FAQ’s

Barterfly is a Web App, what is the difference between a Mobile App and a Web App?

Native mobile apps are built for a specific platform, such as iOS for the Apple iPhone or Android for a Samsung device. They are downloaded and installed via an app store and have access to system resources, such as GPS and the camera function. Mobile apps live and run on the device itself. Snapchat, Instagram, Google Maps and Facebook Messenger are some examples of popular mobile apps.

Web apps, on the other hand, are accessed via the internet browser and will adapt to whichever device you’re viewing them on. They are not native to a particular system, and don’t need to be downloaded or installed. Due to their responsive nature, they do indeed look and function a lot like mobile apps.

To save a Web App to your phone, simply safe the main page or login page by “Adding to Home Screen”

How long will my Barter be listed for?

Your Barter will be listed for 30 days, unless you delete it first under “Manage Listing”  in your Dashboard. You will receive an email 3 days before your Listing expires, in which case you may renew your Listing for a further 30 days.

Once your Barter has taken place, please remove your Listing.

Why Barter?

When you exchange goods and or services without the use of money, you are bartering. Bartering is actually a very creative way to do business nowadays especially to help lower expenses. Most importantly you do not need to own a business to barter.
Due to the flexibility, barter trade has grown in popularity. It has evolved into a more sophisticated business module when compared to ancient times. However, the concept is still the same. You exchange goods and or services with something that you want or need. Unlike in the past when such trade is done directly, modern times have embraced technology for businesses to negotiate and trade.