Iwing Marketplace FAQ

Here are some common questions about buying on Iwing Marketplace

Iwing Marketplace  was founded in 2018 to connect small African and Black-owned business with customers looking for trusted wedding vendors, freelancers and artisans  professional services.

Iwing Marketplace provides a search engine and a marketplace for small black businesses to find and attract customers.

Business owners connect directly with customers through their Iwing Shop, make negotiations with clients, collect payments through their payment methods and deliver goods or services. As a seller, all the money you make selling on the platform is yours. You don’t have to pay any transaction fees to Iwing Marketplace. 

Iwing Marketplace is a search advertising platform und the world. You can discover artisans, fashion designers, event vendors, freelancers, real estate agents, accountants, creative entrepreneurs all in one place. The app and website  is highly secure, fast and easy to use.

 

Anyone can use Iwing Marketplace to search for products or services. You don’t need an Iwing Marketplace account to search or to purchase on the platform.

If you search and discover your desire product or service, simply visit the vendor’s website to shop. You can as well contact them directly through their email or phone number or visit their physical location.

As a buyer, we recommend you use PayPal to shop from vendors so you can use PayPal resolution center if need be. 

1- Locate sellers by performing a search for items you’re interested in. You can search for businesses nearby, by cities, by states or by countries

2- Visit sellers Iwing store in the search results. Check out their reviews, website or social media pages.

3- Contact seller if you have question about an order or visit their shop

4 If satisfy with the research, you can purchase directly from seller or through the link they provided in their Iwing Store, such as their Amazon store, Etsy store, Airbnb link, Fiverr profile, Upwork profile, PayPal link, Social Media platform. We strongly recommend you make payment through their trusted links like PayPal that can resolve conflicts.  

5- Receive product or service directly from vendor

6-Leave a review on seller’s Iwing Store .

 

Why choose us 

  • Easy to use
  • Trusted vendors
  • Authentic and affordable products and services 
  • Higher incoming traffic.
  • Direct contact with vendors
  • Ability to negotiate price with vendors
  • Smart search engine that makes it easy to find items near you and in different cities and states. 
  • Multiple sellers makes it easier to compare price thus huge savings 

Haven’t received your order or something wasn’t as it was described? 

First, contact the seller. They may be able to assist you. If not then do the following. 

Open a case on PayPal if you made payment through PayPal 

Open a case on Amazon if item was purchase through Amazon store.

Open a case on Etsy if item was purchase through Etsy store.

Contact us for more Information 

 

To save a shop. Visit a shop and click the love heart at the top right.

To see your favorites, cGo to Menu and click on Favorites 

Here are some common questions about selling on Iwing Marketplace

Joining and starting a shop on Iwing Marketplace is not free.  There is one basic advertising fees you pay every 2 years. 

It cost $150 USD to subscribe to Iwing Marketplace. 

There is no transaction fees when you sell on Iwing Marketplace. All the money you make is yours. 

When you subscribe to Iwing Marketplace, you are automatically participating in  Iwing Marketplace advertising and search advertising services. 

Once you subscribe to Iwing Marketplace, customers will buy directly from you through your website, social media, or they may call and visit your shop. So Iwing Marketplace do not collect any transaction fees, payment processing fees or shipping fees. You provide your own payment methods directly to your clients and you also take care of your shippings

It’s easy to create a shop on Iwing Marketplace. (if you don’t already have one), sign up, subscribe then add your business. 

To add your shop, you will need the following

1- Business Name 

2- Business Phone Number

3- Business Email   

4- Services

5- Website/ Payment Method or Online store 

6-Social Media Handles ( 4 links, could be Facebook, instagram, Twitter, Youtube etc)

7- Category

8- Working Hours

9- Location

10- Photos (3 cover photos)

11-Brief description about your Business

 Make sure to communicate to customers how you want them to pay you for your products  or services. We strongly recommend using PayPal.

Finally there are many methods on how to pay your Iwing Marketplace subscription. You can pay through the website and upload your business or you can submit the contact form and one of our representative will help you upload your business

Iwing Marketplace is a convenient destination for people to discover, buy and sell products or services. People can find what they are looking for by filtering their results by location and category using our website and app. If your Iwing Store/Profile shows up in the results, you’ll be found by your prospective clients.

Your Iwing Marketplace Store/Profile is a  business listing from Iwing Marketplace. It allows you to provide details and photos of your business, including your location, services, website, social media links and products. 

Customer will shop through your website which you provided in your Iwing Store or contact you directly to buy from you. You don’t have to pay any transaction fees. All the money you make from selling on the platform is yours.

You can also sell your products or services directly to customers  by adding other stores on your Iwing Profile like you Amazon store, Etsy store, Airbnb link, Fiverr profile, Upwork profile, Social Media platform Customers will see these links on your Iwing Store/Profile and will click on them to shop from you. 

 

Wedding vendors, artisans, freelancers, construction vendors can all sell their products or services to customers on Iwing Marketplace. They can sell to thousands of nearby customers, local customers and non local customers who visit Iwing Marketplace to search for brands like theirs 

Here are some categories on Iwing Marketplace.

WEDDING VEDORS

1- Restaurant & Catering Services

2- Women’s Fashion

3- Children’s Fashion

4- Men’s Fashion

5- Fashion Accessories

6- Fashion Designers / Tailors

7- MC / Event Hosts

8- Cake Decorators & Pastries

9- DJ Services

10- Hair Braiders & Stylists

Barbers

11- Bartenders

12- Wigs & Human Hair

13- Snacks and Treats

14- FoodStuffs Shop

15- Event Planners & Decorations

16- Entertainers

17- Makeup Artists

18- Jewelry

19- Photo & Video Services

20- Event Venues

21- Party supply Rentals

22- Beauty & Spa

23- Car rentals 

Professional Services 

24- Attorneys / Lawyers

25- Counseling Services

26- Real Estate Agents

27- Auto Repairs and Sales

28- Health & Wellness

29- Books

30- Website and App Developers

31- Tyre/Tire Repair Shop

32- Tutoring Services

33- Handyman Services

34- Travel Services

35- Cleaning Services

35- Shipping Services & Delivery

36- Blog, Vlog & Podcast

37- Educational Services

38- Virtual Assistants

39- Graphic Designers

40- Financial Advisors 

41 – Fitness Instructors 

42- Movers 

and so much more 

 

 

 

-Easy to set

-Greater trust among buyers.

-Direct contact with clients 

-No sales commission 

-Higher incoming traffic.

-Sell directly in our spotlight interview 

1-Generate sales or enquiries

2-Reach new customers

3- Improve your company image

4-Create awareness of your products or services

5-Get the word out about a sales promotion or offer

6-Increase your online presence

7-Avoid burn out

8-Save money

9-Reach nearby customers

10-Fight Competition

IWING SEARCH RESULTS 

Get in front of potential customers at the very moment they’re searching

IWING NETWORK 

We help you establish trust with potential customers and place your ads on relevant websites and channels 

IWING SPOTLIGHT LIVE INTERVIEW 

Engage with customers and demonstrate your products to help guide them to the sale.

IWING CHANNELS

Your posts get promoted on our social media, podcast, email, articles section, bulletin board and other platforms 

Buyers can find your product or service by filtering their results by location and category using Iwing Marketplace website or app. If your business shows up in the search results, you’ll be found by your prospective clients.

We also help buyers find your  products or services through our spotlight live interviews, flyer designs, article writing services, bulletin board advertising,  social media share or by running an advertising campaign.

If you don’t have a website, your Iwing store can serve as your website. Put in on your Instagram bio, facebook page bio, WhatsApp store or on your youtube channel so buyers can discover it. 

Your Iwing Marketplace store have all your website, social media links, catalogs, reviews all in one place, making it easier for buyers to find all they need to make a quick buying decision. Consider Iwing Marketplace as your 24/7 sales team. 

Even if you already have a website, you can share your Iwing marketplace so your customers can see your reviews and sales promotion. 

Customers are not all on one place all the time so it’s important to be in places where your target customers are, like Iwing Marketplace. 

It’s been proven scientifically that selling on marketplaces will help you build trust, reach more buyers and save cost. Integrating your website on Iwing Marketplace offers many benefits.

Iwing Marketplace attract every day more and more Internet users. We’re talking about more than 300 thousands unique monthly visitors. These are all potential buyers who might easily discover your business and shop from you.

The huge popularity of Iwing Marketplace automatically provides you the accessibility to all its customers  without having to spend any money on marketing. It’s a good opportunity for small business owners to gain good profits without any advanced investments.:

Your target customers buy the same product as yours from the Marketplace due to a lack of trust. Once your product reaches Iwing Marketplace, it will get more exposure and this will definitely motivate Iwing users to go for instance purchase.

Iwing Marketplaces provide you an option to expand your business reach globally with minimal effort. Sellers can access millions of potential customers globally without making any advance investments.

 

 

 

Manage your iwing marketplace account

1- Go to the website or app

2- Tap sign up 

3 Complete the form 

( Password must be more than 6 letters or numbers)

4- Tap sign up to create account 

 

1- Go to the website or app

2- Create an account by signing up.

3-  Go to the menu and tap Subscribe

4- After subscribing, go to the menu and tap Add Business

5- Fill out the form, then save, Business will be uploaded automatically.

 

 

To add your shop, you will need the following

1- Business Name 

2- Business Phone Number

3- Business Email   

4- Services

When adding services, make sure to hit the plus sign to enter services 

5- Website/ Payment Method or Online store 

For your website to be responsive, make sure to add the https

Example https://iwingmarketplace.com

6-Social Media Handles ( 4 links, could be Facebook, instagram, Twitter, Youtube etc)

For your social media links to be responsive, make sure to add the https

Example https://www.instagram.com/iwing_marketplace

7- Category

Make sure to choose a category 

8- Working Hours

9- Location

Make sure to add the following 

Country 

State 

City 

Address

Location on the map 

10- Photos (3 cover photos)

Always make sure to reduce the size of your photo 

11-Brief description about your Business

Keep it short 

Website

1- Tap My Business in the top right 

2- Under selected business, tap edit 

3- Edit the desire business

5- Save the form and it will automatically save the changes and upload the business 

Delete a business

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap settings

3- Tap Business

4- swipe left to the desire business

5- Tap delete 

You can add ads in your catalog such as flyers, products, deals or any vital information about your business. 

You must be a subscribed member to add ads

1-  Go to the menu

3- Tap add Ads on desired business

4- Fill the form 

5- Save  and upload

 

 

Edit Ads

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap settings

3- Tap Business

4- Edit the desire ads

5- Select the Ads you wish to edit 

6- Fill the form

7- Upload the Ads

Delete an Ad

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap settings

3- Tap Business

4- Tap Ads

5- swipe left to the desire ad

6- Tap delete 

Read/Save articles

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap Articles

3- select desire article

4- read article 

 

Save Article 

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap Articles

3- select desire article

3- Tap download on the top right

 

View Saved articles

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap settings

3- Tap articles 

3- select desire article

add business to favorites

1- select desire business

2- Tap the love icon on the top right

View favorites businesses 

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap favorites

3- select desire article

Search for business nearby

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap search

3- Tap nearby

3- Tap the search button on the top right

Search for business by name

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap search

3- Enter business name 

3- Tap the search button on the top right

Search for business by city or state

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap search

3- Enter city or state 

4- Tap the search button on the top right

Search for business by type and city or state

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap search

3- Enter type of the business

4- Enter city or state 

5- Tap the search button on the top right

Search for particular type of business nearby

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap search

3- enter type of the business

4- select nearby

5- tap the search button on the top right

1- Go to the menu and select categories 

2- tap desire category 

1- Go to the menu and select categories 

2- Enter category 

3- Select desire category 

Answer Entrepreneur teasers

1- Go to the menu

2- Tap entrepreneur teasers

3- Select desire teasers

4- Read questions

5- Tap answer

6- Tap check your answer

7- View answer and read more infos

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