Crowd-Curetted catalog of Digital Goods and great Stores – Fancy Android App Review
There are tons of iPhone shopping apps that can help users to purchase new stuff, save money, find nearby stores. These shopping apps are easily available on the web such as Fancy that can be described as an online catalogue of astonishing stuff, breathtaking places and innovative shopping stores. It is a best place to buy and purchase things and discover new things all in one place. Users can use it to find a gift for family and friends for any upcoming occasions and they can share their discoveries with them as well. Users can use it to create their own catalogue of their favorite things around the web and around the world. This app is very light weight and it supports Android devices. It works like a social network; it allows users to post great stuff along with the links to the service to purchase them. Fancy app is very well designed, so users can search and add products to their Fancy list in a simple and easy way and they can download this app without any cost.
EASE OF USE (interface)
This application is simple to use, users can easily sign in with their existing social network accounts such as Facebook or Twitter account if users are not willing to go through a standard sign up process. It includes an elegant and user friendly interface. It has three tabs at the top where all the functions lie. The user starts with a tab named New that displays all the current additions to the stream of things that users like are showcased when they are uploaded. Once users get familiar with the app they have started following others who share their interest.
- EXPLORING STUFF
As users click on’’ New tab ‘’ they notice images of different items that have captured by the Fancy app users. All images are displayed with a label that simply explains the item and the name of the user who posted it for other users. Users can tap on each item to see the complete description and comments about that item. If users like a listing they can vote it by clicking on the Fancy button and users are able to see all those who have fancied the listing. The comment screen is pretty simple that shows the users names and profile pics along their comments. By tapping on a profile pic, users can see the profile page of a user that contains complete information about the user and a thumbnail view of all his postings.
- CATEGORY VIEW
Fancy allows users to browse through categories, user just needs to click on the ‘’Browse tab’’ at the top of any Fancy page, users are able to browse Fancy using a variety of categories. Browsing Fancy through these categories it allows users to find Gadgets and clothing they have never heard of.
- SHUFFLE TAB
It also includes ‘’Shuffle tab’’ that is great for passing time. Every time when a user hits Shuffle a random image is displayed.
- ADDING LISTING AND SHARING
Adding user’s own listing is quite simple. They just select the image from an album or by using the camera app, add a description and go for it. It is great that the app allows users to upload images from the album and from a SD card as well. Fancy permits users to share their listings instantly with other social networks.
- PURCHASING PRODUCTS
Fancy works more than just a social network; it is a store, where users can directly purchase the things which are listed on the store. Products can be paid directly through the website, users can purchase the products through ‘’Buy it’’ button which is located on the product page. When users click on this button they directly connect to the seller’s website.
- GIFT FEATURE AND GROUP GIFTING
Fancy includes an amazing Gift option, any product that is purchased by Fancy. Users can easily send as a gift to their friends, family or anyone by simply using the gift option. It also includes a couple of gifting capabilities such as Group Gifting. It permits a group of friends to spend money together to purchase a gift.
Fancy is a perfect app for social networking, product finding and online shopping. It provides a convenient way to give gifts and purchase amazing items. It is also great for those who want to sit back and look at well designed items.
Download Fancy for Android [Play Store Link]