Setting up an Online Auction
There are 3 main steps to setting up an online auction:
1. Adding Your Items
You can add items under Items -> Add New Item. For a fully online event these should have their type set to Online
You can continue with the rest of the setup process before you finish adding your items.
2. Create A Website
To create a website for the event click on Website -> Create Website
Choose the Event with online bidding template and enter an address for your website
The auction address should be entered with just letters and numbers, no spaces and no punctuation.
3. Set Up The Bidding
Online Bidding Times
Click on Website -> Online Bidding and enter both the start and end online bidding times:
Online bidding will not be enabled until you have specified both a start and end time.
Enable Bidder Registration
Click on Website -> Bidder Registration and enable Bidder Registration
Your event will now be live and bidders will be able to register and then bid within the bidding period.
You can continue to add items to your event and also customize it further: