The Dos and Don’ts of Selling on Melltoo

Are you posting on the app for the first time? Here are some tips for what (or more importantly) what not to do when you’re selling on Melltoo. Once you’re finished posting your item for sale, we will handle the headache of promoting, payment and delivery on your behalf. Selling secondhand in the UAE has never been easier!

 When “framing” the picture of an item you want to sell…

Make sure to:

  1. Take pictures using natural light
  2. Wear an item or use a model to showcase an item when possible
  3. Arrange the photo and item(s) so they are attractive

Avoid:

  1. Taking pictures at night
  2. Taking a picture with flash
  3. Taking pictures of multiple items at the same time

 

 

 

 

When choosing the background for the picture of an item you want to sell…

Make sure to:

  1. Use a table or a wall with a solid color as a background
  2. Use a hook to hang bags or clothes on a wall
  3. Clean the surface before displaying your items

Avoid

  1. Taking pictures of your items on the ground or on a floral background
  2. Using a white background or a screenshot to advertise your item
  3. Using a dirty or reflective surface as a background

 

 

 

 When buying an item…ios-chat-to-buy-classifieds-dubai-app

Make sure to:

  1. Ask detailed questions about the item you’re buying
  2. Do research on the item and know it’s original price
  3. Negotiate a fair price with the seller

Avoid:

  1. Giving out financial information to sellers
  2. Asking for an unreasonable price on an item
  3. Don’t chat with a seller about an item unless you’re really interested in buying it

 

 

 

When selling your item…2

Make sure to:  

  1. Write a good description with lots of details
  2. Use relevant hashtags
  3. Set a reasonable price for your item

Avoid:

  1. Spelling mistakes and incomplete descriptions
  2. Asking for an unreasonable price for your item
  3. Selling counterfeit items