A widespread network of online classifieds and community websites, Gumtree is making a speedy and simple way for people to connect with the person or thing they want to find. People can get information about everything from cars, jobs and flats to pets, furniture, tutors and much more at this website. It is biggest website of the UK for local community classifieds. Gumtree makes journeys of users easy, effective, and enjoyable. The aim of Gumtree is to provide people an easy to use tool by which they rapidly find they might be seeking.
Gumtree.com was launched in March 2000 by Simon Crookall and Michael Pennington as a local London classified ads and community site. It was intended to help people in getting started with accommodation, employment and meeting with new people. At present, 60 cities across 6 countries such as UK, Ireland, Poland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa are covered by Gumtree. People can also post ads for free or paid, depends on category of the merchandise and the geological market at this website. Suppliers may carry their listing forward by featured placements under product categories or on the homepage. Categories at Gumtree include for sale, pets, services, cars, vans & motorbikes, housing, community, jobs, etc.
Posting ad on Gumtree is very simple and in most categories it is also free of cost. Gumtree requires investment for developments to the website, online marketing, national TV advertising, and more to maintain the quality of responses estimated from Gumtree so it applies charges for some ads. Few ads, such as 5 or less useful job ads each year and two rental ads each year, are completely free. But for companies/estate agents/landlords and others post ads in Jobs and Rental categories regularly or in their Business Services category, they have charged some fees.
How to post an ad?
Visit www.Gumtree.com, click on the ‘Post an ad’ button that is situated at the top of homepage. You need to select your location such as region, and state or country, as well as the category in which you want to post ad, then press on ‘Continue’ option. You will be directed to the next page, where you need to add title, price, description of your product, local area, post code, picture, and youtube video URL of product. Enter your information such as name, email address, phone number, password, and then select the option from email or phone to get response.
How to search an ad?
Visit www.Gumtree.com, you will see the search option on the top, enter the product name you want to find, and city or state, then click on ‘Search’ option. You will get a result page which show you a list of that kind of products, select your preferred product. As you select your product, you will get this ad’s complete information.
You do not require an account to post ads at Gumtree website but if you have an account, then you can easily post and manage your ads with a single login. You can also edit your ad by changing the information & price, adding or removing pictures at any time. As your ad will expire, you can delete it and as long as your ad meets the posting rules, it will stay online.