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Example of How To Find and Advertise Your Want To Obtain Products


For a general overview, please see 'Overview of Buying, Selling, Swapping & Meeting' help article.

Step-By-Step Example

This example explains how to advertise for that you want to buy products.

In Summary

This example will show you how to:

  1. Create An Item
  2. Advertise Your Item

In Detail

This example helps you understand how you can use SwapAce to advertise that your business requires products. It will help you understand how to create and advertise this item (as a 7 day advertisement, asking for open-swap offers).

  1. Create An Item

    Select 'Add New Item' from the 'My Stuff' sidebar. (For more information about adding an item please see the help article on 'How Do I Add An Item').

    Create An Item Now.

    Example: Products Item

    If you would like to obtain products such as stock for a shop, you may add your item like this:

    1. Select Item Type: Obtain
    2. Select Item Categories:
      Products > CDs, DVDs & Videos > DVDs

    3. Products > Business, Office & Industrial > Business > Wholesale & Bulk Lots
    4. Add Item Details:
      • Item Title: Stock: Bulk Blank Re-writable DVDs wanted
      • Item Description:
        10 000 Verbatim 4.7GB DVD+RW 2.4xx required. Must be brand new and in original factory packaging as this stock will be sold retail. I would also like to see proof of purchase.
  2. Advertise Your Item

    Select 'Advertise Item' from the 'My Stuff' sidebar or when viewing the item details. (For more information about advertising an item please see the help article on 'How Do I Advertise An Item?').

    Advertise An Item Now. (FREE)

    Example: Products Advertisement

    If you would like to create an advertisement with your products item, you may add your advertisement like this:

    1. Select Advertisement Type: Open-Swap
    2. Add Advertisement Details:
      • Advertisement Duration: 7 days
      • Payment Options:
        • Direct Bank Deposit
        • Credit Card
      • Delivery/Shipping Options: Each party (myself and the person whose offer I accept) to pay any relevant delivery/shipping costs for the items you are each providing

What Happens Next

  • Receive Offers From Others: people can make offers to you. You can accept any of these offers, or wait until the end of the advertisement (to automatically accept the best offer).
  • OR

  • Make Offers To Others: you offer your item to other people who are selling products.
    1. Find People: you can search or browse for other people who are selling products.
    2. Make An Offer: make an offer to other people, who can then accept your offer

Additional Information

Use these screens for more information and help about using SwapAce:


This is a key to the various styles used in help articles:

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