Shopping nowadays can be done without going out of your house. Thanks to e-commerce platforms that serve as a virtual shopping mall for those who are not able to go to the supermarket or department stores to buy things. Here, we will show you how to buy products on one of the known online shopping platforms in India – the Flipkart.
There are tons of e-commerce platform today that offer several products all around the world. Of course, it will cost high for those who live in other countries considering paying for delivery fees, but some of the products we want can only be purchased in a particular place or store. Some even resort to giving gift cards that are available online, to save themselves the time to think about the items that they want to give and, instead, let the receiver decide to buy the things he/she prefers. That’s the purpose of online shopping.
Flipkart is one of the biggest online stores in India. It is founded by Sachin and Binny Bansal in 2007. It focuses on different products such as books, electronics, lifestyle and fashion products. You can download Flipkart app on your mobile phone or PC for convenient shopping.
How to Shop on Flipkart
Here is the step-by-step guide on how you can easily shop or purchase your favourite products on Flipkart.
Step 1. On your browser, go to Flipkart official website.
Step 2. Type the item you want to purchase in the search bar, or you can click the Categories to search for a particular item.
Step 3. Once it displayed the result, click on the item you chose. It will display the information and the image of that product.
Step 4. If you have decided to buy that item, click the Buy Now button. You can see the price of that item and how long it will be delivered to you.
Step 5. After checking the item’s information and all the charges, click Place Order.
Step 6. To complete the order, you must log in to your account. Or you can create an account if you haven’t had one.
Step 7. Fill up the delivery form and click Save and Continue.
Step 8. After filling up the form, you will be redirected to your order summary. Check everything to ensure the placement of the order and click Continue.
Step 9. Now, select the payment method you want to use on purchasing. You may choose to pay Cash on Delivery, Credit/Debit Card, Banking, EGV, and EMI.
Step 10. If you are required to fill up the captcha, do that. It is just a verification that you are a human. Then, click Confirm Order.
Step 11. A message will appear confirming that your order was successfully made. After that, you just need to wait for the product to be delivered in your place.
That’s how you can shop on Flipkart using only your computer and the internet. If you are using your mobile phone, it is more convenient if you download and install the Flipkart application before buying it. The steps are pretty much the same.
I know many of us have already experienced shopping online. This post is for the first-timers who are not yet familiar with virtual shopping and e-commerce platforms like Flipkart.
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