Can I post Craigslist ad in multiple cities?

Cross-posting a general ad in multiple cities is considered spam and goes against Craigslist’s terms of use, but it may be considered legitimate if you live near two cities and your ad is appropriate for both communities. If you try to post two similar ads at the same time, you’ll get a blocked message.

How do I repost a Craigslist ad in a different city?

Move your mouse to the right side of the Craigslist homepage, click “US States” then select the name of the state where you want to post. Click the name of the city where you want to post. Post your ad. Click the “Post to Classifieds” button, select a category, then input a title, price, location and description.

How do I change the location of my Craigslist post?

If you create an account at Craigslist, you can change your default region by clicking “My Account” on the left side of the main Craigslist page; then select “Account Settings” and choose your location from the “default site” drop-down menu.

Can you post Craigslist nationwide?

While posting your ad or browsing for a deal, you may realize that Craigslist allows posting only to a single geographic area, and it does not have a built-in nationwide search function.

How long do ads stay on Craigslist?

30 days
Although there are specific guidelines for how long an ad stays on Craigslist based on the type of ad and posting locale, the service has a list of master guidelines that supersede the others. Under these guidelines, all job postings expire after 30 days for paid ads and 45 days for free ads.

Does it cost to repost on Craigslist?

Craigslist allows you to move free ads by renewing them, although you can only renew an ad every 48 hours. For paid ads, you must pay another fee to get the ads moved to the top. The method for renewing or reposting ads varies depending on whether or not you use a Craiglist account.

How do I change my category and area on Craigslist?

Using Your Craigslist Account

  1. Go to the Craigslist website and click on “My Account.” Scroll down, and input your email or username.
  2. Find your ad under “Posting.” Go to “Manage” next to it, and click “Edit” so that the edit posting screen loads.
  3. Make the necessary changes to your ad.

Is Craigslist Only in America?

It became a web-based service in 1996 and expanded into other classified categories. It started expanding to other U.S. and Canadian cities in 2000, and now covers 70 countries. As of August 9, 2012, over 700 cities and areas in 70 countries had Craigslist sites.

How many ads can I post on Craigslist per day?

Craigslist suggests only posting once every 48 hours. Some dealers post as many as 10 to 15 ads per day, or more. Whether or not a dealer will be flagged for over-posting depends entirely on their posting habits and how they are viewed by the Craigslist community in their local area.

Does Craigslist have posting limit?

According to the rules listed on Craigslist’s website, users may post in only one category in one geographical area once every 48 hours. Following these posting rules are essential: If you post too often or post similar ads in different locations too close to one another, the ads will be blocked.

What happened to dating on Craigslist?

However, Craigslist Personals has been shut down. This was done in response to a new law passed by Congress that gave internet sites liability for some things posted on the site. Since Craigslist didn’t want to have any legal liabilities, they decided to shut down the personals section for good.

How can I place a Craigslist post in multiple cities?

Spread your postings – don’t bombard the site with multiple adverts at the same time. Your goal is to make each account look like a regular individual is posting simple adverts. Don’t abuse and stuff keywords especially in automotive sections. Careful with special characters especially in titles e.g / & ( ) **** !!! etc.

Can you post more than one advert on Craigslist?

The problem is of course, that Craigslist limits you to a single advert places on a single board. Even if it’s wildly successful, then you can’t post it again. If you do try then your adverts will be ghosted (i.e. not appear) plus your account runs the risk of being flagged as spam which will affect all future attempts too.

Do you need multiple IP addresses to post on Craigslist?

Indeed if you’re outside your target geographic region then you’ll be unable to post anything. In order to really leverage the power of Craigslist across multiple cities and even countries, then you need access to multiple IP addresses in different locations.

What do you need to post on Craigslist?

Important fields include: posting title: your post’s name. It will appear in the main list of posts. posting description: the body of your post. reply to: the email address you want to use for responses. Please enter it twice.