Suggestion Auction Website

Discussion in 'Snow Talk' started by Mike_D, Mar 12, 2019.

  1. Mike_D

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    Hi,

    There's a new website, www.shnoh.com, it's a website that enables skiers and snowboarders to sell and buy their unwanted equipment.

    It's FREE to sell, FREE to buy, so we don't take a percentage of ANY transaction - IT'S FREE.

    You can sell or buy by auction - highest bidder wins (with a reserve price so it doesn't go for too little), or by 'Fixed Price', just list it with the price you want and sell it for that price.

    You can choose your own currency when creating a listing, so the site can be used in any country, to sell and buy locally or internationally.

    All payments are secured by PayPal, they provide the security of an escrow service and a dispute resolution seller, though they will usually charge a small percentage to a successful seller.

    We aren't a faceless multinational, we're a very small outfit who put two of our interests, skiing and web development, together to make www.shnoh.com a reality.

    We won't be selling your details on, so WE GUARANTEE that you will not be bombarded with endless spam.

    The site is only a few days old, so it's looking a bit bare, so please rummage around your house, find some stuff you're not going to use anymore and list it on www.shnoh.com - FREE!

    Tell your friends!

    Michael

    www.shnoh.com
    Twitter: Shnoh_Auction
    FREE to buy, FREE to sell
     
  2. Jellybeans1000

    Jellybeans1000 Walking on a dream
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    How do you make money?
     
  3. Mike_D

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    By offering a free buying and selling website used only by skiers and boarders we hope that ski/board related companies (equipment, trips, etc) will pay us to place their banner at the top or bottom of our site. There won't be any affiliation, selling of info, paid email drops, just banner ads.
     
  4. cold wombat

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    Good luck.

    Not convinced that model has long enough legs though.
     
  5. Richard

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    Build and UX is nicely executed.

    Good approach to be a .com and cater to global audience.

    Good luck.
     
  6. cold wombat

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    Your algorithms have to work globally, but I'm still stuck to the idea your presentation needs to be local.