We're Hiring: Front End Django Developer

Swappa is a human-powered marketplace for buying and selling used mobile technology. Nearly $60M in mobile tech was bought and sold by our users in the last year. We are a small, but mighty team of distributed, remote employees. This is a remote, work from anywhere, role that requires a lot of self-direction and accountability. The Front End ...

We're Hiring: Digital Marketing Analyst

Digital Marketing Analyst Swappa is a human-powered marketplace for buying and selling used mobile technology. Nearly $60M in mobile tech was bought and sold by our users in the last year. The Digital Marketing Analyst role will be responsible for gathering and analyzing data across multiple digital channels, creating actionable recommendati...

Used Phone Protection Plans

Swappa has teamed up with WarrantyLife to offer Used Phone Protection Plans to Swappa buyers. For buyers this is a great way to get protection for accidents like drops and spills and the repair costs they necessitate.

October: Top Sellers + All That New

Best Month on Swappa October was one of the best months on Swappa ever. You guys bought and sold record numbers of used technology, we rolled out so many new things (e.g., Chromebooks, MacBooks, broken phone solutions, etc.) and set a new record for customer service response time. But first things, first. Here are the top selling used phones...

Tales from the List. Craigslist.

Buying used technology online can be a harrowing experience. Will the phone work? Is it blacklisted or stolen? Is it what they said it was? All of these reasons (and more) ultimately lead to the founding of Swappa. Our founder, Ben, was an Android developer looking for test devices and found himself in some S-C-A-R-Y situations. The rest of ...

Fee increases kinda suck, but...

Fee increases suck. You know what sucks more? Seeing millions of people sell their used technology on eBay (with substantially higher fees) or to Gazelle (where they pay you about half of what it's worth) simply because they've never heard of Swappa. Swappa's competitors are huge and numerous. And they spend most of their money (millions and ...

How-to: Reset Your MacBook to Sell on Swappa

Follow these tips to reset your old MacBook to sell safely and easily.   The first thing you should do posting to sell your old Macbook on Swappa is to clear it of any and all personal data. You don't want to accidentally sell your computer to buyer when you are still logged into iCloud. Step 1: Backup your Macbook Step 2: Sig...