Any person who has to sell a product would like their product to be marketed extensively. Ad posting services are places where a product is displayed through an ad at a place where a certain number of people can view it. Depending upon the quality of the ad posting service, the number of viewers seeing it are determined. There are various online and offline ad posting services that offer different discounts and offers that depend upon the budget.
Alexa Ranking and Google PageRank are two major websites that rank these ad websites depending on various factors such as audience, service, etc. It means if someone is viewing an ad posted on these websites, it will have a higher chance of getting positive reviews. Following are top ten classified ad sites. These rank high in both Google PageRank and Alexa Ranking.
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Here are the Top 10 Best Classified (Ad posting) Sites in The World in 2017-2018
10. eBay Classifieds
Click.in is a free classifieds website with the purpose of establishing contacts for buying and selling goods. It provides free services and the registration is free of cost. However, it is mandatory for a person to agree to the terms and conditions of their policy, without which you cannot proceed further. Other than providing a platform for buying and selling goods, it offers a variety of other services such as email forwarding, discussion forums, and event calendars. It is clearly mentioned on their website that it is only a platform for trade to happen and they do not have any control over the quality of listings.
Recycler.com is a website with a goal of being the best marketplace on the Web. It was re-launched in 2010 as a national website. They have a location-based search technology which allows buyers and sellers to be as local as they want to be. Buyers can also search listings in their local community or do a nationwide search.
Recycler has a results-driven approach that helps both buyers and sellers to reach out to each other and allow good trade to happen.
Locanto.net is one of three major web applications founded by Yalwa in 2006. Its reach is over 60 countries. One good thing about Locanto is that you can make your ad better without depending on the website’s traffic. Locanto.net offers you the option to write HTML codes, upload pictures, and also put a link to your website. All this for free! It also has both local search and nationwide search for those looking for specific results.
Launched in 1977 with a mission to connect buyers and sellers, theflyer.com is still going strong providing a broad array of advertising solution products to the world. It is owned and operated locally in the stores that theflyer.com serves. The target display banner can be customized according to the customer needs. It also takes care completely about the SEO management to that the advertisement gets the maximum benefit it possibly can. In addition to classifieds service, they also print their own magazines and act as a printing company when needed.
Being an Indian classified advertising platform, Quikr was walked its way to fame with some super efforts. Founded by Pranay Chulet and Jiby Thomas in 2008, it quickly became a platform that helps a community to buy, sell, or rent items from the specified categories. These range from as simple products as mobiles to real estate. Quikr now covers 90 cities across India. Recently, it even launched an ad campaign targeting brand marketers and ad agencies.
Sell.com is a merchant advertising and e-commerce site where you can sell and buy electronics, pets, cars etc. Founded in 1999, it was created to provide a better way for e-commerce to work. One good thing about this website is that sellers have direct access to decision-makers, which is a feature missing in many of the classified websites. Its high ranking in Google PageRank itself reflects its quality in its service. Millions of users use it every day to post ads and buy goods.
With more than 15 Million monthly users, Oodle provides users with friendly local marketplaces to buy, sell, and trade goods. It is operated by Oodle Holdings, LLC.
American Listed is a local online advertisement classified advertisements websites that covers all the states in the United States of America. Its services include car rentals, electronics and real estate among much more. It believes that for a customer to buy, rent or sell any goods should be a hassle-free experience. It has recently also begun to reach out to local fundraising organisations and it donates a 100 percent of the ad fee to the chosen charity.
No list is complete without the mention of OLX. One can sell anything ranging from clothing and handicrafts to laptops and furniture on it. Moreover, a person need not be registered on the website to put up an item for sale or to buy one. Ads can be posted for free and are displayed to a large number of viewers. It was founded in 2006 by Fabrice Grinda and Alec Oxenford. With its headquarters in New York, United States, it currently has its operations live in 45 countries with around thousand employees who work for it full time.
The above lists attempt to cover a diverse area of classifieds websites, but with so many options available, it comes down to a person’s specific needs while trading and what one wishes to advertise by which the best one for the specific user is chosen. All of the websites allow ad posting free of cost and charge no user registration.