Over tens of billions of dollars (yes, billions, with a ‘B,’ not millions) has been spent online over the past decade. That’s a lot, right?
However, what many people do not realize is those big score sales transpired as a result of utilizing online classifieds. And one of the most popular of these online classifieds is Craigslist.
Online classifieds are now found all throughout the world. Moreover, in the United States alone, millions of people shop online each and every month through online classifieds. Cars, bikes, houses, planes (well, almost), as well as everyday products and services, are advertised and purchased through online classifieds.
Do you have a product that you want to sell immediately or slightly damaged or discontinued? Here is a practical and efficient strategy to turn those products into profit. Sell those products via Online Classifieds like Craigslist or eBay at a reduced price. With this strategy, products that would usually collect dust in storage can find a second life on Online Classifieds!
Do you want to know the best part about online classifieds like eBay and Craigslist? It is free in the case of Craigslist or inexpensive to list items on eBay! You can advertise an unlimited number of products on these websites.
In fact, the biggest hurdle that you may have is uploading images and writing the ad copy for your item. But, you don’t have to worry about that either, you can always find someone to do that work for you. In fact, you could probably find a freelancer, to handle all the details of posting on the website on a daily or weekly basis. You could even post an advertisement on Craigslist to find that person!
While eBay may take a little more time and have fees associated with it, you can usually sell your products for more than on Craigslist. Craigslist is very much like an on-line garage sale.
There are other similar online classifieds you can take advantage of like Backpage or Kijiji. They are similar to Craigslist, but they do not get the volume of visitors and prospects.
Using these free classified ad websites is an easy and profitable way to sell your stuff online. If this type of marketing works with your product or service, you may want to make it a permanent part of your overall marketing strategy.
By the way, if you are ready to monetize your business more effectively and accelerate your business results, let’s connect. I know we can help.