Online community marketplace to help reduce food wastage.

FOR:  Snaxchange Limited, London, UK (Freelancing)

WHEN: April – November, 2017


Snaxchange is an online community marketplace to help reduce food wastage. Registered users can sell purchased food and beverages at a discounted rate to one another, or simply donate food for the ones in need.


Salient Features

  • Multi-vendor social marketplace.
  • Each user is both buyer and seller.
  • Product management and order management via seller dashboard.
  • Each seller receives a commission of the total price.
  • Internal email system allow contact between sellers and buyers.
  • Fully editable user profiles with social links and friend connections.
  • Accessible via responsive website, (webview) Android app and iOS app.

Technical Wrap-up

  • WordPress framework on Linux and MySQL Database.
  • eCommerce platform with WooCommerce plugin.
  • Social connections with BuddyPress plugin.
  • Extensive custom coding and tweaking in PHP (WordPress hooks, actions, filters), CSS and jQuery.
  • Free SSL Certificate from Let’s Encrypt.


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