Selling things used with Popsy is possible on Android phones and iPhone (iOS). The free application allows the user to place ads and contact salespeople in their region. The tool works in a similar way to OLX: the platform is only responsible for advertising and negotiating products. Delivery and payment must be arranged separately between seller and buyer via chat.
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In the following tutorial, check out how to use the Popsy app to buy and sell used things. The procedure was performed on a Moto G7 Play with Android 9.0 (Pie), but the tips also apply to users of the Apple system.
‘Thrift store online’: how to sell used things with Popsy – Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo
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How to Sell Used Stuff on Popsy
Step 1. Install the Popsy app on your phone. Open the app and on the home screen, tap «Sell». Take a picture of your product and press the thumbs up icon;
Creating ad on Popsy to sell used things – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. Enter the value of your product and tap «Next step». Then choose the category and tap «Next step» again;
Creating ad on Popsy, site for buying and selling used things – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. To finish the ad, enter a title and, if you want, enter tags. You will now be asked to create a Popsy account. You can register using your Facebook profile data or email address;
Creating product ad used on Popsy – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 4. Your ads can be accessed in the indicated tab. To edit or add more photos, touch the pencil icon. After making the desired changes, press «Save» in the upper right corner;
Editing a product ad used on Popsy – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 5. After selling the product, you must disable your ad. To do this, tap on the button to the right of «Save» and go to «Delete». Finally, tap «Disable».
Finalizing an ad on Popsy – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 1. On the Popsy app home screen, use the search bar or categories to find the product you want. On the ad page, tap the text field to send a message to the seller;
Contact the seller on Popsy – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. You can access the messages received and sent in the indicated tab. Remember that the application does not allow payments or product shipments. These details must be agreed by the chat.
Accessing Popsy’s chat – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Ready! Take advantage of tips on how to use the Popsy app to sell used items and buy cheap products on your phone.
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