On Paxful offers are specific trade proposals with a separate dedicated page. These proposals have fixed currency, bitcoin exchange rates, and payment methods. Offer pages are listed publicly in dedicated sections of Paxful website.
There are 2 offer types: Sell offers and Buy offers.
Sell offer is a proposal for bitcoin owners to sell their BTC in exchange for the payment method set in the offer. If you decide to buy bitcoin - a Sell offer will be created.
Buy offer is an advertisement created by bitcoin vendor, who wants a user to buy his BTC. If you decide to sell bitcoin - a Buy offer will be created.
Who can create an offer?
An offer can be created by any user. It is important to note that some of the offers require a bond, a minimum balance in your Paxful wallet or KYC.
Why create an offer?
You can trade on Paxful by searching for existing offers. But in this case, you depend on the terms of others. Creating your own offer gives an option to set your own terms, trade partner-related requirements and create a flow of trades.