Allows a user to bid on an item. If confirmation is needed, a link will be returned requesting the bid be resubmitted for confirmation.
|Header||Data Type||Valid Values||Required||Description|
|Content-Type||string||application/json||YES||The format your data will be sent to our site.|
|X-DevKey||string||string||YES||The devkey assigned to the developer.|
|X-AccessToken||string||string||YES||The token acquired from a POST to Users/AccessToken.|
NOTE: Variables to place in the body of the request.
|Parameter||Data Type||Valid Values||Description|
|ItemID||integer||positive #||The item id for the item to bid on.|
|Amount||decimal||positive #||The maximum bid for the item. AutoBid will bid on the user's behalf up to the maximum bid which is kept secret from other users.|
If the bid is markedly higher than the current bid or your bid is higher than the BuyNow!
price for this item, you will receive a
302 Redirect which will contain a
Link to confirm that the bid is correct.
If the bid does not result in you becoming the winning bidder, you will receive a
409 Conflict and a Message Response indicating reasons.
If your bid results in you becoming the winning bidder, you will receive a
200 OK and a Message Response indicating success.
|confirmbid||Confirm the bid||A Message Response will be returned and contain this link only when the bid seems much higher than it should or if the bid meets or exceeds the BuyNow! Price.|
|item||View the item||A Message Response will contain this link when a confirm bid is needed, you've been outbid by autobid, the bid doesn't meet the reserve price or any other bidding related issue.|