There is a topic that I can’t get away from lately. It keeps popping up in conversations.
I hate how we take them so personally. Is this really how they were intended?
I have seen Poshmark sellers be completely crushed and lash out because of a low rating and I have seen the upside where sellers have been motivated to grow their business based on positive comments…
I want to share my opinion about three things regarding Poshmark ratings:
- What I think is the purpose of Poshmark ratings
- Why we tend to take them so personally
- The mentality behind the person giving the rating
Sounds like fun? No?
Well, let’s talk about it anyway.
I have never been a cutesy girl.
I do not wear the color pink, I HATE glitter, and the idea of sitting around with friends painting our nails makes me want to gag.
So what the heck does this have to do with Poshmark shipping?
Well, I have done my share of shopping on Poshmark and the fabulous packaging I have encountered has been quite intimidating! If you are like me and “cute” does not come naturally, it can be a bit overwhelming! The adorable wrapping paper- thank you cards- burlap bows- gingham accents- charms- the beautiful handwriting- and the FREE GIFTS!
I will never live up to this pinterest inspired standard!
If you started to have a panic attack just thinking about it- this post is for you!
Let’s talk about packaging and shipping!
Ladies (and gentlemen too)… this is probably the most excited thing to happen on Poshmark this year!
We now have….
Yes! It’s finally here! No longer do you have to make a post, tell your friends, and risk low feedback for shipping time. You can actually set ALL of your listing to “NOT FOR SALE” all at once!
Let me walk you through the process…
(This post has been updated on April 16, 2016 with some new content and tips)
Nothing can start a more heated debate than the simple word ratings.
Receiving a perfect rating can make your day! On the other hand, a rating that we feel is unjust can ruin your weekend.
In this post I will address the system, my opinion of how it works, decoding the stars, and then I will give full disclosure on my own personal ratings. Read more