From Product Proprietor Frans Twisk.
NOTE: This section was initially featured within the March ’20 replace weblog.
The product workforce has been working utterly distant this final dash and we’re joyful to have saved the identical degree of productiveness! We’re additionally taking the mandatory actions to study and enhance our teamwork remotely, which after all is a bit totally different than working carefully collectively at our superior workplace, which all of us are beginning to miss.
We’ve delivered over 40 large and small options, enhancements and bug-fixes: from creating brandable apps for the Korean getTicket associate to bettering the attendee-details web page in our organisers’ dashboard. However extra thrilling for you readers: we have now created the primary model of the brand new Resale Market the place anybody can browse and purchase tickets that folks have put up on the market!
Whereas this primary model is definitely prepared for use in a manufacturing surroundings, we’re at present not but doing so. We’ll slowly roll-out the resale marketplace for particular occasions, and the previous manner of reselling tickets via the first market will nonetheless work for all occasions.
As you possibly can see within the screenshot, the resale market appears very acquainted however there are a few issues totally different in comparison with the first market. Tickets are grouped by the kind of ticket, and upon deciding on the ticket you’re on the lookout for, you possibly can see everybody who has a number of tickets of this sort on the market. This checklist is ordered by date (and shortly: worth) so individuals who put their tickets up on the market first, will probably be greater within the checklist.
The shopping for circulation has roughly stayed the identical: you place the tickets you need to purchase in your cart and pay for them! It’s attainable to purchase a number of tickets from a number of folks on the identical time, so you should purchase the precise quantity you’re on the lookout for in a single go. There actually isn’t extra to say about this: it simply works.
After all that is solely the primary section of the Resale Market epic. There are two noteworthy add-ons that will probably be added within the close to characteristic: the flexibility to set your individual worth for tickets you need to resell (with some trustworthy guidelines after all) and a strategy to share the tickets you’re promoting instantly with a good friend or member of the family. To be continued…