Category: Carousell Journey

Preparing our biggest bazaar ever!

While it always involves a lot of hard work, one of our favourite things to do at Carousell is to throw events that bring our community of Carousellers together. It is always so nice to be able to get everyone together, make new friends, and of course, see all the really cool things everyone is ...

A Day in the Life of a Carousell Customer Experience Specialist

Ask anyone in our office about Vern from our Customer Experience team (affectionately known as CX) and there’s a 100% chance one of these three things will pop up: Marvel, Peach Tea and his perfectly styled hair. Before spending a good 15 minutes to ensure every strand is where it should belong, Vern would wake ...

A Bumping good time!

At Carousell we’re always trying to help our Carousellers have the best experience they can on our platform. For those of us on the Product and Engineering teams, that means coming up with wonderful new features to make buying and selling more enjoyable and fulfilling. The most common request we get from our community is ...

8 Surprising Items Sitting In Your Home That People Will Pay For

We all have those things sitting in our home that are too good to throw out – but that we never thought someone would pay for. We leave them there, languishing in a cupboard, even though we never use them, even though we spent money on them, and even though somebody else might want them. ...

AI is taking over SXSW, and maybe the world

SXSW is a good place to watch waves. Although it is only my fourth year at the conference, it was clear that topic of AI is taking over the event, and maybe the world too. Tons of talks, two full days dedicated to the topic itself and the focal point of Bruce Sterling’s closing talk —  ...

Carousell Stories – Sell what you’re wearing!

Inspired by the many apps releasing their version of Stories, we've released Carousell Stories, the feature that helps you sell what you're wearing today!

A day in the life of a Product Manager in Carousell

Ever wondered what a Product Manager does each day? In the first installment of our "A day in the life of" series, we asked our Product Manager Alla what it's like to make new features for our mobile app.

Ask an Engineer: Is It Ever Time for a Code Rewrite?

It’s been blamed for the downfall of companies from Borland to Netscape. Serial entrepreneur Steve Blank calls it “startup suicide.” Stack Overflow CEO Joel Spolsky claims it’s the “single worst strategic mistake that a software company can make.”

Sell better with Carousell Insights

On the product team, we are always thinking of ways to make the Carousell experience better for you. One of the things we always push for is to help Carousellers sell better, and that's where Insights comes in.

First Days at Carousell

I thought it would be really fun to go around the team and ask everyone what their first days at Carousell were like.