One of the great advantages of living in the digital age is online classified boards. If you need to buy or sell something, no matter how random, it is just a click away. Today’s younger generation doesn’t save up all their second-hand junk for a weekend garage sale. No, they are taking to the web to peddle their wares.
One of the most popular online classified websites is Craigslist and I am sure many of you are aware of this site. It has been around since the mid 1990s and their old school website design is evidence of this.
There are no flashy ads and distracting popups, just straight up text classifieds. While it does provide for easy navigating, I suspect they keep the basic design to make it seem like less of a commercial business. While the website was completely free for a while, they are gradually making the more commercial categories a pay-per-post model.
Although some classified categories are taken over by the almighty dollar, most categories are still free and open to the masses. This is where you can find some awesome bargains. Continue reading