Thu 8 Feb 2007
The Advantages Of Free Classified Ads
These days, the Internet gives everyone a platform for selling their products and services. By now, we all know that Internet Marketing is a cost-effective method of reaching out to virtual communities around the world. If you are looking for ways to enhance your web presence or just trying to get rid of old furniture via a garage sale, you can advertise through the free classified ads on the Internet.
Unlike newspaper ads, posting free classified ads is hassle free and fast. There are several websites that let you place classified ads for free! Some sites require detailed information before placing the ad, but others choose to eliminate the registration procedure altogether. Some websites require you to give your email address for verification. The email address may also be required in case your ad needs to be modified.
The basic rule of thumb for writing ads is that the ad should be crisp, clean and professional. Long and elaborate ads often fail to attract customers online. Ideally, the ad should not be more than 100 words. Your ad also has to give the right information. The ad should inform customers about the products being offered for sale and the advantages of buying your products and services.
The title of your ad should be precise and have a strong connection to the product. The ad should be placed in the relevant category of a particular site. Failing to choose the right category may lead to cancellation of your ad on that site.
So for a quick sales boost, do what I do - use the free online classifieds. It costs you nothing but 5 minutes of your time!