Classifieds Ad still remains the best form of advertising that is short, cheap and converts well for classified products / services. From traditional newspapers to magazine, TV and radio and now spreading fast in online medium, classified ads still play a key role as medium for selling one’s goods/services.
As internet growth and connectivity is getting more and more advanced in Nigeria, the need for online activities like online shopping, researching, socializing etc is getting more popular also. One field specific industry growing fast online is the classified ads industry.
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I have researched and listed the 5 tops classified websites in Nigeria. Starting from the top to bottom, check out the list below.
OLX Nigeria who are currently operating from the domain www.olx.com.ng remains Nigeria’s N0. 1 classified ads site. OLX Nigeria commence operation in Nigeria in early 2012 and since then they have been able to outsmart their main rival, (the defunct tradestable.com.ng) which they recently acquired. OLX Nigeria is the Nigerian version of olx.com.
You do not necessary need to open an account on OLX.com.ng to post ad but you can if you so wish.
Jiji.ng are the fastest growing classified ads website in Nigeria since 2015 but still remains behind OLX Nigeria. Just like olx, Jiji is free for both buyers and sellers. As a Seller on Jiji, you can perform the below activities;
- Post free Ads with pictures to sell
- Update, make Top of The Page your ads to get maximum efficiency from selling
- Get calls and messages only from real people, cause we require every user to register
As a Buyer you can:
- Buy anything, simply call or send message to seller and agree purchase with sellers directly
- Leave a review after deal is accomplished
Ady Nigeria who uses the domain ady.ng to functions started around mid 2014 and since then has been consistence. Posting ad on Ady.ng is as simple as ABC.
Locanto Nigeria is a free classified ads site operating from locanto.com.ng. Locanto Nigeria is the Nigerian version of Locanto.com worldwide classifieds website that helps you with all your local needs. Locanto offers free local trading in over 60 countries. The Locanto website is available in 5 languages and is being operated by a small team of classifieds enthusiasts.
Efritin.com is a website where you can buy and sell almost everything. The best deals are often done with people who live in your own city or on your own street, so on Efritin.com it’s easy to buy and sell locally. All you have to do is select your region.
It’s completely free to publish a classified ad on Efritin.com, and it takes you less than 2 minutes. You can sign up for a free account and post ads easily every time.