BakerBid

FAQs - Bakers

Account settings

Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘Edit Profile’ button displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
Edit Profile
To unsubscribe, uncheck the ‘Subscribe’ checkbox under the Email Subscription section at the bottom of the screen, and save by clicking the ‘UPDATE PROFILE’ button.
To update subscription details, update your categories or add/delete suburbs from the location list. Save by clicking the ‘UPDATE PROFILE’ button.
Email Subscription


Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘Edit Profile’ button displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
Edit Profile
You will then be able to change your profile picture by clicking on the ‘Change’ button, and also update your Display Name field. Then click the ‘Update Profile’ button at the bottom of the page.
Change Name and Picture


Navigate to your profile by clicking on your profile icon up on the top right of the screen. You may then add your images using the right sidebar section titled “Add to your Gallery”.
Add Images to Gallery


You remain the owner of any copyrights in the images that you upload on to our Site. By agreeing to our terms, you are authorising BakerBid to display the image on our website, allowing Customers to use the image for their cake requests, and accept that other Bakers may be able to make a cake from your image. You are also allowing BakerBid to use your image to advertise our website. BakerBid will not own your images, and if you close your account, we will remove them from the Gallery. A great idea is to watermark your images with your business name!


Yes. By registering as a Baker you represent that you have the requisite experience, licences and permits to provide the services offered. You agree to abide by all relevant laws.

Each State and Territory with Australia has different classifications of food business. Visit the Australian Institute of Food Safety website for further information, and contact your council if you have any queries.



Submitting bids (quote)

Navigate to the Cake Request you are willing to bake. Click on the ‘Bid to Bake’ button. You may then submit a bid amount, ready by date, and detailed message where you can define your specific Terms and Conditions and any other detail you would like to include.


Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘My Bids’ button displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
My Bids

Click on the ‘Bid Actions’ dropdown field and select the ‘Edit’ option.
Edit Bid
Then you will have the ability to define a new bid amount, ready by date, and edit your detailed message.


Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘My Bids’ button displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
My Bids

Click on the ‘Bid Actions’ dropdown field and select the ‘Withdraw’ option.
Withdraw Bid


You will receive a notification on you Dashboard as well as an email to notify you that you were selected as a candidate for baking a Cake Request.



Working on cake request

Congratulations! You are now the baker of the Cake Request! You may now communicate directly with the Customer via the private message board on the available Workspace.
Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘My Cake Requests’ link displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
My Requests
Click on the ‘Work Actions’ dropdown field and select the ‘View Workspace’ option.
View Workspace
You will then see a section where you will be able to send notification messages to the Customer, and update the status to either ‘Completed’ or ‘Incomplete’.
Manage Workspace


Bakers should update the Cake Request to ‘Completed’ once they have finished the Cake.

Customers should update the Cake Request to ‘Completed’ once they have received the Cake.

Navigate to your dashboard and click on ‘My Cake Requests’ link displayed in the sidebar dashboard.
My Requests
Click on the ‘Work Actions’ dropdown field for the related Cake Request and select the ‘View Workspace’ option.
View Workspace
Then on the Workspace page, click on the ‘Actions’ dropdown field and select the ‘Completed’ option.
Complete Request


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