How to sell fast
1. Get it right
Putting you ad in the right category and sub category is very important, most
people search the ads by category. If your ad is in right category it will get more
attention and views and chances of selling fast will increase. If you are not sure
which category your ad should be, take time to browse some categories and have
an idea about where you should post it.
2. Follow the template
Always try to follow the ad template; it will help you itself where to put things,
contact details and website links should go into the designated place. Upload the
photos and describe your ad in the description box.
3. Describe it
Describe everything about your ad in the description box; include all the important
things which you think your ad’s viewers should know. Be honest with the
description to avoid any future disputes. Use clear and simple words. You can put
your ad in 3 languages. Tamil, Sinhala and English. Ads that have clear
description are likely to get more attention from the users. You can add multiple
items in one ad if you are selling them together, otherwise you will need to create
individual ads. This might cost you fee depending on what you are advertising.
4. Use simple language
Keep the language simple and easy in you ad; don’t use difficult words, use
keywords and information that will help users.
5. Get the price right
Clearly state the price you are looking for your item/ service. Do not invite bids,
you can only invite near offers, as it is not an auction site.
6. Use pictures
Use actual photos in your ad. Don’t use catalogue images or photos from
internet. Take photos in good lighting.
7. Promote the ad.
You can promote your ads to get more views. When you will have more views
you will have more chances to sell fast for the price you are looking for.