With everything going digital and online shopping becoming the first choice of buyers, online marketplaces have become an inevitable need of the modern day sellers. Not only these marketplaces provide you with the opportunity to sell your goods online through popular platforms, but also offer your product visibility in National and International market.
The convenience of buying while you are wearing your PJs, and not t carrying the shopping bags or worrying about parking is a relief to everyone who doesn’t enjoy a ride in the traffic. Also, as per the sellers point of view, it means more sales with fewer efforts. You may or may not have a physical store to sell things online. But it is recommended to have a presence on online marketplaces for sure. So, let’s find out which are the most popular marketplaces in India, you should definitely sell your products on.
Amazon has become the synonym to online selling and purchasing. This online marketplace came into existence just a couple of decades back and made a powerful impact on the way we shop. It has a large number of categories including home decor, health and hygiene, personal care, fashion, grocery, kids’ toys, shoes, furniture, machines, and everything else you might need except for food, liquor and medicines. Anybody who has ever shopped Online knows what Amazon is, also the company charges a nominal fee hence making Amazon the most suitable platform for online selling.
A Chinese e-commerce company dealing with B2B, B2C and C2C selling, particularly known for selling machinery and industrial items online, is one of the best destinations for putting up your stuff. This online marketplace is as popular as Amazon is, so giving it a try should prove to be a good decision.
A known name among online marketplaces for selling hand-crafted items, Ebay is also an international platform and a trusted name that deals with B2C and C2C business.
With about eighty categories, Flipkart is the Indian shopping site dedicated for e-commerce. Flipkart acquired Myntra some time ago and is the second name that strikes anybody, after Amazon, when thinking of online shopping.
Another Indian e-commerce platform commonly known in India, Snapdeal is also a popular choice for online selling. The sellers listing products on the largest online platform in India – Snapdeal – are above three lac.
A name that every fashion lover knows is Myntra. If you are looking for selling apparels, this is the place you will find a lot of traffic. The best features offered by Myntra i.e. trial at home and hassle-free return policy have made this platform reputed in the industry and trustworthy.
Present probably in every third phone in the country, this app is a straight road to access the public in India. A number of mobile wallets were launched afterwards, but none could beat the popularity of PayTM. The PayTM shopping mall is a perfect choice for online selling for budget items.
Though, Shopclues does not seem as successful as Flipkart is in India, the existence of the marketplace in such a fierce competition suggests that there’s something substantial about it.
Furniture and Pepperfry sound as synonymous as babies and first cry. But Pepperfry is no longer a furniture specific e-commerce platform. The best part is that listing of products on this site is free of cost, no charges are to be paid. The commission is charged if your product is sold.
Just like Myntra, YepMe has a strong customer base. Is fashion is your thing to sell, this is a platform suitable.
There also are other popular marketplaces for apparels which youngsters prefer, but the king of all remains Amazon. Hope you know where you have to list your product to get maximum traction and boost your sale. The way you present your product also matters in this process, so know about digital marketing services and other factors. Invest wisely while you choose an online marketplace for your product.