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.