8trade is a cutting-edge no-code cloud solution crafted to empower users in launching and operating subscription-based marketplaces. It’s designed with the intent to stimulate and facilitate various businesses, communities, and organizations that can thrive with a marketplace ecosystem.
- Flexibility in Marketplace Design: Users have the option to create various marketplace models like Horizontal (selling a range of products) or Vertical (specializing in a single category), Open (accessible to the public) or Closed (exclusive to members), and Paid or Free marketplaces.
- B2B Trade Integration: A platform that facilitates onboarding various stakeholders such as sellers, buyers, merchants, and more, matching them based on their unique needs.
- Comprehensive Management Tools: An all-in-one platform with features ranging from listings management to a robust user moderation system.
- Monetization Opportunities: Allows marketplace owners to earn through subscriptions, offering users a chance to heighten their engagement and uncover new business opportunities.
- Customization: From basic marketplace settings like logo and slogan to more intricate details such as pinning favorite categories and creating subscription plans.
- User-Centric Features: Tools for member verification, blocking, category attribute creation, and more.
- Other Features: Stripe integration for seamless subscription payments, multi-lingual support, and the capability to make announcements.
- Business and B2B Platforms: Transform LinkedIn or Facebook business groups into efficient B2B marketplaces, facilitating seamless trade among sellers, buyers, merchants, and other stakeholders.
- Community-driven Marketplaces: Create platforms for local residents to support small businesses, or develop specialized trade spaces tailored to specific community needs.
- Organizational Portals: Digitalize chambers of commerce and non-profit organizations, offering member management, news dissemination, and trade opportunities in a centralized space.
- Monetization and Customization: Leverage the platform’s flexibility to monetize through subscriptions, and design marketplaces with unique features, ranging from closed, exclusive platforms to open public ones.
- Pro Plan at $119.99 per month: Catering to a maximum of 1,350 buyers/sellers with unlimited listings.
- Enterprise: Aimed at platforms with more than 1,350 buyers/sellers, and provides unlimited listings.
- Custom Solutions: Tailored to larger-scale businesses, non-profits, or those with specific requirements.
8trade also offers a 1-month free trial with access to all features to let users experience the platform before committing.
Launching a marketplace with 8trade is as easy as filling out a basic form and hitting the ‘create’ button. Its user-friendly interface coupled with a host of tools ensures smooth operation and management, making it suitable for both novices and veterans in the no-code marketplace realm.
8trade provides support through email. Additionally, they maintain a blog which could be a rich resource for tips, tricks, and updates.
8trade integrates seamlessly with Stripe, allowing marketplace owners to easily manage subscription fees.