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Top Free Classified Ads Websites in Nigeria

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As soon as we say classified sites the first few names that come across are OLX, Jiji. Classified Ads Websites are a boom to especially the small business owners, or for those looking to buy or sell used stuff. The best part is that most of the classified sites offer free service and help online marketers, advertisers or freelancers to promote their work and business. That’s not all, as you can also buy and sell houses, automobiles, etc. apart from promoting your products, websites, services and more.

The whole purpose of placing ads on the classified ads websites is to draw traffic to your business as these sites are visited by a large number of people on a daily basis. Advertising on these sites increases the visibility to your website or blogs as well, hence this method is being used by several webmasters to boost SEO (search engine optimization). You can place backlinks on high PR sites to improve your website’s rank in the search engine results pages.

Why Classified Ads?

You are a small business owner or marketing professional and your budget is limited. You need a free advertising solution that can potentially reach new customers. Therefore, classified ads are the way to go.

 

So let’s a take a quick look at these Free Classified Ads Websites in Nigeria.

Classified Ads Websites

Jiji

Undoubtedly one of the top classified sites in the category, Jiji provides a local platform to advertise and promote your services, post jobs, buy and sell a property, while their more sections dedicated to discussion forums.

OLX

With www.olx.com.ng you can buy and sell more than just personal items locally in Nigeria. You can also place free ad postings on this site if you are a local goods and services seller. The site also lists jobs, buy and sell electronics items, offer services and more.

Ammire Classifieds

Ammire.com is one of the biggest business ads posting site that lets you post ads for free like, rentals, automobile, business opportunity, merchandise, services, employment and more.

Ammire’s goal is to create a healthier online classified ads platform which I think is a good way to go for the future of classified ads in Nigeria.  

Cheki.com

This specializes in cars. If you want to sell your vehicle or buy a new one, place an advertisement here. Before long, you will find the right person and even conclude a profitable deal. The portal is very responsive and convenient. For a quick search, you may specify the car type, price, and other data.

Efritin.com

This is one of the new classified websites in Nigeria. It is making waves through their adverts spread across all online platforms and even Tv. They are gaining popularity by the day.

Locanto.com.ng

This website is the Nigeria version of the worldwide locanto.com classified adverting website.

 

Here are others for your consideration

Afribaba.com.ng

Ng.globalfreeads.com

Ibileworld.com

Car.com.ng

Advertise.com.ng

Car.jumia.com

Free Classified Ads Websites are a great way to get the good backlinks to your website. Given there are no follow links, they are still good to have, so a user can get to your website, which indirectly helps with SEO and page rank as long as that person does not bounce (leave the site right away).

Classified ads websites may or may not work for your business. In theory, classified ads are a great idea for free advertising, but you still have to keyword optimize your ads for full effectiveness. Sites like Craiglist have their posts indexed and crawled by Google, so keyword optimized ads also have a chance to appear in organic searches if you write the ad copy in an SEO friendly way.