Discover

Get the low down on the latest trends, find inspiration for home and life, and learn insider tips on shopping and selling on Trade Me. 

Find inspiration here!

Find trends, ideas, seasonal tips and unique products.

Discover | 5 min read
Kiwis want what? March edition.

We have an incredible range of items onsite, so it’s never a surprise that we see some pretty quirky monthly finds.

Discover | 6 min read
Get inspired with these thrifty renovation ideas

Check out these fun ideas to refresh and revive your home this year.

Discover | 5 min read
22 birthday party themes your kids will love

From pirates to Peter Rabbit, whatever your kid’s into, we have a birthday party theme for that.

Selling guides

Tips and tricks for a successful sale on Trade Me Marketplace.

Selling guide | 8 min read
5 tips to make your listing stand out

Want the inside scoop on how to nail the best listing? Check out our latest listing guide.

Selling guide | 5 min read
The ultimate shipping guide

Did you know 95% of members want to know shipping costs upfront?

Selling guide | 5 min read
Top tips for speedy sales

To maximise your listings’ potential and minimise the need to relist, we’ve collated our top tips for selling quickly.

Buying guides

Tips and tricks to help you have a great shopping experience on Trade Me Marketplace.

Buying guide | 7 min read
A guide to shopping on Trade Me

Whether you’re searching for something specific or are happy browsing, Trade Me is an easy and safe place to shop.

Buying guide | 5 min read
Tools and tips to buy with confidence

As a safe and most trustworthy online marketplace for kiwis, these are our top tips to help you browse and buy.

Buying guide | 5 min read
Tips for finding the perfect listing

With thousands of items listed daily, we’re sure you can find the perfect listing on Trade Me.

Trade Me tools

Our handy tools to make buying and selling on Trade Me easier, safer and faster.

Trade Me tools | 4 min read
Make shipping easy with ‘Book a courier’

Get your item from A to B with our courier service, whether you've sold something onsite or not.

Trade Me tools | 5 min read
Buying and selling with Ping

With Ping instant payments, buying and selling on Trade Me is easy, fast and safe.

Trade Me tools | 4 min read
Buying & selling with Afterpay

Buy now, pay later - get what you want today, and pay it off in four, fortnightly, interest-free payments.