Online Local Classified Ads

Online Local Classified Ads

Classifieds is a form of advertising native to newspapers and then adopted by other printed sources and online publication services. Some sources have only one section of  local classified adsLA times is a good example, others fully consist only from classified – think Craigslist, which is also job posting board.

Source of the name “Classifieds” comes from the fact that those ads are usually spirited into categories or classes: “for sale” –cars, boats etc, “for rent” – apartments, houses and so on. Classifieds can be free or can be sold with cost charged by the word or simply per ad unit, and are usually cheaper the other billboard advertising bi corporations buy and thus are affordable to an individual buyer wanting to sell one or few items.