Yellow pages and classified advertisements are important part of our lives, as they contain all the needed information about local businesses, service providers and both private and public enterprises. Today, all the information is one click away, as all classified advertisements providers are available online. Most of them are area based advertisement providers with complete information, contact details, route directions and customer feedbacks. One such U.S country renowned classifiers are Craigslist which covers all its big and small places.
Craigslist services were started by Craig Newmark in 1995. The service became web-based in 1996 and today, it is available in all over U. S and also available in 70 other countries. This American website publishes classified advertisements for all kinds of jobs, sales, community services, meetings and service providers like dry cleaners, rug cleaners or item sellers. Other than covering big areas of U.S, Craigslist also provides its services to small towns of U.S like Medford.
In the beginning of 1995, newcomer Craig Newmark started email distribution lists for local events for software and internet developers in Sans Francisco area. Later on, the business grew on word of mouth and people other than software and internet developers started using the list. People made it a job or service finding list and a new category was added to the list, namely, the jobs category. As the demand for new categories increased, the list grew and the list turned web-based in 1996. Newmark registered the website under the name, “craigslist.org” and turned it to a profit making company in 1999. By early 2000’s the search engine of the company expanded, many new categories got introduced; the company grew all over U.S and in few other countries.
Craigslist is one of the leading classified service providers of the U.S with maximum new job listings in each of its categories. The services provided by this classified advertisement provider include traditional housing, commercial and land buying and selling advertisements, different types of community announcements and notices, job vacancies and hiring advertisements. People can also post personal advertisements in the portal and the different local service providers like plumbers, rug cleaners or construction workers can post their advertisements. The company also has a section called the “gigs” which helps people post low-paying internship job advertisements as well as unpaid jobs advertisements for free of cost. All the advertisements, notices and announcement posted in the website is local business based and the area searched is specific.
Craigslist Medford has the complete list of locally operated business holders and different service providers of Medford. The companies are listed properly in different sections of classified advertisements in the website. With the help of search button people can easily find what they require from the website. The website promotes all local enterprises and professionals and is highly beneficial for the searchers and the advertisement publishers. The rates for publishing classified advertisement are quite affordable and the search tool is free of cost.