4+ Excellent WordPress Auction Themes & Plugins to Help You Build an eBay-Style Bidding Wesbite in 2017

Bingo eBay-Style WordPres Auction/Bidding Theme

In this post, we check out the best WordPress auction themes.  If you’ve landed on this page from Google, chances are you’ve got it in mind to build an e-Bay style auction site of your own.  You want to save some money by going with a turn-key solution.  Well, listen – one of these themes might help you out.

The requirements for any auction theme are exactly what you’d expect: auction functionality.  There’s a few popular, premium and free WordPress plugins that will do it, but then you’re still left with the potentially tedious and costly task of designing and styling the website.   But if you have the design end already covered, and just need the auction features, feel free to skip the rest of this roundup and check out the following plugins:

WooCommerce Simple Auctions

This is currently the most popular of the premium options–it’s available on the CodeCanyon marketplace, and for $19, this is WooCommerce-based auction plugin is going to cover most (if not all) of the bases.  It’s got a 2500 users, and over a four star rating, suggesting both the product and the support are exemplary.

WP Auctions

Another premium solution with a couple of different licensing options.

Ultimate Auction Plugin (free)

The best free auction plugin for WordPress currently available. Read More

11+ Excellent Multi-Vendor WordPress Marketplace Themes: Inexpensively Build the Next Etsy, Amazon, eBay or Envato in 2017

Makery Multi-Vendor WordPress Marketplace Theme

In this article, we look at the best multi-vendor WordPress marketplace themes for 2017.  Building a functional online marketplace from scratch can prove costly: if you have an idea for a marketplace website along the lines of Amazon, Etsy, or eBay, one of these premium themes will provide an inexpensive way to test the waters.

The requirements of a multi-vendor marketplace are fairly self-evident.   Sellers need to be able to sign up, build shops and sell their wares; buyers need to be able to buy those wares with ease and confidence.   And perhaps most importantly, site owners will want to be able to monetize those transactions, often by taking a percentage cut.  Read More