You need an online-auction platform that gives you full control over your sales and customers. You need support to make sure you succeed.
AuctionMethod provides both.
Key Features of the AuctionMethod Platform
Software as a Service - AuctionMethod provides a software service that delivers an integrated web solution for conducting online auctions from your own website. The technology enables you to control the entire auction process, with tools to manage every step along the way. From uploading pictures and embedding videos to processing credit card payments and managing your mailing list, we’ve got you covered. We build and host your custom-branded website, update it regularly with improvements and new features, provide training and support, and we work with you and your team to make it a success.
Custom-Branded - It’s your website, with your logo, color scheme, style, and content. We work with you to develop all of these things, if you need help.
Website Hosting - Your website will be hosted on a professionally managed server with a 100% network uptime guarantee.
Unlimited Use - Conduct as many auctions as you want. Sell as many items with as many pictures as you need. Open multiple storefronts. Get thousands of users. It’s your website and you can use it as much as you want.
Flexible / Flat Fee - Smaller businesses and startups enjoy the flexibility of a monthly service fee that is based on a percentage of monthly sales. Clients with a high volume of sales benefit from a flat monthly service fee that will not break their budget.
Content Ownership – The content of your website, including your customers and email subscribers, are exclusively yours.
Browser-Based Administration – Take control over your online auction marketplace through a simple, yet powerful browser-based administration center. Manage your auctions, items, users, communications, and payments on any device from any place with an internet connection.
Online Payment System – Accept credit card payments through your website using a secure, fast, and reliable payment system.
Mobile Cataloging – Catalog your auctions using a mobile device such as a smartphone or a tablet. Automatically link pictures to item descriptions using QR codes.
Advertising and Syndication Tools – Gain more exposure for your online auctions using the marketing and syndication tools that are built-in to the AuctionMethod system. Benefit from automatic syndication of your content via social media and auction advertising sites, search engine optimization (SEO), sitemap submissions, RSS feeds, content-sharing tools, newletter and classified ad generators, YouTube integration, and more.
Communication System – The AuctionMethod online auction system includes a powerful mailing list manager and other built-in tools for communicating with followers, bidders, and buyers.
Regular Updates – We regularly update your site with new technology and optional new features. We will let you know when an update is scheduled and will follow up with you afterwards to make sure that you stay up-to-date as well.
Customer Support – We provide free training for you and your staff, offer marketing advice and support when you need it. And if you ever have a problem, we are just a phone call away with 24×7 support.
Adaptable – The AuctionMethod online auction platform can be customized for sales in a variety of industries. Whether you sell fine art or collectibles, liquidate businesses or estates, or sell heavy equipment and machinery, the platform can be modified to fit your specific needs.
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