Frequently Asked Questions Answers
About Posting an Ad
How do I post an ad on Go Local Classified ?
Posting an ad on GoLocalClassified is simple. Just click on Publish a Listing bottom located at the top of every page or click on Publish Your Ad button on the footer of every page, just fill details and add an attractive image, your ad will be posted instantly.
How long does my ad remain posted on GoLocalClassified ?
Your ad stays live for 90 days. However, you can Pause, delete or disable your ad. You can delete or disable your ad by logging into the user Dashboard section on the site.
How much does it cost to post an ad on GoLocalClassified ?
Posting your ads on GoLocalClassified is completely free. You may post any number of unique ads on GoLocalClassified. There is also premium member available.
How will interested visitors contact me?
Depending upon the details you have provided while posting your ad, you can have respondents contact you directly through email, SMS or call and through your website. Alternatively, they can send you a snail mail. We publish all your details on the site except your email-id which remains hidden. This is done to safeguard your privacy.
How to hyperlink URL on GoLocalClassified ?
Just write down your website URL in the description field, it will automatically hyperlink to your website.
About Responding to any Ad
How do I check the responses to my ad?
You will receive sms/email of your ad responses on your mobile/email provided at the time of ad posting. You can also check your ad page directly if someone commented on your ad.
How do I increase the responses to my ad?
You should follow the ad posting instructions carefully and should provide detailed and relevant information about your provide with image to attract the maximum and relevant responses. Alternatively, you should promote your ad to social networks.
How do I respond to Ad?
You can directly respond to the ad of your choice by using contact form provided at sidebar for each ad. Alternately, you can call/sms/post to the advertisers depending upon the contact details provided by the advertiser. You can also use the comment form to post your query on the same page.
About Managing Ads
How long does it take an ad to get approved?
We approve 99% of the ads instantly.
How to modify my Ad?
To manage your ad details login to your account and click on ‘edit ad’ link given with each ad.
How to remove my Ad?
Just login to your account and click on ‘remove ad’ or ‘delete ad’ link given with each ad.
How to repost my ad?
You can only repost expired ads and the ads marked as sold by you. To repost your ad login to your account and click on "Repost my ad" given for each ad.
Why has been my ad rejected/deleted?
This may happen due to any of these reasons:
1. If your ad has expired.
2. If your ad has duplicate and/or inappropriate content.
3. If your ad talks about illegal material and/or procedures.
4. If the email or mobile mentioned in your ad does not exist.
5. If there is a genuine complaint against your ad.
Spam, Abuse and Complaints
How can I complain about an ad?
Please contact us at our Contact Page or through email with ad URL of that ad. You can also use our "Report as" or "Mark as" dropdown field given on every listing page. There can be three main below mentioned reasons to complain an ad:
1. Miscategorization: The ad has content that is not related to its category.
2. Spam: The ad has been duplicated or is false.
3. Abuse: The ad has content and/or images that are inappropriate and unsocial.
How can I contact GoLocalClassified?
You can contact us at Contact Page. Feel free to contact us we will be happy to hear from you.
Why is a false ad posted on my behalf and how do I complain about it?
GoLocalClassified is a free online classified site. A third party may have used your name and contact details to post a false ad. We deeply apologize for this and requested you to report the ad as ‘Spam’ by using our report as feature which given on every listing page. You may write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will remove your ad at the earliest.
Why is my ad still showing on search engines?
Even though GoLocalClassified has deleted your ad, it is likely that your ad features in Google and/or other search engines. This happens due to indexation. The search engines like Google have indexed your ads and thus it takes time for them to completely remove your ad from their end. We would request you to wait for at least 48 hours and then check again. The search engine systems will automatically remove your ad during that time.