Pro Auction Tools That Make BNO Unique
To Enter an Auction/Bid on an Item
Simply click one of the four auction category icons at the top of each of our website pages:
Art & Collectibles
Each icon has its own pull-down menu.
Allows you to preview each item being auctioned.
Lets you know when the next auction is for that category.
ABOUT _______ PAGE
Provides everything you need to know about that category.
Once you find the auction that interests you, note its date and start time.
Click on that link to go to the live auction.
Bid Now Button
The interactive Bid Now Button is your main bidding tool for every auction. By clicking it, you can manually bid the next asking price on any item that interests you.
Color Code Chart for Bid Now Button
BID NOW! (GREY)
Before auction begins, Bid Ticker will not accept bids.
BID NOW! (RED)
Auction is live and ready to accept bids.
CONFIRM YOUR BID (GREEN)
Click to confirm your bid, sending it to Bid Ticker.
YOU HAVE BEEN OUTBID (ORANGE)
Someone has outbid you. Will turn back to red and you can keep bidding.
Bidders can click the BID Now! Button to bid, or they have the option of using our Bid Jumper.
To access the Bid Jumper feature, simply click on the Pro Auction Tools button located to the left of the Bid Now! button. When you do, the Bid Jumper screen will pop up.
The Bid Jumper lets you jump bid increments further by bidding 2 times, 3 times, or up to 10 times the bid increment by clicking the slider right above the increment options and sliding it to the right.
Auto Bid Feature
BNO allows you to place a pre-auction bid. Just set the maximum amount you want to spend and our Auto Bid system will bid for you during the live auction until your limit is reached.
On each item’s page, you can place an Auto Bid in 2 different places:
You can also place an Auto Bid during the live auction, right under the Bid Ticker:
Seller Control Box Feature
If seller is present online during live auction, this allows seller to remove the reserve. Auctioneer will then continue soliciting for higher bids until item is sold.