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Buying a Motorcycle or Scooter on Freeads: Our Advice

August 15, 2011 By: Tom (Freeads Blogger) Category: Motors

In line with the car and van buying advice we did last year, we’re now going to share our motorcycle and scooter buying advice.

What to do Before Buying

There are as many different kinds of motorcycles or scooters to choose from as there are people buying them. When you make the decision to buy a new motorcycle or scooter you should consider the following factors:

• Finances
• Physical Locations Driven In
• Environmental Impact

You will also want to take into account what features and accessories a motorcycle or sooter has to offer, for example:

  • Number and Type of Seats
  • Storage Space
  • Performance

The most important factor to take in when considering a motorcycle or scooter is how safe it is. You’ll want to find out if the vehicle has been in any accidents, and find out what the overall safety rating is. (more…)

Buying a Car or Van on Freeads: Our Advice

August 15, 2011 By: Tom (Freeads Blogger) Category: Motors

Car IsolatedContinuing our advice series, here is our buying advice related to items in our second most popular category on the site: motors.

What to do Before Buying

There are as many different kinds of cars or vans to choose from as there are people buying them. When you make the decision to buy a new car or van you should consider the following factors:

  • Finances
  • Family Size
  • Physical Locations Driven In
  • Environmental Impact (more…)

How to Create an Email Alert

August 12, 2011 By: Tom (Freeads Blogger) Category: Using Freeads.co.uk

Have you ever wanted to know how to get hold of new stuff on Freeads before anyone else?

It really is simple – here is a 3 step guide.

  1. Simply browse to your location (e.g. Guildford)
  2. Navigate to your chosen category, or perform a search (e.g. Free Stuff > Household, Search: “Sofa”)
  3. Click “Receive new alerts by email” at the bottom of the listings

Easy!

Any questions? Contact us here

Freeads Newsletter: 8 Tips for Faster Selling

August 02, 2011 By: Tom (Freeads Blogger) Category: News

Improve your ad and make more money now!!
Small changes can make a big difference……

Have you ever placed a classified ad and wondered why your responses weren’t as high as they could be? Well our in-house experts and most experienced sellers have put together a guide to help you earn more

The basics……

  • Research your item
    Check out your rivals to compare price and description.
  • Keep it clear, simple and to the point
    Concise but informative ads get better responses.
  • Watch, Listen, Learn
    Check out our blog’s “how to” section for some great articles, hints, tips and guides on improving your advert

- Find out more –

STAND OUT from the crowd and sell FAST…

  • SHARE your ad
    Tell your friends on facebook, twitter or by email. Word of mouth is the most powerful form of marketing!
  • ADD a photo Read more >
    Customers are 40% more likely to respond to ads with photos
  • UPGRADE your ad Read more >
    Premium and bold ads get up to 10x more exposure.
  • BUMP-UP your ad Read more >
    The older your ad, the lower down the listings it goes reducing your chance of selling.
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So click here to place a free ad or improve your existing one and start making more £££’s today!

Good luck – and happy selling

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