click on the buying option in the top right corner of your facebook page.
How to Edit the Location of Items You Want To Buy On Market place Near Me
Maybe due to distance of an item, you couldn’t buy it. Do you know that you can change the location for items you want to buy? To change the locations follow the steps below;
- Click on the marketplace icon.
- Below the location menu, you will have to enter your preferred location
- Lastly select the distance you are willing to travel from your location.
If you carefully follow all the steps listed in this article you shouldn’t be having any problems with getting items for sale on Facebook Marketplace.