Do you enjoy shopping or do you want to trade? There are so many platforms whereby you can do that. Although, some platforms might not offer you what you expect. How about you try out Bidorbuy? Bidorbuy is however a South African online marketplace that helps bring buyers and sellers of goods and services through online bidding which is also known as auctions or through fixed prices. What makes shopping and trading on Bidorbuy fun is the auction they do whereby goods are sold at high prices to the highest bidder. But, note that money transactions made on Bidorbuy are in south African currencies.

Furthermore, Bidorbuy follows the eBay business model whereby buyers and sellers of goods transact with each other. But, note that to bid or buy any goods on the platform, you have to first process the signup. Also, before you can transact on the platform freely, you have to be up to the age of eighteen and above. Not only that, to transact on the site you have to respect the terms and conditions of the platform. The main purpose of the Bidorbuy platform is to supply a trading model which enables small retailers and also hobby sellers to be noticed by the very large audience of potential customers who might be far from them but are still willing to patronize.

Bidorbuy has different types of users which are on its platform, these types of users include buyers and sellers, verifies users, affiliates, and also rating systems. Therefore, not only do buyers have the opportunity to visit the platform to bid or buy goods but also as a trader, you can put up your goods and services for auctioning and sale. The Bidorbuy platform also has an app by which it can be accessed. The app is however available for you on your Google play store and app store for your Android and iOS devices respectively. The Bid or buy app however is also considered the easiest way to get free access to all of the platform’s features. However, if you are interested in visiting the platform for transactions, this article is meant for you. Therefore, read through to know more about Bidorbuy.

 Categories of Products on Bidorbuy

On Bidorbuy there are so many things you can buy and most or even all have been grouped into different categories, to make locating the type of goods to purchase very much easier for you. However, these goods are up for bidding while some are up for sales. To find what you want and even see other related goods, click on any category of your choice on the website to make your choice. Here are the categories listed below;

  • Antiques and collectibles
  • Art
  • Automotive
  • Baby
  • Books and collection
  • Business, farming and industry
  • Cellphone and accessories
  • Clothing, shoes and accessories
  • Coins and notes
  • Computer and Networking
  • Craft
  • Electronics
  • Gaming
  • Garden, Patio and Pets
  • Gemstones and rocks
  • Gift vouchers and coupons
  • Groceries and household
  • Health and beauty
  • Holistic and esoteric
  • Home and living
  • Militaria
  • Movies and television
  • Music and instrument
  • Photo and video
  • Property
  • Sport and leisure
  • Stamp
  • Toys and office
  • Travel and entertainment
  • Unusual
  • X-Rated adult material

With the above-listed categories, you can easily find stuff you want to purchase on the platform. However, you cannot buy from any of these categories without first processing the sign-up or sign-in. Therefore, visit the platform and make purchases from any of the categories after you must have signed in to an account.

Bidorbuy Login/Sign up

Before you can bid or buy on the platform or even put up your products for sale, you must process the Bidorbuy sign-up or login. However, the Bidorbuy sign-up and sign-in give you the privilege to have access to all the features of the platform. One of which is shopping smart and not missing out on special deals, the best offers, cray auctions, and many more. To enjoy these and other unique features of the platform, you have to first process the Bidorbuy login/sign up with these steps listed below;

Sign up

  • Visit the Bidorbuy website or open the mobile app
  • Click on the My Bidorbuy sign in/join button
  • On the redirected page, click on the “Register” button
  • Enter your personal information required of you
  • Create a strong password
  • Select a newsletter subscription
  • Click on the agree box
  • Tap on the create account button
  • Verify your mobile number using the verification code sent to your mobile


  • Visit the Bidorbuy website or open the mobile app’
  • Click on the My Bidorbuy sign in/join button
  • You would be redirected to the login page
  • Enter your login information
  • Click on the login button

Your Bidorbuy sign-in credentials are gotten from your Sign up. However, you must process the sign-up before trying to process the login. Then after which, you can now buy products on the platform.

How to Buy Products on the Platform

Have you seen something you really like on the platform and then you want to make a bid or buy it? You can after you must have signed up for the platform. if you are a new visitor to the platform, note that transactions made on the platform are in South African rands. Buying on the platform is very easy. Also, to make purchases on the platform, you can start with a bid. Or follow these steps below to buy goods from Bidorbuy;

  • Visit the platform via the website or using the mobile app
  • Sign into your account
  • Locate a good you would love to purchase
  • Click on it
  • Tap on the buy now button’
  • For goods put up for bidding, enter a bid from the price set on the item and above
  • Click on the bid button
  • You would however get a reply if you are the highest bidder of that product so you can make purchase.

Your visit to the platform is incomplete without making a bid or buying anything from the platform except you are a marketer. Therefore, you should follow these steps listed above to buy from the platform or make an auction.

How to Sell Products on the Platform

Do you know that you can also make money on Bidorbuy? How? Bidorbuy is a platform whereby people visit to make buy and also make auctions of different products. Therefore, you can put up products for bidding or sale on the Bidorbuy platform for your goods to be seen by a very large number of audiences. But you have to first process the sign up using the steps listed above then follow these steps below to sell on Bidorbuy;

  • Visit the Bidorbuy website
  • Click on the sell on Bidorbuy link
  • Sign in your account
  • Provide the information required of you
  • Follow other instructions given to you promptly

In conclusion, you do not need to make visits to shopping malls and supermarkets to do your shopping as just with an online platform, you can sell, buy and have access to all the features it entitles you to as a user of the website. Therefore, sign up for Bidorbuy and start accessing all the unique features the website offers to you as a user.