Did you decide to open an online store? Why not increase its visibility by offering customers the opportunity to purchase the goods directly from Facebook? How can you do it? Just use Blomming.
Blomming is a free online service that allows you to create an online store on which to sell any type of product and integrate it into a Facebook page. It is extremely easy to use. Here’s how to use Facebook to sell.
If you want to discover how to use Facebook to sell, the first step you need to take is to connect to the Internet site of Blomming and click the button to open your own shop. In the page that opens, click the Register button with Facebook and authorizes the service to connect to your account on the social network (just click OK).
At this point, fill out the form that will be proposed by typing the user name you want to use on Blomming in the Username field, select the currency you want to use from the text field, and click the Save button to move forward.
If you do not already have a PayPal account, put a check mark next to I have not a paypal account, I want to create one now with my Shop Blomming in order to receive payments online and create one using the wizard.
Once you have created your own shop on Blomming, you have to insert into the products to sell. To do this, click ADD A PRODUCT NOW and complete the form that is offered to you by typing the product title, price, etc.. Do not forget to add a nice picture of the object, click the Choose File button/Browse and complete the transaction by clicking on Create.
This will open the page with the product page, in which you can type a description of the object (by clicking on the pencil icon in the field), select the method of payment allowed and specify the shipping costs of the goods. Clicking on the + to add more photos of the product, while in the tag field you can specify the “labels” to categorize the object.
Once you have added all the products in your virtual store, you can use Facebook to sell by going into the Sell tab and clicking on Facebook shop that is located in the sidebar on the right side. On the page that opens, click the Go button located under the heading Sell on Facebook, select the Facebook page where you can enter your virtual store from the menu drop down and complete the transaction by clicking on the Add button tab page.
At this point, you just need to share the link to your Facebook page with your clients and they will be able to buy the goods offered in your online store from your social networks. Are you happy now? 🙂