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How do I search for a shop on Taobao?

How do I search for a shop on Taobao?

Once the page is translated, make sure that your location is set to Mainland China to be able to search items on Taobao using photos.

  1. Once the location is changed to Mainland China, you will see a small camera icon at the end of the search bar:
  2. Click on that icon and upload an image of the item you are looking for.

Can you get scammed on Taobao?

Recently, there have been more and more scams that target Taobao users into transferring funds. Most recently, there has been a scam targeting Taobao users by contacting them over the phone or QQ.

Can foreigners shop on Taobao?

Most Taobao shoppers live in Mainland China, or travel there for business or leisure. But, Taobao’s international service has expanded to several other countries including the US, Canada, and Japan in recent years. So, read on to find out how to get the most out of Taobao! The first thing you need to do is register.

How do I know if my Taobao seller is legit?

The gold medal icon in the top banner of the merchant profile can be a reliable indication of the reliability of the Store. This icon aggregates metrics to show recent changes in behavior and is one way to help you choose which Taobao seller is right for your dropshipping business.

How can I shop on Taobao in English?

How To Shop On Taobao: A Detailed Step-By-Step Taobao Guide 2020

  1. Allow Page Translation On Google Chrome. Can’t read Chinese?
  2. Register For An Account.
  3. Fill Up Your Shipping Address In Your Settings.
  4. Time To Shop.
  5. Evaluate Items And Add To Cart.
  6. Confirm.
  7. Check Out.
  8. Shipping Fee Payment.

How do I report a Chinese seller?

You can lodge complains and request assistance through their online service (English language only) The China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), a Chinese government organization can help resolve commercial disputes.

Is there English version of Taobao?

If you plan on living in China for an extended period of time, using Taobao and Tmall, the country’s two biggest online shopping sites, is well worth the effort. Unfortunately, there’s no English version, so if you can’t read Chinese, then the sites can be a bit daunting – even with Google Translate.

What is the difference between Tmall and Taobao?

The key difference between Tmall and Taobao is that while Tmall is a B2C platform, Taobao is C2C (think of it like the difference between Amazon and Ebay). Tmall was set up largely because consumers felt more comfortable buying goods from a company directly rather than from an individual.

What currency is Taobao?

Chinese Yuan is used for all transactions on As for items, agent and shipping fees, we currently use only US Dollar.

Does Taobao have English version?