Building a Fashion marketplaces app like Poshmark, Vinted, Mercari, Rebelle

Poshmark, Vinted, Mercari and Rebelle are some of the successful fashion social platforms. They combined the social with commerce in a more fresh and trendy approach. Building a marketplace platform (technically) might be a straight forward as we can see what have worked for them (80% of the work). And the rest of the things we might be able to figure out after we launch the platform through feedback loop and the market fit.

Few of the common Features

You might want to check our documentation on a detailed information for all the features Tradly Platform provides you out of box to launch your fashion marketplace like these famous social commerce marketplaces.

Social Login & Registration

An user who wants to register inside your apps to start using your services.

Depends on the business nature, you may want to have different registration system for your users to register. We have the below list of registrations available in the app

  • Facebook Registration: An user can use their facebook login to signin/signup
  • Google Registration: An user can use their Google login to signin/signup
  • Native email registration : An user can just any email which is not connected to 3rd party logins to Signin/signup
  • Phone number based registration: An user can signin/signup using their phone number with OTP verification in their first registration. In the subsequent signin, the verified phone number and password can be used to signin.

Customisable collections widgets

An user when he visit the home page of the app, should be able to find fresh collection of ideas.

Currently available

  • Recent list of accounts/stores/profiles
  • Recent list of Listings/Ideas/Postings/Ads

Coming soon on self serve platform (Available immediately based on manual request)

  • Custom collections based on tags
  • Using Attributes filter
  • Category (multiple)
  • Listing title
  • Price (less than, greater than, etc)
  • Offer percent (less than, greater than)
  • Location (kilometer/miles radius)

Social Marketplace Feed

An user who wants to have social media styled social feed where they can see the listings, follow stores and discover trending accounts/profiles/stores

An important part of social marketplace platform is social features where you have many engagement generating features. Things like likes, follow, chat, etc can create more engagements between different users in the app instead of just browsing different listings.

Currently available ,

  • Like listings
  • Follow accounts
  • Chat with accounts
  • User Ratings
  • User Reviews
  • Wish list (private)
  • Groups (Alpha release)

Carousel Banners

A platform owner able to use the media section to show any sort of communication on this prime placement. and link this banners to be STATIC or to product or a page, etc.

You can use this to

  • Important promotions
  • How to Guides
  • Explanation of some features
  • Specific product promotion that leads to that product page
  • Advertisement placement
  • Towards a particular tag (A tag has collection of listings)
  • And many other usages based on your ideas.

In-Built Chat

An user able to chat with prospective seller/account/tutorprofile, etc to discuss about the listings

The chat feature is more or less like the WhatsApp features which allows the users to do

  • Personal and private communications
  • Share locations
  • Attach additional private photos and documents about the listings

And more dynamic features available for you to use.

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