We’ve got great news! From early next week, you’ll be able to market and manage your business via our exciting new app, Gumtree Connect. Gumtree Connect is a solution that connects service providers (such as handymen, plumbers and electricians) with thousands of prospective customers removing the pain of continually marketing your business.
Gumtree Connect allows you to seamlessly provide customers with quotes, book appointments, amend quotes and receive instant payments once the job has been completed. It can be used by individuals or entire teams. Once work has been done, customers will rate your service, the higher you rank the more you stand out.
What do I need to register?
To join, Gumtree Connect, you only need to:
- Have an Android mobile device (the solution is currently only available on Android)
- Be a qualified tradesman
- Be a South African resident or possess a valid work permit
- Have your ID and Qualification papers ready
- Be prepared to do business via Gumtree Connect!
How do I register?
- Go to www.gumtreeconnect.com
- Follow the screen prompts to enter your company information, select your profession, upload the necessarily documentation (e.g. a photograph, your qualification, ID document etc.)
- Enter your credit card information to make an easy once-off payment of R50 ex VAT for verification purposes.
- After 30 days you will be charged a monthly subscription fee of R99 ex VAT to remain active on the solution.
- Once the payment is received and your account has been verified, you will be activated on the solution.
- Download the Supplier app from the SMS link provided.5.
- Once the app has been successfully installed, you can add employee profiles, receive and view quotes and accept jobs.
- A transaction fee will be charged by our 3rd Party Payment provider on each successfully completed job.
Register now to become instantly discoverable to thousands of home owners looking for your services!
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us on firstname.lastname@example.org
From The Team at Gumtree Connect