How To Sell On Upfrica – A Definitive Beginner’s Guide
# 14 Oct, 2019    14 min read
How To Sell On Upfrica – A Definitive Beginner’s Guide


Upfrica is Africa's leading online marketplace for goods and services. Whether you are looking forward to sell stuff or advertise your services for free without paying a listing fee then, Upfrica is the ultimate platform to explore!

The website is filled up with used and brand-new products, services; cars, properties, electronics, handyman services, freelancer and much more. With some powerful inbuilt features and few clicks, you can browse variety of items selling in your local area, regional or nationwide at a very good bargain price.
Is Upfrica right for you? If yes, how do you start making money with Upfrica? Well — here is the top guide to buying and selling on Upfrica so you can start the ball rolling and focus on snapping up a bargain or scaling your new online shop.


  1. Your items or services you will like to sell
  2. Pictures and text description of your items or services

Do you know how to do something uniquely?

Steps / Method

  • Posting Ad is currently free, go to
  • Log in to your Upfrica account, if you don't have an account yet create one  for free.
  • Click on ‘Start Selling’ button (usually in the top right corner).
  • From the pop up select, select the correct category.
  • On the next page enter your ad title, for example, ‘Chairs’ and fill the rest of the form with correct details
  • Select a country and currency that fits your locality. 
  • Add quality photos of the item you’re selling, description, price, and your contact details e.t.c. 
    To select multiple images from your pc, click the first item, hold down the SHIFT key, and then click the last item. To select an individual images from a group, hold down the Ctrl key while you select preferred.
  • After filling all the relevant details of your item, click 'Create Ad' to complete your listing.