In this era of internet, online classified ads is now a better way to get your stuff sold, buy things or just find something with a few clicks. Many of these high traffic websites have huge userbase and also allow free posting of your advertisement. Here is a list of top online classified websites.
1 Craigslist 51
This website provides a vast resource of almost everything like jobs, services, goods, housing, local activities, romance etc. The nickname or alternate web address of this site is cl.com. Jim Buckmaster is the CEO of craiglist and Craig Newmark started it in the year 1995. With over 30 billion pages viewed per month, craiglist is available in different languages like English, Dutch, Danish, German, French, Italian, Filipino, Turkish, Swedish, Spanish, and Portuguese.
2 Kijiji 536
After its launch in the year 2005, Kijiji quickly became the most popular local classifieds website in Canada. Residents of the same city found it convenient to sell, trade, buy, and help each other with services, jobs, goods, housing and cars. Kijiji is also famous to be a website which offers you a service to recycle your goods.
3 Backpage 599
Backpage is a hugely popular classifieds site dealing with all sorts of things that you would have liked in a classifieds site. Whether it’s regarding the sale of an apartment next to your house or requirement of a lead guitarist in a metal band, you can find everything here. It is pretty easy to use and the site is operated from Phoenix and Dallas. You also have the option to post your ads and make it prominent among the rest through various premium placements.
4 Quickr 547
Launched in 2008, Quickr is an online classified site based in India and only serves Indian market. Just like other leading classified sites, it also offers city based classified websites where user can find other classifieds or post their own free ad. They currently offer more than 160 categories and covers 83 cities. The site was earlier known as Kijiji.in and part of eBay’s Kijiji network.
5 Gumtree 850
Michael Pennington and Simon Crookall are the founders of this website which was mainly aimed towards housing classified ads especially for the people of London. Now with over 13.7 million users every month, it boasts of being the top classified site in the U.K. One can find everything here such as jobs, cars, flats, furniture, tutors, and many other things. Recently it made a record of attracting 11.1 million users in a week and spans across 48 cities in the United Kingdom and Scotland.
6 TradeMe.co.nz 1644
Founded in 1999 by a new zealander guy, Trademe.co.nz is a leading online auction and classified site in New Zealand. They have reported 3+ million active users 6.8+ million monthly unique visitors every month.
7 Classified Ads 2654
It is a free classified ads site that deals with everything starting like real estate, cars, jobs, furniture, etc. Nothing is charged from the users for posting, browsing, contacting sellers whereby a lot of effort is made towards filtering and monitoring the contents of the website. Operating worldwide this site guarantees the delivery of quality goods and has a lot of popularity among its users.
8 OLX 3525
Irrespective of your place of residence, you can use this website to trade, buy, sell, organise, discuss and meet different people. It is an online classifieds site which is totally free, operating in 96 countries and 40 different languages. It is a privately held company found in the year 2006, and has grown ever since by building separate dedicated sites for different countries.
9 eBay Classifieds 3526
Part of eBay’s Kijiji network is aimed towards making life easier and simpler for people by offering almost everything like cars, bikes, apartment, babysitter, jobs etc. This site has been operating worldwide from the year 2004 and is based in San Jose, California. With over 150,000 posts every month and millions of users, it is surely one of the top classified ads site.
10 Oodle 4403
This site is here to use the power of social media to reinvent online classifieds. Consumers regard it as a good marketplace to trade, sell or buy. It is a private organisation based in San Mateo, California. With more than 15 million users, Oodle operates in different networks of online marketplaces including Marketplace found on Facebook and Oodle. Real estate agents, car dealers and local property managers can join the site and make good use of it. It has partnership with leading corporations like autotrader.co.uk to sell its Oodle Pro product.
11 AdPost 5144
Adpost is a free classified ads posting website where one can place their ads regarding any item including business opportunities. It is host to a number of different categories of items including cars, property, bikes, jobs etc. Being in the business for over twelve years this site definitely is a good place to post ads for free.
12 AdLandPro 5813
Offering free advertising, promotion, networking or marketing services. Since its establishment in the year 1996 it has been offering its users with free and paid ad services. People all over the U.S are offered with an affordable and complete solution for their small businesses and it also gives a lot of benefits home entrepreneurs.
13 USFreeAds 8085
Since its launch in the year 1999, USFreeads has been attracting a lot of traffic and gaining popularity. People living in the United States of America can view a list of classified ads on 50 different websites. Featuring an ad in the website means that it will be shown on the local websites including the main website.
14 Yakaz 8619
Yakaz is a website that deals with free classified ads and helps people to exchange or meet locally. It was founded in the year 2005 and focuses on technology and innovation that allows users to share information safely and instantly. Its service is available in 190 different countries across the globe and in 50 different languages.
15 iNetGiant 11718
iNetGiant is among the rapidly growing online classified websites. Presently this website serves to over 50 countries worldwide and offers its users with vast resources of various products in various categories like business, services, vehicles, properties, jobs, community, etc. It is pretty easy to post your ad out here and to make it popular the site offers you with various options.
16 ePage 13256
Founded in the year 1994, this website is one of the oldest “.com” companies dealing with auction and classified services. With 3 billion classified ads and 850,000 users every month its network has grown vastly. EPage Affiliate is their premium service where branded auction and classified services are provided for different websites.
17 AdsGlobe 14954
This is one of the top classified ads website serving over millions of users and covering more than 12 advertising zones. Users get the benefit of posting unlimited number of free ads in any category like merchandise, real estate, jobs, autos, services, business pages etc. The service is available over millions of cities across 150 countries.
18 Classifieds For Free 15651
This site was launched in the year 1996 and is a website for free classified ads. Sellers get a wonderful opportunity to advertise their products through this website as numerous categories of products are available. One can post unlimited number of free and local ads which stays for seven days. Covering 600 cities in the U.S, it operates globally across 60 nations.
19 WebClassifieds 16646
It is a powerful advertising website dealing with free classified ads. It offers its services to the residents of the US and you can buy, trade, advertise, and sell almost everything out here. Unlimited number of free ads can be posted in the site and numerous options are available to the user to enhance their ads.
20 WebCosmo 16747
Webcosmo is a Massachusetts based website company found in the year 2007. It offers its users with the advantage of posting unlimited classified and free ads related to events, housing, services, community, resumes, gigs etc. Presently Webcosmo is offering its services to 40 countries worldwide and provides easy features like event calendars and community postings on its site.
21 Pennysaverusa 17291
Pennysaverusa is a company that is passionate about connecting different sellers and buyers across the country and bring out the best values. They are dedicated towards helping small businesses and their online product “Powersites”, help them get recognised online. With a publication of over 800 local editions, 9.1 million copies are mailed to various households in California.
22 Hoobly 17322
Hoobly is classified ad website operating worldwide since its inception in the year 2003. Although pets and animals is a popular category on the website there are other useful categories too. You need to create an account in order to post your ads in the website and presently there are about 25,000 active advertisements on the site.
23 WantedWants 17413
WantedWants.com is definitely one of the top sources for free classified ads. This site operates globally and you can find everything that you look forward for a classified site. There is no need for the user to create an account to get started and post their ads. Just post your ads and you will be contacted through your e-mail regarding the services or products you are offering.
24 ReCycler 18971
With its re-launch in the year 2010, recycler is one of the best places for local buyers and sellers in the U.S. One can find a variety of categories with huge lists of products ranging from classic cars, motorcycles to commercial property, houses etc. People who need to sell their products can create their accounts and start posting their ads with the modern ad creation tools available.
25 AbleWise 19013
This website for online classifieds was started in the year 2007 and offers its services to people all over the globe. With over 5 million viewers every year it helps numerous classified advertisers to sell their products. Up to 200 ads can be posted at a time along with the facility to modify and re-post unlimited number of ads.
26 Claz 19809
Claz is generally used as a search engine for classified ads. At once a user can get access to over two hundred classified websites, forums and message boards. One is provided with the advantage of searching nationwide or within a radius of 250 miles. Users can post their ads for free and various other features are offered to increase the listing.
27 Kedna 20544
Kedna Classifieds is a family based company with its headquarters in Homestead, FL and was found in the year 2006. The website offers the citizens of the U.S with thousands of classified advertisements operating across 18,868 cities and towns. It offers its users with affordable online advertising and helps businesses to make their mark through online marketing.
28 DomesticSale 20754
DomesticSale is free classified ads website and host to a wide range of product categories like real estate, jobs, vacation, events, autos, etc. It promises the users of content that is absolutely trash free and prevents your ads from getting buried under garbage. The services are available worldwide and the most modern technology is used to filter the products.
29 FreeAdLists 26204
FreeAdLists website was developed with only one aim of offering its users with opportunity to place their advertisements for free and let people know about their products. One of the best features of the site is that it allows users to post requests regarding the services and products which they are searching for. It operates worldwide and uses the latest technology to help its users find appropriate services or products.
30 Americanlisted 27113
Americanlisted was found in the year 2007 and offers the americans with a safe and simple way to buy and sell services or products within their city/area. It is absolutely free and users are not required to sign up or create an account. It is easy to use and offers quick service for the products that are searched.
31 FreeClassifieds 33227
FreeClassidieds.com is a free classified ad site providing services only in US. All ads posted in site stay for 90 days. Users need to register an account to post ads. It also provides city sites for classified ads.
32 FreeAdCity 59498
This is a free classified ads website operating in the US. Users have the advantage to sell or buy items without the need to pay success or listing fees. The 20 main categories that are available in the site can be further divided into sub-categories offering users with wide range of products.