“I have a marketplace business idea”

There is a group of people that buy a specific good or service. There is another group of people that sell this specific good or service. My idea is to put them both on an online marketplace and make money off that.

1. Setup online marketplace
2. ????
3. PROFIT!!!

Build it and they will come

How you picture your marketplace is going to be

I built it, but they didn’t come

How your marketplace tends to be

To bootstrap a marketplace, you need to get the difficult side going.

From personal experience

How to tackle the hard side

In short (TL;DR)

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