Building A Marketplace Using Sharetribe
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Building A Marketplace Using Sharetribe

A guide that walks you through how to create your own peer-to-peer marketplace.
4.2 (45 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
2,063 students enrolled
Created by Rich Peterson
Last updated 1/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Build your own marketplace using Sharetribe
  • Choose a domain name
  • Set up an email account for your marketplace
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Requirements
  • If you can use Facebook, email and other web apps, you shouldn't have any problems getting started.
  • In order to test out your idea, you'll need to sign up to Sharetribe, consider purchasing a domain name and look into help desk software. We'll walk you through the steps during the course.
Description

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Got an idea for the next eBay, Amazon, Etsy, Uber but have no idea how to get it started? You've may have looked at Wordpress themes, scripts, shopping cart software and the cost of hiring coders and designers on UpWork to work out how to get started.

Is there an easier way?

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If you can forgo some of the custom bells and whistles that custom coding provides (and forgo the 10x cost and 10x time commitment!) then you've found the right course and the right software to take your idea and planning from your head to launch.

This course will lead you step-by-step through the process of:

  • Choosing a domain name
  • Setting up email for your marketplace
  • Signing up with Sharetribe
  • Setting up your marketplace (using examples from a successful marketplace)

Even though this is a starter course, it provides the most comprehensive look at how you can set up your hosted marketplace. I welcome your feedback and look forward to helping you turn your idea into a beautiful, functioning marketplace website!

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Who is the target audience?
  • Entrepreneurs wanting to start their own marketplace
  • This course is for people looking for a low-cost way to start their own marketplace. For those looking for more custom options, ShareTribe does have a self-hosted version on GitHub.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 29 Lectures Collapse All 29 Lectures 01:17:16
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Why Sharetribe?
4 Lectures 06:00


Support available
00:26

A Note On Course Updates
00:48
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Build the basic platform
7 Lectures 28:13


Getting started & general settings
05:52

Managing Users & Transactions
02:18

Entering basic details
03:08

Designing your marketplace
07:05

Updating your Top bar
02:58
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Configure the advanced settings
14 Lectures 34:24
How categories work
02:18

Custom fields & filters
05:46

A quick look at listing fields and additional options.

Order Type Settings
02:31

Order Type - Availability Settings
01:35

Setting up payments as the marketplace owner
02:17

Posting a new listing
02:55

Managing Listings As An Admin
01:34

Social Media
01:32

Analytics
00:57

Help them - Instruction Texts
01:48

Customising About Pages
02:27

Emails
02:33

Marketplace Settings
03:43

Choosing your plan & upgrading
02:28
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Use the platform
2 Lectures 05:44
Updating your profile & setting up payments as a seller
03:18

Testing your marketplace as a user
02:26
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Bonus Lectures
2 Lectures 03:40
6 Ways To Make Money Through Your Sharetribe Marketplace*
02:25

Next Steps
01:15
About the Instructor
Rich Peterson
4.0 Average rating
508 Reviews
21,795 Students
27 Courses
Udemy Teacher of 20k+ // Founder @ Generous Work

Rich Peterson is the founder of Generous Work, where he helps people create meaningful, profitable and highly useful businesses through innovation & design.

He is passionate about entrepreneurship, innovation, marketplaces, collaborative consumption, design that works and, of course, his family. When he's not consulting, teaching, selling over $1.8 million dollars of books or lending money to people in third-world countries (through Kiva), you'll find him reading, playing beach volleyball or mastering the art of surfing backwards.