The internet is world of free goodies, from free music, to free movies, to free e-books and for businesses and individuals looking to make money there is free classified ads. A large number of internet users have been using free classified ads for SEO and this is helping their business grow immensely.
Classified ads as most of us know it was used to be placed in newspapers and magazines in little black and white boxes. These weren’t very attractive to look at nor were they the cheapest way, as one had to pay per word in the ads. Though these papers and magazines had considerable reach earlier, they cannot compete with the internet’s reach today. The internet reaches out to millions of users who are logged in round the clock across all continents, making it the world’s biggest marketing tool ever.
As the concept gained popularity, so did websites that offered advertising options for free on their sites. Many websites initially allowed people to place their ads with their favorite font, colors and sizes. But today they give you a lot more, such as the option of adding pictures and for tech savvy people, adding animation and special effects to make their ads look appealing to their customers.