How to Buy / Shop on Amazon

Well like in any store you first need to find an item that you want to add to your shopping cart and then check out. We’ll cover all the steps you need to know for shopping on Amazon in general, but also specifics to shopping at amazon.se.

To buy / shop on Amazon:

  • Sign into your Amazon account.
  • Look around in the departments and find an item that looks interesting or use the search function if you know what you’re looking for.
  • Review the item and then if you feel like it’s the item click Add to Cart.
  • Click Proceed to Checkout.
  • Enter a shipping address and click Continue.
  • Choose your payment method and click Continue.
  • Click Place Your Order.

Need more detailed steps / information? See our guide below with step-by-step instructions. Step-by-step guide on how to shop on Amazon


1. Sign into your Amazon account.

Type www.amazon.com in your web browser and find the text “Hello, Sign In” hoover over it and then click Sign In. After that you will be prompted with another prompt to enter email of phone number. Do so and in the next window fill in your password then finally press sign-in. If you don’t have an account press New customer? Start here. And follow the instructions there.

2. Look around or search

You’re looking for something let’s say you need a new mobile phone, your not too sure what is out there on the market but you have an idea that you want an iPhone 13.

Now you can go about this two ways, either using departments to filter down to the product you want or use the search tool. To use the search tool just type in the bar that is available everywhere (on the top of the page), make sure its setting is set to all.

You then will get a result like this for example. Click on the item that is interesting and review the item description before adding it to your cart.

If you want to go by departments press the all button in the top left corner under the shop by category tab press Electronics, computers & office. Pressing that will open up another menu in the left sidebar for you, then press Mobile Phones & smart watches. Next use the sidebar on the left to select apple and you will get the whole range of phones for apple.

3. Add the item to your cart.

When you have pressed the item, you’re interested in you’ll face a couple of options. First you will get a lot more information about the item, and you will get the option to chose options for the item if available. As shown in the picture for iPhone 13 Pro Max, here we need to choose what color and size we want on the item. After selecting the options, we want we can either press buy not (which will give a pop-up prompt to quickly buy it) or we can use add to basket. Press add to basket if your not done shopping, if you only want the item your looking at press buy now. Also do note that you can alter the quantity you need / want on the item page.

4. Enter a shipping address.

When you have decided on shopping you need to add and address to send your item too. If you haven’t already created one follow these steps.

your full name, your street address, your unit address (if you live in an apartment, condo, etc.) the city in which you live, the state, province, or region in which you live.

There are additional options underneath “Optional Delivery Preferences”, where you can: choose whether you’re available on weekends to receive delivered packages When you’ve entered all your information, click Continue to move on.

5. Choose your payment method

Follow the onscreen / picture guide to enter the needed information, this goes for credit / debit card. If you’re using another method for payment follow the instructions that amazon gives you when pressing the corresponding button.

Fill in the card number, name on card and the expiration date. Then chose if you want this to be the default payment method or not by ticking the box. You can use VISA, Mastercard or AMEX cards.

6. Review your order

As a last step in the checkout process, you’ll review your order and see that everything looks alright and choose how you want your item delivered. You will have the option of selecting closest Pick-up Point (can be Postnord, Bring or DHL). Or home delivery (Postnord, Bring, Airmee, DHL, UPS). These two options will have different expected delivery times (sometimes the same), and there will be a delivery fee of 29 kr if you don’t have prime and shop below 229 kr.

7. Place your order.

In the review section at the bottom of the page you’ll have a place your order button. Press it to place your order. Congratulations you have now placed your amazon order! And will receive confirmation by mail so all that is left after that is to wait for the item to arrive!