Palo Alto, Calif. – Yardsellr, the operator of a social
commerce service, has raised $5 million in new financing from Accel Partners
and Harrison Metal Capital, VentureBeat reported.
Palo Alto, Calif.-based
Yardsellr allows users to link items they are selling on Facebook, Twitter or
other social networks, in a bid to create a trusted marketplace.
The company is
akin to an "eBay for Facebook," but instead of operating a
destination site, transactions occur between contacts on social networks.