When trying to expand your business, online platform offers several ways to promote and sell products or services. A great way of advertising, time-tested, is the classified ad. Classified ads can generate a number of advantages over other methods of advertising such as:
- Perhaps the most relevant advantage of classified ads is that you are able to post ads to the visitors of a particular town or country.
- Unlike media such as television or radio, where exposure is limited to certain hours of the day, classified ads are available at any time.
- Classified ads are typically short in description and consist only of text and descriptive pictures with the products or services you offer.
- Low or no cost compared to any other advertising method.
- Many sites offer users the possibility to insert a link in the ad’s content; this way you’ll get quality traffic on your website and increase your website’s authority in major search engines.
TheGoodDeal.co.uk is a free classified ads website operating in UK and belonging to Padawan Group, a young start-up based in London powering free ads websites in 20 countries all around the world. Second-hand market is more and more popular these days, especially as the financial crisis hit Europe: people look for used cars as well as mobile phones and, at the same time, more and more people are used to selling their stuff to be able to afford brand-new items (especially Hi-tech devices).
offers not only several categories to choose from but also a completely free section called “Showcase”, where every seller can advertise his or her ads in one place. The integration with the most popular social media and the mobile app (both free of cost) make it different from its famous competitors.
There is currently a promotion of 10 pounds free credit when you create your profile and publish your first ad: you can use that credit to buy premium options and get your ad more visibility. Anyway any single feature of the website can be used for free without any limitation.