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Malaysia Boleh! 4 Niche Marketplaces Based in Malaysia


The e-commerce business is booming in Malaysia, characterized by the increasing ...

03 Jul 2017

The Secret to Writing Great Emails


Email has been proven to be one of the most powerful channels in any given marke...

13 Jun 2017

Interesting Ideas We Learned from 5 Online Marketplaces


It’s intriguing to see the different online marketplaces that are set up aroun...

24 May 2017

Sharing Economy Marketplaces Could Be Your Business Par


The sharing economy has been hailed as a recent social and cultural revolution, ...

25 Apr 2017

Why High Quality Images Matter to Your Marketplace


In a marketplace, a product or service listing will only be as good as its photo...

02 May 2017

The Total Cost of Building a SaaS Marketplace


Do you know how much it costs to build an online marketplace platform? Building ...

05 Apr 2017

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Eve Laird, Co-founder of RUDE Communications

Eve Laird, Co-Founder of RUDE Communications

How PR & Communications is Different for Sharing Economy BusinessesAs the sharing economy grows and breaks new ground in different corners of the world, service provi

The Raydar team

Keith Teo, Raydar Co-Founder

How to Choose the Right Photos for Your BrandThe power of an image is hard to ignore. As evident from the popularity of photo and video-centric channels like Instagram, Y


Bonnie Sherman, Upwork’s VP, Product

The Growing Pains of a Recruitment Marketplace, Part 2Hiring the right person for your business used to take weeks. It’s a process that involves a lot of effort and red


Matt Marino, Global Head of Sales for WePay

What Marketplace Operators Need to Know about Integrated Payments and Fraud ManagementMatt Marino, the Global Head of Sales for WePay lends his thoughts on what marketpla


Jim Tan, President of the Sharing Economy Association o

How the Sharing Economy Gives This Young Leader an Adrenaline Rush Like No OtherIt’s no secret that the sharing economy is redefining the way we solve problems, offerin

Warren Hayashi, President, Asia-Pacific at Adyen

Warren Hayashi, President, Asia-Pacific at Adyen

Payments as a Strategic AdvantageThe world is changing fast and with it, the needs of customers. While some struggle to keep up and view the rapidly changing landscape as


Gotrainer Founder, Gavin Loh

This online marketplace for personal trainers changes the way you find a fitness instructorGavin Loh, the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of, flash


Alan Tien, Visa’s VP for Innovations, APAC

Staying Ahead of the Curve in the Sharing EconomyAn interview with Alan Tien, Visa’s VP for Innovations, APACEnter into a world of imaginative ideas as you step into th

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Things You Ought to Know Before Building a Marketplace

What comes to mind when you hear the word “marketplace”? Perhaps you would imagine your local market where artisans and farmers come together to sell their goods and



A Guide to an Awesome Marketplace Idea

At the core of every awesome marketplace lies a viable idea. But viability alone does not cut it. Your marketplace needs to solve a tangible problem, which your users cur



4 Simple Ways to Monetise Your Marketplace

Every marketplace needs money to operate. Even if you’re not doing it for a profit, you still need some cash flow to maintain and develop your website. There are many d



Unique Business Models for Your Marketplace

Having covered some of the more conventional methods of monetising your marketplace business in the previous chapter, it is time to explore more unique business models. T



Building Your Marketplace Community

Community is the heart and soul of a marketplace, even though it’s probably not the first thing that comes to people’s heads when starting a marketplace. In the early



How Much Should You Charge?

Back in the late 1990s, Expedia and Travelocity, which were the online travel leaders in Europe, would charge over 30% for certain travel packages. But, now o

 How to Use the CSS Editor

GUIDE #32:

Arcadier’s Guide on How to Use the CSS Editor

1) What is CSS and what can I do with the CSS editor?CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is used to create visually engaging web pages and user interfaces for web and mobile app

Panel Feature Guide

GUIDE #33:

Arcadier's Landing Page Features Guide

What is Customizable Homepage? Arcadier Marketplace’s customizable homepage allows marketplace admins to customize various visual features of their marketplace to their